After: November 16, 1907

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

1855 to November 16, 1907 Source 2

Tobucksy (root Tobaksi = Coal) County

Moshulatubbee District, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory

Formed November 16, 1907, Pittsburg County is located in the rolling hills of Southeastern Oklahoma. McAlester is the county seat and economic hub of the area, located at the crossings of State Highways 69 and 270.
Prior to statehood, roughly the same geographical area was known as Tobucksy County, Moshulatubbee District, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory. Perryville was the county seat for Tobucksy County, and Included the intersection of the Texas Road and The California Trail.


Managed by: Pittsburg County Genealogical and Historical Society, Inc.

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Reference Books/Publications
All Name Index
Continuing Education
Card Catalog
Location History
Time line events:
Civil War 1860 to 1865
Coal Industry 1892 to present
McAlester Prison 1907 to present
Savanna Weapons Plant 1942 to present
Prison of War Camps 1942 to 1945
Lake Eufaula 1964 on