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NameAgeSexBlood Roll No.TribeCard No.
Charles Underwood 15M1/827935Cherokee by Blood Search card 177
Henry Underwood 12M1/3227936Cherokee by Blood Search card 177
Agnes Underwood 9F1/3227937Cherokee by Blood Search card 177
Margaret A. Underwood 24F1/87343Cherokee by Blood Search card 2934
Willis Underwood 9M1/167344Cherokee by Blood Search card 2934
Cora Underwood 7F1/167345Cherokee by Blood Search card 2934
Margaret Underwood 18F1/1632738Cherokee by Blood Search card 5573
Janie Underwood 1FFull19266Cherokee by Blood Search card 8258
Ora Alma Underwood 2F1/321722Cherokee by Blood (Minors) Search card 1697
Edgar Underwood 9M1/23205Chickasaw by Blood Search card 1077
Allen Underwood 7M1/23206Chickasaw by Blood Search card 1077
Lewis Underwood 4M1/23207Chickasaw by Blood Search card 1077
Burney Underwood 30MFull355Chickasaw by Blood Search card 117
George Underwood 49MFull42Chickasaw by Blood Search card 15
Maria Underwood 50F1/243Chickasaw by Blood Search card 15
    Note: Deceased
Mollie Underwood 27FFull3967Chickasaw by Blood Search card 1564
Jane Underwood 29F Full509Chickasaw by Blood Search card 158
    Note: Deceased
Lewis Underwood 24M1/24760Chickasaw by Blood Search card 1687
Willie Bond Underwood 1MFull4749Chickasaw by Blood Search card 290
Silena Underwood 41FFull4041Chickasaw by Blood Search card 291
Martha Hoey Underwood 1F1/24042Chickasaw by Blood Search card 291
Intolubby Underwood 7MFull1018Chickasaw by Blood Search card 318
William Underwood 25MFull1071Chickasaw by Blood Search card 344
Gabriel Underwood 47MFull117Chickasaw by Blood Search card 39
Nancy Underwood 45FFull118Chickasaw by Blood Search card 39
Wesley Underwood 19MFull119Chickasaw by Blood Search card 39
Alice Underwood 18FFull120Chickasaw by Blood Search card 39
Bina Underwood 16FFull121Chickasaw by Blood Search card 39
Hagen Underwood 14MFull122Chickasaw by Blood Search card 39
Louis Underwood 12MFull123Chickasaw by Blood Search card 39
Phoebe Underwood 9FFull127Chickasaw by Blood Search card 39
Rena Underwood 44FFull203Chickasaw by Blood Search card 68
John Underwood 74M Full2109Chickasaw by Blood Search card 715
    Note: Deceased
Rachel Underwood 74F Full2110Chickasaw by Blood Search card 715
    Note: Deceased
Daisy Underwood 10FFull2284Chickasaw by Blood Search card 769
Rosa Underwood 8FFull2285Chickasaw by Blood Search card 769
Isaac Underwood 6MFull4140Chickasaw by Blood Search card 769
Ben Underwood 18MFull2428Chickasaw by Blood Search card 828
Joe Underwood 32MFull2556Chickasaw by Blood Search card 864
Jimpson Underwood 49MFull2606Chickasaw by Blood Search card 877
Sarah Underwood 34FFull2607Chickasaw by Blood Search card 877
Lena Underwood 18FFull2608Chickasaw by Blood Search card 877
Daniel Underwood 84MFull2609Chickasaw by Blood Search card 877
Willie Bond Underwood 1M Full2610Chickasaw by Blood Search card 877
    Note: Deceased
Thomas Underwood 45MFull2646Chickasaw by Blood Search card 892
Phoebe Underwood 46FFull2647Chickasaw by Blood Search card 892
Elonzo Underwood 24MFull2697Chickasaw by Blood Search card 909
Johnie Underwood 22MFull273Chickasaw by Blood Search card 92
Mollie Underwood 22F Full2803Chickasaw by Blood Search card 937
    Note: Application cancelled - duplicate application with Chickasaw Card #1564, Roll #3967
Salina Underwood 23FFull2813Chickasaw by Blood Search card 947

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About this database

This database lists individuals who applied for the Dawes Roll and membership in the Five Tribes: Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Muscogee (Creek), and Seminole. Enrollment for the Dawes Rolls began in 1898 and ended in 1906.

I have found my ancestor in the database. What now?

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Information included on the Dawes Roll

Census Cards

Census cards list the enrollee's name, age, sex, blood quantum, tribe, place of residence, and roll number. In general, the age shown on the census card is the age of the individual around 1902. Members of the same household are typically listed on the same card. Those listed as "newborns" and "minors" were born after enrollment began in 1898 but before March of 1907, and are listed on a separate card. Census cards may also reference earlier rolls.

Blood Quantum, Freedmen, Intermarriage, and Adopted Citizens

Tribal association will be listed as "by Blood," "Intermarriage," or "Freedmen." Freedmen are the former slaves of the Five Tribes and their descendants. Intermarriage means the person was married to a citizen of the tribe. You may also see "IW" for intermarried white, or "A" for adopted. Mississippi Choctaws include individuals who did not remove to Indian Territory with the rest of their tribe. Mississippi Choctaws who were deemed eligible for the roll were listed as "identified."
Learn more about researching Mississippi Choctaw records.

Enrollment and Allotment Packets

Enrollment packets provide details about the individual and their family, including marriage, birth, and death information. They may include transcripts of interviews with family members or neighbors and correspondence regarding the enrollment.

Allotment packets contain information about the individual's land allotment, plat maps, correspondence, and other documents. Enrollment and allotment packets vary in length from a single page to more than 100 pages. Please note that while Creek application packets are not available, you may still order allotment packets.

Help and research tips

What information do I need before I search?

You will need to trace your way back to a direct ancestor who was living in Indian Territory (present-day Oklahoma) during the enrollment period, 1898–1906. If the individual was a married woman, you should look for her under her married name.

I cannot locate my ancestor in the index. What should I do now?

Look for your ancestor on the 1900 US census. If your ancestor did not live in Indian Territory it is extremely unlikely they will be on the rolls. If they were living in Indian Territory check the available lists for rejected Dawes applications. Consider the possibility your ancestor belonged to another tribe or preferred not to be recognized as Indian.

For further information about tribal citizenship, contact the tribe directly.