By: Angela Y. Walton-Raji
Heritage Books, Inc: 2007
Seller ID: W4473
Condition: 242 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 242 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc
In 1907, the Indian Territory became the State of Oklahoma. To qualify for the payments and land allotments set aside for the Five Civilized Tribes, the former slaves of these nations had to apply for official enrollment, thus producing testimonies of immense value to todayâ€™s genealogist. In this expanded edition, Ms. Walton-Raji shows where to find and how to use the Indian Freedman Records, discusses Black Indians and Tri-Racial groups, explores the lifestyle of Indian ancestors, and presents Cherokee, Creek, Choctaw, Chickasaw and Seminole case studies. Appendices include: documents ... View More...