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1890 Cherokee Nation Census Indian Territory (Oklahoma)

By: Barbara Benge

Price: $88.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2002

Seller ID: B2011

ISBN: 0788420119

Condition: 863 pages, 8.5x11, 2002, 8.5x11, paper, index, 2 vols., 863 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This book is a transcription of the 1890 Cherokee Nation Census in the same format used by the Federal 1890 census. This census will help bridge the gap between the 1880 Cherokee Nation census and the Dawes roll done in 1902. Entries are grouped by districts-Canadian, Cooweescoowee, Delaware, Flint, Goingsnake, Illinois, Saline, Sequoyah, Tahlequah, and Orphans. The transcription of this census is divided into two volumes that include names, race, age, marital status and sex, with additional remarks by the original census takers.863 pages, 8.5x11, 2002, 8.5x11, paper, index, 2 vols., 863 p... View more info

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1880 Cherokee Nation Census, Indian Territory (Oklahoma) [2-volumes]

By: Barbara L. Benge

Price: $78.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2000)

Seller ID: B1576

ISBN: 0078841576X

Condition: 606 pages, 8.5x11, (2000), 2006, 8.5x11, paper, index, 2 vols, 606 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This book is a transcription of the 1880 Cherokee Nation census, complete with census card numbers, which were added in 1900. The Dawes Commission used these census cards for tribal enrollment, and each tribe had their own census cards. Some persons may appear on multiple cards if they were adopted by an associated tribe, as in the case of the Shawnee and Delaware who often appear on Cherokee census cards. There are also separate cards for the Freedmen of the tribe.Entries are grouped by districts-Canadian, Cooweescoowee, Delaware, Flint, Goingsnake, Illinois, Saline, Sequoyah, Tahlequah and O... View more info

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Miscellaneous Cherokee and Choctaw Records, 1800-1900

By: Bob Curry

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2001)

Seller ID: C1912

ISBN: 0788419129

Condition: 58 pages, 8.5x11, (2001), 2008, 8.5x11, paper, index, 58 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Contains a wealth of transcribed payment rolls for the Cherokee and Choctaw Indian Nations: the Eastern Cherokee Annuity Roll, the 1856 Choctaw Annuity Roll, a list of Choctaw students educated in the States, and Choctaw Civil War soldiers. These rolls have never-before been formally published. The transcribed bible records from Rhoda Pitchlynns lost bible are also included. The Pitchlynns were a prominent Choctaw family in Indian Territory. The original Indian Rolls are housed at the Bureau of Indian Affairs in Washington D.C. The Eastern Cherokee Annuity Roll of 1871 lists full name, Miller ... View more info

Cherokee Claims for Transportation and Subsistence, Special File 154: Vol. 1

By: Dawn C. Stricklin

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2004)

Seller ID: S0918

ISBN: 1585499188

Condition: 236 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2004), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 236 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


236 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2004), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 236 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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The Buffalo Ridge Cherokee: A Remnant of a Great Nation Divided

By: Horace R. Rice, Ed.D

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1995)

Seller ID: R0296

ISBN: 0078840296X

Condition: 348 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1995), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 348 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Preliminary chapters give the historical background of the Cherokees, from their first encounters with European settlers through the Revolution and many broken treaties to the infamous Trail of Tears. Other chapters explain how careless record keeping through previous generations has recorded the bi- and tri-racial people of the Buffalo Ridge as white, black, mulatto or free colored without acknowledging the Native American heritage which is the most prevalent of all the racial types in the area. Dr. Rice provides wonderful information about particular families in the area, accumulated through... View more info

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Cherokee by Blood: Volume 1, Records of Eastern Cherokee Ancestry in the U. S. Court of Claims 1906-1910, Applications 1-1550

By: Jerry Wright Jordan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1987)

Seller ID: J0048

ISBN: 1556130481

Condition: 498 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1987), 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 498 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1904 the Eastern Cherokees won a million dollar judgment against the U.S. because of its violations of the treaties of 1835-36 and 1845. The payments were to go to all living persons who had been members of the Cherokee tribe at the time of the treaties, or to their descendants if they were deceased. Over 46,000 people filed claims. This series presents detailed abstracts of those applications including numerous verbatim transcriptions of affidavits by the applicants, their families and friends. Since most of the applications were descendants, and had to prove their descent, the quantity of... View more info

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Cherokee by Blood: Volume 2, Records of Eastern Cherokee Ancestry in the U.S. Court of Claims 1906-1910, Applications 1551-4200

By: Jerry Wright Jordan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: J0111

ISBN: 1556131119

Condition: Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1904 the Eastern Cherokees won large cash settlements from the United States because of violations of the treaties of 1835-36 and 1845. Over a million dollars was appropriated by Congress to settle the claims. The payments were to go to all living persons who had been members of the Eastern Cherokee tribe at the time of the treaty, or to their descendants if they were deceased. Over 46,000 people filed claims. This series of volumes presents detailed abstracts of those applications including numerous verbatim transcriptions of affidavits by the applicants, their families and friends. Since ... View more info

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Cherokee by Blood: Volume 3, Records of Eastern Cherokee Ancestry in the U.S. Court of Claims 1906-1910, Applications 4201-7250

By: Jerry Wright Jordan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1988)

Seller ID: J0160

ISBN: 1556131607

Condition: 502 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1988), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 502 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1904 the Eastern Cherokees won a million dollar judgment against the U.S. because of its violations of the treaties of 1835-36 and 1845. The payments were to go to all living persons who had been members of the Cherokee tribe at the time of the treaties, or to their descendants if they were deceased. Over 46,000 people filed claims. This series presents detailed abstracts of those applications including numerous verbatim transcriptions of affidavits by the applicants, their families and friends. Since most of the applications were descendants, and had to prove their descent, the quantity of... View more info

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Cherokee by Blood: Volume 7, Records of Eastern Cherokee Ancestry in the U. S. Court of Claims 1906-1910, Applications 16746-20100

By: Jerry Wright Jordan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1991)

Seller ID: J0446

ISBN: 1556134460

Condition: 506 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1991), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 506 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1904 the Eastern Cherokees won large cash settlements from the United States because of violations of the treaties of 1835-36 and 1845. Over a million dollars was appropriated by Congress to settle the claims. The payments were to go to all living persons who had been members of the Eastern Cherokee tribe at the time of the treaty, or to their descendants if they were deceased. Over 46,000 people filed claims. This series of volumes presents detailed abstracts of those applications including numerous verbatim transcriptions of affidavits by the applicants, their families and friends. Since ... View more info

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Cherokee by Blood: Volume 8, Records of Eastern Cherokee Ancestry in the U. S. Court of Claims 1906-1910, Applications 20101-23800

By: Jerry Wright Jordan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1992)

Seller ID: J0573

ISBN: 1556135734

Condition: 506 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1992), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 506 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1904 the Eastern Cherokees won a million dollar judgment against the U.S. because of its violations of the treaties of 1835-36 and 1845. The payments were to go to all living persons who had been members of the Cherokee tribe at the time of the treaties, or to their descendants if they were deceased. Over 46,000 people filed claims. This series presents detailed abstracts of those applications including numerous verbatim transcriptions of affidavits by the applicants, their families and friends. Since most of the applications were descendants, and had to prove their descent, the quantity of... View more info

Cherokee by Blood: Volume 9, Records of Eastern Cherokee Ancestry in the U. S. Court of Claims 1906-1910, Applications 23801-27800

By: Jerry Wright Jordan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1997)

Seller ID: J0813

ISBN: 0788408135

Condition: 504 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1997), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 504 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1904 the Eastern Cherokees won a million dollar judgment against the U.S. because of its violations of the treaties of 1835-36 and 1845. The payments were to go to all living persons who had been members of the Cherokee tribe at the time of the treaties, or to their descendants if they were deceased. Over 46,000 people filed claims. This series presents detailed abstracts of those applications including numerous verbatim transcriptions of affidavits by the applicants, their families and friends. Since most of the applications were descendants, and had to prove their descent, the quantity of... View more info

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Cherokee by Blood: Volume 4, Records of Eastern Cherokee Ancestry in the U.S. Court of Claims 1906-1910, Applications 7251-10170

By: Jerry Wright Jordan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1989)

Seller ID: J0239

ISBN: 1556132395

Condition: 506 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1989), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 506 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1904 the Eastern Cherokees won a million dollar judgment against the U.S. because of its violations of the treaties of 1835-36 and 1845. The payments were to go to all living persons who had been members of the Cherokee tribe at the time of the treaties, or to their descendants if they were deceased. Over 46,000 people filed claims. This series presents detailed abstracts of those applications including numerous verbatim transcriptions of affidavits by the applicants, their families and friends. Since most of the applications were descendants, and had to prove their descent, the quantity of... View more info

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Cherokee by Blood: Volume 5, Records of Eastern Cherokee Ancestry in the U.S. Court of Claims 1906-1910, Applications 10171-13260

By: Jerry Wright Jordan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1990)

Seller ID: J0294

ISBN: 1556132948

Condition: 506 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1990), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 506 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1904 the Eastern Cherokees won large cash settlements from the United States because of violations of the treaties of 1835-36 and 1845. Over a million dollars was appropriated by Congress to settle the claims. The payments were to go to all living persons who had been members of the Eastern Cherokee tribe at the time of the treaty, or to their descendants if they were deceased. Over 46,000 people filed claims. This series of volumes presents detailed abstracts of those applications including numerous verbatim transcriptions of affidavits by the applicants, their families and friends. Si... View more info

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Cherokee by Blood: Volume 6, Records of Eastern Cherokee Ancestry in the U. S. Court of Claims 1906-1910, Applications 13261-16745

By: Jerry Wright Jordan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1990)

Seller ID: J0338

ISBN: 1556133383

Condition: 506 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1990), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 506 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1904, the Eastern Cherokees won a million dollar judgment against the U.S. because of its violations of the treaties of 1835-36 and 1845. The payments were to go to all living persons who had been members of the Cherokee tribe at the time of the treaties, or to their descendants if they were deceased. Over 46,000 people filed claims. This series presents detailed abstracts of those applications including numerous verbatim transcriptions of affidavits by the applicants, their families and friends. Since most of the applications were descendants, and had to prove theirdescent, the quantity of... View more info

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Index to the Cherokee Freedmen Enrollment Cards of the Dawes Commission, 1901-1906

By: Jo Ann Curls Page

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1996)

Seller ID: P9495

ISBN: 0788404954

Condition: 216 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1996), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, alphabetical, 216 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


An essential key to the Dawes Commission enrollment cards, established to assess the claims of former slaves who sought to prove their Cherokee citizenship. These cards record the names of each household member and their ages, sex and relationship to the head of the family; info often includes births, deaths, marriages and names of parents.216 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1996), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, alphabetical, 216 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Extract of Rejected Applications of the Guion Miller Roll of the Eastern Cherokee, Volume 1

By: Jo Ann Curls Page

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1999)

Seller ID: P1315

ISBN: 0788413155

Condition: 418 pages, 8.5x11, (1999), 2006, 8.5x11, alphabetical, 418 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The Guion Miller Roll was made to distribute over one million dollars to all Eastern Cherokee that were alive on 28 May 1906, who could prove that they were members of the Eastern Cherokee tribe at the time of the treaties of 1835, 1836 and 1845, or were descended from members of the tribe. Over 45,000 applications were filed, representing 90,000 individuals. Almost 60,000 individuals were rejected, many of them African American, members of other tribes (Creek, Choctaw, etc.) and some identified as "white." This is the first of two volumes. The extracts of rejected applications from th... View more info

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Extract Of The Rejected Applications Of The Guion Miller Roll Of The Eastern Cherokee, Volume 3

By: Jo Ann Curls Page

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2003)

Seller ID: P2350

ISBN: 0788423509

Condition: 358 pages, 8.5x11, (2003), 2007, 8.5x11, paper, alphabetical, 358 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The Guion Miller Roll was made to distribute over one million dollars to all Eastern Cherokee that were alive on 28 May 1906, who could prove that they were members of the Eastern Cherokee tribe at the time of the treaties of 1835, 1836 and 1845, or were descended from members of the tribe. Over 45,000 applications were filed, representing 90,000 individuals. Only 30,840 individuals were found to be eligible. Almost 60,000 individuals were rejected, many of them African American, members of another tribe (Creek, Choctaw, etc.); and some identified as "white." This volume contains extra... View more info

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Extract of the Rejected Applications of the Guion Miller Roll of the Eastern Cherokee, Volume 2

By: Jo Ann Curls Page

Price: $48.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2003)

Seller ID: P2328

ISBN: 0788423282

Condition: 376 pages, 8.5x11, (2003), 2006, 8.5x11, paper, alphabetical, 376 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


376 pages, 8.5x11, (2003), 2006, 8.5x11, paper, alphabetical, 376 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Georgia 1860 Agricultural Census: Volume 1 comprises the counties of Appling, Baker, Baldwin, Banks, Berrien, Bibb, Brooks, Bryan, Bullock, Burke, Butts, Calhoun, Camden, Campbell, Carroll, Cass, Catoosa, Chatham, Charlton, Chattahooche, Chattooga, and Cherokee

By: Linda L. Green

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2003)

Seller ID: G3162

ISBN: 0788431625

Condition: 228 pages, 8.5x11, (2003), 2005, 8.5x11, paper, index, 228 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Often times when an individual was missed on the regular U.S. Census, he would appear on this agricultural census. So you might try checking this census for your missing relatives. Unfortunately, many of the Agricultural Census records have not survived, but some have remained and they yield unique information about how people lived. There are 48 columns of information, six of which are transcribed here: name of the owner, improved acreage, unimproved acreage, cash value of the farm, value of farm implements and machinery, and value of livestock.228 pages, 8.5x11, (2003), 2005, 8.5x11, pap... View more info

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Only The Names Remain, Volume 3: Saline District & Cherokee Orphanage

By: Sandi Garrett

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2001)

Seller ID: G1779

ISBN: 0788417797

Condition: 104 pages, 8.5x11, (2001), 2008, 8.5x11, paper, index, 104 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, linking the Drennen Roll and the Guion Miller Applications, is a valuable addition to the growing body of genealogical works devoted to researching Cherokee ancestry. Abbreviations note the relationships between applicants. Volume 3 lists the names recorded in the 1880 Cherokee Orphanage census, and the names of all family groups and family members living in the Saline District of OK recorded in the Drennen Roll, cross-referenced with the names and application numbers of relatives who later filed Guion Miller Applications.104 pages, 8.5x11, (2001), 2008, 8.5x11, paper, index, ... View more info