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I invite you to enter a query for your Latimer County ancestors. Please give me your SURNAMES,
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Your query MUST have a Latimer County connection or it will not be posted here.
Queries that are in regard to Birth Parents, lost friends or that are vague in nature will not be posted.

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Surname: SMITH, HOLLON, COWAN
Submitted on 23Dec2012 by Ruth Brown
Seeking information regarding an Obit and/or the burial place of Margaret Nancy Hollon Smith who was born in 1881 in AR and died 11Jan1963 in Wilburton, Latimer Co., OK. She is listed in the oklatime/obits index but there is no cemetery listed. Any information would be appreciated
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Surname: WINDSOR
Submitted on 12Nov2012 by:
Thomas Windsor
Looking for a Delmar Windsor died in a mine accident 1930 - 1935? Son William Franklin wife Gola Lee Irvin
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Surname: HOKIT
Submitted on Sep 9, 2011 by
Pam Leaser
Looking for records on my great grandmother’s birth and death. She is Samantha “Viana” Pollard Hokit. Her birthdate is 8-13-1882 in Yell County Arkansas and her death is 10-29-1956 and she is buried in Center Point Cemetery in Wilburton. I would appreciate a copy of her obituary or any paperwork you have available. I am looking for her parents names, siblings, any information you may have.
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Surname:  WINTON
Submitted on 29Aug2012 by: Edie Osterhues

My Great grandfather Joseph Mack Winton B: 05 Oct 1855 Polk Co AR D: 12 Aug 1925 Yanush, Latimer Co. OK. B: Sardis Cemetery, Sardis OK. I have requested his death certificate twice and have been told one isn't available. Is there anyway to find any burial record or obituary?
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Surnames: HULET, STEPHENS
Submitted on 1Jun2012 by: Carol Lynn Hulet

I am interested in finding out the names of my great grandparents. I know my grandparents, George Hulet (DOB: 1901)and Hester Stephens (DOB: 16Dec1905) have a marriage certificate from Latimer County.
Marriage Date: March 23, 1924 (to the best of my knowledge).  I believe Hester's mother's first name may have been Pearl (Stephens may have been a 2nd or 3rd marriage name). Any further information you may be able to provide me with will be greatly appreciated. I am the Granddaughter of George and Hester.  My father was George and Hester's first son and he has been deceased since about 1953, due to death in an auto accident. George, Hester, and my father, George Hulet Jr. lived in Warren, Michigan in the 1940's onward. I believe both George Sr. and Hester were born in Oklahoma and lived there until they married.

 
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Surname: MIZE
Submitted on 9Nov2011 at:
http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.oklahoma.counties.latimer/994/mb.ashx
I am Looking for the obituary for James M. Mize, whom died on March 26, 1927 in Latimer Co..  He is buried in Red Oak, Latimer Co. OK. Also, would like his wife's obit. Her name was Martha "Lizzie" Mize. She died on March 17, 1921, also in Red Oak. I would like a copy from the newspaper, possibly the Latimer Co. News. I will compensate you if there is a fee. Contact me at bonjohn65@gmail.com
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Surname: MICKLE
Submitted on 4Aug2011 at: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.oklahoma.counties.latimer/992/mb.ashx

I would like to find an obit for William James (Billy) Mickle, supposedly the first "white" man in Wilburton???
Billy was my GGrandfather.  He died in Wilburton 01Jun1902 and is buried in Wilburton City Cemetery
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Surname: BURGESS, CHEATHAM, WADE
Submitted on 10Apr2011 at: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.oklahoma.counties.latimer/989/mb.ashx

Eliza A Burgess born 02-02-1852 in Iowa married Bolen Cheatham prior to 1882.  She lived with her daughter and son-in-law Julia & Mack L Wade in Cravens, Latimer County, Oklahoma.  The 1930 census shows Eliza born in 1857 and that she was 73 years old.  Does anyone know if she is buried in or near Cravens? pattyacook@gmail.com
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Surnames: HARRIS, BROWN
Submitted on 5Mar2011 at: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.oklahoma.counties.latimer/988/mb.ashx
Searching for the parents and lineage of John Thomas Harris (1871 - 1945).  He married Mary Lewis Hodge (1875 - 1951).  I have found conflicting information on his parents.  His birth certificate indicates parents were "WP Harris" (writing is unclear) and Margret L. Brown.  I have another source indicating that his father was named Nelson P.  There is a Margret L. Harris buried in the Wilburton City Cemetery, whose headstone indicates she was married to a Nelson P.  She died August 25, 1915.  If any has or can acquire a copy of her obituary from the local Wilburton/Latimer Co. paper, I would love to get that.   I'm thinking she is the mother of John Thomas, but haven't been able to make the connection for sure.  If anyone had any additional information on John Thomas Harris, Margret  (Brown) Harris or Nelson P. Harris, I would appreciate that. I'm also looking for more info on John Thomas' lineage.  A family history I have suggests Nelson Harris was his father, and that Nelson was born in NC in 1822 and died about 1881, location unknown.  This genealogy traces the family to the Isle of Wight in Virginia, back to the early 17th century.  If there are other Harris genealogists out there with information, I am very interested in connecting.
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Surname: MILLS
Submitted on 1Mar2011 at:
http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.oklahoma.counties.latimer/987/mb.ashx
Seeking parents of Juanita Mae Mills born about 1946. May have been  residents of Red Oak area
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Surnames:  MCCOY, HUNT
Submitted on 18Jan2011 at: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.oklahoma.counties.latimer/986/mb.ashx
I'm looking for death dates & places, and hopefully obits for Addison and Phoebe.  I am not able to locate them on the 1920 Latimer Co OK census, so I think they may have died before 1920.  Addison was originally from Pike Co KY, and was closely related to the McCoy clan of the Hatfield-McCoy feud.  I understand the Latimer County News-Democrat paper goes back to about 1915 (maybe even earlier)...could someone help with a look-up please? Found the following:
1910 Latimer Co OK (Gowen Twp., Page 13-A, ED # 139, HH # 85)
Addison McCoy, 69, Head, Male, White,
m.2@48yrs, KY KY VA,  Farmer
Febie McCoy, 62, Wife, Female, White,
m.1@48yrs, KY KY KY, 9 children / 7 living
Willie McCoy, 33, Son, Male, White, single, WV KY KY
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