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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Choctaw_County,_Oklahoma|Choctaw County]]'' {{OKDC}}<br> <br>
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Choctaw 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.
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/OK_Choctaw.htm Choctaw County Courthouse]<br> 300 E Duke Street<br> Hugo, OK 74743<br> Phone: 580.326.3778&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court <br>records 1907; County Clerk has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Chocktaw 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--'''Choctaw County was created 16 July 1907 from Choctaw Lands. '''County seat: '''Hugo <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1907--'''Choctaw County was created 16 July 1907 from Choctaw Lands.<br>'''County seat: '''Hugo <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 Choctaw County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/oklahoma/ok-maps.html border changes].
  
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=80897 Goodland Cemetery, Hugo] BillionGraves
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{{Census|Oklahoma}}
  
 
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The following Civil War Battle was fought in Choctaw County
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*February 13, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ok005.htm Middle Boggy Depot]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ok005.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 7 August 2012)</ref> also known as Middle Boggy
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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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*[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 Choctaw 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]]
  
 
== 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=194130&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Choctaw&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Choctaw 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.

County Courthouse

Choctaw County Courthouse
300 E Duke Street
Hugo, OK 74743
Phone: 580.326.3778 

Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court
records 1907; County Clerk has land records[1]

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Choctaw County border changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Choctaw County

Map showing Civil war battles in Oklahoma

Newspapers

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