-- Volumes 1 & 2 (Volumes may be purchased individually)
384 pages (Volume 1); 524 pages (Volume 2); 8 1/2 x 11", hardcover, photographs, illustrations, maps, indexed.
Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory covered present day counties of Bryan, Carter, Garvin, Grady, Jefferson, Johnston, Love, Marshall, McClain, Murray, Pontotoc, Stephens and a small portion of Coal County.
Pioneers of Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory (Vol. 1) -- (reprint)
Covering the history of Chickasaw Nation and its early days prior to statehood, the book focuses on the nation as it struggles to survive in its new homeland, Oklahoma. Not only Indians, the whites, blacks and other minorities are also featured. This book is filled with sections on history of the nation, research aids, listing of available pre-statehood records, maps, pioneer stories with photos and a surname index.
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Some family names in this book: Allstott, Arterberry, Baker, Barr, Bollinger, Bowles, Brewer, Campbell, Cobb, Colbert, Cottrell, Davenport, Denney, Fitzpatrick, Forbess, Foster, Fox, Gross, Griffin, Harris, Hillsberry, Hull, Jacobs, Johnson, Jones, Kirtley, Langford, Lemons, Lollis, Lowrance, Martin, McGee, Mitchell, Orr, Overstreet, Overton, Pitchlynn, Plank, Ragsdale, Scott, Sorrells, Sweern, Thompson, Wait, Willard, Willis, Woodard, Worsham and more.
Pioneers of Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory (Vol. 2)
The long awaited companion volume contains many more pages than Volume 1 and much more information. Included are family histories, county/location articles, photographs, special articles, research aids, some cemetery lisitngs, maps, several obituaries along with information on genealogical and historical societies, libraries and museums associated with Chickasaw Nation. The book has approximately 575 pages, including surname index. This is a must for anyone interested in and reseraching his/her Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory (Oklahoma) roots.
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Some names from the index: Addington, Alford, Arterberry, Bailey, Bradley, Bullard, Burns, Chitwood, Colbert, Costner, Duncan, Dunford, Edington, Fleetwood, Graham, Haney, Harris, Heald, Hewitt, Jones, Kinsall, Love, McBee, McManus, Murray, Northrip, Olivo, Phelps, Roberts, Thomason, Thompson, Walker, Warthen, Wiley, Wilkerson, Wright and others.
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