Coal County
Genealogical Society
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The Genealogical Society is located at the Coalgate Public Library
at the corner of Ohio and Byrd Streets.

The mailing address is:
P. O. Box 436
Coalgate, OK 74538

Updated: 20 Dec 2005

Join the Coal County Genealogy Society Today!

The annual dues are
$15.00, payable January 1 or
$7.50 for July 1 - December 31
Make checks payable to:
P. O. Box 436
Coalgate, OK 74538

Quarterlies are mailed in
January, April, July & October
Material Deadlines are:
March 10, June 10, September 10, December 10

Past quarterlies are available for $3.00 each
Not all may be available

Genealogy Society Hours
Monday - 1 - 3

Tuesday - 10:00 - 4:00
Friday - 10:00 - 4:00 

The Genealogical Society group meets at the
genealogy library at 10:30 A.M. on the
second Monday of each month.

All members are encouraged to attend
and visitors are welcome.

Coal County
Books For Sale


Coal County
History Book 2

Add your Family History
or update it from Book 1
and reserve your copy of Book 2 today! See more information here.
Coal County
History Book 2

CCGS Projects Online

The CCGS is proud to share with you these projects.

Elsie's Obituary Index 1906 - 2004
over 9700 names so far - a work in progress
This index is added to now and then as Elsie and Nancy get new index's available.
If you don't see a name here that you are looking for it doesn't mean it doesn't exist.
They have several different newspapers from the County they are going through.

Angie & Lorene's
Coal County Marriage Index 1907 - Sep 2005
Completed Over 20,000 names

Coal County Cemetery Index
The Cemetery information we have online is a gathering of information from different sources.
CCGS has added information in with visual surveys that Angie Jenkins and Debra West did at some cemeteries, other information has been submitted by family members and some has been added from information found in the Coal County History Book 1.

We appreciate all the information that you share with us.


Highschool Yearbooks!
Do you have any old
Coal County Highschool Yearbooks?

The CCGS are trying to collect as many yearbooks as possible. You don't have to give up your hardcopy of the book. We will be happy to have a copy of all the pages in the book.
Listed below are the books that we HAVE A COPY OF.
If you have a book that is not listed here we want to hear from you!
Write to CCGS at P. O. Box 436, Coalgate, OK 74538
Tell them what you have and leave your name, telephone number and mailing address
for them to contact you.

The CCGS have copies of these:
Coalgate School:
1918, 1920, 1926, 1935, 1940, 1948, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1965, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1987, 1994, 1995, 1996

Cottonwood School

Olney School:
1948, 1949, 1952, 1968, 1972, 1974, 1975, 1977, 1979

Tupelo School:
1956, 1958, 1960, 1963, 1965, 1967, 1969, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1977

Books For Sale from the Genealogy Society
Send Checks to: Coal County Genealogical Society
P. O. Box 436
Coalgate, OK 74538
Coal County History Book 2
Title of Publication
Cost Per Item

Coal County, 1910 US Census Index
Film # T625-1457
This is an index of names and page #'s they were listed on original census.
(might only be head of household named)

Coal County, 1920 US Census Index
This is an index of names and page #'s they were listed on original census.
(might only be head of household named)
Coal County, 1930 US Census Index
This is an index of names and page #'s they were listed on original census.
Coal County, Probate Index Book #1

Coalgate Cemetery Index
This is an index of names and dates
of those buried in Coalgate Cemetery


Coal County History Book 1
First printed in 1986
This is 444 pages full of family stories, pictures, births, deaths, marriage, census info, businesses, schools,
ghost towns and more.

New! Coal County History Book 2
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Must pay at least a $25.00 Deposit to hold this price

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Board of Directors

President Verdell Clark
Vice President Ed Bullard
Recording Secretary Johnnie Hudson
Corresponding Secretary
Senior Researcher
Elsie Rumley
Treasurer Betty Riley
Historian Bessie Bills
Parlamentarian Leon McCoy

Ruth Moore

Associate Editors Larry & Nancy Bowerman

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