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Woodward County, Oklahoma
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Woodward County, Oklahoma Facts

When was Woodward County, OK Created?
Woodward County was established on September 16, 1893 from Cherokee Outlet Land.

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

What counties are adjacent to Woodward County, OK?
Bordering Counties are Woods CountyMajor CountyDewey CountyEllis CountyHarper County.

Woodward County, OK Vital Records

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

Woodward County, OK Census Records

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

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.

Woodward County, OK Courthouse and Government Records

Woodward County Courthouse

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

Woodward County, OK Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Woodward Co. OK Books, Newspapers & Publications

Woodward Co. OK Cemeteries & Church Records

Woodward Co. OK Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Woodward Co. OK General and History Websites

Woodward Co. OK Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Woodward Co. OK Military Records