I Love My Cherokee Heritage

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 17 People

    I Love Being Cherokee

    I love to research my people's traditions and customs. Find out what life was like before the whites came. I am only part Cherokee. But I am proud of it. I could claim my Irish, Czechoslovakian, or German parts, and be free of the insults that come with being Cherokee, but I do...
    dustygirl122 dustygirl122
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 17, 2007

    I Am Cherokee

    About twenty years ago, I remember my aunt Clara Bell telling my dad that we were related to Nancy Bird. She said she was Cherokee and was from NC.  At that time I didn't think of it that much. I was about ten or twelve years old at that time.  We were celebrating a family...
    stephensmatthews stephensmatthews
    1 Response May 26, 2012

    Working To Get To My Roots

    I was raised in an environment  where my mother was extremely proud of our heritage and told us as much as she kenw to share... it instilled a pride of my heritage in me , but unfortuantely my mother didnt know alot to tell... as i grew i kept the pride and was intrigrigued...
    krystaljewell87 krystaljewell87
    Mar 21, 2011
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