Public School, Weleetka, Oklahoma

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My dad was raised in Weleetka, Orlan Dewey Boydston. His dad John Walter accidently shot himself and died about 1925 when dad was 10. His mother then married Cordy Purdy and moved to Tulsa. Her husband and infant children are buried at Weleetka.
Would Orlan, my dad, have gone to school in the school pictured? Does anyone remember anything about my family?

Posted by Kay Boydston Milam (not verified) on 22 May 2013 - 5:23pm
Weleetka School

My grandmother Erma Elizabeth Solomon was a school teacher in Weleetka, OK in the early 1920's, she lived in Weleetka with her grandmother Mary E. Lyon. Would anyone have any information or school pictures?

Posted by Linda LeBarre (not verified) on 21 December 2010 - 3:19pm
weleetka highschool 1925

My grandmother, Ethel Laura McCallie, graduated from Weleetka highschool in 1925, I believe she knew a guy by the name Of Gully, or maybe Sully Chapman, whom I believe worked for the osage oil company. Does anyone have any idea about who this person is? Any help would be GREAT! Thank you so much!
Melissa

Posted by melissa (not verified) on 27 May 2008 - 11:47pm
Weleetka OK

I have family that live in this town to this day
wonder if this was around there time. They have the Keck store there.
My G- uncle was murderd there in 1944..
Billy

Posted by Billy G McBride JR (not verified) on 15 April 2008 - 2:07pm
i was born in 1939 in

i was born in 1939 in Weleetka and we lived next door to Sheriff Keck and his wife, she ran the store with daughter Jewell--I remember the night he was killed, so does my older brother--i went to school with Jewll's daughter Joy and Tessie's daughter Carol and know their brothers, my day drove the school bus for many years there, Noble Walker

Posted by barbara Dunn (not verified) on 22 April 2011 - 3:47pm
my mother was born there in

my mother was born there in 1936 ..maybe you knew her.
her name was peggy tredwell ..

Posted by Anonymous (not verified) on 20 May 2012 - 9:59am
weleetka schools

My grandmother. Ethel Laura (McCallie) Lee, graduated from weleetka highschool in 1925, do you know where I could possibly get more information, such as photos or yearbooks for weleetka school? thank you so much!
melissa

Posted by melissa lee (not verified) on 26 March 2008 - 6:08pm
Weleetka School

this school burned in the early 1940's. Weleetka High School was also known as "Austin School, District 31". William Austin donated the land to build the school.

Posted by Brenda S. Franklin (not verified) on 25 February 2008 - 4:36pm

Your Grandmother, Your Aunts & Uncles, Your Great-Grandfather - who will you find in the U.S. Yearbook Collection of yearbooks from the early 1900s to the 1980s. Thousands of full high school and college yearbooks scanned and on line.

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