Cherokee Ancestry Conference

 

 

Five Tribes Ancestry Conference

“Understanding Native American genealogy among the Five Tribes” 

 June 7-9, 2018 at the Chickasaw Cultural Center in Sulphur, OK

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In it’s 17th year, the Cherokee Ancestry Conference has collaborated with the Chickasaw, Creek, Seminole, and Choctaw tribes to bring you the Five Tribes Ancestry Conference.  For the first time ever, tribes will gather for a collaborative genealogy conference hosted by CHC’s Cherokee Family Research Center. This 3 day conference will help in “Understanding Native American genealogy among the Five Tribes”. This year it will be held at the Chickasaw Cultural Center in Sulphur, OK. Registration is $150.

Speakers will include Dr. Daniel F. Littlefield Jr, Director-Sequoyah Research Center at the University of Arkansas; Anita Finger-Smith, principal genealogist of Cherokee Genealogy Services, licensed by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians; Bill Welge, Director-Office of American Indian Culture and Preservation at Oklahoma Historical Society.
You won’t want to miss this event! 

For more information, including registration, please call (918) 456-6007, ext. 6162, or e-mail ashley-vann@cherokee.org.

The Cherokee Heritage Center is the premier cultural center for Cherokee history, culture and the arts. It is located at 21192 S. Keeler Drive in Park Hill.