You've heard the term WANNABE, as in they WANNABE Indians. Our friend Twila Barnes, the noted Cherokee Genealogist who exposed the lies of Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren's fake ancestry, takes on the original fake tribes who claim Cherokee ancestry. Descendants of Gardner Green, or not?
Noted Cherokee Genealogist
Unraveling the birth of the original fake Cherokee tribe in Missouri is complicated. There are several groups that claim to be the original, but the documents filed with the state, the available group histories, and interviews with people involved at the time make it clear which group was the first and which groups splintered from it.
READ THE ARTICLE HERE on Thoughts From Polly's Granddaughter and remember, there are ONLY 3 federally recognized Cherokee Tribes.