Quoting cherokee ☠ mama:“ im mixed and i don't have any of that. but im not black/white, im native/white. -shrugs-”
Quoting Samwise0311:“ Well, I am only an 1/8 cherokee and the rest of me is German. My baby's father is the Native American ... [snip!] ... at this point because the baby's father is a jerk and hasn't spoken to me since I told him I was pregnant with his kid.”you will need is a birth certificate because you have to prove that he/she is biologically his, and then you can call the BIA to find the paperwork you will need.
Quoting june_19:" you will need is a birth certificate because you have to prove that he/she is biologically his, and then you can call the BIA to find the paperwork you will need."
I have a more unusual situation, my spouse and I are having a child via sperm donor since we cannot have children on our own. Our sperm donor is a enrolled tribe member and 100% Yakama Nation. My question is, will my child have a chance to enroll in the tribe if she/he chooses too. The donor won't be on the babies birth certificate but the baby will be 50%. Any insight? Thank you.
Quoting ~Ice Princess~:" I am only 1/8 cherokee (on one side..have cherokee on the other, but not sure how much..lol) and not ... [snip!] ... circles of pigment on a mixed child? They have that. And me and DH are as white as they come. I guess it skipped a little."
Quoting Samwise0311:" So as of right now I am expecting a baby who is half white and half native american (Yurok tribe out ... [snip!] ... does anyone have this mix in their baby or know anyone who does? If you can find pictures, would you please post them? Thanks!"