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== Societies and Libraries  ==
== Societies and Libraries  ==
The [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~oklcgs/ Logan County Genealogical Society] houses their library in the in the [[Oklahoma Territorial Museum Carnegie Library|Oklahoma Territorial Museum]], 406 E. Oklahoma, Guthrie,OK 73044.  
The [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~oklcgs/ Logan County Genealogical Society] houses their library in the in the  [[Oklahoma Territorial Museum Carnegie Library|Oklahoma Territorial Museum]], 406 E. Oklahoma, Guthrie, OK 73044.  
==== Family History Centers  ====
==== Family History Centers  ====

Revision as of 02:34, 23 July 2014

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Logan County

Logan 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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Online Records

Logan County, Oklahoma
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Logan County
Location in the state of Oklahoma
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oklahoma
Location of Oklahoma in the U.S.
Founded 1890
County Seat Guthrie
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Logan County Courthouse
301 E. Harrison Ave.
Guthrie, Oklahoma 73044
Phone: 405.282.0266

County Courthouse

Logan County Courthouse
301 E Harrison Avenue
Guthrie, OK 73044
Phone: 405.282-0266 

Clerk Court has marriage records from 1889,
divorce, probate court records; County Clerk has
land records from 1889[1]


Parent County

1890--Logan County was created in 1890. It was an original county.
County seat: Guthrie [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties



LDS Cemetery Records
Vol. 21 page 152 - Morris Heights Cemetery


For tips on accessing Logan County, Oklahoma Genealogy census records online, see: Oklahoma Census.


Church records vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Oklahoma denominations, view the Oklahoma Church Records Wiki page.



Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Oklahoma Land and Property for additional information about early Oklahoma land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse, where records are currently housed.

The County Clerk has the land records from 1889 to present.

Local Histories

Local histories are available for Logan County, Oklahoma Genealogy. County and town histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Oklahoma Local Histories.





Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Logan County, Oklahoma Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:



Oklahoma tax records complement land records and can be used to supplement the years between censuses. There may be gaps of several years in the records.

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

The Logan County Genealogical Society houses their library in the in the  Oklahoma Territorial Museum, 406 E. Oklahoma, Guthrie, OK 73044.

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Logan County, Oklahoma. Page 560 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).