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Beaver County, Oklahoma
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Beaver County, Oklahoma Facts

Beaver County

Beaver County was established in 1890 from Seventh County (entire panhandle until 1907). The county was named for the Beaver River.

What is the County Seat of Beaver County, OK?
The County Seat is located in ? and the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Beaver County, OK?
Bordering Counties are Meade County, Kansas (north), Clark County, Kansas (northeast), Harper County (east), Ellis County (southeast), Lipscomb County, Texas (south), Ochiltree County, Texas (southwest), Texas County (west), Seward County, Kansas (northwest).

What cities and towns are in Beaver County, OK?
Cities and towns located in the County include Balko, Beaver, Elmwood, Floris, Forgan, Gate, Knowles, Mocane, Slapout, Turpin

Beaver County, OK Vital Records

Where can find Beaver County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Beaver County vital records can be found at the Oklahoma Office of Vital Records has copies of birth, and death records since October 1908. County marriage and divorce records are located in the local Clerk of Courts officeThere is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Oklahoma for current fees and application process. Birth, marriage, and death records are connected with central life events.

You can search online for Beaver County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Oklahoma Birth Certificate or Death Certificate Applications to mail.

Beaver County, OK Census Records

What Beaver County, OK census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Beaver County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Another census resource is the Oklahoma Territorial Census, 1890 and 1907. You will discover free online in addition to printable census forms that can help with your research. See Also Oklahoma Census Records Research Guide.

Beaver County, OK Courthouse and Government Records

Beaver County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Beaver County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Beaver County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Oklahoma Corthouse Records Research Guide. The Book Guide to the Historical Records of Oklahoma, indicates location of county records, including those of tax and assessments.

  • Beaver County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: 111 W. 2nd St, Beaver, OK 73932
    • Phone: (580) 625-3141
  • Beaver County Clerk's Office is responsible for preserving all the legal instruments filed by private citizens and public officials with the County Clerk's office. The office maintains files of all real estate records, plats, judgments, liens, patents, military discharges, school records, county personnel, insurance and retirement records for employees, meeting notices, commissioners' proceedings and other documents. Although county clerks record births and deaths and provide information on request, certificates are available only from the Vital Records Section, State Department of Health
    • Birth / Death Records: 1908
    • Land Records: 1891
  • Beaver County Court Clerk's Office has the primary responsibility to record, file, and maintain permanent records of the proceedings of the District Court. We collect fines, fees, and forfeitures, and distribute the collected monies as provided by law to the appropriate agencies. There are numerous types of cases filed with the Court Clerk's Office some of which include: Civil, Small Claims, Probate, Guardianship, Adoption, Felony, Misdemeanor, Search Warrants, Licenses and more...
    • Marriage Records: 1890 
    • Probate Records: 1890
    • Court Records: 1880
  • Oklahoma, Applications for Allotment, Five Civilized Tribes, 1899-1907
  • BLM Land Records

Beaver County, OK Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Beaver County, OK?
A list of Beaver County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Oklahoma Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Beaver County, OK Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Beaver County, OK?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Beaver County.

Beaver Co. OK Books, Newspapers & Publications

Beaver Co. OK Cemeteries & Church Records

Beaver Co. OK Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Beaver Co. OK General and History Websites

Beaver Co. OK Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Beaver Co. OK Military Records

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