WELCOME TO NOWATA COUNTY, OKGENWEB
Wann City Hall
Wann Town Clerk is Carol Deaton. She is at the town hall on Thursdays. Wann does not have any records available for research, except for some cemetery records. They are trying to reconstruct the records for the cemetery at this time.
The town of Wann was named after Robert F. Wann, who was a prominent local resident. The name of the community was originally Coon and a livery barn and dug well served the stage line that ran from Bartlesville to Coffeyville, Kansas. Source: "A Look At The History of Nowata Oklahoma" and Vicinity by Robert W. DeMoss. This book is available at the Nowata County Historical Museum in Nowata.
Newspaper Article about Coon, I.T., 1899 "Coon, I.T."
Newspaper Article about Wann 1902 "Wann has Ambitions"
Newspaper Article about Wann 1907 "No Votes Nor Taxes"