During the the Cherokee Indians lived in hand crafted log buildings and farmed the land. The capital of the Cherokee Nation was located in New Echhota in the North Georgia Mountains. They lived in peace until the Trail of Tears when they were rel
My Great-Great Grandmother Annie Fields Ballard pictured here in the was a survivor of the Trail of Tears. She is the mother of Susie Ballard. Susie Ballard was full blooded Cherokee but only registered as so that she could own land.
Elizabeth "Betsy" Brown Stephens a Cherokee Indian who walked the Trail of Tears in 1838 ------ Learn and talk about Trail of Tears, American Old West, Cherokee Nation Chickasaw tribe, Ethnic cleansing in the United States