Researching Your Native American Ancestry in Mississippi
Halito! My name is Leo 'Buddy' Pergson,
Chief of Su-Quah-Natch-Ah Choctaw band of Kemper County Mississippi living along the Tombigbee River MS, Choctaw mounds or "Tomb Builders".
I am your new Native American Project Coordinator for the Great State of Mississippi. Please email me with any comments, suggestions or contributions you might have for this site. If I can be of assistance please contact me. I have worked with the Bureau of Indian Affairs for many years and can sometimes find sources others cannot.
Mississippi Indian Cession Map
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Mississippi was first inhabited by three major tribes:Chickasaws in the northOther tribes include:
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by George Catlin about 1840-1845 of the Eagle Dance done by Choctaw
when preparing for battle.
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