Query Board

Muskogee Co, OK

1998 Archived Queries

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spriest@ecentral.com. 1/98. Looking for Samuel Slyvester Ulna Priest, from TN to Indian Territory, maybe MUSKOGEE Co. area. Praticed law at turn of century 1900's. Married Lucy Ray, issued Slyvester Priest 1900. Probably died in the area too.

Janell Wright. 1/98. I am interested in finding information about my grandmother ELIZABETH JUANITA POOLE. She was born in Boynton, Oklahoma on Jan. 17, 1922 and we think attended school in Boynton from approximately Fall 1927 - Spring 1940. Her parents names were MARY ANN SHAY POOLE and WILLIAM WITTEN POOLE. She has a sister Esther whose last name now may be LEDBETTER and we believe she still lives in Muskogee, OK.

OOwens. 1/98. I am trying to find my WALLACE  family. Charles A Wallace death date he died Webber Falls 1890s and his wife Lucinda Rella Seggers. In 1978 we came to Webber Falls doing genealogy and went to Cemeterys.But at the time I did not know Wallace were in Webber Falls. We walked down rows in cemetery as you came into WebberFalls going down hill you could see the Ark. River it was a beautiful cemetery and had lots of Wallaces,I do not know the name oh. I would be gratful for your help. charles Wallace is my ggrandfather.

Linda Crawford. 1/98. I am looking for info on Wm Riley HARVEY and his wife Sarah CRAWFORD HARVEY who it is believed went to Muskogee after 1910. Wm was born 1849 in IN and Sarah 1852 in KY. Their youngest daughter Bertha married a PICKARD. The Harvey family went to OK from Hickory Co MO. Wm may have remarried after Sarah died. Their son Wm was in Keefton when he married in Hickory Co in 1911 according to info on his marriage license in Hickory Co MO.

Cricket Hill. 1/98. I am looking for any information on the following: John Lee Hill born Feb. 26 1942 possibly in Muskogee county okla. I am pretty sure that his family resides there any information would be helpful in my search. Any thing any one can come up with would be great. John Hill has two children and was married to the mother of the two children, her name is Jo Anne Phillips.   John is my father in law. I have never met him and would like info. on him please.

Ebgketbh3.1/98. I'm looking for relatives of OMEY CLAYTON WRIGHT -- lived in Webbers Falls/Gore area during the years of 1904 -- at least until 1911. She had 4 children that were raised by Omey' s mother. I'm told it's because Omey died. I can't find a cemetery or funeral record on her in that area. She moved here from Missouri and her mother and 6 siblings remained in the area for the remainder of their lives. Her husband was W. Marion Wright. Also related to MATHEWS who lived in the Tahlequah area.

Rick & Tanya Gilliam Griffin. 1/98. We're looking for any information on my husband's great-uncle and don't have a clue where to look. We're trying to find all we can about him as very little is known. He was married to either an Indian or half-Indian woman from the Girty area, but we don't know her name. The man we're looking for is James "Jim" GRIFFIN. He was born about 1907/1910 and died in Hopkins Co. TX about 1930 from diptheria. He was buried in the Girty Cemetery. We are curious as to whether or not he had children in an effort to ascertain if there are cousins out there that we don't know about.

Elizabeth Cearley-Moore. 1/98. I am seeking information on the MOORE family. William W. MOORE b. 1827 wife Amanda, sons Bob b.1874,and Edward b.1876. They moved to the Indian territory abt. 1898. William died abt 1899. Amanda remarried Titus HOOVER. Edward and Bob are known to have been bootleggers. Family information on Ed was that he and his wagon were hit by a train. I would like verification and to know if Ed had a family. Any information would be appreciated.

Beverly Hintergardt. 1/98. I am seeking information on John COLEMAN, born 1829, and his wife, Elizabeth QUINTON, who lived in Muskogee County. Two of their children were Newton E. and Samuel G. COLEMAN. Thank you.

John A. Sellers. Anyone with Muskogee families with Hopkins Co. Texas connections. Would like to hear from you. Known family names as follows: Dabbs, Duncan, Callahan, Ramsey, Mann, etc. Thanks.

Jim Casper. Seeking any information on George Aaron McDONALD and family. He was married to an American Indian,"Sadie" ? and living in Muskogee,Oklahoma in late 1800s. They had a son Louie who ran away from home and lived with an Indian family. George was said to have been either from Ireland or Canada and possibly returned there after the death of his wife. According to family tradition George worked for a railroad but it's unknown which one. Any help in finding my ggg grandfather will be greatly appreciated.

Karen McLemore.  Looking for Evaline EWING (c.1832-aft Feb 1900), or children, Eliza J. (1850-1879), married Winfield Scott TRUITT; Malinda Ann (1851-1920), married James Wilford GUFFEY; John (1853-); Anderson (1856-aft 1910), married Sarah A. FLANIGAN; Thomas ((1857-), married Martha Jane McATEE; Ellen (1860-); Mary E. (1862-); George (1864-), married Belle FLANAGIN; Margaret (1867-); James A. (1868-); William M. (1870-), married Bell; and Lyley (1871-). Evaline's husband was Alfred EWING, who died in Crawford County, AR before 1880. Evaline was last found in 1900 Muskogee County, Indian Territory, Twp 14N Range ? House #238. Any help would be deeply appreciated.  

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