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Jeffferson 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  ==
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[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  ==
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==== 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>
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'''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>  
  
 
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*[[Carter County, Oklahoma|Carter]]
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*[[Clay County, Texas|Clay County, Texas]]
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*[[Cotton County, Oklahoma|Cotton]]
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*[[Love County, Oklahoma|Love]]
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*[[Montague County, Texas|Montague County, Texas]]
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*[[Stephens County, Oklahoma|Stephens]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=80978 Hastings Cemetery, Hastings] BillionGraves
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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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.  
 
*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]
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Jeffferson 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

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).