I Am Cherokee Indian

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    Why Do many Whites Belive They Have Cherokee Blood !

    Iv been told for most my life, my family has Cherokee ancestors, just last year at a family reunion, my uncle told me we have Cherokee  in us. I don't really believe him ...............please excuse my thoughts here but. it seems to me, most  white people say  they ARE PART...
    westsideblues1 westsideblues1
    56-60, F
    10 Responses Apr 14, 2011

    Cherokee Curious

    I have known I have Cherokee Indian running deep through my veins.  My precious boyfriend is very intrigued with the Indians and their lives and wants me to find out more about my heritage.  All I was told is my Mothers father's grandmother was a full blooded Cherokee Indian...
    uslady1 uslady1
    46-50
    2 Responses Apr 13, 2011

    Lost American Indian Here

    Hello, I have deep Cherokee roots, however, I am finding a hard time proving that due to the lack of information about my great grandmother. I am trying to find information, but all I seem to find are sites that want money every month to join. And who knows if it is a scam...
    cherokeebybirth cherokeebybirth
    46-50
    7 Responses Jun 22, 2009

    Lost American Indian Here

    Hello, I have deep Cherokee roots, however, I am finding a hard time proving that due to the lack of information about my great grandmother. I am trying to find information, but all I seem to find are sites that want money every month to join. And who knows if it is a scam...
    cherokeebybirth cherokeebybirth
    46-50
    Jun 22, 2009

    So Close to Me

    my great great great grama is 100% cherokee indian i am 59% cherokee
    smileymii smileymii
    13-15, F
    1 Response Aug 11, 2009

    Bureaucrats Suck

    I am a Cherokee, I have my CDIB card. What I don't know is how to add my 7 year old daughter and my 5 year old son? Thanks for the help.
    hogsooie hogsooie
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Mar 3, 2010

    Lost And Lonly

     hi im a part cheroke indian but i cnat prove it and im looking for more freinds
    schafferj67 schafferj67
    16-17, M
    3 Responses Nov 2, 2009

    I Was Told I Had A Cherokee Heritage....

         As I was growing up, my mother who is not native american, told me I was. My grand mother also told me that I am 1/4 Cherokee and 1/8 Choctaw. She was my father's mother. She also was Choctaw and my grandfather was Cherokee. My grandmother also kept from me that I could...
    thea67 thea67
    41-45
    1 Response Mar 13, 2011

    Feeling Like I Never Fit In..

    hello...my name is Tommara...im 38 and was adopted by a white german family ...i never ever felt like i fit in ...my skin was always brown and i just looked different....i have since met my real birth mom and found out i am cherokee indian....finally i now know why i didnt fit in...
    1973TOMMARA38 1973TOMMARA38
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 25, 2012

    I Am Cherokee Hear Me Roar..meow ^_^

    I'm half Cherokee, my dad is full, and my husband is Half. Currently sent in the paper work for my CDIB card and we are talking about moving to OK to be close to my dad and learn about our heritage more.
    CherokeeRose87 CherokeeRose87
    22-25, F
    Mar 26, 2012

    Cherokee Teen Looking For Cherokee Friends

    I am a enrollrd member of the Eastern band of Cherokee. I do not live on the res but lots of my family does. I would like to meet other teens with intrests similar to mine.
    xcountrynative111 xcountrynative111
    16-17
    2 Responses Aug 6, 2008

    Family

    its weird how we find out alot about our history just by listening to the ones we love. i went to visit my grandma and she just started talking about the old days(shes like 90) and telling me about here mother and father and her fathers parents were english and cherokee indian...
    Takemeaway91 Takemeaway91
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 6, 2011

    I Am Cherokee But Lost

    Hi im Katie and im part Cherokee from my dads side. But my grandmother died when i was 3 before being able to tell me anything really bout my heritage. I can research things online but its not really about it other than studies which dont really help me. My grandmother was an...
    swtsxygal15 swtsxygal15
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 21, 2009

    Mixed Blood But Pure Of Heart

    My Cherokee grandmother (still living), was adopted by a white family when she was young (in Oklahoma). We grew up aware of this but not of our Cherokee heritage. Now that I am older, I want desperately to know where I came from. While she can no longer provide details, I hold my...
    anh143 anh143
    26-30, F
    Dec 6, 2011
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Aug 21, 2014
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