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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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Grant 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.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Grant County
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| county_map = Ok-lane
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| state = Oklahoma
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| state_map = OK-map.png
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| latd = 39.99
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| longd = 91.19
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| founded title = [[Oklahoma County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1893
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| founded date =
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| seat wl= Medford
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| building image = Grant county courthouse.gif
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| building image size = 100px
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Grant County, Oklahoma Courthouse|Grant County Courthouse]]'''<br>112 Guthrie, Room 104<br>P.O. Box 167<br>Medford, Oklahoma 73759<br> Phone: 580.395.2274
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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  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''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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'''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  ====
  
*[[Alfalfa_County,_Oklahoma|Alfalfa]]
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*[[Alfalfa County, Oklahoma|Alfalfa]]  
*[[Garfield_County,_Oklahoma|Garfield]]
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*[[Garfield County, Oklahoma|Garfield]]  
*[[Harper_County,_Oklahoma|Harper]]
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*[[Harper County, Kansas|Harper County, Kansas]]  
*[[Kay_County,_Oklahoma|Kay]]
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*[[Kay County, Oklahoma|Kay]]  
*[[Noble_County,_Oklahoma|Noble]]
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*[[Noble County, Oklahoma|Noble]]  
*[[Sumner_County,_Kansas|Sumner County, Kansas]]
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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  ====
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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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Revision as of 14:42, 19 March 2013

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Grant 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.

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Grant County, Oklahoma
Map
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Grant County
Location in the state of Oklahoma
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oklahoma
Location of Oklahoma in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1893
County Seat Medford
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Grant County Courthouse
112 Guthrie, Room 104
P.O. Box 167
Medford, Oklahoma 73759
Phone: 580.395.2274


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).