Cherokee Registry

Cherokee Tribes

Federally recognized:

  • The Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, headquartered in Tahlequa, OK;
  • The Eastern Band of North Carolina, headquartered in Cherokee, NC.
  • The United Keetoowah Band, headquartered in Tahlequa, OK;

State recognized:


Cherokees of N.E. Alabama

Echota Cherokee Tribe of Alabama

Cherokees of Southeast Alabama *
Dothan, AL 36301


The Georgia Tribe of Eastern Cherokee

State recognized in Georgia code OCGA 44-12-300
P.O. Box 1915
Cumming, GA 30028

The Cherokee of Georgia
State recognized in Georgia code OCGA 44-12-300
Saint George, Georgia 31646


Tribes not politically recognized:


American Cherokee Confederacy
Rt. 4, Box 120
Albany, GA 31705
State-recognized group

Cane Break Band of Eastern Cherokees Tribal Council
Route 3, Box 750
Dahlonega, GA 30533

Cherokee Indians of Hoke County *
Rt. 1, Box 129-C
Lumber Bridge, NC 28357

Cherokee Indians of Robeson County and Adjoining Counties *
Rte. 2, Box 272-A
Red Springs, NC 28377

Cherokees of California, Inc.

Cherokees of Jackson City *
P.O. Box 41
Higdon, AL 35979

Cherokee Nation of Mexico

Cherokee-Powhatan Indian Association *
P.O. Box 3265
Roxboro, NC 27573

Cherokee Tribe of Eastern Georgia

Chickamauga Cherokee Indian Nation of Arkansas & Missouri *

Deer Council of Free Cherokees

Dogwood Band of Free Cherokees

Eagle Bear Band of Free Cherokees

E-Chota Cherokee Tribe of Florida
5 N. 24th Street
DeFuniak Springs, FL 32433

Elk Valley Council Band of Free Cherokees

Etowah Cherokee Nation *
P.O. Box 5454
Cleveland, TN 37320

Georgia Tribe of Eastern Cherokees Tribal Council *
P.O. Box 993
Dahlonega, GA 30533

Kiamichi Band of Western Cherokee

Langley Band of Chickamogee Cherokee Indians in the Southeastern United States*

Lost Cherokee of Arkansas and Missouri*

Northern Cherokee Nation of the Old Louisiana Territory*


Northern Cherokee Tribe of Indiana

Northern Cherokee Tribe of Indians of Missouri*

Northwest Cherokee Wolf Band of Oregon

Old Settler Cherokee Nation of Arkansas*

Osprey Band of Free Cherokees

Ozark Mountain Cherokee Tribe of Arkansas and Missouri*

Red Clay Inter-tribal Indian Band of Tennessee*

Red Clay Band of S.E. Cherokee Confederacy

Sac River and White River Bands of the Chickamauga-Cherokee Nation of Arkansas and Missouri, Incorporated*

Southeastern Cherokee Council, Inc.

Southeastern Cherokee Confederacy, Incorporated of Georgia*

Southeastern Indian Nation*

Southern Band of Eastern Cherokee Indians of Missouri and Arkansas*

Tennessee River Band of Chickamauga Cherokee
P.O. Box 291
Flintstone, GA 30725


Tuscola United Cherokees of Florida & Alabama*

United Cherokee Nation - Georgia

United Cherokee Nation (UCN - Arizona)

United Cherokee Tribe of Alabama *
Route 1, Box 8
Daleville, AL 36322

Western Arkansas Cherokee Tribe*

Western Cherokee Nation of Arkansas and Missouri*

Wilderness Tribe of Missouri*

Wolf Creek Cherokee Tribe of Virginia