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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Tulsa_County,_Oklahoma|Tulsa County]]'' {{OKDC}} <br> <br>
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Tulsa 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  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.tulsacounty.org/Tulsacounty/default.aspx Tulsa County Courthouse]<br> 500 S Denver Avenue<br> Tulsa, OK 74103-3835<br> Phone: 918.596-5000&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1907<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tulsa County, Oklahoma. Page 562 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1905--'''Tulsa County was created in 1905 from Creek and Cherokee Lands.<br>'''County seat: '''Tulsa <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1905--'''Tulsa County was created in 1905 from Creek and Cherokee Lands.<br>'''County seat: '''Tulsa <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Creek_County,_Oklahoma|Creek]]
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*[[Creek County, Oklahoma|Creek]]  
*[[Okmulgee_County,_Oklahoma|Okmulgee]]
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*[[Okmulgee County, Oklahoma|Okmulgee]]  
*[[Osage_County,_Oklahoma|Osage]]
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*[[Osage County, Oklahoma|Osage]]  
*[[Pawnee_County,_Oklahoma|Pawnee]]
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*[[Pawnee County, Oklahoma|Pawnee]]  
*[[Rogers_County,_Oklahoma|Rogers]]
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*[[Rogers County, Oklahoma|Rogers]]  
*[[Wagoner_County,_Oklahoma|Wagoner]]
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*[[Wagoner County, Oklahoma|Wagoner]]  
*[[Washington_County,_Oklahoma|Washington]]
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*[[Washington County, Oklahoma|Washington]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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The Tulsa Genealogical Society published a{{FHL|423563|title-id|disp=12-volume funeral home record}}.&nbsp; These records cover the period from 1906 to 1986 and are available at the Family History Library.&nbsp; An [http://www.tulsagenealogy.org/library/FuneralHomeIndx.asp index] to these volumes is found on the Tulsa Genealogical Society Website.
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Individual cemeteries:
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=81300 Memorial Park Cemetery, Tulsa] BillionGraves
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Oklahoma}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
LDS Ward and Branch Records
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LDS Ward and Branch Records  
  
 
*Tulsa
 
*Tulsa
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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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 Tulsa County
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*December 9, 1861 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ok002.htm Chusto-Talasah]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ok002.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 7 August 2012)</ref> also known as Caving Banks <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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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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[http://www.tulsalibrary.org/genealogy/ Genealogy Center of the Tulsa City-County Library]
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[http://www.tulsagenealogy.org Tulsa Genealogical Society Home Page]
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[http://www.tulsahistory.org Tulsa Historical Society]
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[http://www.bahistoricalsociety.com/ Broken Arrow Historical Society]
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Tulsa Oklahoma East Family History Center]]
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*[[Tulsa Oklahoma Family History Center]]
  
 
== 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=194392&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Tulsa&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Oklahoma%2C+Tulsa|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Tulsa 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

Tulsa County Courthouse
500 S Denver Avenue
Tulsa, OK 74103-3835
Phone: 918.596-5000 

Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1907[1]

History

Parent County

1905--Tulsa County was created in 1905 from Creek and Cherokee Lands.
County seat: Tulsa [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

The Tulsa Genealogical Society published a12-volume funeral home record.  These records cover the period from 1906 to 1986 and are available at the Family History Library.  An index to these volumes is found on the Tulsa Genealogical Society Website.

Individual cemeteries:

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Tulsa

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Tulsa County

Map showing Civil war battles in Oklahoma

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Genealogy Center of the Tulsa City-County Library

Tulsa Genealogical Society Home Page

Tulsa Historical Society

Broken Arrow Historical Society

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), Tulsa 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).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 7 August 2012)
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