The Five Civilized Tribes were the five Native American nations—the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole—that were considered civilized by Anglo-European settlers during the colonial and early federal period because they adopted many of the colonists' customs and had generally good relations with their neighbors.

The Five Civilized Tribes were the five Native American nations—the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole—that were considered civilized by Anglo-European settlers during the colonial and early federal period because they adopted many of the colonists' customs and had generally good relations with their neighbors.

Five Civilized Tribes Museum, Muskogee OK. FIVE CIVILIZED TRIBES  The term "Five Civilized Tribes" came into use during the mid-nineteenth century to refer to the Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, and Seminole nations. Although these Indian tribes had various cultural, political, and economic connections before removal in the 1820s and 1830s, the phrase was most widely used in Indian Territory and Oklahoma.

Five Civilized Tribes Museum, Muskogee OK. FIVE CIVILIZED TRIBES The term "Five Civilized Tribes" came into use during the mid-nineteenth century to refer to the Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, and Seminole nations. Although these Indian tribes had various cultural, political, and economic connections before removal in the 1820s and 1830s, the phrase was most widely used in Indian Territory and Oklahoma.

Five Civilized Tribes

Five Civilized Tribes

The Dawes Roll (Final Rolls) is a list of those members of the Five Civilized Tribes who removed to Indian Territory (Oklahoma) during the 1800's and were living there during the above dates. If your ancestor was not living in Indian Territory during 1898-1914 they will not be listed on the Dawes Roll! Only those Indians who RECEIVED LAND under the provisions of the Dawes Act are listed. It also lists those Freedmen who received land allotments as provided for in the Dawes Act. These pages…

The Dawes Roll (Final Rolls) is a list of those members of the Five Civilized Tribes who removed to Indian Territory (Oklahoma) during the 1800's and were living there during the above dates. If your ancestor was not living in Indian Territory during 1898-1914 they will not be listed on the Dawes Roll! Only those Indians who RECEIVED LAND under the provisions of the Dawes Act are listed. It also lists those Freedmen who received land allotments as provided for in the Dawes Act. These pages…

Oklahoma Historical Society - online Dawes Commission Roles....( one of mine listed, Swimmer Pegg, Card #2699)

Oklahoma Historical Society - online Dawes Commission Roles....( one of mine listed, Swimmer Pegg, Card #2699)

Five Civilized Tribes - Wikipedia

Five Civilized Tribes - Wikipedia

Ezekiel Wright discovered in Oklahoma and Indian Territory, Dawes Census Cards for Five Civilized Tribes, 1898-1914

Ezekiel Wright discovered in Oklahoma and Indian Territory, Dawes Census Cards for Five Civilized Tribes, 1898-1914

The Five Civilized Tribes Museum in Muskogee, Oklahoma is full of artifacts and history from the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Muscogee Creek and Seminole tribes all housed in a structure built in 1875.

The Five Civilized Tribes Museum in Muskogee, Oklahoma is full of artifacts and history from the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Muscogee Creek and Seminole tribes all housed in a structure built in 1875.

FIVE CIVILIZED TRIBES - TeachersPayTeachers.com  (What my white blood says)

Five Civilized Tribes

FIVE CIVILIZED TRIBES - TeachersPayTeachers.com (What my white blood says)

Learn about finding records for Native American ancestors outside of the Five Civilized Tribes here

Learn about finding records for Native American ancestors outside of the Five Civilized Tribes here

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