Pontotoc County, Oklahoma

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Pontotoc 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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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Pontotoc County
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| county_map = Ok-lane
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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= Ada
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| building image = Pontotoc 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 = '''[[Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Courthouse|Pontotoc County Courthouse]]'''<br>100 W. 13th Street<br>P.O. Box 1425<br>Ada, Oklahoma 74820<br> Phone: 580.332.1425
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Pontotoc-County-Oklahoma-Courts.htm Pontotoc County Courthouse]<br> 100 W 13th Street<br> PO Box 1425<br> Ada, OK 74820<br> Phone: 580.332-1425 <br>
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Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate <br>and court records from 1907<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pontotoc County, Oklahoma. Page 562 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1907--'''Pontotoc County was created 16 July 1907 from Chickasaw Lands.<br>
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'''County Seat: '''Ada<ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1907--'''Pontotoc County was created 16 July 1907 from Chickasaw Lands.<br>'''County seat: '''Ada <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Coal County, Oklahoma|Coal]]
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*[[Garvin County, Oklahoma|Garvin]]
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*[[Hughes County, Oklahoma|Hughes]]
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*[[Johnston County, Oklahoma|Johnston]]
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*[[McClain County, Oklahoma|McClain]]
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*[[Murray County, Oklahoma|Murray]]
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*[[Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma|Pottawatomie]]
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*[[Seminole County, Oklahoma|Seminole]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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{{Census|Oklahoma}}
  
 
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*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has historical newspapers online including [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=74&ci=76 Ada newspapers]. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Ada 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=194360&subject_disp=Oklahoma%2C+Pontotoc&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Oklahoma%2C+Pontotoc|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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Revision as of 19:30, 19 March 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png Oklahoma  Gotoarrow.png Pontotoc County

Pontotoc 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

Pontotoc County, Oklahoma
Map
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Pontotoc 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 Ada
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Pontotoc County Courthouse
100 W. 13th Street
P.O. Box 1425
Ada, Oklahoma 74820
Phone: 580.332.1425


Contents

County Courthouse

Pontotoc County Courthouse
100 W 13th Street
PO Box 1425
Ada, OK 74820
Phone: 580.332-1425

Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate
and court records from 1907[1]

History

Parent County

1907--Pontotoc County was created 16 July 1907 from Chickasaw Lands.
County seat: Ada [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has historical newspapers online including Ada newspapers. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

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), Pontotoc County, Oklahoma. Page 562 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).