Tab Content
No Recent Activity

1 Visitor Messages

  1. View Conversation
    hey Tom, I've seen you several times on this forum,I get on it every time I can.I have traced my family name(Collins)to the Saponi tribe. I called the Saponi Nation in Missouri and asked them about membership. They said they recognized a lot of my names,but they said my family isnt associated with the western saponi,they would be with the eastern branches of saponi. I have tried desperately to get ahold of the Haliwa Saponi and had no success. I was told I can claim NA heritage even if I cant become a member of a tribe.My next question is this(and forgive me for my lack of knowledge),but are people allowed to participate in powwows if they aren't a member of a tribe,or do you have to "prove" NA heritage with a CDIB card before participating?Is there individuals out there in my situation,(that know they are NA but are not a member of a tribe),that dance in powwows?Any info on this would be greatly appreciated,and I hope to hear more from you on this great forum!Thanks for your time,Gary
Showing Visitor Messages 1 to 1 of 1
About Tom

Basic Information

About Tom
Location:
Canada

Statistics


Total Posts
Total Posts
1,461
Posts Per Day
0.21
Visitor Messages
Total Messages
1
Most Recent Message
03-25-2009 09:06 PM
General Information
Last Activity
11-13-2007 01:44 PM
Join Date
01-15-2002