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Ellis Co. OKGenWeb
OKGenWeb County of the month Dec 2001

Ellis County Resources



Early Settlers

Map (Large)
  Submitted by
Sharon Byers

Ellis County OKGenWeb Archives

The Cherokee Outlet/Strip

Cherokee Strip

Counties in the Cherokee Strip










1947 Tornado







Oklahoma Resources


or Okbits - Ellis Co.

Indian Pioneer Papers
Indian Pioneer Papers

Lawmen and Outlaws
Lawmen & Outlaws

Oklahoma Marriages
OK Marriages

Oklahoma Land Runs
OK Land Runs

OK Photo Gallery
OK Photos

OK Funeral Homes
OK Funeral Homes

In Memory

In Memory of OK City Bombing
Bombing Memorial

1999 Oklahoma City Tornado
1999 Tornado OK City

Link to OKGenWeb

OK Centennial
OK Centennial
9/11/01 Memorial
9/11/01Memorial Page

Welcome to Elllis County - a part of the Oklahoma GenWeb.

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Created in 1907 from Day and Woodward Counties

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Historical Certificates Offered

The Ellis County Historical Society is announcing they will be offering two separate Historical Certificates to the families of Ellis County, Oklahoma.

A Pioneer Certificate will honor the direct descendants of Pioneers in the territory that became Ellis County ---dates before statehood 1907.

The Early Settler Certificate will honor the direct descendants of Settlers in Ellis County before the 1920 census.
Bouse Family Photo Collection

O. E. Enfield Poetry
Local Pioneer Poet

Memories of an Oklahoma Farm Boy

Catesby 100 Years Celebration

06 Jul 2002
To find out more about the celebration, go to Birthday Bash

World War I Draft Registrations

What's Happening in Oklahoma

Oklahoma Living
Calendar Of Events
Oklahoma Tourism Department
This 'n That - Reunions - Queries - Misc.

OK State County Selection List
list of all counties in Oklahoma

USGenWeb Memorial Page

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Ellis County 90 years ago

Ellis County Schools
Rural schools in "N" or old Woodward County, Oklahoma Territory

Directory of census links to help you locate free census records online
Census Finder
OK Census Finder
USGenWeb Census Project

Read The Old
Ellis County Queries

Neighboring Counties
Beaver Harper Woodward Dewey Roger Mills Lipscomb, TX Hemphill, TX

Ellis County Court House
100 S. Washington
Courthouse Square
Arnett, OK 73832
Phone: 405-885-7301

  • County Clerk has marriage records from 1892

  • Divorce records from 1893

  • Civil Court Records from 1896

  • Probate Records from 1908

  • County Clerk has land records from
  • 1898
     The above are on microfilm at the
     Woodward Library, Woodward, OK

  Shattuck Public Library
Judy Abbott
101 S. Main

General Delivery 73858
(405) 938-5104
Hours: Monday, Thursday 10-6

Oklahoma Public Library Directory

OKlahoma Resources
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  • OK Success Stories (Add yours!)

  • USGenWeb Archives

  • Search the Roots Surname List at Rootsweb

  • Search the USGenWeb Archives

  • U.S. Internet Genealogical Society Charter Member (USIGS)

  • International Internet Genealogical Society Member (IIGS)

  • Oklahoma Maps

  • Maps-N-More

  • List of Ellis Co. Maps

  • County Township Maps

  • Ellis County

  • Oklahoma Military

  • Oklahoma Cemeteries

  • OK Reunions

  • Bureau of Land Management

  • Be sure to visit these Ellis County Researcher's Web Sites
    Daisy's Roots! The Wright The Zimmerman

    The Key Finder

    "Sand Pumpin's"

    The Oilmen, in their Sunday "Go to Meetin' Clothes"
    Following the Boom Towns
    Vinton, Gene,Virgil, Rex Lawson  
    Still no luck? Maybe they have .....
    Gone to Kansas! 
    Kansas Pioneers 
    Interactive Santa Fe Trail 
    The Old West 
    McPherson Co., KS 
    Barton Co., KS 
    Mine did, did yours?

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