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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Cherokee County, Oklahoma|Cherokee County]]''
  
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Cherokee-County-Oklahoma-Courts.htm Cherokee County Courthouse]<br> 213 Delaware Street<br> Tahlequah, OK 74464<br> Phone: 918.456.3171&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorec, probate and court <br>records from 1907;&nbsp; County Clerk has land records <br>from 1907 and military discharge records from 1917<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cherokee County, Oklahoma. Page 557 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1907--'''Cherokee County was created 16 July 1907 from Cherokee Lands.<br>'''County seat: '''Tahlequah <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Adair County, Oklahoma|Adair]]
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*[[Delaware County, Oklahoma|Delaware]]
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*[[Mayes County, Oklahoma|Mayes]]
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*[[Muskogee County, Oklahoma|Muskogee]]
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*[[Sequoyah County, Oklahoma|Sequoyah]]
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*[[Wagoner County, Oklahoma|Wagoner]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census ====
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{{Census|Oklahoma}}
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==== Church  ====
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LDS Ward and Branch Records
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*Cherokee
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Military  ====
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===== Civil War  =====
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===== Civil War Battle  =====
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The following Civil War Battle was fought in Cherokee County  
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November 19, 1861 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ok001.htm Round Mountain]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ok001.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 7 August 2012)</ref> also known as Round Mountains<br>
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[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/OKmap.htm Map] showing Civil war battles in Oklahoma<br>
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Oklahoma%2C+Cherokee|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
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[[Category:Cherokee_County,_Oklahoma]]

Revision as of 16:49, 10 September 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Cherokee County

County Courthouse

Cherokee County Courthouse
213 Delaware Street
Tahlequah, OK 74464
Phone: 918.456.3171 

Clerk Court has marriage, divorec, probate and court
records from 1907;  County Clerk has land records
from 1907 and military discharge records from 1917[1]

History

Parent County

1907--Cherokee County was created 16 July 1907 from Cherokee Lands.
County seat: Tahlequah [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Cherokee

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Cherokee County

November 19, 1861 = Round Mountain[3] also known as Round Mountains

Map showing Civil war battles in Oklahoma

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), Cherokee 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).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 7 August 2012)

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