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Forum: Ancestry and Genealogy 06-21-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 20,794
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Sticky: Genealogy Resources

For Paul G.

Have you ever seen or had access to records of Native Americans in upstate NY before all the removals took place? I saw a census of Native Americans from there several years ago and...
Forum: Ancestry and Genealogy 03-25-2011, 10:48 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 12,660
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Unlike you, this will be probably my last post on...

Unlike you, this will be probably my last post on this site. There are too many people quick to judge those of us newer to the site who are searching for information and make the mistake that we...
Forum: Introductions 03-02-2011, 02:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Thumbs up I wonder why they are limiting citizenship to...

I wonder why they are limiting citizenship to just Dawes Rolls? There are other rolls taken much earlier than 1906 that shows heritage. Good site for some basic information for those newly...
Forum: Introductions 03-01-2011, 06:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Thank you OK24Stacey for being so kind to...

Thank you OK24Stacey for being so kind to Jadenia. It is her first post so you deserve credit for helping her. Also, Joe's Dad for his comment.

I read with interest the article OK24Stacey...
Forum: Ancestry and Genealogy 02-23-2011, 01:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 16,196
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
I descended in part from the Isaac Johnson family...

I descended in part from the Isaac Johnson family from upstate NY. This family removed to Ohio in early 1800s. Daughter Mary first married William Barnhart. They had about 6 children. He was...
Forum: Native Issues 02-22-2011, 07:31 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,162
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Smile I think there is some good advice given here if...

I think there is some good advice given here if one reads all of the posts and does not get emotional. It was written that you, by getting a degree of any kind, enhance your ability to earn a decent...
Forum: Ask PowWows.com 02-17-2011, 01:12 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,247
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Well, as for Natives hanging out there, I would...

Well, as for Natives hanging out there, I would ask what would you look for to determine if in fact there were Natives hanging out around there? Surely no tipis, nor war painted faces, nor signs...
Forum: Ancestry and Genealogy 02-15-2011, 04:32 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 12,660
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
As for the "heart" thing, most Indians I know...

As for the "heart" thing, most Indians I know have a good heart, are pleasant, repectful and accepting of others, whether white or Indian. My readings teach me that Indians were willing to share...
Forum: Ancestry and Genealogy 02-14-2011, 04:58 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 12,660
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
There are many of us who did not have ancestors...

There are many of us who did not have ancestors on the Dawes because they did not travel with the removals. Instead they married or hid in the hills of SE Ohio, WV and other parts East. Our hearts...
Forum: Ask PowWows.com 02-14-2011, 11:58 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,247
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Yes they were native. Rather than follow the...

Yes they were native. Rather than follow the dictates of the federal government when the rest were removed, they decided to stay in their homeland. The fighting was all done by then, the treaties...
Forum: Ask PowWows.com 02-14-2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,247
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
I do not know the background on this wheel but it...

I do not know the background on this wheel but it is supposed to be on an ancient site used by our ancestors. This particular site is on Wolf Creek, near the area where the last white man was killed...
Forum: Native Issues 02-11-2011, 12:38 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,702
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Sorry about that. Fetch was my word, not hers. ...

Sorry about that. Fetch was my word, not hers. She merely told her sons and daughters (mostly daughters did this) to gather them. Garndfather used the word fetch.
Forum: Ask PowWows.com 02-10-2011, 05:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,247
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
On Being Indian

Kweh my brothers and sisters,

Those us who had ancestors who hid in the hills of Appalachia when the removals took place only have remnants of our culture and spirituality that have been passed on...
Forum: Chit Chat 02-10-2011, 02:38 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,034
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Kweh, I think that is the understanding of...

Kweh,

I think that is the understanding of the spirit I seek. There were plenty of signs and reminders of our spirit that I now better understand than when much younger. Not much explanation but...
Forum: Native Issues 02-10-2011, 02:19 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,702
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Kweh, Don't know who would be mad about not...

Kweh,

Don't know who would be mad about not being able to "fetch" but my father, aunts and uncles did "fetch" the herbals for Grandmother. She would brew them up and administer to the sick from...
Forum: Native Issues 02-10-2011, 10:40 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,702
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Kweh, Only to speak to your last statement. ...

Kweh,

Only to speak to your last statement. I believe you are correct in stating your points in that most have become more "white" in those 150 years; however, I also believe that a person can be...
Forum: Native Issues 02-09-2011, 05:43 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,702
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Kweh, Zeke I agree with you that those of us...

Kweh, Zeke

I agree with you that those of us who had ancestors who hid do not have the spirituality nor the collective culture and wisdom of the people as those who were removed. We only have...
Forum: Native Issues 02-09-2011, 02:38 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,702
Posted By Eaglepathfinder
Appalachian Shawnee

Kweh,

I can only speak about Shawnee I know in Ohio but can tell you part of the Shawnee before removal inhabited the Appalachian Foothills regions of Ohio. Our Shawnee are not recognized or...
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