Oklahoma, Voter Records - FamilySearch Historical Records
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Oklahoma, Voter Records, 1906-1956
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|Location of Oklahoma|
|Record Type||Voter Records|
|Hughes County (Oklahoma, Curator; Southwest Historical Museum (Oklahoma; McClain County (Oklahoma), County Clerk; Cotton County (Oklahoma), Election Board; Latimer County (Oklahoma), Election Board; Museum of the Great Plains; Canadian County (Oklahoma) Clerk; Kaw City Museum (Oklahoma).|
- 1 What is in This Collection?
- 2 What Can These Records Tell Me?
- 3 Collection Content
- 4 How Do I Search This Collection?
- 5 What Do I Do Next?
- 6 Citing This Collection
What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]
This collection contains an index and images of voter registration books from 1906 through 1956, from Canadian, Comanche, Hughes, Kay (Kaw City) Counties and voter registers for from 1916 through 1922 from Carter, Cotton, Latimer, and McClain counties.
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What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]
The following information may be found in these records:
- Date of Registration
Register of Electors
- Date of Registration
- Registration certificate
Collection Content[edit | edit source]
Sample Images[edit | edit source]
How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]
Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
- Name of the person
- Approximate date of the event
Search the Index[edit | edit source]Search by name on the Collection Details Page.
- Fill in the search boxes in the Search Collection section with the information you know
- Click Search to show possible matches
How Do I Analyze the Results?[edit | edit source]
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What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]
I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
- Add any new information to your records
- If available, check the image for additional information
- Analyze the entry to see if it provides additional clues to find other records of the person or their family
I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
- The person may be recorded with an abbreviated or variant form of their name
- Try searching by surname only
- If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching records of a nearby town or county.
Research Helps[edit | edit source]
The following articles will help you in your research for your family in Oklahoma.
Related Family History Library Holdings[edit | edit source]
- Canadian County Voter registration records, 1916-1933
- Carter County Register of electors, 1916-1918
- Comanche County Voter registration books, 1906-1908
- Cotton County County register of electors, 1916-1920
- Hughes County Voter registration cards, 1916-1918
- Kay County Kaw City voter registration, 1928-1956
- Latimer County County register of electors, 1916
- McClain County Precinct voting registers, 1916-1922
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Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]
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