Monthly Archives: November 2009

New Blog: “Cherokee Cousins”

Cherokee Cousins

I have thought long and hard about whether I should begin another blog related to my family tree research.

After months of trying to place bits of Native American genealogy data in my other WordPress blogs, I decided the time was right to begin this one. I and many of the people I know who have grown up in the south eastern US have family ‘oral traditions’ which say one or more of our ancestors were Native Americans who “remained behind” despite the massive Indian removal during the 1850’s.(…)