Four Steps to Find Your Indian Ancestry. My Indian ancestors were Cherokee (Granddaddy Headrick said there were Cherokee in his heritage and Grandmother said there were Iroquois in her heritage) Pawpaw and Mymommie said they had Cherokee in their heritage. This was mixed with our German (on both sides) and Welsh and Irish. "T"
The original territory of the Five "Civilized" Tribes that were forced to move to "Indian Territory" (now known as Oklahoma), along with many other tribes. The Cherokees, Creeks, Choctaws, Chickasaws and Seminoles.
Tsianina Redfeather (Creek/Cherokee) - circa 1925 - Born in 1882 in Oklahoma Territory, and listed as Florence Evans on the Creek Rolls, though most family and friends new her by her Creek name, Tsianina. She had a long career as a professional singer and entertainer.
Wilma Mankiller (1945-2010) was the first woman elected principal chief of the Cherokee Nation. She works to improve the lives of Native Americans by helping them receive better education and health care and urges them to preserve and take pride in their traditions.
The Cherokee called them the Moon People. The Utes and Paiutes spoke of a hideous race of cannibals ten feet tall living in caves. And the Choctaw also have an account of the race of giants that first colonized the Ohio Valley. - See more at: http://dnaconsultants.com/_blog/DNA_Consultants_Blog/post/Giants_with_Double-Rowed_Teeth,_Flattened_Heads/#sthash.HvCIOAfe.dpuf