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"Ghost" town of 
Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma

Location: About 1 mile west of McLoud
Existed:  August 22, 1893 - June 26, 1895
Name:  Original application listed name as STAR; however TROY was approved

  Early day settlers near the town were:
Daniel Butler
John M. Howard
Lizzie Howard
Jesse McCall
Newton A. Bateman
John A. Jackson, first postmaster
Joseph Mosler
Charles F. Wood
A Richardson
J.K. Logon
J.Z. Thompson
Rufus A. Randles
J.E. Whittitt
Mary A. Baldwin
Hugh A. Hood
Charles E. Wright
E. Myers

Do you have photos of TROY, OK  that you would be willing to share so we can post them here?
Please email the Pott County Genealogy Club at
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.