Lawton Public Library
110 SW 4th Street
Lawton, OK 73501
Kiowa, Comanche, and Apache Collection
This special collection is aimed at providing research material concerning the history and genealogy of the Kiowa, Comanche, Apache and Ft. Sill Apache tribes of Southwest Oklahoma. Found in the collection are histories, biographies, genealogies, theses and microfilmed records. Of special and unique importance are the following records:
Frank Bosin, Sr
Resources in the Family History Room:
Family Record Book: Kiowa, Comanche, and Apache Tribes, 1901, maintained by the Kiowa Agency.
Kiowa Agency Census Rolls, 1869-1939
Kiowa Agency Birth and Death Rolls, 1924-1932
Kiowa Agency Births, Marriages, Divorces, Deaths, Wills, and Related Records, 1869-1925
Kiowa Agency Estate Records, 1872-1925
Fort Sill Apaches: Their Vital Statistics, Tribal Origins, and Antecedents, by Gillett Griswold
Comanche, Kiowa, and Apache Obituaries, compiled by Sam DeVenney. 4 vols.
Schedule of Land Allotments
Indian cemetery records
Miscellaneous material in the Indian Vertical Files: a collection of news clippings, articles, pamphlets, genealogy sheets, pictures, etc.
Comanche Lodge Site
Comanche Census List, 1879-1901
Tribal Office Contact Information
Wm. Tivis, Kahchacha, Ada Tivis, Perschy, Lucy, and Mary Perschy, ca. 1903-1904.
P.O. Box 1220, Anadarko, OK 73005
P.O. Box 908, Lawton, OK 73502
Ft. Sill Apache Tribe
Rt. 2, Box 121, Apache, OK 73006
P.O. Box 369, Carnegie, OK 73015
Kiowa Tribal Museum and Resource Center
Hwy. 9, 1 mile west of Carnegie
580/ 654-2300, ext. 217
BIA- Anadarko Agency
507 NE 1, Anadarko, OK 73005
Photos courtesy of Barbara and Ken Goodin.