Difference between revisions of "Jefferson County, Oklahoma Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(Jefferson OK)
(13 intermediate revisions by 10 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]] > Jefferson County''  
+
{{Oklahoma-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]] > Jefferson County''  
 +
 
 +
 
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 +
 +
[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/OK_Jefferson.htm Jefferson County Courthouse]<br> 220 N Main Street Rm 101<br> Waurika, OK 73573<br> Phone: 580.228-2029&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court <br>records from 1908; County Clerk has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jefferson 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  ====
 +
 +
'''1907--'''Jefferson County was created 16 July 1907 from Comanche (Chickasaw Lands).<br>'''County seat: '''Waurika <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
Line 16: Line 22:
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 +
 +
*[[Carter County, Oklahoma|Carter]]
 +
*[[Clay County, Texas|Clay County, Texas]]
 +
*[[Cotton County, Oklahoma|Cotton]]
 +
*[[Love County, Oklahoma|Love]]
 +
*[[Montague County, Texas|Montague County, Texas]]
 +
*[[Stephens County, Oklahoma|Stephens]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 +
 +
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=80978 Hastings Cemetery, Hastings] BillionGraves
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
Line 42: Line 57:
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 +
 +
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
 +
 +
*[[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=194218&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Jefferson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
+
*{{FHL|Oklahoma%2C+Jefferson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 +
 +
{{Oklahoma|Oklahoma}}
 +
 +
<references />
  
 
[[Category:Jefferson_County,_Oklahoma]]
 
[[Category:Jefferson_County,_Oklahoma]]

Revision as of 23:38, 12 September 2012

Template:Oklahoma-stubUnited States  > Oklahoma > Jefferson County


County Courthouse

Jefferson County Courthouse
220 N Main Street Rm 101
Waurika, OK 73573
Phone: 580.228-2029 

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court
records from 1908; County Clerk has land records[1]

History

Parent County

1907--Jefferson County was created 16 July 1907 from Comanche (Chickasaw Lands).
County seat: Waurika [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), Jefferson 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).