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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Muskogee County, Oklahoma|Muskogee County]]''
== History and Tidbits ==
 
  
=== Cities ===
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== County Courthouse  ==
=== Townships ===
 
=== County Government Site ===
 
== Neighboring Counties ==
 
== Resources ==
 
=== Cemeteries ===
 
== Genealogy and History Websites ==
 
  
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/OK_Muskogee.htm Muskogee County Courthouse]<br> 400 W Broadway Street<br> Muskogee, OK 74401<br> Phone: 918.682.7781&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage record from 1890, divorce, <br>probate and court records from 1907; County&nbsp;Clerk<br>land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Muskogee County, Oklahoma. Page 561 {{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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'''1898--'''Muskogee County was created in 1898 from Creek Lands.<br>'''County seat: '''Muskogee <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Cherokee County, Oklahoma|Cherokee]]
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*[[Haskell County, Oklahoma|Haskell]]
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*[[McIntosh County, Oklahoma|McIntosh]]
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*[[Okmulgee County, Oklahoma|Okmulgee]]
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*[[Sequoyah County, Oklahoma|Sequoyah]]
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*[[Wagoner County, Oklahoma|Wagoner]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=80837 Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Fort Gibson] BillionGraves
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==== Census ====
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{{Census|Oklahoma}}
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==== Land  ====
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===== Civil War =====
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===== Civil War Battle =====
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The following Civil War Battle was fought in Muskogee County
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*July 17, 1863 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ok007.htm Honey Springs]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ok007.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 7 August 2012)</ref> also known as Elk Creek, Shaw’s Inn <br>
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[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/OKmap.htm Map] showing Civil war battles in Oklahoma<br>
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:[http://www.eok.lib.ok.us/ Muskogee Public Library]<br>801 W. Okmulgee<br>Muskogee, Oklahoma 74401<br>Telephone: (918) 682-6657<br>Their collections include local histories, biographies, newspapers, and an online [http://www.eok.lib.ok.us/gfmarriagedb.html Muskogee Marriage Index.]
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Muskogee Oklahoma Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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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+Muskogee|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
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Revision as of 18:26, 14 September 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Muskogee County

County Courthouse

Muskogee County Courthouse
400 W Broadway Street
Muskogee, OK 74401
Phone: 918.682.7781 

Clerk Court has marriage record from 1890, divorce,
probate and court records from 1907; County Clerk
land records[1]

History

Parent County

1898--Muskogee County was created in 1898 from Creek Lands.
County seat: Muskogee [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Muskogee County

Map showing Civil war battles in Oklahoma

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Public Libraries

Muskogee Public Library
801 W. Okmulgee
Muskogee, Oklahoma 74401
Telephone: (918) 682-6657
Their collections include local histories, biographies, newspapers, and an online Muskogee Marriage Index.

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), Muskogee County, Oklahoma. Page 561 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).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 7 August 2012)

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