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Nowata County Historical Society Museum
Tuesday - Saturday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Closed Sunday & Monday)
Located at 121 S. Pine, Nowata, Ok 74048
918 273-1191

Operates with volunteer personnel only. Contributions are accepted. Open 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Tuesday through Saturday. Phone calls are welcomed during business hours. The volunteers will help you if they can. Will answer questions about prominent, and not so prominent citizens. Exhibits offer a glimps of Indian Territory and early Oklahoma History. They cover oil fields, history of Nowata County, agriculture, Cherokee Nation, wood carvings, artifacts, cowboy information, early law enforcement, rodeo championships, furntiture brought to Nowata via covered wagon, furnishings from old homes and businesses, hardware, and much more.
The Nowata Historical Society has a book available entitled "Nowata County History" and a folded map depicting Nowata County and many important and historic sites. It is helpful in showing where many people resided. Please contact them for availability and cost.

Nowata County
Genealogy and Historical
Societies/Clubs

Family Finders Genealogy Club
We are located at the Nowata City county Library
224 S. Pine, Nowata, Ok 74048
Library's telephone number is 918 273-3363

This club meets at the Nowata Library at 1:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of every month. Club dues are $5.00 per year and $.25 "funny money" is contributed at each monthly meeting.

The President of the club is Barbara Yates.
Family Finders will search all records in our library for a donation to our club and the cost of copying (25cents a page) and postage.

The Sec/Treas of the Club is Nita Wesson. If you are interested in learning the latest information about the club please contact her at nwesson@junct.com.

Volunteers
Family Finder Genealogy Club;
1969 - 2008
Years spent searching for all records
Look-ups
Marriage Records

 

FAMILY FINDERS GENEALOGY CLUB OFFICERS

FAMILY FINDERS GENEALOGY CLUB OFFICERS
1 Apr 1969-1970  President Geneva King, Vice-President Caryl Bell, Secretary Blanche DonCarlos, Treasurer Bernice Long
1971-1972  President Blanche DonCarlos, Vice-President Belva Secondine, Secretary Audrey Kennedy, Treasurer &
                   Publicity Chairman Bernice Long       
1973     President Jayne Sweger, Vice-President Ethel Hairston, Secretary Agnes Munson, Treasurer & Publicity
            Chairman Bernice Long
1974-1975    President Lela May, Vice-President Ethel Hairston, Secretary  Agnes Munson, Treasurer Jo Roberson,
                  Club Reporter Audrey  Kennedy
             
1976   President Bernice Long, Vice-President & Reporter Jayne Sweger,  Secretary Thelma Hathcoat, Treasurer
Jo Roberson
1977  President Mary Vulgamore, (Mary Vulgamore resigned, Faye Hanks replaced her, then Faye resigned, Audrey
Kennedy served out 1977) Vice-President Audrey Kennedy, Faye Hanks replaced Audrey Kennedy, Secretary
          Thelma Hathcoat, Secretary Thelma Hathcoat, Treasurer Jo Roberson, Co-reporters Leona Hester & Jayne Sweger
1978  President Leona Kester, Vice-President Virginia Slack, Secretary Thelma Hathcoat (Thelma resigned, Agnes
Munson replaced her), Treasurer Jo Roberson 
1979  President Leona Kester, Vice-President Virginia Slack, Secretary Agnes Munson, Treasurer Bernice Long
1980  President Virginia Slack, Vice-President Geneva King, Secretary Agnes Munson, Treasurer Bernice Long
1981  President Virgie Nix, Vice-President Lela May, Secretary Agnes Munson, Treasurer Bernice Long
1982  President Lela May, Vice-President Leona Kester, Secretary Maxine Hays (she asked to decline, Agnes Munson
replaced her), Treasurer Bernice Long
1983  President Lela May, Vice-President Ina Condray, Secretary/Treasurer Bernice Long
1984-1985  President Jackie Orban, Vice-President Lela May, Secretary Donna McCray, Treasurer Bernice Long
               
1986-1987    President Blanche DonCarlos, Vice-President Jackie Orban, Secretary Donna McCray, Treasurer Bernice Long
               
1988-1989  President Jo Roberson, Vice-President Lela May, Secretary Donna McCray, Treasurer Bernice Long
1990-1992     President Ina Condray, Vice-President Lela May, Secretary Blanche DonCarlos, Treasurer Bernice Long   
1993-1994  President Gertrude Boyer Vice-President Elsie Berg, Secretary Blanche DonCarlos, Treasurer Mildred Whitson
1995-1997            President Elsie Berg, Secretary Blanche DonCarlos, Treasurer Mildred Whitson 
1998-1999 President Elsie Berg, Vice-President Gertrude Boyer, Sec/Treasurer Blanche DonCarlos
2000-2001 President Elsie Berg, Sec./Treasurer Blanche DonCarlos
2002-2003   President Elsie Berg, Sec./Treasurer Blanche DonCarlos, Blanche resigned in Sept, Virginia Temple replace her
2004-2005 President Elsie Berg, Sec./Treasurer Virginia Temple
2006-2007 President Diana McLean, Sec./Treasurer Virginia Temple, Virginia resigned in June 2006, Nita Wesson replaced
her
2008                  President Diana McLean, Vice-President Lisa Frye, Sec./Treasurer  Nita Wesson. Diana resigned in May 2008,  
Barbara Yates replaced  her.

Nowata County Historical Society Museum
Tuesday - Saturday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Closed Sunday & Monday)
Located at 121 S. Pine, Nowata, Ok 74048
918 273-1191

Operates with volunteer personnel only. Contributions are accepted. Open 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Tuesday through Saturday. Phone calls are welcomed during business hours. The volunteers will help you if they can. Will answer questions about prominent, and not so prominent citizens. Exhibits offer a glimps of Indian Territory and early Oklahoma History. They cover oil fields, history of Nowata County, agriculture, Cherokee Nation, wood carvings, artifacts, cowboy information, early law enforcement, rodeo championships, furntiture brought to Nowata via covered wagon, furnishings from old homes and businesses, hardware, and much more.
The Nowata Historical Society has a book available entitled "Nowata County History" and a folded map depicting Nowata County and many important and historic sites. It is helpful in showing where many people resided. Please contact them for availability and cost.

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