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Bryan County, Oklahoma genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.
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{{OKDC}}<br> <br> {{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Bryan County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Oklahoma highlighting Bryan County svg.bmp
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| state = Oklahoma
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| state_map = OK-map.png
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| latd = 39.99
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| longd = 91.19
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| founded title = [[Oklahoma County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1907
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| founded date = July 16
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| seat wl= Durant
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| building image = Blaine county courthouse.gif
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| building image size = 100px
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Bryan County, Oklahoma Courthouse|Bryan County Courthouse]]'''<br>402 W. Evergreen Street<br>Durant, Oklahoma 74701-4703<br>Phone: 580.924.1446
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/OK_Bryan.htm Blaine County Courthouse]<br> 212 N Weigle Avenue<br> Watonga, OK 73772<br> Phone: 580.623.5890&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1892; <br>County Clerk has land records from 1892<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Bryan County, Oklahoma. Page 557 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1907--'''Bryan County was created 16 Jul 1907 from Choctaw Lands.<br>
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'''County Seat: '''Durant, Oklahoma.<ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1907--'''Bryan County was created 16 July 1907 from Choctaw Lands.<br> '''County seat: '''Durant <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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See an interactive map of Bryan County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/oklahoma/ok-maps.html border changes].
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Atoka County, Oklahoma|Atoka]]
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*[[Choctaw County, Oklahoma|Choctaw]]
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*[[Fannin County, Texas|Fannin County, Texa]]
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*[[Grayson County, Texas|Grayson County, Texas]]
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*[[Johnston County, Oklahoma|Johnston]]
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*[[Lamar County, Texas|Lamar County, Texas]]
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*[[Marshall County, Oklahoma|Marshall]]
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{{Census|Oklahoma}}
  
 
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*[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=94&ci=22139 {{nowrap|The Paris News}}] (Paris, TX) from 1925 that may include residents from Bryan County.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Durant Oklahoma Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194110&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Bryan&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Revision as of 23:36, 8 February 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Bryan County

Bryan County, Oklahoma genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.

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Coordinates: 39.99°0′N 91.19°0′W / 39.99°N 91.19°W / 39.99; -91.19
Bryan County, Oklahoma
Map
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Bryan County
Location in the state of Oklahoma
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oklahoma
Location of Oklahoma in the U.S.
Facts
Founded July 16, 1907
County Seat Durant
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Bryan County Courthouse
402 W. Evergreen Street
Durant, Oklahoma 74701-4703
Phone: 580.924.1446

Contents

County Courthouse

Blaine County Courthouse
212 N Weigle Avenue
Watonga, OK 73772
Phone: 580.623.5890 

Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1892;
County Clerk has land records from 1892[1]

History

Parent County

1907--Bryan County was created 16 July 1907 from Choctaw Lands.
County seat: Durant [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Bryan County border changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

 

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Bryan County, Oklahoma census records online, see: Oklahoma Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • Newspaperarchive.com ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has The Paris News (Paris, TX) from 1925 that may include residents from Bryan County.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Bryan County, Oklahoma. Page 557 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).