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Greer County, Oklahoma
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Greer County, Oklahoma Facts

When was Greer County, OK Created?
Greer County was established on February 8, 1860 and organized in 1886 as a Texas County. U. S. Supreme Court decided that it was not a part of Texas, after which it was annexed to the territory of Oklahoma on May 4, 1896.

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

What counties are adjacent to Greer County, OK?
Bordering Counties are Kiowa CountyJackson CountyHarmon CountyBeckham County.

Greer County, OK Vital Records

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

Greer County, OK Census Records

What Greer County, OK census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Greer County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Greer Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890.

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.

Greer County, OK Courthouse and Government Records

Greer County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Greer County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Greer 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 Greer 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.

Greer County, OK Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Greer Co. OK Books, Newspapers & Publications

Greer Co. OK Cemeteries & Church Records

Greer Co. OK Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Greer Co. OK General and History Websites

Greer Co. OK Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Greer Co. OK Military Records