Pioneer Genealogical Society - Services

Below are just some of the services that the Pioneer Genealogical Society provides here in the community

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Pioneer Woman Statue

Ponca City, OK – Bryant Baker, Sculptor – Dedicated April 22, 1930.

Marland Mansion

Ponca City, OK - Constructed 1928.

Ponca City Library

Ponca City, OK – Constructed 1935.

Standing Bear Museum & Education Center

Ponca City, OK - Dedicated September 29, 2007.

Kay County Courthouse

Newkirk, OK – Constructed 1926.

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"Why waste your money looking into your family tree? Just go into politics and your opponents will do it for you." - Mark Twain
  • Free access to Ancestry.com at the Ponca City Library computer room!
  • Have you performed a backup of your genealogy data?
  • Check out the training opportunities at the bottom of this page!
  • Need some help in your reseach?--check out the PGS Mentoring Program.
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Our Services

 

Cemetery CD's - For Purchase

The price is $10.00 per CD. Kay County Cemeteries of Blackwell – Braman – Chilocco – Cooper – Cowboy Hill – Episcopal Columbarium – Fair View- Grandview – Longwood – Mausoleum – Mt. Olive [Nardin] – Monument Hill –  Newkirk – Oak Grove – Plainview– Ponca City IOOF – Ponca Tribal – Prairie Chapel – Prairieview – Resthaven – Riverview – Rock Falls – Round Grove – St John’s – St Mary’s – Tonkawa IOOF – Tonkawa Tribal – Washunga – Wolf Creek. Follow This Link For More Information – Cemetery CD's - For Purchase

 

Kay County Pioneer Registration

The Pioneer Certificate project was created to honor the pioneers who made the run on September 16, 1893 into the Cherokee Strip in Oklahoma Territory or settled in Kay County before 1907-statehood. Follow This Link For More Information – Kay County Pioneer Registration

 

Mentor Program

Pioneer Genealogical Society is in the process of starting a mentor program for genealogical researchers. Follow This Link For More Information – Mentor Program

 

Newsletter

Pioneer Genealogical Society Newsletter is published four times per year. It contains pertinent information concerning the activities of the society, and also includes tricks and tips in genealogical researching, queries, listings of new books in the library, and announcements of upcoming seminars, programs, and workshops. Follow This Link For More Information – Newsletter

 

Oklahoma Centennial Souvenir Envelopes

Available Marland Grand Home & Marland Mansion gift shops - Ponca City. All envelopes are 4 1/2" by 91/2” and are in color. All envelopes have 1st day of sale January 11, 2007; with the Ponca City, Oklahoma Centennial Station cancellation on them. All envelopes have the new OKLAHOMA stamp issued January 11, 2007. Follow This Link For More Information – Oklahoma Centennial Souvenir Envelopes

 

On The Book Shelf

The book committee of the Pioneer Genealogical Society is pleased to announce the recent purchase of the following books-Microfilm for the genealogy section of the Ponca City Library. Follow This Link For More Information – On The Book Shelf

 

Query Procedures & Results

Pioneer Genealogical Society provides limited research in Kay County as time permits. We are sorry, but we just do not have the resources to do in depth research. Search of the Cemetery Inscriptions & Marriage Application records will be provided free of charge. Additional research is available by request and fee. Follow This Link For More Information – Query Procedures & Results

 

 

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Workshops - Training Opportunities - Meetings of Interest

(Use "Related Websites" on the main menu for links to these sites)

*On Demand*  Internet - Relative Roots Webinar Introduction to Genetic Genealogy at Family Tree DNA

*Feb 21* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Weaving DNA Test Results into a Proof Argument - Karen Stanbary

*Feb 22* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Finding Missing Persons With DNA Testing - Diahan Southard

*Mar 1* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Apprentices, Indentured Servants, and Redemptioner: White Slavery in America - Peggy Clemens Lauritzen

*Mar 4* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  Family Browse: Finding Unindexed Records on FamilySearch - Mary Kircher Roddy

*Mar 8* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  50 Websites Every Genealogist Should Know - Gena Philibert-Ortega

*Mar 10* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Home on the Range: Kansas Research Tips - Cari Taplin

 *Mar 13th -17th - Internet - (Live) Family Search Webinar - British Isles Research Seminar - Various Presenters. Click here for more information

*Mar 14* - Internet - (Live) ISGS Webinar:   Nurse, Matrons, Laundresses & Cooks, Documenting Women in the Civil War - Angela Y Walton-Raji

*Mar 15* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Why are Irish Records so Weird? - John Grenham

*Mar 15* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  Get Excited About Your Pre-1870 African-American Research - Diane L. Richard

*Mar 20 - 9AM* - Workshop -Google Tools Class at the Ponca City Library - Contact Aaron Gray, Adult Services Librarian to enroll, at 580-767-0355

*Mar 21* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Are You My Grandpa?  Men of the Same Name - Rebecca Whitman Koford

*Mar 22* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Picture This: Images You Can Freely Use - Judy G. Russell

*Mar 22* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  What's In a Name? Every Surname Tells a Story - Tessa Keough

*Mar 29* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Introduction to Quaker Genealogy Research - Craig Scott

*Apr 1* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  Finding Scottish Ancestors Online - Nancy E. Loe

*Apr 1* - Oklahoma Genealogical Society - OGS is offering a Spring Seminar: A DAY WITH THE GENETIC GENEALOGIST, by Blaine Bettinger. Click here for more information

*Apr 5* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Preserve, Share, And Search Your Digital Pictures with Google Photos - Geoff Rasmussen

*Apr 11* - Internet - (Live) ISGS Webinar:   Tracing Slave and Slaveowner Ancestors with DNA and Genealogy - Nicka Smith

*Apr 12* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Your Whiteboard in the Cloud: Trello for Genealogists - Lisa Alzo

*Apr 14* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Complete Photo Restoration in 4 Easy Steps - Eric Basir

*Apr 18* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  The Genealogy in Government Documents - Rick Sayre

*Apr 19* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Neighborhood Reconstruction: Effective Use of Land Records - Mary Hill

*Apr 19* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  So Many Historic Books: How Can I Find My People? - James M. Baker

*Apr 26* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Finding and Using Land Ownership Maps - Rick Sayre

*Apr 28* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Researching Criminal Records - Ron Arons