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Elizabeth Red Fern Greer Black Hawk: Who Was This Woman?

  Doing genealogy is hard enough without having to wade through the myths propagated on the internet. This is made clear when trying to prove/disprove Native American ancestry. There seems to be an unwritten rule that all women whose birth names are unknown must be Cherokee or from some other Native American tribe. Here is an interesting case of the same mythical women being claimed by multiple families.  Elizabeth Red Fern Blackhawk: #1: This Elizabeth was found on in the comments of the Wikitree profile for Elizabeth When Elizabeth Greer  Naktika Redfern  was born in 1723, in Gunpowder, Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America, her father,  Chief Thunder Black Hawk , was 23 and her mother,  Abbee Redfern , was 13. She married Jacob Davis on 6 February 1745, in Saint Johns Parish, Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1781, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, at the age of 58, and was bur

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