"Ghost" town of
Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma
Location: 3 miles north and 4 miles west of present
The old Jumper school house, one mile north of the town, remained there for many years after the demise of the town. Charley H. Smith had a store in Jumper. Emit Clary was a school teacher. Bill Maxey, also an early day teacher at Jumper, first lived in a canvass tent. The old Martin-Hill school was a mile south of the town.
Early day families included:
|Source: "POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY OKLAHOMA HISTORY" compiled and edited by Pottawatomie County History Book Committee; published by Country Lane Press, Claremore, OK, 1987.|