Difference between revisions of "Greer County, Oklahoma Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(Greer County, Oklahoma)
(3 intermediate revisions by 3 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{Oklahoma-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]] > Greer County''  
+
''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Greer_County,_Oklahoma|Greer County]]'' {{OKDC}}<br> <br>
 +
 
 +
Greer 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  ==
  
Greer County; PO Box 207; Mangum, OK 73554; Ph. 580.782.3664 Details: (Organized as Greer Co, TX in 1886; an act of Congress on 4 May 1896 declared it Greer Co, Okla; A fire in 1901 destroyed the co rec) (Clk Ct has m, div, pro &amp; ct rec from 1901; Co Clk has land rec)
+
[http://greer.okcounties.org/ Greer County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 207; <br>Mangum, OK 73554<br> Phone: 580.782.3664&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court <br>record from 1901; County Clerk has land record<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Greer County, Oklahoma. Page 559 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
Line 52: Line 54:
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
+
==== Family History Centers ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
Line 62: Line 64:
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 +
 
{{Oklahoma|Oklahoma}}  
 
{{Oklahoma|Oklahoma}}  
  
<references />
+
<references />  
  
 
[[Category:Greer_County,_Oklahoma]]
 
[[Category:Greer_County,_Oklahoma]]

Revision as of 00:29, 3 January 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Greer County
Hand and keyboard.jpg Oklahoma
Online Records



Greer 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

Greer County Courthouse
PO Box 207;
Mangum, OK 73554
Phone: 580.782.3664 

Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court
record from 1901; County Clerk has land record[1]

History

Parent County

1886--Greer County was created in 1886. It was organized by Texas in 1886 as Greer County, Texas. An act of Crongress on 4 May 1896 declared it Greer County, Oklahoma. County seat: Mangum [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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

  • 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), Greer 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).