Genealogy Projects tagged with Oklahoma on the Geni Family Tree

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  • University of Oklahoma

    The University of Oklahoma (OU) is a coeducational public research university located in Norman, Oklahoma. Founded in 1890, it had existed in Oklahoma Territory near Indian Territory for 17 years before the two became the state of Oklahoma. As of 2007 the university had 29,931 students enrolled, most located at its main campus in Norman. Employing nearly 3,000 faculty members, the school offe...

  • State of Oklahoma with Counties Project

    This Project is for those who were born, lived, and died in the State of Oklahoma.

  • American Old West

    Designed to capture contributors and participants in America's expansion westward from the east coast. Including politicians, newsmen, explorers, founding fathers, frontiersmen, mountainmen, railroadmen, lawmen, outlaws, gunfighters, etc. Notable people of the American Old West Artists Frederic Remington - Artist who specialized in the American Old West Explorers Sacajawea , S...

  • Osage Nation/Tribe

    Overview The Osage people are one of the Native American tribes of Oklahoma. See The project will cover the various families that make up the Osage Nation. Interesting Stories Notable Osage Scott BigHorse, Osage Assistant Principal Chief, elected to the Oklahoma House; served (2006-2008). Louis F. Burns (1920-2012), historian and author, considered a leading expert on Osage histor...

  • Western Television Shows

    Televisions shows that depicted the Old West that ran approximately 1940-1975. The studio and network (NBC) were set on ending the Vriginian series, as evidenced by rivals CBS and ABC making demographic moves away from rural oriented shows (see "rural purge" for more information). The final episode aired on March 24, 1971 ending its 9-season run. Bonanza ended its 14 season run on January 16,...

  • Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame

    Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame For tribal members who have beem inducted into the Chickasaw Hall of Fame by the Chickasaw Nation. Members are listed on the Chickasaw Nation website "In 1987 the Chickasaw Nation began honoring Chickasaws who made significant contributions to Chickasaw people or the Native American community by induction into the Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame. Since that tim...

  • Five Moons: world of the ballerinas from Oklahoma

    Geni Special Collections pilot project The Five Moons are five Native American ballerinas from the U.S. state of Oklahoma who achieved international prominence during the 20th century. They are Yvonne Chouteau , Rosella Hightower , Moscelyne Larkin , and sisters Maria Tallchief and Marjorie Tallchief . "Their remarkable accomplishments showcased American dance and talent to the world when Rus...

  • Oklahoma Hall of Fame

    Oklahoma Hall of Fame from Oklahoma Hall of Fame : Being inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame is the highest honor an Oklahoman can receive from the state. Since the Oklahoma Hall of Fame’s inception in 1927, 677 accomplished individuals have received this commendation. The names of the Hall of Fame members, as well as busts and portraits of these individuals, can be seen at the Gaylor...

  • Native American Tribes - State of Oklahoma

    Notables Maria Tallchief is honored in Tulsa, Oklahoma, along with four other Native-American ballerinas, with a larger than life-size bronze statue entitled "The Five Moons" in the garden of the Tulsa Historical Society, Tulsa, Oklahoma. Yvonne Chouteau Rosella Hightower Moscelyne Larkin Marjorie Tallchief Links Naming Conventions Osage Nation/Tribe

  • United States Senators from Oklahoma

    United States Senators from Oklahoma United States Senators from Oklahoma (U.S. Senate website): List of United States Senators from Oklahoma (with wikipedia links):

  • U.S.A. Indigenous peoples-Lower Plains

    North American Tribes Lower Plains Includes the Following States Arkansas | Louisiana | Oklahoma | Texas Includes the Following Native American Tribes Acolapissa Adai Alabama Anadarko Apache Apalachee Aranama Arapaho Avoyel Bayogoula Bidai Biloxi Caddo Cahinnio Chatot Cherokee Cheyenne Chickasaw Choctaw Coahuiltecan Tribes Comanche Coaque Creeks Deadose Delaware Dotame Doustioni...

  • Oklahoma Cemeteries- Wynnewood/ Hopewell

    This project is to photograph each of the gravestones at the Hopewell Cementery and put online so family member from out of town can see their love ones grave site.