Oklahoma Family Reunions

Family Reunions from 2000


ATTEBERRY Family Reunion

June 17, 2000 at the Lane Community Center at Lane, Oklahoma.
Bring a covered dish and a craft to be auctioned off.
Bring any family history that you may have to exchange with relatives.

If you need more information, contact:
Darlene James
Route 3 Box 445
Broken Bow, Oklahoma 74728
(580) 420-6933
Leonard Eeds
If you are an Atteberry and would like to be on our mailing list, contact Darlene James.
Hope to see you there.


BAILEY Family Reunion

Descendants of Jon C. (Civil War veteran) and Barbara Smith Bailey of Enola and Hope, Arkansas, are invited to meet with the descendants of Jon and Barbara's first child, James Monroe Bailey and his wife Lucinda Mims Bailey of Henryetta, Oklahoma.  For more information about the BAILEY REUNION scheduled for Labor Day Weekend, 2000, contact Anne Coleman.  If you are interested in learning more or sharing information about this branch of the Bailey family, let us know!


BURNS Family Reunion

The Burns Family Reunion will be held at Wister Lake in Wister, Oklahoma
on Sunday, May 7, 2000.
Bring a dish of your favorite food and come enjoy the fellowship.
It starts around 10am, and ends when you're ready to go home.
For more information, contact:
June Gibson
P.O. Box 111, Haskell
OK 74436-0111


CHAPMOND Family Reunion

The Chapmond family reunion will be held July 1, 2000,
at the corner of Noble and Broadway Streets in Sayre, Oklahoma.
All members of the Chapmond Family are invited.
Bring a dish of your favorite food and we will eat at noon.
Also bring a baby picture for cutest baby picture contest.
Don't forget to put your name on the back.
Do not tell anyone whose baby picture it is.
Contact person is Eunice Chapmond-Kilgore
1205 N. Broadway St., Sayre, OK 73662,


Family Reunion

The First International CONDLEY Family Reunion
will be held October 7, 2000.

County Cork, Ireland>Halifax VA>Giles TN>

We have a lot of CONDLEY relatives that live in Oklahoma,
and relatives that lived in Oklahoma at one time.

For further information, please email Debbie:
dkwmsg@aol.com, CondleySearch@aol.com,
or visit:
Condley FTM by Debbie.


DALE Family Reunion

There will be a Dale Family reunion in Foster City, California May 20, 2000.
Jacob Dale born 10/16/1851 had 9 children, one of which was George Washington Dale, born 1/22/1858 in Indiana, married Mary Etta Stone, born 1873, they had 11 children. They lived most of the time in Ottowa County, OK, and MO. If interested in the reunion or if you think you might be related please email me at

Donna Dale Elliott


DOYLE - HUGHES Family Reunion

For all of the descendants of Samuel Lafayette and Martha Francis Hughes-Doyle of Hodgen, Oklahoma. The reunion will be held at Runestone State Park, Heavener, Oklahoma, Saturday May 13, 10:30 a.m - 8:00 pm.
The Runestone State Park has a new facility that holds 100 inside and many more outside. Potluck dinner. Family photos will be taken at no charge. Family history book will be available.

If you are interested and think you might be related, please email one of us at
mrbynum@clnk.com - Denise Caughern-Bynum
and/or Paula Doyle-Bicket at


ESTES Family Reunion

Estes Reunion - June 11, 2000,
at Twin Bridges State Park, Oklahoma
(16 miles west of Neosho, Missouri or 7 miles east of Fairland, Oklahoma)
Bring a covered dish and tableware.
Lunch at 12:00pm.
This is our second one and we really had a lot of fun last year.
Bring ample copies of your family tree to share with everyone - this is for all Estes!
This is on 60 Hwy; for more information, contact


FITZPATRICK Family Reunion

Descendants of Theodore FITZPATRICK and Maria HALL
June 2 - 3, 2000
Days Inn Meeting Room
Chickasha, Oklahoma

Activities, Games, Prizes and Genealogy
for Adults and Children
This year, we are honoring family members
who have served in the military.

If you have photocopies that you would like displayed
and/or need more information,
please feel free to contact:


GIBSON Family Reunion

The Gibson Family Reunion will be held
at the Sequoyah State Park in Oklahoma
on July 8, 2000.

All kin and friends of the late John and Sadie Gibson of Leflore, OK
are invited to attend this reunion.
For more information, call 918-482-3483
or email M.C. Gibson at


GRICE Family Reunion

Sunday July 30, 2000
at Gibson Baptist Assembly grounds, also called Camp Gibson,
about 10 miles east of Hardesty, Oklahoma.

Begin arriving around 10:00am.
Bring food for a potluck luncheon,
singing and sports and visiting in the afternoon.
A business meeting at 2:00 pm.

The descendants of Lawson MacKell Grice and Sarah Jane Banther Grice.
Their 10 children were William Hampton (Will), Mary Mealor,
Martha Elizabeth, George Washington (Wash or George),
J.R. Tom Grice, Leander MacKell (Lee), Johnny G, Aden
or D.C. Keeter, Lawson Ross (Ross), and Nancy Jane.

Grandpa L.M. as we call him was born in 1832 in Rutherford Co, NC.
Fought in the Civil War, and moved his family
to Gilmer Co, Georgia after the war.
They raised their family there.

Then around 1900, he and Jane moved to Oklahoma.
L.M. homesteaded in the Oklahoma Panhandle 3 miles east of Guymon.
He died in 1914.

The Grices look forward to seeing all their family
and perhaps meeting some new cousins.

You may call Gordon L. Grice 1-580-338-8163 in Guymon for more information
or email Roxie Grice Hendricks at
or write to her at 100 Nicki, Pampa, Texas 79065.
Or call Rita Grice Kuykendall evenings at 580-338-6095.

Surnames in our history: GRICE, KEETER, JUSTICE, BANTHER, NANNEY
Surnames in our future: WE'LL FIND OUT SUNDAY JULY 30! See you all there!


HARPER-ALLEN Family Reunion

Decendants of William Mark Harper, d. Calvin, Ok., 1928, and his son, David Zack Harper, d. Seminole, Ok., 1967, and descendants of Wiley and Mary Ann Allen, will be Labor Day weekend in Haysville, KS. All you need to bring is yourself and your family. A neat little park-campground has been reserved on the outskirts of Haysville, food and soft beverages galore will be waiting. We start out on Sat. morn, and go all day, and wind up on Sunday morn after breakfast. Volleyball, horseshoes, basketball, skeet, and lots of visiting. This will be the third annual get-together at this location. For more information, e-mail Dale Harper.


HILL Family Reunion

The Tenth Annual HILL Reunion of the
descendants of the Washington & Susan V. (JACKSON) HILL family
will be held at the Amorita Community Building in Amorita, Oklahoma
on May 27, 2000, all day, with a covered dish dinner at noon.

Washington HILL was born in 1844 in Cloversville, NY and lived in IN and KS
before making the run into the Cherokee Strip from Sand Creek,
west of Waldron, KS. He staked a claim northeast of Amorita, OK,
and lived there until he died in 1901, as did his wife,
Susan V. (JACKSON) HILL, who died in 1931.
Their children included Lorenzo, Edgel, Melvina, Zulus,
Ralph, Hughander, and Charles.

Contact Sam Hill for further information/details.



Binger-Oney School Multipurpose Building
At Binger, Caddo Co., OK,
Saturday, September 2, 2000,
10:00 a.m. until ???

Covered Dish Dinner, Entertainment and Auction!!!
Don't miss it!
Please bring items for the auction if at all possible,
the proceeds will be used for reunion expenses.

If you wish to perform and be a part of the entertainment,
please contact either of the following hosts before August 1, 2000:

Imogene Barger
Rt. 1, Box 183-A Lookeba, OK 73053
Alliene Farr
P.O. Box 71 Binger, OK 73009

Directions: Go South at Intersection of Hwy. 152 & 281 for 2 1/2 blocks, turn right/West, go to the top of the small hill and the multipurpose bldg. is on the left/South. Adequate parking will be on the North side with plenty of signs to mark the way.

Submitted by: bcluck@telepath.com.



The decendents of Matilda Francis (Hope, Tuggle, Hughes) are planning a reunion June 2000 in Oklahoma. All family members and friends are invited to attend. We will be gathering for five glorious days filled with loads of fun and activity for all to enjoy. For more information contact Sarah Nelson at (918) 466-3359 or Rebecca Wilson.


HUGHES Family Reunion

Just A Little Reminder:
HUGHES Reunion
Saturday, June 17, 2000
9:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.
Community Center, Eufaula, Oklahoma
Deadline for meals and item orders--May 1, 2000
All orders must be paid for in advance.
Items and meal tickets can be picked up after 9:00a.m.
Dinner will be served at 12:00 noon.
Please bring anything you might have to share:
Pictures, scrapbooks, bible pages, etc.
Please send us your own family tree information.
We are making family tree charts to be seen by all--
The more information, the more people on your tree.
Send replies to Gale Treat.


IMPSON Family Reunion

Aug.11-13, 2000

Bokchito, Oklahoma (located 14 miles east of Durant)
Senior Citizen Center

Friday: Indian Taco dinner
Saturday: barbecue dinner with beef, coleslaw beans, potato salad ice tea and dessert.
$10 per plate or $20 per family.

Tour of Impson Valley and Impson Prairie

RSVP by July 12, 2000.

Send your reservation to:

Jo Ann Impson
208 Palm Avenue
Chula Vista, Calif. 91911
e-mail to

Everyone is invited whether Impson, Choctaw or not.


JETT Family Reunion

Many members of the JETT family migrated from VA, and KY to Oklahoma and we would like to meet our Oklahoma cousins!! We are having a reunion (our second annual) in Tennessee on July 24, 1999 and will have the third one the same weekend in the year 2000. Last year we had Jett family members from TN, TX, GA, AL, and OH and a great deal of family history information was gathered. Since genealogy research is the main purpose of this reunion we would like to have some of our cousins from Oklahoma attend - if you are interested, or would like further information, please e-mail Debbie Austin-Wallace. Thanks!!


LAWTON High School Reunion

(Class of '55 and '56)
Millennium Madness

The Lawton High School Class of 55 (and 56) reunion committee
is planning the 45th reunion in Lawton, Oklahoma.
Plans are for June 2-4, 2000.
This will be the last reunion of the century
in which we graduated so make a big effort to attend.
Be sure to bring your golf clubs (if you are a player).
We are arranging for play at the Ft Sill Officers Club course.
If you are a golfer, you won't want to miss
adding this memorable course to those you have played.
For more information, visit Floyd R. Porter's web page at:
or email:


LOUCKS & OWEN Family Reunion

When: Saturday, June 10
Place: Northwestern Electric Building.
Address: 2925 Williams Ave, Wooward, Oklahoma
Time: 10:00 AM to 9:00 P.M.
Hosted By : Mary McDowell & Treva Owens
Please bring your favorite covered dish.
For Further information, or driving directions,
contact Mary McDowell at 1-580-766-2086
or Susan McDowell at


LYNN Family Reunion

To all the LYNNs out there!!!!!!
We will be having our JACOB JOSEPH LYNN Reunion
June 16 - 17 - 18, 2000.

It will be held at the Stevens County, Oklahoma Fair Building
at DUNCAN, Oklahoma.

RV hook-ups on Fairgrounds.

Recommended motels include:
Heritage Inn - 580-252-5612 - three blocks from fair grounds
Days Inn - 1-800-Days-Inn or 580-252-0810
Holiday Inn -580-252-1500
Duncan Inn - 580-252-5210
The building will be open at 12 noon, June 16.
Refreshments--coffee, donuts, etc will be available for the early arrivals.

The reunion will start at 8 a.m. June 17.
Open dish dinner will be at 12:30. The reunion fund will provide one meat.

An auction to replenish the fund will take place immediately after lunch
(bring your "treasures" for the Auction).

Open dish dinner also on Sunday, June 18, but without the auction.

Contact people:
Winford Lynn, Jr., Rt. 5, Box 492, Duncan, OK 73533; 580-252-4922
George Lynn, 600 E Willow, Duncan, OK 73533; 580-255-7256.

Maxine Reggio
Winford and George Lynn are in charge.

A new Lynn book will be ready with 3040 family members listed.

I know we may still have Lynns living in Oklahoma
that we have not found and would like
to extend the following invitation to all the Lynns
and connecting families whether we connect or not
if you are a Lynn or from a Lynn line you are welcome.
Every year we have people join us who we have yet to connect
but we all are family. Come join us.

Maxine Reggio
7205 NW 46th. St.
Bethany, OK 73008-2317

Check out the webpage!

From Warren Co. TN Newspapers "1867 thru 1934" - "1935 thru 1940"-"1940 -
1944" Obituary Books price $30.00 - 2 for $55.00 - all 3 $80.00 post paid.
Mail check to above address.



MENASCO/MANASCO/MONASCO, etc., reunion will be at Edmond, Oklahoma all day on Saturday April 15, 2000. The reunion will be at the Edmond Masonic Lodge at 1026 N Boulevard in Edmond. This is just South of Danforth and Boulevard. Directions 405 341-3129. Anyone interested in the Menasco, Kimberling, or just interested is invited. We plan to have the hall open for breakfast at 7am with something going on all day. Please e-mail Tom-Menasco@Email.msn.com to R.S.V.P as we need to have some idea of how much grub to have on hand that none will go away hungry. This will be a show and tell about your genealogy and all day eat/snack affair. We plan to have breakfast, brunch, brisket and trimmings for lunch, homemade ice-cream for dessert, and leftovers for supper. Come all and spend the day. If you cannot make it e-mail Betty or Tom with your comments, or send snail mail to PO Box 6371 Edmond, OK 73083. see www.menascos.com.


NORTON - GENTRY Family Reunion

For all of the descendants of Ransom Franklin Norton
b. 14 December 1868 of Montague, Texas.
The reunion will be held at Wister Lake - Wister, OK Fri. 28 - Sun. 30 of July.
If you are interested and think you might be related,
please email me at
litharjik@angelfire.com. -Linda Sue Norton



Calling all people who were in the
Gracemont-Spring Creek & Cogar area of Caddo County
to a special reunion, at the Gracemont High school
on June 3, 2000 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The meal will be potluck and will be served at 1:00.
We will have the Old Tymers Band for music and entertainment.
Bring your old pictures!
Call for more information:
Mallie Elrod at (405) 656-2254 or
Virginia (Elrod) Charlton at (405) 352-4578.


PAYNE Family Reunion

The PAYNE Family Reunion 11 June, 2000 at Sun N` Fun Waterpark, East of Ponca City, Oklahoma

Families remembered are:
William Harrison/Ada Howell Payne
William Ballinger/Edna Florence Graves
William Henry/Sarah Ann Forbes Payne
Ballinger/Mary "Polly" Hobbs

Past Payne`s, Campbells, Wrights, etc. came from Ponca City, Stillwater, Bison, OK., Oklahoma, Tennessee, etc.

Have fun and do genealogy with the rest of us.

Charles Payne
2220 Joe
Ponca City, Okla. 74601


POPE Family Reunion

A Pope Family Reunion will be held in August 10th -13th, 2000 at Guthrie, Oklahoma and will be held at a Christian Camp, where there will be volleyball, tennis, softball, and other games. There will be places to sleep, rest, eat, and play for the entire family.

The Pope Family consists of approximately 200 members, and will be coming from a number of states, to name a few: Texas, Colorado, Washington, Arizona, Tennessee, Florida, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Missouri, and Oklahoma. This family has been in existence since 1818.

For more information, contact jlpchtn@juno.com.



Descendants,relatives and friends are expected sat the 3rd family reunion of the RELEFORD/BENTON/CAMPBELL families. Meeting in Oklahoma City, OK, July 21-23, 2000. Be there!! Contact Patricia Lawrence for more information.


ROGERS Family Reunion

Rogers Cousins Reunion
When: Saturday, June 17, 2000
Where: Tipton, Oklahoma
REC Building (SW Rural electric Building)
700 North Broadway
Time: 10a.m. to 4p.m.
Bring: one meat dish
one vegetable dish
one dessert

Contact person:
Betty Rogers Byars
For more information, contact Jeryl or Linda Brooks.


SNOW/MILSAP (and related families) Reunion

When: May 29th - 31th (for genealogy researchers)
June 3rd for descendants of Frances Marion & Easter Snow potluck gathering.
Where: Deer, Arkansas, Newton County (Signs will be made)
Why: To get to know each other and exchange family histories & stories

I know there are SNOWs in Oklahoma, but contact was lost years ago.
I know part of the SNOW family was around Seminole, Oklahoma.
Eastern Oklahoma was probably the entry area and they spread from there.

TScape40@aol.com -- Terri in Oklahoma


STRAIN Family Reunion

Brooken Cove (same place as last year)
Lake Eufaula, Oklahoma.
Time: 8AM - 9 PM (or till anyone can't walk from gorge), June 10, 2000 -- Saturday
for more information, call Mike J. Strain (son of Winfred & Bobbie Strain)
1-918-799-5184 or on cell 1-918-617-0390.


SULLIVAN Family Reunion

Sullivan family reunion will be August 5
at the Lions Club building in Marlow,
with a covered dish lunch scheduled for noon.

Descendents being sought include those of:
Henry Clay, William James, John Wesley,
Harrison Perry, David Osburn, Lewis Carroll,
Lucinda Caroline, George Washington and
Francis Marion Sullivan.
These were children of
William and Harriet Norman Sullivan.

For more information,
contact Loyd Woods at
(580) 476-3857


WALTERS Family Reunion

Walters family reunion to be held Saturday, October 7, 2000
on Lake Tenkiller at Carters Landing Recreation Area.
For more information, contact:

Carol Johnson
22214 E. Carters Landing Road
Park Hill, Oklahoma 74451

or email okiecuz@yahoo.com.


WILLINGHAM Family Reunion

There will be a reunion of descendents of James Henry Willingham on the third weekend of July in the Community Center at Coleman, OK. Contact Jimmy Willingham for more information.


WINTON Family Reunion

July 15 - 16, 2000
Mena, Arkansas

Many descendants of this family reside in Oklahoma
from various branches of the Winton family tree...
George, James, John, Stephen, etc.

Peggy C. Wilson


WOODRELL Family Reunion

Saturday, August 5, 2000
Feyodi Park
(3 miles South of Cleveland, OK)

If you are a Woodrell, you are one of us. Bring covered dish, lawn chairs.

For more information, contact Charlotte at GrandmaBrat3@aol.com.


YOUNG Family Reunion

The YOUNG family will be holding our annual family reunion on May 20, 2000
at Tenkiller State Park, Shelter #01, Vian, Sequoyah Co., OK.
Descendents of Tom Edd, Abram and Arron Young. We would especially like to see the families and descendants of Austin Zachariah YOUNG, Davis Randolph YOUNG, Samuel Peter George YOUNG, John Abram YOUNG, William Ambros YOUNG, Fannie (YOUNG) LAM, Katie Ann (YOUNG) MOSS STILWELL, Floyd Mansfield YOUNG, and Albert Clifton YOUNG.
Everyone is invited to attend. Friends of the family are welcome to visit.
For more information, contact Wanda Young