Difference between revisions of "Creek County, Oklahoma Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(15 intermediate revisions by 11 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]] > Creek County''  
+
''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Creek_County,_Oklahoma|Creek County]]''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
+
Creek 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.
  
== History  ==
+
{{OKDC}}<br> <br>
  
==== Parent County  ====
+
{{Infobox U.S. County
 
+
| county = Creek County
'''1907--'''Creek County was created 16 July 1907 from Creek Lands. '''County seat: '''Sapulpa <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
+
| county_map = Ok-lane
 +
| state = Oklahoma
 +
| state_map = OK-map.png
 +
| latd = 39.99
 +
| longd = 91.19
 +
| founded title = [[Oklahoma County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
 +
| founded year = 1907
 +
| founded date = July 16
 +
| seat wl= Sapulpa
 +
| building image = Creek county courthouse.gif
 +
| building image size = 100px
 +
| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
 +
| building address = '''[[Creek County, Oklahoma Courthouse|Creek County Courthouse]]'''<br>317 E. Lee Ave.<br>Sapulpa, Oklahoma 74066<br>Phone: 918.227-2525
 +
}}
 +
== County Courthouse  ==
  
==== Boundary Changes  ====
+
[http://www.creekcountyonline.com/ Creek County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;317 E Lee Avenue<br> Sapulpa, OK 74066<br> Phone: 918.227-2525
  
==== Record Loss  ====
+
Clerk Court has marriage records from 1907, <br>divorce, probate and court records; County Clerk <br>has land records from 1907; District Court in Bristow<br>has their marriage and divorce records County Court<br>Clerk in Drumright has their marriage and divorce records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Creek County, Oklahoma. Page 558 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
Line 18: Line 32:
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 +
 +
*[[Lincoln County, Oklahoma|Lincoln]]
 +
*[[Okfuskee County, Oklahoma|Okfuskee]]
 +
*[[Okmulgee County, Oklahoma|Okmulgee]]
 +
*[[Pawnee County, Oklahoma|Pawnee]]
 +
*[[Payne County, Oklahoma|Payne]]
 +
*[[Tulsa County, Oklahoma|Tulsa]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
Line 44: Line 65:
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 +
 +
==== Family History Centers  ====
 +
 +
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 +
*[[Sapulpa 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.  
+
*[http://www.usgenweb.org/ USGenWeb]/[http://okgenweb.org/ OKGenWeb] project [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~okcreek/index.htm website for Creek County]. Includes maps, marriage records, name indexes, history and other information for this county.&nbsp; Up until the creation of the State of Oklahoma in 1907, this area was part of the Indian Territories as the Creek Nation.&nbsp; There is also a USGenWeb page for the [http://www.okgenweb.org/~itgenweb/ Indian Territories].<br>
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194155&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Creek&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
+
*{{FHL|Oklahoma%2C+Creek|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 +
 
 +
{{Oklahoma|Oklahoma}}
 +
 
 +
<br>
  
== References  ==
+
<references />  
<references/>
 
  
[[Category:Creek_County,_Oklahoma]]
+
[[Category:Oklahoma_counties]] [[Category:Creek_County,_Oklahoma]]

Revision as of 19:01, 14 March 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Creek County

Creek 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.

Hand and keyboard.jpg Oklahoma
Online Records




Creek County, Oklahoma
Map
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Creek 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 Sapulpa
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Creek County Courthouse
317 E. Lee Ave.
Sapulpa, Oklahoma 74066
Phone: 918.227-2525


County Courthouse

Creek County Courthouse
 317 E Lee Avenue
Sapulpa, OK 74066
Phone: 918.227-2525

Clerk Court has marriage records from 1907,
divorce, probate and court records; County Clerk
has land records from 1907; District Court in Bristow
has their marriage and divorce records County Court
Clerk in Drumright has their marriage and divorce records[1]

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Creek County, Oklahoma. Page 558 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.