- Ratified Indian Treaties dating back to 1722
- Indian Census Rolls featuring information including age, place of residence and degree of Indian blood
- The Guion Miller Roll, an important source for Cherokee ancestors
- Dawes Packets, containing original applications for tribal enrollments, as well as other documents relating to the Five Civilized Tribes
As with Footnote’s other records, members can search, annotate and add comments to records. Visitors also can view pages for other American Indian tribes, which feature a timeline and map, photo gallery, stories and members’ comments.
The records are available with a $79.95 annual subscription to Footnote (a free seven-day trial is available). Access the collection here.
Related resources on FamilyTreeMagazine.com:
- American Indian Genealogy Websites (free article)
- American Indian Genealogy Books (free article)
- Indian Territory (Family Tree Magazine Plus article): Our November 2009 guide to researching American Indian ancestors
- Oklahoma State Research Guide (digital download from Family Tree Shop): Includes information on records related to the many tribes removed to Oklahoma