Roger Mills County Welcome


Roger Mills Locater Map  Roger Mills County was part of the original Cheyenne-Arapaho Reservation and opened for white

  settlement by a Land Run on April 19, 1892.  Known first as "F" County, the people chose the name Roger

  Mills in a November 1893 election,  honoring Roger Q. Mills, a popular Texas statesman.  Cheyenne, the

  county seat, was named for the Cheyenne Indians and had a population of 50 by nightfall on April 19, 1892.

         See a more detailed history of Roger Mills County

NEW ** "Pictorial History of Roger Mills County, 1892 - 1952"
Indexed, 315 pages, softbound, $30 plus $6 shipping


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Judy Tracy and LeAnn Brewster are Co-Coordinators of this helpful website.

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Roger Mills County Genealogy Links

Cemeteries  A list of all cemeteries in Roger Mills County together with names of those buried.

Marriage Index  Marriages in our county from 1893 to 2009 listed in order both of grooms and of brides. Includes Day County.

Early Schools  A listing of all schools in our county including a brief history and pictures where available.

Newspaper Summaries  Brief news about County residents taken from the "Local and Personal Columns" in early newspapers.

Death Notices/Obituaries  Memorial items of deceased people who had a Roger Mills connection

Obituary Search  Search obituaries of people with a Roger Mills County connection dating back to 1894.

Queries Board - A message board for posting or searching queries pertinent to Roger Mills County.     

      * Martin's Funeral Home - Elk City Funeral Home

      * Whinery's Funeral Home - Elk City, Rose Chapel in Sayre and Cheyenne and Fatheree-Albert of Erick

Towns/Communities  Present and past towns and communities in the county with a history of each.

Books/Media  A list of books about Roger Mills County.  Some books are for sale.

Family Research  A list of Family Names which have a county connection with an EMAIL address or WEBLINK for further research.

Land Runners  A compilation of participants from the Texas line in the Cheyenne & Arapaho Land Run on April 19, 1892.

Contacts/Addresses  Contact information for organizations in Roger Mills County that aid in genealogy research.

Cheyenne Businesses A list of businesses in and around Cheyenne, OK

Cheyenne School Articles about the Cheyenne School

Creeks/Rivers Rivers, creeks and streams of Roger Mills County

Biographical Sketches Sketches of people in Roger Mills County

Final Proofs List of people who made Final Proofs in RMC between 1895-1900


Oklahoma Genealogy Links

Oklahoma Counties  Links to the Oklahoma genealogy web site which has links to other counties in Oklahoma.

Oklahoma Resources  Contains many links pertaining to Oklahoma genealogy research.

Maps-N-More  County and Township Maps for the entire state of Oklahoma, from territorial days to the present.

Oklahoma Cemeteries  A list of cemeteries in Oklahoma including what information is available..

Request an Oklahoma Birth Certificate  A link to the State office where you may obtain a Birth Certificate.

Request an Oklahoma Death Certificate  A link to the State office where you may obtain a Death Certificate.

Oklahoma Funeral Homes  A list of present and past Funeral Homes in Oklahoma with contact information.

OkGenWeb Archives  A list of organizations in Oklahoma which maintain archives which may be of interest to genealogy researchers.

Oklahoma Land Openings  Information about the land runs in Oklahoma in the late 1800s.

Oklahoma Lawmen & Outlaws  Names and brief histories of lawmen and outlaws significant in Oklahoma history.

Oklahoma Marriages  Links to the marriage index pages of counties in Oklahoma.

Southwestern Oklahoma Genealogical Society  A site where you may place a query and/or read other queries.


Other Western Oklahoma Links

Cheyenne Chamber of Commerce  Current businesses, attractions, recreation, demographics, etc. in Cheyenne and the county.

Washita Battlefield National Historic Site  Information about the battle site and Cultural Heritage Center.

A Roger Mills County Website  Information and pictures of Roger Mills County today, including recreation, museums, & major events.


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