In 1835, a treaty with the Cherokees made it part of the so-called Cherokee Outlet.
of 2000, there were 11,411 people, 4,504 households, and 3,211 families residing in the county. There were 5,082 housing units at an average density of 3/km² (7/mi²).
The racial makeup of the county was 86.44% White, 1.58% Black or African American, 7.57% Native American, 0.33% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.65% from other races, and 3.40% from two or more races.
25.50% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.20% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older.
The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 2.97. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.00 males.
I have used some of them as sources for this timeline.
But, it is also composed of information I have viewed at Cherokee historical sites from Cherokee, North Carolina to New Echota, Georgia to Tahlequah, Oklahoma.
The Cherokee Outlet became part of Oklahoma Territory at the time of the Oklahoma Organic Act, and was divided into counties.
After the 1893 opening of the Cherokee Outlet for settlement by non-Indians, the land was divided into counties.
The arresting officer was later elected sheriff of Noble County.
During the 18th and 19th centuries, the area now occupied by Noble County was used as a hunting ground by the Osage Indians.
The county lies in the Mid-Continent oil and gas region.