Welcome to the Official State Recognized Georgia Tribe of Eastern Cherokee website, also known as the Georgia Cherokees.Our goal is to help people of the Cherokee descent and the general public in learning about and preserving the History, Culture and Tra
"Trail of Tears" - The Cherokee people where forced to move west of the Mississippi River, by the settlers. Over of the Cherokee population died during this event, and many of the settlers disagreed with this policy.
The Indian Removal Act of 1830 led to the Trail of Tears, which refers to the forced relocation and movement of Native American families from the southeastern parts of the United States. About Cherokees—along with approximately black slaves o
1830 Indian Removal Act Only the Names Remain: The Cherokees and The Trail of Tears--This is a realistic/fantasy fiction chapter book that depicts the journey of the Cherokee Indians who were forced off of their land.