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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]] > Grant County''  
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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Grant_County,_Oklahoma|Grant County]]''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.grantcountyok.com/ Grant County Courthouse]<br> 112 Guthrie Rm 104; PO Box 167; <br>Medford, OK 73759<br> Phone: 580.395.2274&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has land and military&nbsp;records; Clerk Court has<br>marriage, divorce, probate&nbsp; and court records from 1893<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Creek County, Oklahoma. Page 559 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1893--'''Grant County was created in 1893. It was an original county (Cherokee Outlet).<br>'''County seat: '''Medford <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== General History<br>  ====
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*[http://digital.library.okstate.edu/encyclopedia/entries/G/GR009.html Oklahoma Historical Society encyclopedia entry for Grant County]<br>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Record Loss<br> ====
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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*Deer Creek
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*Jefferson
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*Lamont
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*Manchester
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*Medford
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*Nash
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*Pond Creek
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*Renfrow
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*Wakita<br>
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Alfalfa County, Oklahoma|Alfalfa]]
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*[[Garfield County, Oklahoma|Garfield]]
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*[[Harper County, Kansas|Harper County, Kansas]]
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*[[Kay County, Oklahoma|Kay]]
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*[[Noble County, Oklahoma|Noble]]
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*[[Sumner County, Kansas|Sumner County, Kansas]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=38&CScnty=2154 Find A Grave for Grant County]<br>
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*[http://www.okhistory.org/research/library/land.html "About Land Records," Oklahoma Historical Society]<br>
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~okgrant/militarygc.html Grant County GenWeb site military links]<br>
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ok/grant/newspapers/nnews.txt Miscellaneous newspaper articles about deaths in Grant County]<br>
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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*[http://www.genienut.net/grantmarriages.htm Marriage index for Grant County couples married in Garfield County, 1895-1929]<br>
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*[http://www.genienut.net/marriagecontd.htm Marriage index for Grant County couples married in Alfalfa County, 1909-1929]<br>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.okhistory.org/ Oklahoma Historical Society]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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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.  
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*[http://www.genienut.net/ Pages from the Past]<br>Misc. links and information about Grant County<br>
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194194&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Grant&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~okgrant/okgrant.htm GenWeb for Grant County][http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~okgrant/okgrant.htm <br>]
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*{{FHL|Oklahoma%2C+Grant|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Grant_County,_Oklahoma]]

Revision as of 00:44, 12 December 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Grant County


County Courthouse

Grant County Courthouse
112 Guthrie Rm 104; PO Box 167;
Medford, OK 73759
Phone: 580.395.2274 

County Clerk has land and military records; Clerk Court has
marriage, divorce, probate  and court records from 1893[1]

History

Parent County

1893--Grant County was created in 1893. It was an original county (Cherokee Outlet).
County seat: Medford [2]

General History

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • Deer Creek
  • Jefferson
  • Lamont
  • Manchester
  • Medford
  • Nash
  • Pond Creek
  • Renfrow
  • Wakita

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Creek County, Oklahoma. Page 559 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).