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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]] > Jackson County''  
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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Jackson_County,_Oklahoma|Jackson County]]''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.jacksoncountyok.com/ Jackson County Courthouse]<br> 101 N Main Street<br> Altus, OK 73521<br> Phone: 580.482-4070&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and <br>court records from 1907;&nbsp; County Clerk has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jackson 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  ====
  
'''1907--'''Jackson County was created 16 July 1907 from Greer County.<br>'''County seat: '''Altus <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1907--'''Jackson County was created 16 July 1907 from [[Greer County, Oklahoma|Greer]] County.<br>'''County seat: '''Altus <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Greer County, Oklahoma|Greer]]
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*[[Hardeman County, Texas|Hardeman County, Texas]]
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*[[Harmon County, Oklahoma|Harmon]]
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*[[Kiowa County, Oklahoma|Kiowa]]
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*[[Tillman County, Oklahoma|Tillman]]
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*[[Wilbarger County, Texas|Wilbarger County, Texas]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
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*[http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=ntg98fmFLVcC Altus Times] - full-text digital issues in Google News Archive; covers 1981-2004
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*[http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=LpWf3qrnWeoC Altus Times Democrat] - full-text digital issues in Google News Archive; covers 1920-1980
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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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.  
 
*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=194214&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Jackson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Oklahoma%2C+Jackson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Jackson_County,_Oklahoma]]

Revision as of 01:00, 12 December 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Jackson County


County Courthouse

Jackson County Courthouse
101 N Main Street
Altus, OK 73521
Phone: 580.482-4070 

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

History

Parent County

1907--Jackson County was created 16 July 1907 from Greer County.
County seat: Altus [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • Altus Times - full-text digital issues in Google News Archive; covers 1981-2004
  • Altus Times Democrat - full-text digital issues in Google News Archive; covers 1920-1980

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), Jackson 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).