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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Major County, Oklahoma|Major County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/OK_Major.htm Major County Courthouse]<br> 500 E Broadway Street<br> Fairview, OK 73737<br> Phone: 580.227-4712&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage records from late 1800’s, <br>divorce, probate and court records from 1908; <br>County Clerk has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Major County, Oklahoma. Page 560 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1907--'''Major County was created 16 July 1907 from Woods County.<br>
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'''County Seat: '''Fairview<ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1907--'''Major County was created 16 July 1907 from [[Woods County, Oklahoma|Woods]] County.<br>'''County seat: '''Fairview <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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*[[Alfalfa County, Oklahoma|Alfalfa]]
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*[[Blaine County, Oklahoma|Blaine]]
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*[[Dewey County, Oklahoma|Dewey]]
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*[[Garfield County, Oklahoma|Garfield]]
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*[[Kingfisher County, Oklahoma|Kingfisher]]
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*[[Woods County, Oklahoma|Woods]]
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*[[Woodward County, Oklahoma|Woodward]]
  
 
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{{Census|Oklahoma}}
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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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=194272&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Major&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Revision as of 18:20, 14 September 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Major County

County Courthouse

Major County Courthouse
500 E Broadway Street
Fairview, OK 73737
Phone: 580.227-4712 

Clerk Court has marriage records from late 1800’s,
divorce, probate and court records from 1908;
County Clerk has land records[1]

History

Parent County

1907--Major County was created 16 July 1907 from Woods County.
County seat: Fairview [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

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), Major 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).

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