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Jackson 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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== 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>
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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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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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== 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]]
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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
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Oklahoma%2C+Jackson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
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Jackson 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

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).