Bronson Koenig scored twelve points against the overwhelming favorites Kentucky to send his team to the NCAA Basketball Finals. Koenig from the Hochunk Nation takes on Duke tonight for the National Championship. Indian Country has been following the success of…..
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I have a feeling that a lot of people are going to relate with some of the dating dilemmas in this new television series out of Canada. Mohawk Girls follows four dynamic 20-somethings as they try to figure out what…..
I have written several articles on each of these rolls from a genealogical viewpoint, In this article I will address the two rolls and compare them side by side from a motivational point of view. Anotherwords what was the motivation for thousands to refuse…..
RESEARCHING Native American HERITAGE A Native American Genealogical Journey By Jamie K. Oxendine, Lumbee/Creek Editor, PowWows.com Director, Black Swamp InterTribal Foundation Prelude and Disclaimer Powwows.com has received many a request from groups and individuals for help in investigating ones Native…..
The Cherokee Tribe of today is made of 3 different groups that all descend from the same common tribe. Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma citizens resides within 14 counties in Northeastern Oklahoma, the tribe composes of descendants of those that were forced removed…..
Perhaps one of the most common family stories I hear as I travel throughout Missouri and Arkansas goes something like this: My Great great great Grandmother was “part” Cherokee and escaped from the “Trail of Tears” or something along these…..
The Ani-Kit-U-Wah People By: Josiah Hair The Cherokee Tribe of today is made of 3 different groups that all descend from the same common tribe. The Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma These citizens reside within 14 counties in Northeastern Oklahoma. The…..
WHAT IS NATIVE AMERICAN? By Jamie K. Oxendine, Lumbee/Creek Editor, PowWows.com Director, Black Swamp InterTribal Foundation PRELUDE What is Native American? What an encumbered question. One might as well ask “Why is the sky blue?” Obviously a rhetorical question…..
Finding Your Native American Heritage Many people in the US and Canada have at least one Indian ancestral line in their family. Lots of people grew up hearing the family legend about a family member that was Native American. Proving…..
Guion Miller Roll of the Eastern Band of Cherokee 27. August. 1906 – 18. May .1909 By: Josiah Hair One may argue that the Guion Miller Roll is perhaps one of the most important Rolls ever done of the Cherokee…..