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Nowata County, Oklahoma
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Nowata County, Oklahoma Facts

When was Nowata County, OK Created?
Nowata County was established on July 16, 1907 from Cherokee lands.

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

What counties are adjacent to Nowata County, OK?
Bordering Counties are Montgomery County, Kansas, Labette County, Kansas, Craig CountyRogers CountyWashington County.

Nowata County, OK Vital Records

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

Nowata County, OK Census Records

What Nowata County, OK census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Nowata 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.

Nowata County, OK Courthouse and Government Records

Nowata County Courthouse

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

Nowata County, OK Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Nowata Co. OK Books, Newspapers & Publications

Nowata Co. OK Cemeteries & Church Records

Nowata Co. OK Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Nowata Co. OK General and History Websites

Nowata Co. OK Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Nowata Co. OK Military Records