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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Beckham_County,_Oklahoma|Beckham County]]''
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Beckham County, Oklahoma genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Beckham County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Oklahoma highlighting Beckham County svg.bmp
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| state = Oklahoma
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| state_map = OK-map.png
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| latd = 39.99
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| longd = 91.19
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| founded title = [[Oklahoma County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1907
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| founded date = July 16
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| seat wl= Sayre
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| building image = Beckham county courthouse.gif
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| building image size = 100px
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Beckham County, Oklahoma Courthouse|Beckham County Courthouse]]'''<br>302 E. Main Street<br>Sayre, Oklahoma 73662-0067<br>Phone: 580.928.3383
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://beckham.okcounties.org/ Beckham County Courthouse]<br>302 E Main Street<br> Sayre, OK 73662<br> Phone: 580.928-3383&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage, probate, land and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Beckham County, Oklahoma. Page 557 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1907--'''Beckham County was created 16 Jul 1907 from Roger Mills and Greer Territory.<br>
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'''County Seat:''' Sayre, Oklahoma.<ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1907--'''Beckham County was created 16 July 1907 from Roger Mills and Greer Territory.<br>'''County seat:''' Sayre <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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*[[Collingsworth County, Texas|Collingsworth County, Texas]]
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*[[Custer County, Oklahoma|Custer]]
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*[[Greer County, Oklahoma|Greer]]
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*[[Harmon County, Oklahoma|Harmon]]
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*[[Kiowa County, Oklahoma|Kiowa]]
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*[[Roger Mills County, Oklahoma|Roger Mills]]
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*[[Washita County, Oklahoma|Washita]]
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*[[Wheeler County, Texas|Wheeler County, Texas]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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{{Census|Oklahoma}}
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194102&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Beckham&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 23:13, 8 February 2013

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Beckham County, Oklahoma genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.

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Beckham County, Oklahoma
Map
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Beckham County
Location in the state of Oklahoma
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oklahoma
Location of Oklahoma in the U.S.
Facts
Founded July 16, 1907
County Seat Sayre
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Beckham County Courthouse
302 E. Main Street
Sayre, Oklahoma 73662-0067
Phone: 580.928.3383


County Courthouse

Beckham County Courthouse
302 E Main Street
Sayre, OK 73662
Phone: 580.928-3383 

Clerk Court has marriage, probate, land and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1907--Beckham County was created 16 July 1907 from Roger Mills and Greer Territory.
County seat: Sayre [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Beckham County, Oklahoma Genealogy census records online, see: Oklahoma Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Beckham County, Oklahoma. Page 557 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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