I NEED HELP...Lots & Lots of help... Ok, I live in Oregon & have been having a dificult time trying to prove my Indian Ancestry. I have photos & documents but have a hard time trying to negotiate the rolls. Any help anyone can give me will be much appreciated. I would also love stories or to exchange photos etc. I am going to start with my father Bobby Joe Morrow b.1943 his father:
Luther Elmer Morrow b.4-20-1901 Wayne Ky. d.4-23-1992 Dgls. Or. (parents)
Charles Vaughn b.04-1875 Denny Ky. d. 1974 Stearns Ky. son of
Hiram Vaughn b.1834 Wayne Co. Ky. d.1904 Ky. married
Elizebeth Gregory b. 1837 Wayne Co. d.1914 Wayne Co.
Hirams parents were James Vaughn b. 1791 Ga. d.1812 Wayne Co.
married 10-01-1812 Elizabeth Betty Troxel b.1792 Wayne d. 1850 Wayne
James parents James William Vaughn & Sarah E. Colley
Elizabeth parents George Jacob Troxel & Cornblossom Doublehead
Elizebeth Gregory parents Mordicai Gregory b.1809 Pa. d. 1860 Wayne Co. married 08-23-1827 Mahala Nicholas b.1808 Wayne d.1847 Wayne
Mordicais parents Hirma Gregory & Mary Logsdon
Mahalas parents Ellisha T. Nichols & Phoebe Stephenson
Luthers mother Eliza Morrow is obviously Native American from her photo as well as her mothers. Eliza never married. Her parents were:
William "Billy" R. Morrow b.12-23-1828 Ky. d. 02-25-1891 Wayne married
04-08-1848 Wayne Nancy Ann Owens b.1830 Wayne d.12-16-1907 Wayne
Williams parents Thomas Morrow b.1796 Patrick Va. d. 1860 Wayne married 1820 Thankful Elizabeth Burk b. 1792 Ga. d. 1846 Wayne.
Thomas Morrows parents Mathew Morrow & Frances Burnett
Thankfuls parents Thomas Burk & Rebecca Tuttle.
Nancy Ann Owens parents were Stephen "Nee" Owens b. 1801 ky. d.1870 ky. married 05-08-1820 Susannah E. Higginbotham b. 1803 Va. d. 1890 McCreary Co. Ky.
Stephens parents were William Flowers & Sarah Ann Owen
Susannahs parents were Andrew Higginbotham and Nancy Ann Moss
My grandmother Ollie Marie Crabtree married Luther Elmer Morrow in Wayne Co. and resided in Stearns for quite some time. She was b.01-03-1921 McCreary Co. d. 02-29-2000 in Dgls. Or. her parents
Elijah Crabtree b.10-1897 McCreary Co. d. 1976 Dgls Or married to
Laura Foster b.1898 Wayne Co. d. 1976 Dgls. Or. his parents
James Crabtree b.1855 Tn d.1936 McCreary co. married
Martha Ann Spradlin b.1859 Oh. D.1942 McCreary Co.
James parents; Absolom Crabtree b.1825 Tn. D.1882 Illinoise. married 1845 Tn. Louisa Jane Cooper b.1832 Revelo Ky. d. 1877 Ky.
Absoloms parents Jesse crabtree & Eliza Smith
Louisa Janes parents Alvis Cooper & Mary Ann Lowe.
Martha Ann Spradlins parents were Elijah Spradlin b. 1837 Wayne Co. d.Wayne co. married Rebekah Thomas b.1838 Tn d. 1923 ky.
Elijahs parents were David Spradlin b.1816 & Mary Bell b. 1816
Rebekahs parents were Abner Thomas b. 1799 Va. d. 1883 TN. and Rebecca Brown b. 1799 Tn. d. Tn.
On my grandmothers mother side Laura Foster her parents were John D. Foster b.1872 Wayne Co. d 1915 Wayne Co. married Millie Foster b. 1890 McCreary Co. d. Wayne Co.
John Fosters parents were John D. Foster & Elzina Murphy
Millie Fosters parents were James Granville Foster son of James Foster & Rebecca Carson and Millies mother was Matilda Millie Ramsey daughter of Babley Ramsey and Roseny Rains.
Once again any info. would be greatly appreciate, I am hoping to make a trip their this coming summer 2008.