Ellis County

County Seat: Arnett, Oklahoma 73832

Named for Albert H. Ellis, a vice president of the 1906 Oklahoma Constitutional Convention.


Ellis County Courthouse
The Ellis County Courthouse. Listed on the National Register of Historical Places.
Site about 4 miles northwest. On Nov. 13 1892, Grand was established as county seat of Day County, Oklahoma Ter. This was County 'E' when organizers at the opening of Cheyenne and Arapaho lands April 19, 1892 Day County and county seat were abolished at statehood in 1907. Many citizens of Gran ...
Shattuck Windmill Museum & Park
When you visit us here in northwest Oklahoma you will find 45 vintage windmills and one wind generator on a 4 acre site at the junction of Highways 283 and 15. Because so many settlers in this area could find no trees for lumber, many lived in dugouts for a year or two. So we have reconstruct ...