I have berry trees in my yard now, but my father said there were walnut trees and other fruit trees here when he was younger.Look forward the learning more about the culture and introducing my grandson to his possible heritage. Gretchen Crocker Jones Within the past year or so...The Powhatan Nation was instrumental in saving my great grandfather's life (Robert Pollard Holmes)and once he joined the settlement, he married my great grandmother who was of either the Cherokee or Pamunkey/Mattaponi tribes. I am cherokee indian and my grandfather Walter Kenova Bradby use to be Chief before he passed away. We visited family in Front Royal; Tappahanock/Rappahanock; Grand Dad's Brother married Grand Mother's Sister; Dad's double-first cousin, Augustine Willis married Mom's Aunt, Viola Clarke.If anyone knows the Holmes name, please contact me via e-mail. Mother: Pearl Borum Willis,(daughter-Ferdinand Borum & Pearl Mae Clark(e)Borum, Grand-daughter of Hester "Grandma Easter" Hobday & Elias Clarke.My family has Indian roots and I have tried to find out a little about them.My maiden name is Crocker and we also are related to the Collins' of Delair.
it is about time that people learn who we are and what we have overcome throughout history. i am proud to be native american, and may all who are also be proud of their roots. keep the fires of our backround burning in a world that tries to block it out. anakalia My name is Mike Flinn and I am researching my family history as it relates to the Powhatan People.remember that our heritage is sacred and unique- not that many people can honestly say that their veins carry our blood. I know very little at this point but would be very appreciative af any help that you can provide.What I do know is that my great-grandmother's name was Pocahontas Pullam or Puliam and her mother's name was Ware.Thank You Jimmy Jimmy My summer US history class is studying about Pocahantas and we read the article on the Myth that you have in class and I really enjoyed it. James James Barker To Chief Crazy Horse,thank you for the site i found it very interesting especially the Pocahontas myth!It really showed our class that there is more to the story than what is really told I really enjoyed it and thank you... This i always assumed was correct now i know differently.I have been studying and gathering geneology for my family on my own and from others.I am honored and delighted to discover that I am the 14th great-grandaughter of Rebecca Rolfe, otherwise known as POCAHONTAS, through her son's marriage.I now have a better understanding and greater appreciation of Indian people as the first inhabitants of this nation that I love. I do pray that God will restore you as a people in your rightful place in this land of plenty and opportunity. I invite everyone to visit our dating sites directory also. Eugen Dalling I love your web page, i wish you would have more festivals throught the year, especially in the summer.I don't know how, I don't know when, but He will do it again, as the song goes. I a myself am indian but from the island of cuba, (Arawak Indian)and have no knowledge of anyone else who might be from this tribe except for people in my family who still reside in that island.Always Told repeatedly, I was/am the Matriarchal Heir Apparent; Reminded me of my role, before she transitioned; SO, What does that mean???? Clarke(3 other daughters had boys); Would Like to know the names of Great Grand Ma Hester's Father & Mother???Fmaily Sur Names include: Borum, Clark(e), Hobday, Smith, Brown(e), Willis, Carter, Cook(e), Daniels, Fox I have not paid attention to the plight of the First People until 2 years ago when I attended a conference called Bridging the Americas held in Pensacola, FL.