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Ellis County, Oklahoma
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Ellis County, Oklahoma Facts

When was Ellis County, OK Created?
Ellis County was established on July 16, 1907 from Roger Mills County and Woodward County .

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

What counties are adjacent to Ellis County, OK?
Bordering Counties are Harper CountyWoodward CountyDewey CountyRoger Mills CountyHemphill County, Texas, Lipscomb County, Texas, Beaver County.

Ellis County, OK Vital Records

Where can find Ellis County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Ellis 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 Ellis 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.

Ellis County, OK Census Records

What Ellis County, OK census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Ellis County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1910192019301940.

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.

Ellis County, OK Courthouse and Government Records

Ellis County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Ellis County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Ellis County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Oklahoma courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Oklahoma residents. The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Ellis County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Oklahoma Courthouse Records Research Guide.

Ellis County, OK Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Ellis Co. OK Books, Newspapers & Publications

Ellis Co. OK Cemeteries & Church Records

Ellis Co. OK Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Ellis Co. OK General and History Websites

Ellis Co. OK Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Ellis Co. OK Military Records