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Genealogy Research in Mayes County, Oklahoma

Are you just beginning your ancestry research in Mayes County, Oklahoma? Why not hire a professional genealogist to assist you with your genealogy search? Oklahoma became a U.S. state on November 16, 1907 and many types of records including land deeds, family wills, military records, family histories, and vital records are widely available for more than 100 years of the state's history. Contact our researchers today and learn how we might help you with your family tree search.

Many ethnic groups and nationalities settled or lived in
in the past including Native American tribes like
the Creek, Seminole, and Cherokee; African-Americans;
and also many early settlers of European descent who migrated to the state from places like Arkansas, Missouri, and Texas. MyGenealogist.com is ready to assist you with your ancestry search. Contact a genealogist today and discover your unique ancestral heritage!

is an exciting state to do research in because of the extensive and high quality records available to the professional genealogist at the various libraries, county courthouses, archives, and other repositories located throughout the state, and at places like the LDS Family History Library in Utah. Contact our genealogists today to learn how we might help you with your genealogy search in Oklahoma using many of these great records and resources.

About Our Oklahoma Research Team

If you would like a professional genealogist to undertake a tailor-made genealogy search for you and your family, please contact us today to learn  more about our unique ancestry research services. Our researchers are looking forward to assisting you with your Mayes County family tree search. Genealogy research can be carried out for you in all Oklahoma towns, cities, and counties.

Our Oklahoma genealogy research team consists of expert genealogists who live and work in Oklahoma City (doing research at the Oklahoma Historical Society, etc.), another group that works in the U.S. capitol in Washington, D.C. (at places like the U.S. National Archives and Library of Congress), and a third team of researchers that works full time at the LDS Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

The records collection of the Family History Library is the single most important resource for family tree research since it consists of literally billions of genealogy records from all parts of the globe, making it the largest and most important collection of genealogical information available in the world. Included in the Family History Library's collections are literally millions of genealogical records related to the state of Oklahoma which can be a great help to your ancestry search. Click here to read what our clients are saying about our genealogists and our unique family tree research services.

Did you know that millions of genealogy
are NOT available on the internet?

Many people are unaware that many important records which are crucial to their family tree search cannot be found online. Many Mayes County records, for example, are only available to researchers who physically visit repositories at the local level in Oklahoma, at the federal level in Washington, D.C., or at the LDS Family History Library in Utah. Our genealogy researchers have access to all of these records and are ready to assist you with your genealogy search in Oklahoma. So, if you have limited your past family tree research to exhaustive internet searches at Ancestry.com, Rootsweb, and other online databases and web sites, you may have reached a brick wall because you're missing out on the literal gold mine of records available to our genealogists on microfilm, in books, and in other published works at these important locations.

Many genealogical records related to your ancestry search, important records like family wills, court records, obituaries, death certificates, military records and land deeds are generally not available online and can only be obtained by mailing research requests to places like local public libraries or cemeteries, or by visiting the LDS Family History Library in Utah. These records are critical to any comprehensive ancestry search and should not be overlooked if high quality and thorough research results are to be achieved during your project. For these and other reasons, it's sometimes a great idea to hire a professional genealogist to assist you with your genealogy search.

Hire a Genealogist

Because of the time and expense involved in doing your own research, it is often a great help to enlist the services of a professional genealogist who can undertake this hard work on your behalf, saving you hundreds of hours of time and money in the process. We know where to go to get the records you're looking for, we have people on the ground in the places of interest to you, we get fantastic results for our clients, and we love what we do! Hire a genealogist todayand let us help you uncover the secrets of your family's past by allowing us to create an ancestry search that is custom made for you and your family.


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Research Consultation 

Are you ready to speak to a professional genealogist about your family history project in Mayes County, OK? Whether you are looking for hard to find family records, living relatives, or want to put together a family tree that your family will cherish for many generations to come, MyGenealogist.com is ready to assist you with any and all of your genealogy research needs!

Speak to a genealogist today to learn how we can be of help to you in
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"Not to know what
before we were
born is to remain
a child. For
what is the worth
of a human life unless it is
woven into the life
of our ancestors by the records
of history"

-Cicero (106-43 B.C.

Family Tree Research - Mayes County, OK

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Mayes County, Oklahoma Genealogy Resources

Are you just beginning your ancestry research in Mayes County, OK? Our expert research team has put
together some helpful links and resources to help you get started with your family tree research. Many of the Oklahoma resources listed on this page are often used by our genealogists during a typical ancestry search to help locate important records like birth certificates, obituaries, court records, marriage certificates, land deeds, and family histories.


USGenWeb Archives - Mayes County Biographies


Cemetery Transcription and Photo Project - Mayes County, OK

Epodunk - Mayes County Cemeteries

Find a Grave - Mayes County, OK

Gravestone Photo Project - Mayes County, OK

Interment.net - Mayes County Cemeteries

The Political Graveyard - Mayes County, OK

Tombstone Transcription Project - Mayes County, OK

USGenWeb Archives - Mayes County Cemetery Records

Census Records

Mayes County Census Records - Census Online

Mayes County Federal Census Index - US-Census.org

1910 Census of Mayes County, OK - Ancestry.com

1920 Census of Mayes County, OK - Ancestry.com

1930 Census of Mayes County, OK - Ancestry.com

Court and Legal Records



Historical Marker Society of America - Mayes County Historical Markers

National Register of Historic Places - Mayes County, Oklahoma

Wikipedia.org - Mayes County, Oklahoma History

Land Records

Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office - Land Patent Search

USGenWeb Archives - Mayes County Land and Deed Records

Libraries and Archives

Family History Library Catalog - Mayes County, OK

 Oklahoma Historical Commission - Oklahoma City, OK

Oklahoma State Archives - Oklahoma City, OK

Public-Libraries.org - Mayes County Libraries

USGenWeb Archives - Mayes County, OK

Military Records

List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 - Genealogy Trails History Group

List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 - Internet Archive

U.S. Military Fatal Casualties of the Korean War

U.S. Military Fatal Casualties of the Vietnam War

World War II Casualties, Army and Army Air Corps - Mayes County, OK

World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing Army and Army Air Forces Personnel


USGenWeb Archives - Mayes County Newspapers



Indian Territory Genealogy and Historical Society

Northwest Oklahoma Genealogy Society

Oklahoma Genealogy Society

Oklahoma Historical Society

Southwest Oklahoma Genealogy Society

Vital Records

USGenWeb Archives - Mayes County, OK Birth Records

USGenWeb Archives - Mayes County, OK Death Records

USGenWeb Archives - Mayes County, OK Vital Records

VitalRec.com - Mayes County Vital Records

Click Below to Learn More about Your Oklahoma Genealogy

County Formation Date County Seat
Adair County
1907 Stilwell Cherokee Nation
Alfalfa County 1907 Cherokee Woods County
Atoka County 1907 Atoka Choctaw Nation
Beaver County 1890 Beaver Seventh County
Beckham County 1907 Sayre Greer and Roger Mills counties
Blaine County 1890 Watonga Part of Cheyenne and Arapaho reservation
Bryan County 1907 Durant Choctaw Nation
Caddo County 1901 Anadarko Indian Territory
Canadian County 1901 El Reno Part of Cheyenne and Arapaho reservation
Carter County 1907 Ardmore Pickens County,
Chickasaw Nation
Cherokee County 1907 Tahlequah Cherokee Nation
Choctaw County 1907 Hugo Choctaw Nation
Cimarron County 1907 Boise City County Seven
Cleveland County 1890 Norman Unassigned Lands
Coal County 1907 Coalgate Tobucksy County, Choctaw Nation
Comanche County 1907 Lawton Kiowa, Comanche, and Apache reservation
Cotton County 1912 Walters Lands of Quapaws, Choctaws, Chickasaws, Comanche Reservation,
and Big Pasture
Craig County 1907 Vinita Cherokee Nation
Creek County 1907 Sapulpa Creek Nation
Custer County 1891 Arapaho Cheyenne-Arapaho Reservation
Delaware County 1907 Jay Cherokee Nation
Dewey County 1892 Taloga Cheyenne-Arapaho Reservation
Ellis County 1907 Arnett
Roger Mills and
Woodward counties
Garfield County 1893 Enid Cherokee Outlet
Garvin County 1893 Pauls Valley Chickasaw Nation
Grady County 1907 Chickasha Chickasaw Nation
Grant County 1892 Medford Originally "L" County
Greer County 1896 Mangum Greer County, Texas
Harmon County 1909 Hollis Greer County
Harper County 1893 Buffalo
Cherokee Nation
Haskell County 1907 Stigler Choctaw Nation
Hughes County 1907 Holdenville Creek and Choctaw lands
Jackson County 1907 Altus Greer County
Jefferson County 1907 Waurika Comanche County and part of Chickasaw Nation
Johnston County 1907 Tishomingo Chickasaw Nation
Kay County 1895 Newkirk Cherokee Strip
Kingfisher County 1907 Kingfisher Unassigned Lands
Kiowa County 1901 Hobart Kiowa-Comanche-Apache Indian Reservations
Latimer County 1907 Wilburton Choctaw Nation
Le Flore County 1907 Poteau Choctaw Nation
Lincoln County 1891 Chandler County A
Logan County 1891 Guthrie
County One
Love County 1907 Marietta Chickasaw Nation
Major County 1909 Fairview Cherokee Nation
Marshall County 1907 Madill Chickasaw Nation
Mayes County 1907 Pryor Cherokee Nation
McClain County 1907 Purcell Chickasaw Nation
McCurtain County 1907 Idabel Choctaw Nation
McIntosh County 1907 Eufaula Cherokee and Creek lands
Murray County 1907 Sulphur
Chickasaw Nation
Muskogee County 1907 Muskogee Cherokee and Creek lands
Noble County 1897 Perry Cherokee Nation
Nowata County 1907 Nowata
Cherokee Nation
Okfuskee County 1907 Okemah Creek Nation
Oklahoma County 1891 Oklahoma City County Two
Okmulgee County 1907 Okmulgee Muskogee Nation
Osage County 1907 Pawhuska Osage lands
Ottawa County 1907 Miami Cherokee Nation
Pawnee County 1897 Pawnee Pawnee lands
Payne County 1890 Stillwater Sixth County
Pittsburg County 1907 McAlester Choctaw Nation
Pontotoc County 1907 Ada Chickasaw Nation
Pottawatomie County 1891 Shawnee Creek and Seminole lands
Pushmataha County 1907 Antlers Choctaw Nation
Roger Mills County 1895 Cheyenne Cheyenne-Arapaho lands
Rogers County 1907 Claremore Osage Nation
Seminole County 1907 Wewoka Seminole Nation
Sequoyah County 1907 Sallisaw Cherokee Nation
Stephens County 1907 Duncan Comanche County and Chickasaw Nation
Texas County 1907 Guymon Beaver County
Tillman County 1907 Frederick Lands of Kiowas, Comanches, and Plains Apaches
Tulsa County 1907 Tulsa Creek and Cherokee Nations
Wagoner County 1907 Wagoner Creek Nation
Washington County 1907 Bartlesville Cherokee Nation
Washita County 1897 Cordell Cheyenne-Arapaho lands
Woods County 1893 Alva Cherokee Nation
Woodward County 1907 Woodward
Cherokee Nation

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