The "Old Home Place" abt 1900-1910

The "Old Home Place" abt 1900-1910
Earp Homestead located N. Keokuk Twp., SE 1/4 S6 T15N R6E, Lincoln CO., OK, or 3 miles north and 2 1/2 miles west of Stroud, OK.

The Earp Family Blog


Here you'll find a family parlor for descendants and other kin of William Asbury and Mary Frances (Wright) Earp, who settled near Stroud (Lincoln Co.) Oklahoma Territory in 1892. May it be a resting place along the highway of time for all who pass this way. Come on in--the door's open. Sit down and rest a spell. Let's swap some stories and photographs from the treasure chest of time. Y'all come on in now, hear?


The "Old Home Place" and other Earp Family Photos


Earp Farmily, 1891. left to right, Vernie, William, Ina, Coy, Otto, Mary, Martin Earle.

Earp Family Farm, N. Keokuk Twp., Lincoln Co., OK, abt. 1900-1910. This land was purchased by William. A. Earp, my great grandfather, in January of 1892.


William Asbury Earp

Mary Francis Wright Earp


 Wm. Earp Family, 1906, back, left to right: Hugh, Otto, Ina, Vernie and Earl. Front row, left to right: Ona, Oba, Coy, William with son John, Mary with baby Claud on her lap, and standing at far right is Ara.


Earp Boys, 1908, back row, left to right: Earl, Otto, Hugh, Vernie, Front row, left to right: Claud, John and Oba.

Ona and Ara Earp, 1910

John Ernest Wright and Mary Francis Wright Earp, abt. 1894-95

May Francis Wright Earp, age 18


  1. I am Gary Wright, a relative of yours. My father was Vildie Wright, his father, Ben Wright, his father David Wright and his father, Martin VanBuren Wright and his father Hiram Wright and his father Hosea Wright and his father Gabriel Wright. I grew up in and around Drumright, Stroud and Cushing, Ok. I have always known that we are related to the Earps.

    1. Hi Gary: I plan to do a new story about the Wright family and post some pictures. Just haven't gotten to it yet. Glad you enjoyed the site.

  2. Hello Gary Wright. My new book on the Earps and Wrights may interest you. Please have a look: