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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cherokee_history

Cherokee history draws upon the oral traditions and written history of the Cherokee people, who are currently enrolled in the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, Cherokee Nation, and United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians, living predominantly in North Carolina and Oklahoma. ... The first known Cherokee contact with Europeans was in late May 1540, ...

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Unfortunately, despite the Cherokee's efforts to adapt to European culture, the federal government of the United States decided it was no longer important to ...

www.accessgenealogy.com/native/cherokee-dna.htm

Aug 29, 2016 ... Since the people who met the first European explorers on the shores of the .... DNA than found on the Cherokee Reservation in North Carolina.

www.ncpedia.org/cherokee/origins

Part i:Overview; Part ii: Cherokee origins and first European contact; Part iii: Disease, ... Greenfield Lake, Wilmington, NC 1950The Cherokee, members of the  ...

www.blueridgeheritage.com/heritage/cherokee/cherokee-history

Early Cherokee History took place in North Carolina and throughout the ... with an estimated population of 25,000 prior to the arrival of European explorers.

www.learnnc.org/lp/pages/4548

Cherokee culture thrived for thousands of years in the southeastern United States before European contact. When the Europeans settlers arrived, the Indians ...

www.learnnc.org/lp/editions/nchist-twoworlds/1882

Europeans also were astonished that women were the heads of Cherokee households. The Cherokees lived in extended families. This means that several ...

www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/history/2015/10/cherokee_blood_why_do_so_many_americans_believe_they_have_cherokee_ancestry.html

Oct 1, 2015 ... Dennis Wolfe, a Cherokee indian in Cherokee, North Carolina, 1980. ... When Europeans first encountered the Cherokees in the mid–16th ...

www.pbs.org/indiancountry/challenges/cherokee.html

Early in their history of contact with the Europeans, the Cherokee tried to adopt some of ... like Big Cove and Snowbird of the Eastern Band in North Carolina.

www.encyclopedia.com/history/united-states-and-canada/north-american-indigenous-peoples/cherokees

There is also a Cherokee reservation in North Carolina for the Eastern Band of .... began early for the Cherokees with the introduction of European trade goods ...