He died on Mr. Lenhart's porch.
Family Ties Genealogy Hutchison

He died on Mr. Lenhart’s porch. The mysterious death of Andrew Hutchison in 1875.

While researching the death of Eli Langley, who died while a prisoner of war at Andersonville Prison in 1864, I came across his widow’s (Rachel McCoy Langley) pension application files. One hundred and four pages of pension records-a genealogist’s jackpot! But this post isn’t about …

Oklahoma-Indian Territory Tombstone Tourist Travel the Back Roads

Halloween in a Ghost Town and Graveyard

A few years ago my husband and I took a ghost town hunting trip to southeast Oklahoma. Perfect for a Halloween weekend. This part of Oklahoma is unlike any other part of the state. Choctaw County and Pushmataha County include the Kiamichi Mountains. It’s a beautiful …