Oklahoma Family History Societies(G-L)

This section lists associations from Greer to Logan giving details about each one and what resources and publications they offer.

County and Other Societies

Greer County Genealogical and Historical Society

Some databases are on the site, including:

  • Deaths 1912-1918
  • Inquest Reports 1890-1903
  • Marriages Licences Index 1901-1930
  • Probate 1901-1930
  • Selected Civil Cases 1901-1930

Numerous archives are also available in their Library, incorporating:

  • Census Returns
  • Civil and Criminal Dockets
  • Divorces
  • Genealogical and Historical Newsletter and Magazine Collections
  • Genealogies
  • Marriages
  • Newspapers
  • Probates
  • School Enumerations
Website:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~okgcghs/

Indian Territory Genealogical and Historical Society

Many collections are accessible, incorporating:

  • Microfilm of over 45000 Applications for the Miller Roll
  • Native American Rolls 1817-1867, 1869-1893, 1893-1896 and 1898-1924
  • One-Page Dawes Census Cards for all six Cherokee Sections

They are also prepared to search in the Dawes Roll on payment of a fee and receipt of the necessary information.  

Aerial Maps of Cherokee Co. 1938, Cemetery Maps and Obituaries are also held by the organisation.

They have also loaned archives to Oklahoma Historical Society, including:

  • Assessment Lists 1920-1928
  • Assessment Rolls 1913-1928
  • Civil Dockets 1908-1945
  • Criminal Dockets 1908-1945
  • Justice Dockets 1914-1928
  • Justice of the Peace Dockets 1907-1936
  • Miscellaneous Archives 1913-1927

Numerous publications are available for sale, which include Tyner Master Index, Cherokee Co. Railroads and Reed-Culver Funeral Home Books 1909-2000.

Website:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~okitghs/

Kay County Genealogical Society

The association is known as Pioneer Genealogical Society.  Many databases can be accessed, which incorporate:

  • Bible Records
  • Births
  • Blackwell Veterans - Civil War, Spanish War and World War I
  • Cemetery Indexes
  • Chronicle History of the State of Oklahoma
  • City of Blackwell Photo Gravures 1903
  • Family Charts
  • First Person/Event in Kay County
  • Kay Co. Officials 1893-1918
  • Marriage Applications
  • Marriage Notices
  • Obituaries
  • Oklahoma Counties
  • Property Records
  • School Registers
  • Veterans Memorials

Many Kay Co. Maps are also on the site.

A Miscellaneous Marriages Index is accessible and on payment of a fee it is possible to obtain a copy of the record. 

The organisation is prepared to search Cemetery Inscriptions and the Marriage Application Database.  If record is found, a charge will be made for providing a copy of the appropriate record. Information about where to find Birth and Death Certificates and Land Records is also given by the society.

Numerous documents can be accessed in the Genealogy Section of Ponca City Library, which incorporate:

  • Alabama Wills 1808-1870 (Index)
  • The Clark Family and Location from Early Southwest Virginia Families
  • Earliest Tennessee Land Records
  • Harrison Co. (Missouri) Marriages
  • Historical Notes of Ancestors of the Revolutionary War
  • Marshall - Descendants of William Marshall
  • Military Records
  • Newspapers
  • Obituary Notices
  • Washita Co. Cemetery Book
  • West Virginia Daughters and Their Revolutionary Patriot Ancestors

A list of surnames currently being researched by Members is also available.

Website:
http://pgsok.org/

Latimer County Historical and Genealogical Society

Many archives can be accessed at the association or the Latimer Co. Library, which include:

  • 1917 McCurtain Co. School Census
  • Carter Co. Pioneers 1841-1982
  • Cemetery Transcripts
  • Census Returns
  • Divorce Case Files 1905-1950
  • Divorces 1901-1920
  • Family Histories
  • Haskell Co. Cemeteries
  • Haskell Co. Obituaries
  • Latimer Co. Cemeteries
  • LeFlore Co. Cemeteries
  • LeFlore Co. Funeral Home Books

Archives also comprise:

  • Marriage Applications
  • Marriage Licence Applications 1929-1950
  • Marriages 1901-1920
  • Marriages Choctaw Nation 1890-1895
  • McCurtain Co. Marriages
  • Newspapers 1904-1995
  • Obituaries
  • Official Credentials 1890-1907
  • Oklahoma Daughters of the American Revolution Patriot
  • Oklahoma Obituaries 1924-1935
  • Probate Case File Index to 1928
  • Probate Court Records
  • Sequoyah Co. Cemeteries
  • Sequoyah Co. Census Returns

Some archives relate to Pittsburg County, which include:

  • Cemetery Transcripts
  • City Directories
  • Divorces
  • Funeral Home Books
  • Naturalisations
  • Newspapers
  • Probate and Court Cases
  • Probate Case Files
  • Weddings

Numerous publications are available for sale, which incorporate:

  • Cemetery Indexes
  • Divorce Case Files 1905-1950
  • Divorce Records 1906-1960
  • Full Blood Conveyance Files 1911-1927
  • Marriage Licence Applications 1929-1950
  • Probate Case File Index pre-Statehood to 1928
Website:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~oklchgs

Logan County Genealogical Society

The association was formed in 1981 and incorporated in 1995.  

Its aims are to collect and preserve historical materials, to help members interested in researching their family tree and to maintain a reference library.

Numerous archives are accessible in their Library which is located in the Oklahoma Territorial Museum, 406 E. Oklahoma, Guthrie.

Many publications are available for sale, including:

  • 1900 Directory of Logan CO. Farmers
  • Declaration of Intention 1890-1906
  • Newspaper Abstracts of Births, Marriages and Deaths
  • Summit View Cemetery Transcripts 1890-1990
  • Weddings 1890-1900
Website:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~oklcgs

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