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

*May 24* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  WikiTree: Free for All without a Free-for-All - Eowny Langholf

*May 31* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  The Great War: Researching Your World War I Ancestors - Michael L. Strauss

*June 7* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Researching Your Minnesota Ancestors - Paula Stuart-Warren

*June 9* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  The Increasing Need for Foreign Language Indexing - Devin Ashby

*June 13* - Internet - (Live) ISGS Webinar:   Preserving Old Family Letters: Tips From An Archivist - Melissa Barker

*June 14* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  How Harry Potter Can Teach You About DNA - Blaine Bettinger

*June 15* - Internet - (Live)  NEHGS: Choosing a DNA Test for Family History Research - Christopher C. Child

*June 16* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  What Now? Your Next Steps with Autosomal DNA Testing - Diahan Southard

*June 20* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Beating the Bushes: Using the GPS to Find Jacob Bush's Father - Elissa Scalise Powell

*June 21* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Virtual Family reunions: Super Easy, Super Fun - Dear MYRTLE

*June 21* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  Turn Family History Facts into Stories You Can Share - Annette Burke Lyttle

*June 28* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Canada's Top 10 - Kathryn Lake Hogan

*July 5* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Censational Census Strategies - Mary Kircher Roddy

*July 11* - Internet - (Live) ISGS Webinar:   The Watchfires of a Hundred Circling Camps - Peggy Clemens Lauritzen

*July 12* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Google Books: The Tool You Should Use Every Day! - Lisa Louise Cooke

*July 14* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Tips for Snapping Pics: How to Take Perfect Family Photographs - Jared Hodges

*July 18* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Analyzing Documents Sparks Ideas for Further Research - Angela Packer McGhie

*July 19* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  The Firelands, The Connecticut Western Reserve, and the Ohio Territory - Peggy Clemens Lauritzen

*July 19* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  The Early Religious Experience in America: The Theology Behind the Records - Dr. Michael D. Lacopo

*July 26* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Family History Adhesive: The Science of Why History Binds Families and the Simple Tech of How to Do It - Janet Hovorka

*Aug 2* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Tracing Your West Country Ancestors - Kirsty Gray

*Aug 5* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  Using atDNA to Verify and Expand Genealogy - Emily D. Aulicino

*Aug 8* - Internet - (Live) ISGS Webinar:   Ten Years is a Long Time: Census Substitutes for the In-between Years - Amy Johnson Crow

*Aug 9* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  A Taxing Matter: Using Tax Lists in Genealogy - Judy G, Russell

*Aug 11* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Using Pictures with Legacy Family Tree - Geoff Rasmussen

*Aug 15* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Analyzing Probate Records of Slaveholders to Identify Enslaved Ancestors - LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson

*Aug 16* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Finding Your Ancestors in German Directories - Ursula C. Krause

*Aug 16* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  Ports of Entry - Kim von Aspern-Parker

*Aug 23* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  How to do Mexican Research and Be Successful - Jonathan Walker

*Aug 30* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Getting Started with Evidentia - Edward A. Thompson