ELLAVILLE
"Ghost" town of 
Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma

Location:  2 miles south and 2 miles west of present Maud
Established: October 14, 1901
Named for:  Ella C. Mooney, wife of Dr. Jesse Mooney

Ella C. Mooney was the first woman in the State of Oklahoma to pass the pharmacy test and become a registered pharmacist.  Dr. Mooney had earlier lived in Moral, Dale and McLoud.  Other families living near the town were: 

Alva Christian 
Earl Martin 
 R. J. Simpson
 W. C. Jones
 Lewis M. and Sarah Doyle 
Samuel Cummings 
O. W. Garrett 
Hattie Denton 
J. B. and Alice Jett 
Melions Platz 
Aaron Urbansky
William R. Clower 
J. C. Van Dalak

 
 
Do you have photos of  Ellaville, OK  that you would be willing to share so we can post them here?
Please email the Pott County Genealogy Club at 
pottcounty@gmail.com
We would love to have pictures of each post office; schools; churches, people/families.

 

 

Source: "POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY OKLAHOMA HISTORY" compiled and edited by Pottawatomie County History Book Committee; published by Country Lane Press, Claremore, OK, 1987.

 
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