I Am First Nation

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 147 People

    Amongst other lineages,

    I have Powhatan, Cherokee, Shawnee, and Cree in my bloodlines. I am even a descendant of Chief Moytoy of Tellico. Being a type of mutt, I do not quite look the part of an Indian-descendant. It has been asked, "What makes an Indian?" Some people think that it is a certain blood...
    wohaliunega wohaliunega
    26-30, M
    Apr 23, 2015

    I Am Mi'gmaq!

    Share my personal expirence as a a "First Nation"?!?!?! Well first off I'm not quite sure how to answer this one.  I was born on a cold December night about thirty years ago, and well...here I am! I guess that's the expirence I have.  Seems like a stupid...
    justme79 justme79
    26-30, M
    Apr 29, 2009

    THE Red Road

    Among the tribal affiliations in my family history are those known by the general population as Cherokee, Caddo, Chickasaw, and Comanche.  My personal affiliation is off-roll, non-numbered, and pan-Indigenous.
    jmuhjacat jmuhjacat
    1 Response Feb 10, 2009
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    Sep 8, 2015

    I Am Cree

    I am Cree Indian. I know this only because my mother told me so. She passed away long ago and most of her family lives in Canada so I have no easy way to find out more about my heritage or culture. That makes me sad
    kazzer2 kazzer2
    51-55, M
    1 Response Oct 19, 2013

    Ojibway in the house!

    ! From the ling clan. We are the teachers in our nation. My Indian name is: The wind that awakens.
    deleted deleted
    Jan 6, 2016

    I am Mi'kmaq! I am French Canadian.

    I am Irish. I am British. I am Scottish. I am Canadian. If I marry a Jewish American Black person and have a gay child I feel I would instantly turn pure gold. (:
    deleted deleted
    Sep 8, 2015

    I'm a 100% Dakelh (English name they gave us:

    Carrier). One of the many Nations/Tribes that is not very well-known, worldwide. I always tend to get people from the other side of the world not believe in me when I say I am full blooded Carrier/Dakelh, cause apparently they only know the big name tribes/nations that made it...
    BlackRoseExposed BlackRoseExposed
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 23, 2015
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