Pioneer Genealogical Society - Legacy History Collection

Connecting the Past to Today!

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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 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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Legacy History Collection

Connecting the Past to Today!


Welcome to Legacy History Collection


Stories of Oklahomans reveals the legacies they left for us.  Their information was treasured and preserved by friends and loved ones.  Via the internet, beautiful photos can be added to the written word, connecting the past to today.  Their undertakings and accomplishments give a sense of connectedness to the pioneers who created our state and world.


Thanks for visiting,

Karen Smith Hunter


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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

*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

*Sep 2* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  Caillte agus Aimsigh: Lost and Found - Irish History and Records - Barbara M. Randall

*Sep 6* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Top Tech Tips for the Technologist and the Genealogist - Geoff Rasmussen

*Sep 12* - Internet - (Live) ISGS Webinar:   Luxembourgers on the Prairie: Researching your Luxembourg Ancestors - Lisa Oberg

*Sep 13* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Finding Isaac Rogers - Nicka Smith

*Sept 13* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  Location, Location, Location: One Place Studies in North America - Tessa Keough

*Sep 15* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  The ABC's and 123's of Researching Your Ancestor's School - Melissa Barker

*Sep 19* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  When Does Newfound Evidence Overturn a Proved Conclusion? - Tom Jones, Ph.D

*Sep 20* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  WolframAlpha for Genealogists - Thomas MacEntee

*Sep 20* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  Your Own Digital Archivist: Preserve Your Research - Cyndi Ingle

*Sep 27* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Quick Guide to Texas Research - Deena Coutant

*Sep 28* - Internet - (Live)  NEHGS: Introduction to Heraldry in America - Nathaniel Lane Taylor

*Oct 4* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  No Easy Button: Using "Immersion Genealogy" to Understand Your Ancestors - Lisa Alzo

*Oct 7* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  Think Like a Historian: Why Do People Do What They Do? - Sara Gredler

*Oct 10* - Internet - (Live) ISGS Webinar:   Funeral Homes and Family History: They're Dying to Meet You - Daniel Earl

*Oct 11* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Southern States Migration Patterns - Mary Hill

*Oct 13* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Is Your Society Growing? Social Media May Be Your Saving Grace - Dear MYRTLE

*Oct 17* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Databases, Search Engines, and the Geneagical Proof Standard - David Ouimette

*Oct 18* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  The WPA: Sources for Your Genealogy - Gena Philibert-Ortega

*Oct 18* - Internet -(Live) SCGS Webinar:  Family History + Health History Lead to Personalized Healthcare - Dr David R. Dowell & Elizabeth Balkite

*Oct 25* - Internet - (Live)  Legacy Webinar:  Midwestern & Plains States Level Census Records - Paula Stuart-Warren