Cemetery notes and/or description: This cemetery is located in Section 34, Township 16N, Range 26E. It is located approximately five miles east of Stilwell in Adair County, Oklahoma. In 1938, W.J.B. Bigby wrote about this cemetery through his work with the Works Progress Administration. He stated that Oak Grove Cemetery began about the year 1838 by the Adair family, most likely the family of John Thompson Adair.
Source: W.J.B. Bigby, February 24, 1938. Oak Grove School and Cemetery, Indian-Pioneer Papers, Western History Collections, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK. Submitted to Find A Grave by Luke Williams.