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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bryan County, Oklahoma|Bryan County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/OK_Bryan.htm Blaine County Courthouse]<br> 212 N Weigle Avenue<br> Watonga, OK 73772<br> Phone: 580.623.5890&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1892; <br>County Clerk has land records from 1892<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Bryan County, Oklahoma. Page 557 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1907--'''Bryan County was created 16 July 1907 from Choctaw Lands.&nbsp; '''County Seat: '''Durant <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1907--'''Bryan County was created 16 July 1907 from Choctaw Lands.<br> '''County seat: '''Durant <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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See an interactive map of Bryan County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/oklahoma/ok-maps.html border changes].
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Atoka County, Oklahoma|Atoka]]
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*[[Choctaw County, Oklahoma|Choctaw]]
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*[[Fannin County, Texas|Fannin County, Texa]]
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*[[Grayson County, Texas|Grayson County, Texas]]
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*[[Johnston County, Oklahoma|Johnston]]
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*[[Lamar County, Texas|Lamar County, Texas]]
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*[[Marshall County, Oklahoma|Marshall]]
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
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==== Census ====
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{{Census|Oklahoma}}
  
 
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*[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=94&ci=22139 {{nowrap|The Paris News}}] (Paris, TX) from 1925 that may include residents from Bryan County.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Durant Oklahoma Family History Center]]
  
 
== 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=194110&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Bryan&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Revision as of 16:46, 10 September 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Bryan County

County Courthouse

Blaine County Courthouse
212 N Weigle Avenue
Watonga, OK 73772
Phone: 580.623.5890 

Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1892;
County Clerk has land records from 1892[1]

History

Parent County

1907--Bryan County was created 16 July 1907 from Choctaw Lands.
County seat: Durant [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Bryan County border changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

 

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • Newspaperarchive.com ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has The Paris News (Paris, TX) from 1925 that may include residents from Bryan County.

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), Bryan 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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