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Some facts about the Choctaw Indians include that the Choctaw Nation is divided into multiple sovereign groups and that the Choctaw were originally from the American Southeast area of Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana and ... More »

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The Choctaw Indians in Mississippi number about 10,000 people on eight reservations and are the only federally recognized tribe in the state, as of 2015. The Choctaw Indians were reorganized in 1945 under the Indian Reor... More »

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A digital copy of The Final Rolls of Citizens and Freedmen of the Five Civilized Tribes in Indian Territory is available from the United States National Archives and Records Administration. This historical record is also... More »

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The Choctaw Indians in Mississippi number about 10,000 people on eight reservations and are the only federally recognized tribe in the state, as of 2015. The Choctaw Indians were reorganized in 1945 under the Indian Reor... More »

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An individual may trace lineage through the Choctaw nation by utilizing the services provided by the tribe’s Genealogy Advocacy Program or by demonstrating a direct blood relationship to someone listed on the Dawes Rolls... More »

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There are many Southeast Indian tribes, but the best-known are the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, Natchez and Seminole. These tribes, also known as the people of the Southeastern Woodlands, hail from the states of ... More »

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Caddo Indians lived along the Red River in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana, according to Texas State Historical Association. The piny forests in the area provided wood and food, while the temperate climate and go... More »

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