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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Stephens_County,_Oklahoma|Stephens County]]''  
  
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Stephens 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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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Stephens County
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| county_map = Ok-lane
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| state = Oklahoma
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| state_map = OK-map.png
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| latd = 39.99
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| longd = 91.19
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| founded title = [[Oklahoma County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1907
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| founded date = July 16
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| seat wl= Duncan
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| building image = Stephens county courthouse.gif
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| building image size = 100px
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Stephens County, Oklahoma Courthouse|Stephens County Courthouse]]'''<br>101 S. 11th Street #203<br>Duncan, Oklahoma 73533<br> Phone: 580.255.0977
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Stephens-County-Oklahoma-Courts.htm Stephens County Courthouse]<br> 101 S 11th Street #203; <br>Duncan, OK 73533<br> Phone: 580.255.0977&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage and probate records; <br>County Clerk has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Stephens County, Oklahoma. Page 562 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1907--'''Stephens County was created 16 July 1907 from Comanche and Chickasaw Lands.<br>
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'''County Seat: '''Duncan<ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1907--'''Stephens County was created 16 July 1907 from Comanche and Chickasaw Lands.<br>'''County seat: '''Duncan <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Carter County, Oklahoma|Carter]]
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*[[Comanche County, Oklahoma|Comanche]]
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*[[Cotton County, Oklahoma|Cotton]]
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*[[Garvin County, Oklahoma|Garvin]]
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*[[Grady County, Oklahoma|Grady]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Oklahoma|Jefferson]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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[[LDS Cemetery Records|LDS Cemetery Records]]<br>Vol. 21 page 173 - Eschiti Cemetery  
 
[[LDS Cemetery Records|LDS Cemetery Records]]<br>Vol. 21 page 173 - Eschiti Cemetery  
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Oklahoma}}
  
 
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*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has historical newspapers online including [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=74&ci=15987 Lawton newspapers] that may have included Stephens County residents. This database is free at some libraries.
  
 
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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  ==
  
 
*[http://stephenscogen.org/~okstephe/stephens.htm The Stephens County OK GenWeb Project], a member of [[OKGenWeb|The OKGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://stephenscogen.org/~okstephe/stephens.htm The Stephens County OK GenWeb Project], a member of [[OKGenWeb|The OKGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194380&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Stephens&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Oklahoma%2C+Stephens|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 19:47, 19 March 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Stephens County

Stephens 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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Stephens County, Oklahoma
Map
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Stephens County
Location in the state of Oklahoma
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oklahoma
Location of Oklahoma in the U.S.
Facts
Founded July 16, 1907
County Seat Duncan
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Stephens County Courthouse
101 S. 11th Street #203
Duncan, Oklahoma 73533
Phone: 580.255.0977


County Courthouse

Stephens County Courthouse
101 S 11th Street #203;
Duncan, OK 73533
Phone: 580.255.0977 

Clerk Court has marriage and probate records;
County Clerk has land records[1]

History

Parent County

1907--Stephens County was created 16 July 1907 from Comanche and Chickasaw Lands.
County seat: Duncan [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

LDS Cemetery Records
Vol. 21 page 173 - Eschiti Cemetery

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has historical newspapers online including Lawton newspapers that may have included Stephens County residents. This database is free at some libraries.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Stephens County, Oklahoma. Page 562 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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