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Online Records

Muskogee 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

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]


Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties




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




Local Histories



Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Muskogee County

Map showing Civil war battles in Oklahoma




Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Public Libraries

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

Genealogy Societies

Muskogee County Genealogical Society
801 W Okmulgee
Muskogee, OK 74401
Telephone: (918) 682-6657
Email: mucogeso@yahoo.com
Their collections include: local newspaper, marriage, divorce indexes. Publications and quarterlies indexes.  Voluneeters will do research or look ups for a small fee, see website for details.

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


  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)