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{{Note|See an interactive outline map of [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Oklahoma/viewer.htm ''Oklahoma Historical Counties''] at Newberry Library site<ref>[http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Oklahoma/viewer.htm ''Oklahoma Atlas of Historical County Boundaries'', John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.</ref> (Free) Enter a year, '''Refresh Map''', select '''zoom in''', then click on the map to enlarge it.}}
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{{Tip|Sort the table by '''Date Formed''' or by '''Parent Counties''' and check [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Oklahoma/documents/OK_County_Index.htm Boundary Changes] for interesting insights.}}
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Name of County'''  
 
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Name of County'''  
 
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Date Formed'''  
 
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Date Formed'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" |'''Boundary<br>Changes'''
 
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Parent County'''  
 
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Parent County'''  
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Progeny County'''
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Counties Created by Boundary Changes'''
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Allen County, Kansas|Allen]]  
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| [[Adair County, Oklahoma|Adair]]  
| nowrap="nowrap" | 30 Aug 1855
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| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ADAIR Details]
 +
| Cherokee Lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Anderson County, Kansas|Anderson]]  
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| [[Alfalfa County, Oklahoma|Alfalfa]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ALFALFA Details]
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| Woods
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Arapahoe
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| [[Atoka County, Oklahoma|Atoka]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ATOKA Details]
| absorbed into Finney 1883
+
| Choctaw Lands
|-
 
| [[Atchison County, Kansas|Atchison]]
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| none
 
|-
 
| [[Barber County, Kansas|Barber]]
 
| 26 Feb 1867
 
| Harper
 
| Kansas 1873
 
|-
 
| [[Barton County, Kansas|Barton]]
 
| 26 Feb 1867
 
| Ellsworth
 
| none
 
|-
 
| Billings
 
| 03 Mar 1873
 
| renamed from Norton
 
| none
 
|-
 
| [[Bourbon County, Kansas|Bourbon]]  
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| Crawford 1867
 
|-
 
| Breckenridge
 
| 1857
 
| Madison
 
| renamed Lyon 1862
 
|-
 
| Broderick
 
| 11 Feb 1859
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| dissolved
 
|-
 
| [[Brown County, Kansas|Brown]]  
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Buffalo
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| [[Beaver County, Oklahoma|Beaver]]  
| 06 Mar 1873
+
| 1890  0  18
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BEAVER Details]
| absorbed into Lane 1881
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| Oklahoma Territory
|-
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| Cimarron 1907, Texas 1907
| [[Butler County, Kansas|Butler]]  
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| nowrap="nowrap" | Kansas Territory, Irving (1864), Otoe (1864)
 
| Chase 1859, Sedgwick 1867
 
|-
 
| Calhoun
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| Pottawatomie 1857, renamed Jackson 1859
 
|-
 
| [[Chase County, Kansas|Chase]]  
 
| 11 Feb 1859
 
| Butler
 
| Marion 1855
 
|-
 
| [[Chautauqua County, Kansas|Chautauqua]]
 
| 03 Mar 1875
 
| Howard
 
| none
 
|-
 
| [[Cherokee County, Kansas|Cherokee]]
 
| 18 Feb 1860
 
| renamed from McGee
 
| none
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Cheyenne County, Kansas|Cheyenne]]  
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| [[Beckham County, Oklahoma|Beckham]]  
| 06 Mar 1873
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kirwin Land District
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BECKHAM Details]
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| Roger Mills
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Clark County, Kansas|Clark]]  
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| [[Blaine County, Oklahoma|Blaine]]  
| 07 Mar 1885
+
| 1892  Apr 19
| Ford
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BLAINE Details]
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| Cheyenne, Arapaho land
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Clay County, Kansas|Clay]]  
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| [[Bryan County, Oklahoma|Bryan]]  
| 20 Feb 1857
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BRYAN Details]
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| Choctaw Lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Cloud County, Kansas|Cloud]]  
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| [[Caddo County, Oklahoma|Caddo]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1901  Aug 05
| renamed from Shirley
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CADDO Details]
| Republic 1860
+
| Kowa, Comanche,Apache, Wichita, Caddo lands
 +
| Grady 1907
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Coffey County, Kansas|Coffey]]  
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| [[Canadian County, Oklahoma|Canadian]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1890  18 Ma
| Kansas Territory  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CANADIAN Details]
 +
| Oklahoma Territory  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Comanche County, Kansas|Comanche]]  
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| [[Carter County, Oklahoma|Carter]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kiowa
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CARTER Details]
| Kiowa 1886
+
| Chickasaw lands
|-
 
| [[Cowley County, Kansas|Cowley]]
 
| 26 Feb 1867
 
| renamed from Hunter
 
| Sumner 1867
 
|-
 
| [[Crawford County, Kansas|Crawford]]
 
| 13 Feb 1867
 
| Bourbon
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Davis
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| [[Cherokee County, Oklahoma|Cherokee]]
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CHEROKEE Details]
| renamed Geary 1889
+
| Tahlequah District
 +
| Delaware 1907
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Decatur County, Kansas|Decatur]]  
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| [[Choctaw County, Oklahoma|Choctaw]]  
| 06 Mar 1873
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Norton
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CHOCTAW Details]
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| Choctaw lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Dickinson County, Kansas|Dickinson]]  
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| [[Cimarron County, Oklahoma|Cimarron]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CIMARRON Details]
 +
| Beaver
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Doniphan County, Kansas|Doniphan]]  
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| [[Cleveland County, Oklahoma|Cleveland]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1890  18 Ma
| Kansas Territory  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CLEVELAND Details]
 +
| Oklahoma Territory  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Dorn
+
| [[Coal County, Oklahoma|Coal]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#COAL Details]
| renamed Neosho 1861
+
| Choctaw lands
|-
 
| [[Douglas County, Kansas|Douglas]]  
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Edwards County, Kansas|Edwards]]  
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| [[Comanche County, Oklahoma|Comanche]]  
| 07 Mar 1874
+
| 1901  Aug 05
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#COMANCHE Details]
| Kiowa 1886
+
| Kiowa, Comanche lands
 +
| Cotton 1912, Grady 1907, Jefferson 1907, Kiowa 1907, Stephens 1907
 
|-
 
|-
| El Paso
+
| [[Cotton County, Oklahoma|Cotton]]  
| 11 Feb 1859
+
| 1912  Aug 27
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#COTTON Details]
| dissolved
+
| Comanche
|-
 
| [[Elk County, Kansas|Elk]]  
 
| 03 Mar 1875
 
| Howard
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Ellis County, Kansas|Ellis]]  
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| [[Craig County, Oklahoma|Craig]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CRAIG Details]
| none
+
| Cherokee lands
|-
 
| [[Ellsworth County, Kansas|Ellsworth]]
 
| 26 Feb 1867
 
| Saline
 
| Barton 1867, Lincoln 1867, Russell 1867
 
|-
 
| [[Finney County, Kansas|Finney]]
 
| 21 Feb 1883
 
| Arapahoe, Foote, Sequoyah
 
| Foote 1887, Grant 1873, Gray 1887, haskell 1887, Kearny 1873, Lane 1873, Scott 1873
 
|-
 
| Foote
 
| 21 Feb 1883
 
| Finney, Ford
 
| renamed Gray 1887
 
|-
 
| [[Ford County, Kansas|Ford]]
 
| 06 Mar 1863
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| Clark 1885, Foote 1887, Gray 1887
 
|-
 
| [[Franklin County, Kansas|Franklin]]
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Fremont
+
| [[Creek County, Oklahoma|Creek]]
| 11 Feb 1859
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CREEK Details]
| dissolved
+
| Creek lands
 +
| Muskogee 1907
 
|-
 
|-
| Garfield
+
| [[Custer County, Oklahoma|Custer]]  
| 05 Mar 1887
+
| 1892  Aug 19
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CUSTER Details]
| dissolved
+
| Cheyenne &amp; Arapaho land opening
|-
 
| [[Geary County, Kansas|Geary]]  
 
| 28 Feb 1889
 
| renamed from Davis
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Godfrey
+
| Day
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1892  Apr 19
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
| renamed Seward 1861
+
| Cheyenne &amp; Arapaho land opening
 +
| absorbed by Ellis 1907
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Gove County, Kansas|Gove]]  
+
| [[Delaware County, Oklahoma|Delaware]]  
| 02 Mar 1868
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DELAWARE Details]
 +
| Cherokee
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Graham County, Kansas|Graham]]  
+
| [[Dewey County, Oklahoma|Dewey]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1892  Apr 19
| Rooks
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DEWEY Details]
 +
| Cheyenne &amp; Arapaho land opening
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Grant County, Kansas|Grant]]  
+
| [[Ellis County, Oklahoma|Ellis]]  
| 06 Mar 1873
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Finney, Kearny
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ELLIS Details]
 +
| Day, Woodward
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Gray County, Kansas|Gray]]  
+
| [[Garfield County, Oklahoma|Garfield]]  
| 05 Mar 1887
+
| 1893  sep 16
| renamed from Foote
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GARFIELD Details]
 +
| Cherokee Outlet land
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Greeley County, Kansas|Greeley]]  
+
| [[Garvin County, Oklahoma|Garvin]]  
| 06 Mar 1873
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Hamilton
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GARVIN Details]
 +
| Chickasaw lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Greenwood County, Kansas|Greenwood]]  
+
| [[Grady County, Oklahoma|Grady]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GRADY Details]
 +
| Caddo, Comanche lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Hageman
+
| [[Grant County, Oklahoma|Grant]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1893  Sep 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GRANT Details]
| dissolved
+
| Cherokee Outletland
|-
 
| [[Hamilton County, Kansas|Hamilton]]
 
| 06 Mar 1873
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| Greeley 1873
 
|-
 
| [[Harper County, Kansas|Harper]]  
 
| 26 Feb 1867
 
| Kingman
 
| Barber 1867
 
|-
 
| [[Harvey County, Kansas|Harvey]]  
 
| 29 Feb 1872
 
| McPherson, Sedgwick, Marion
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Haskell County, Kansas|Haskell]]  
+
| [[Greer County, Oklahoma|Greer]]  
| 05 Mar 1887
+
| 1886  6  18
| Finney
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GREER Details]
| none
+
| Cherokee lands  
|-
+
| Harmon 1909, Jackson 1907
| [[Hodgeman County, Kansas|Hodgeman]]  
 
| 06 Mar 1873
 
| Indian lands  
 
| Ness 1867
 
|-
 
| Howard
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| divided to Chautauqua 1875, Elk 1875
 
|-
 
| Hunter
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| renamed 1867
 
|-
 
| Irving
 
| 27 Feb 1860
 
| Hunter
 
| annexed to Butler 1864
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Jackson County, Kansas|Jackson]]  
+
| [[Harmon County, Oklahoma|Harmon]]  
| 11 Feb 1859
+
| 1909  Jun 02
| renamed from Calhoun
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HARMON Details]
 +
| Greer, Jackson
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Jefferson County, Kansas|Jefferson]]  
+
| [[Harper County, Oklahoma|Harper]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HARPER Details]
 +
| Indian lands, Woods, Woodward
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Jewell County, Kansas|Jewell]]  
+
| [[Haskell County, Oklahoma|Haskell]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Mitchell
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HASKELL Details]
 +
| Choctaw lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Kansas
+
| [[Hughes County, Oklahoma|Hughes]]  
| 06 Mar 1873
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Barber
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HUGHES Details]
| annexed to Seward 1883
+
| Creek lands
|-
 
| [[Kearny County, Kansas|Kearny]]  
 
| 06 Mar 1873
 
| Finney
 
| Grant 1873
 
|-
 
| [[Kingman County, Kansas|Kingman]]
 
| 10 Feb 1872
 
| Reno
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Kiowa County, Kansas|Kiowa]]  
+
| [[Jackson County, Oklahoma|Jackson]]  
| 10 Feb 1886
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Comanche, Edwards
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#JACKSON Details]
| none
+
| Greer
 +
| Harmon 1909
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Labette County, Kansas|Labette]]  
+
| [[Jefferson County, Oklahoma|Jefferson]]  
| 07 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Neosho
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#JEFFERSON Details]
| Montgomery 1867
+
| Comanche, Chickasaw lands
|-
 
| [[Lane County, Kansas|Lane]]  
 
| 06 Mar 1873
 
| Finney, Buffalo (1881)
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Leavenworth County, Kansas|Leavenworth]]  
+
| [[Johnston County, Oklahoma|Johnston]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#JOHNSTON Details]
 +
| Chickasaw lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Lincoln County, Kansas|Lincoln]]  
+
| [[Kay County, Oklahoma|Kay]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1893  Sep 16
| Ellsworth
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#KAY Details]
 +
| Cherokee Outlet land
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Linn County, Kansas|Linn]]  
+
| [[Kingfisher County, Oklahoma|Kingfisher]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1890  18 Ma
| Kansas Territory  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#KINGFISHER Details]
 +
| Oklahoma Territory  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Logan County, Kansas|Logan]]  
+
| [[Kiowa County, Oklahoma|Kiowa]]  
| 24 Feb 1887
+
| 1901  Aug 05
| reamed from St. John
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#KIOWA Details]
| none
+
| Kiowa, Comanche, Apache, Wichita, Caddo lands
|-
+
| Comanche 1907
| Lykins
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| renamed Miami 1861
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Lyon County, Kansas|Lyon]]  
+
| [[Latimer County, Oklahoma|Latimer]]  
| 05 Feb 1862
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| renamed from Breckenridge
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LATIMER Details]
 +
| Choctaw lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Madison
+
| [[LeFlore County, Oklahoma|LeFlore]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LEFLORE Details]
| Breckenridge 1857, Morris 1855
+
| Choctaw lands
|-
 
| [[Marion County, Kansas|Marion]]  
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Chase
 
| Harvey 1872, Otoe 1860
 
|-
 
| [[Marshall County, Kansas|Marshall]]  
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Mc Gee
+
| [[Lincoln County, Oklahoma|Lincoln]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1893  Sep 22
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LINCOLN Details]
| renamed Cherokee 1860
+
| Oklahoma Territory  
|-
 
| [[McPherson County, Kansas|McPherson]]  
 
| 26 Feb 1867
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| Harvey 1872, Reno 1867
 
|-
 
| [[Meade County, Kansas|Meade]]  
 
| 07 mar 1885
 
| Kansas Territory  
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Miami County, Kansas|Miami]]  
+
| [[Logan County, Oklahoma|Logan]]  
| 03 Jun 1861
+
| 1890  18 Ma
| renamed from Lykins
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LOGAN Details]
 +
| Oklahoma Territory
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Mitchell County, Kansas|Mitchell]]  
+
| [[Love County, Oklahoma|Love]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kirwin Land District
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LOVE Details]
| Jewell 1867, Osborne 1867
+
| Chickasaw Territory
|-
 
| Montana
 
| 11 Feb 1859
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| dissolved
 
|-
 
| [[Montgomery County, Kansas|Montgomery]]  
 
| 26 Feb 1867
 
| Labette
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Morris County, Kansas|Morris]]  
+
| [[Major County, Oklahoma|Major]]  
| 11 Feb 1859
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| renamed from Wise
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MAJOR Details]
 +
| Woods
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Morton County, Kansas|Morton]]  
+
| [[Marshall County, Oklahoma|Marshall]]  
| 17 Nov 1886
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MARSHALL Details]
 +
| Chickasaw lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Nemaha County, Kansas|Nemaha]]  
+
| [[Mayes County, Oklahoma|Mayes]]  
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MAYES Details]
 +
| Cherokee lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Neosho County, Kansas|Neosho]]  
+
| [[McClain County, Oklahoma|McClain]]  
| 03 Jun 1861
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| renamed from Dorn
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MCCLAIN Details]
 +
| Chickasaw lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Ness County, Kansas|Ness]]  
+
| [[McCurtain County, Oklahoma|McCurtain]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Hodgeman
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MCCURTAIN Details]
 +
| Choctaw lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Norton County, Kansas|Norton]]  
+
| [[McIntosh County, Oklahoma|McIntosh]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MCINTOSH Details]
| renamed Billings 1873, renamed 1874
+
| Creek lans
|-
 
| Oro
 
| 11 Feb 1859
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| dissolved
 
|-
 
| [[Osage County, Oklahoma|Osage]]  
 
| 11 feb 1859
 
| renamed from Weller
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Osborne County, Kansas|Osborne]]  
+
| [[Murray County, Oklahoma|Murray]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Mitchell
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MURRAY Details]
 +
| Chickasaw lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Otoe
+
| [[Muskogee County, Oklahoma|Muskogee]]  
| 27 Feb 1860
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MUSKOGEE Details]
| annexed to Butler 1864
+
| Creek lands
|-
 
| [[Ottawa County, Kansas|Ottawa]]  
 
| 27 Feb 1860
 
| Saline
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Pawnee County, Kansas|Pawnee]]  
+
| [[Noble County, Oklahoma|Noble]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Rush, Stafford
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#NOBLE Details]
 +
| Cherokee Outlet land
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Peketon
+
| [[Nowata County, Oklahoma|Nowata]]  
| 27 Feb 1860
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#NOWATA Details]
| dissolved
+
| Cherokee lands
|-
 
| [[Phillips County, Kansas|Phillips]]  
 
| 26 Feb 1867
 
| Kirwin Land District
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Pottawatomie County, Kansas|Pottawatomie]]  
+
| [[Okfuskee County, Oklahoma|Okfuskee]]  
| 20 Feb 1857
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Riley, Calhoun
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#OKFUSKEE Details]
 +
| Creek lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Pratt County, Kansas|Pratt]]  
+
| [[Oklahoma County, Oklahoma|Oklahoma]]  
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Stafford
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#OKLAHOMA Details]
 +
| Oklahoma Territory
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| [[Rawlins County, Kansas|Rawlins]]  
+
| [[Okmulgee County, Oklahoma|Okmulgee]]  
| 06 Mar 1873
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kirwin Land District
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#OKMULGEE Details]
 +
| Creek lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Reno
+
| [[Osage County, Oklahoma|Osage]]
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| sedwick, McPherson
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#OSAGE Details]
| Rice 1867
+
| Osage lands
|-
 
| Republic
 
| 27 feb 1860
 
| Washington, Cloud
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Rice
+
| [[Ottawa County, Oklahoma|Ottawa]]
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Reno
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#OTTAWA Details]
 +
| Cherokee Nation
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Richardson
+
| [[Pawnee County, Oklahoma|Pawnee]]
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1893  Sep 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PAWNEE Details]
| renamed Wabaunsee 1859
+
| Cherokee Outlet land
|-
 
| Riley
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| Davis 1871, Pottawatomie 1857, Richardson 1855
 
|-
 
| Rooks
 
| 26 Feb 1867
 
| Kirwin Land District
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Rush
+
| [[Pittsburg County, Oklahoma|Pittsburg]]
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PITTSBURG Details]
| dissolved 1883
+
| Choctaw lands
|-
 
| Russell
 
| 26 Feb 1867
 
| Ellsworth
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| St. John
+
| [[Pontotoc County, Oklahoma|Pontotoc]]
| 04 Mar 1881
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Wallace
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PONTOTOC Details]
| renamed 1887
+
| Chickasaw lands
|-
 
| Saline
 
| 15 Feb 1860
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| Ellsworth 1867, Ottawa 1860
 
|-
 
| Scott
 
| 06 Mar 1873
 
| Finney
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Sedgwick
+
| [[Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma|Pottawatomie]]
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1891  Sep 22
| Butler
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#POTTAWATOMIE Details]
| Harvey 1872, Reno 1867
+
| Oklahoma Territory  
|-
 
| Sequoyah
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory  
 
| renamed Finney 1883
 
|-
 
| Seward
 
| 03 Jun 1861
 
| renamed from Godfrey, Kansas (1883)
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Shawnee
+
| [[Pushmataha County, Oklahoma|Pushmataha]]
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PUSHMATAHA Details]
 +
| Choctaw lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Shelby
+
| [[Roger Mills County, Oklahoma|Roger Mills]]
| 1865
+
| 1892  Apr 19
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ROGER%20MILLS Details]
| absorbed by Washington
+
| Cheyene, Araphoe land
 +
| Beckham 1907
 
|-
 
|-
| Sheridan
+
| [[Rogers County, Oklahoma|Rogers]]
| 06 Mar 1873
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ROGERS Details]
 +
| Cherokee Nation
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Sherman
+
| [[Seminole County, Oklahoma|Seminole]]
| 06 Mar 1873
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kirwin Land District
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SEMINOLE Details]
 +
| Seminole lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Shirley
+
| [[Sequoyah County, Oklahoma|Sequoyah]]
| 27 Feb 1860
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SEQUOYAH Details]
| renamed Cloud 1867
+
| Cherokee lands
|-
 
| Smith
 
| 26 Feb 1867
 
| Kansas Territory
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Stafford
+
| [[Stephens County, Oklahoma|Stephens]]
| 26 feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kansas territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#STEPHENS Details]
| Pawnee 1867, Pratt 1867
+
| Comanche
|-
 
| Stanton
 
| 06 Mar 1873
 
| Indian lands
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Stevens
+
| [[Texas County, Oklahoma|Texas]]
| 06 mar 1873
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Indian lands
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#TEXAS Details]
 +
| Beaver
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Sumner
+
| [[Tillman County, Oklahoma|Tillman]]
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Cowley
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#TILLMAN Details]
 +
| Comanche
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Thomas
+
| [[Tulsa County, Oklahoma|Tulsa]]
| 06 Mar 1873
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Kirwin Land District
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#TULSA Details]
 +
| Creek lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Trego
+
| [[Wagoner County, Oklahoma|Wagoner]]
| 26 Feb 1867
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| Ellis
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WAGONER Details]
 +
| Creek lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Wabaunsee
+
| [[Washington County, Oklahoma|Washington]]
| 11 Feb 1859
+
| 1907  Jul 16
| renamed from Richardson
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WASHINGTON Details]
 +
| Cherokee lands
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Wallace
+
| [[Washita County, Oklahoma|Washita]]
| 02 Mar 1868
+
| 1892  Apr 19
| Indian lands
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WASHITA Details]
| St. John 1881
+
| Cheyenne, Arapaho
|-
 
| Washington
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory, Shelby
 
| Republic 1860
 
|-
 
| Weller
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| renamed Osage 1859
 
|-
 
| Wichita
 
| 06 Mar 1873
 
| Indian lands
 
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Wilson
+
| [[Woods County, Oklahoma|Woods]]
| 30 Aug 1855
+
| 1893  Sep 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WOODS Details]
| none
+
| Cherokee Outlet land
|-
+
| Alfalfa 1907, Harper 1907, Major 1907
| Wise
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| renamed Morris 1859
 
|-
 
| Woodson
 
| 30 Aug 1855
 
| Kansas Territory
 
| major boundary changes 1868
 
 
|-
 
|-
| Wyandotte
+
| [[Woodward County, Oklahoma|Woodward]]
| 11 Feb 1859
+
| 1893  Sep 16
| Kansas Territory
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WOODWARD Details]
| none
+
| Cherokee Outlet land
 +
| Ellis 1907, Harper 1907
 
|}
 
|}
  
 
[[Category: United States County Creations]]
 
[[Category: United States County Creations]]

Revision as of 18:10, 26 June 2014


Name of County Date Formed Boundary
Changes
Parent County Counties Created by Boundary Changes
Adair 1907 Jul 16 Details Cherokee Lands none
Alfalfa 1907 Jul 16 Details Woods none
Atoka 1907 Jul 16 Details Choctaw Lands none
Beaver 1890 0 18 Details Oklahoma Territory Cimarron 1907, Texas 1907
Beckham 1907 Jul 16 Details Roger Mills none
Blaine 1892 Apr 19 Details Cheyenne, Arapaho land none
Bryan 1907 Jul 16 Details Choctaw Lands none
Caddo 1901 Aug 05 Details Kowa, Comanche,Apache, Wichita, Caddo lands Grady 1907
Canadian 1890 18 Ma Details Oklahoma Territory none
Carter 1907 Jul 16 Details Chickasaw lands none
Cherokee 1907 Jul 16 Details Tahlequah District Delaware 1907
Choctaw 1907 Jul 16 Details Choctaw lands none
Cimarron 1907 Jul 16 Details Beaver none
Cleveland 1890 18 Ma Details Oklahoma Territory none
Coal 1907 Jul 16 Details Choctaw lands none
Comanche 1901 Aug 05 Details Kiowa, Comanche lands Cotton 1912, Grady 1907, Jefferson 1907, Kiowa 1907, Stephens 1907
Cotton 1912 Aug 27 Details Comanche none
Craig 907 Jul 16 Details Cherokee lands none
Creek 1907 Jul 16 Details Creek lands Muskogee 1907
Custer 1892 Aug 19 Details Cheyenne & Arapaho land opening none
Day 1892 Apr 19 Details Cheyenne & Arapaho land opening absorbed by Ellis 1907
Delaware 1907 Jul 16 Details Cherokee none
Dewey 1892 Apr 19 Details Cheyenne & Arapaho land opening none
Ellis 1907 Jul 16 Details Day, Woodward none
Garfield 1893 sep 16 Details Cherokee Outlet land none
Garvin 1907 Jul 16 Details Chickasaw lands none
Grady 1907 Jul 16 Details Caddo, Comanche lands none
Grant 1893 Sep 16 Details Cherokee Outletland none
Greer 1886 6 18 Details Cherokee lands Harmon 1909, Jackson 1907
Harmon 1909 Jun 02 Details Greer, Jackson none
Harper 1907 Jul 16 Details Indian lands, Woods, Woodward none
Haskell 1907 Jul 16 Details Choctaw lands none
Hughes 1907 Jul 16 Details Creek lands none
Jackson 1907 Jul 16 Details Greer Harmon 1909
Jefferson 1907 Jul 16 Details Comanche, Chickasaw lands none
Johnston 1907 Jul 16 Details Chickasaw lands none
Kay 1893 Sep 16 Details Cherokee Outlet land none
Kingfisher 1890 18 Ma Details Oklahoma Territory none
Kiowa 1901 Aug 05 Details Kiowa, Comanche, Apache, Wichita, Caddo lands Comanche 1907
Latimer 1907 Jul 16 Details Choctaw lands none
LeFlore 1907 Jul 16 Details Choctaw lands none
Lincoln 1893 Sep 22 Details Oklahoma Territory none
Logan 1890 18 Ma Details Oklahoma Territory none
Love 1907 Jul 16 Details Chickasaw Territory none
Major 1907 Jul 16 Details Woods none
Marshall 1907 Jul 16 Details Chickasaw lands none
Mayes 1907 Jul 16 Details Cherokee lands none
McClain 1907 Jul 16 Details Chickasaw lands none
McCurtain 1907 Jul 16 Details Choctaw lands none
McIntosh 1907 Jul 16 Details Creek lans none
Murray 1907 Jul 16 Details Chickasaw lands none
Muskogee 1907 Jul 16 Details Creek lands none
Noble 1907 Jul 16 Details Cherokee Outlet land none
Nowata 1907 Jul 16 Details Cherokee lands none
Okfuskee 1907 Jul 16 Details Creek lands none
Oklahoma 1907 Jul 16 Details Oklahoma Territory none
Okmulgee 1907 Jul 16 Details Creek lands none
Osage 1907 Jul 16 Details Osage lands none
Ottawa 1907 Jul 16 Details Cherokee Nation none
Pawnee 1893 Sep 16 Details Cherokee Outlet land none
Pittsburg 1907 Jul 16 Details Choctaw lands none
Pontotoc 1907 Jul 16 Details Chickasaw lands none
Pottawatomie 1891 Sep 22 Details Oklahoma Territory none
Pushmataha 1907 Jul 16 Details Choctaw lands none
Roger Mills 1892 Apr 19 Details Cheyene, Araphoe land Beckham 1907
Rogers 1907 Jul 16 Details Cherokee Nation none
Seminole 1907 Jul 16 Details Seminole lands none
Sequoyah 1907 Jul 16 Details Cherokee lands none
Stephens 1907 Jul 16 Details Comanche none
Texas 1907 Jul 16 Details Beaver none
Tillman 1907 Jul 16 Details Comanche none
Tulsa 1907 Jul 16 Details Creek lands none
Wagoner 1907 Jul 16 Details Creek lands none
Washington 1907 Jul 16 Details Cherokee lands none
Washita 1892 Apr 19 Details Cheyenne, Arapaho none
Woods 1893 Sep 16 Details Cherokee Outlet land Alfalfa 1907, Harper 1907, Major 1907
Woodward 1893 Sep 16 Details Cherokee Outlet land Ellis 1907, Harper 1907
  1. [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Oklahoma/viewer.htm Oklahoma Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.