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DNA TEST and SENECA NATION TRIBAL

Q:  My DNA Test came back and I'm 1/4th Native American.  My grandfather was Native American.  So how do I join the Seneca Nation?

Marilynn
Pennsylvania

A:  SENECA NATION ORG

EXCERPT:  Please be aware that the tribal census records of the Seneca Nation of Indians do not date prior to 1858.  Therefore, we are unable to assist you with searches prior to that year.  Also, enrollment/membership

THINGS THAT CAN BE USEFUL TO GENEALOGY THAT ARE NOT EXACTLY DOCUMENTS

The following list of things that can be useful are not exactly genealogy documents though they can be found in archives, attics, and shoe boxes in closets.

1) Family Bible.  Inscriptions in handwriting of births and deaths in the family helpful to locating other documents or verifying oral histories.  Helpful also if  person who did handwriting can be verified. Be aware in the past PENMANSHIP