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''{{breadcrumb| link1=[[United StatesGenealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] | link2= [[Oklahoma, United States Genealogy|Oklahoma]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Harmon County''''' {{Infobox U.S. County| county = Harmon County| county_map = Ok-harmon.png| state link3= Oklahoma| state_map link4= OK-map.png| latd = 39.99| longd = 91.19| founded title link5= [[Oklahoma County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]| founded year = 1909| founded date = June 2| seat = Hollis| building image = OklahomaHarmonCourthouse.jpg| building image cap = | building address = [http://www.courtreference.com/Harmon-County-, Oklahoma-Courts.htm Genealogy|Harmon County Courthouse]<br>County Courthouse<br>114 W. Hollis<br>Hollis, Oklahoma 73550<br> Phone: 580.688-3658]}} Harmon 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.  
Guide to '''Harmon County, Oklahoma ancestry, genealogy and family history''', birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records. {| style="width:18%; float:right"|-|<center>{{Click|Imageimage:OK_ORP.png|Oklahoma_Online_Genealogy_Records}}</center>|-|<center>{{Infobox U.S. County 2016 |organized= June 2, 1909|county seat= Hollis|parent county= [[Greer County, Oklahoma Genealogy|Greer]]<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Oklahoma. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>|variant spellings=|county1= [[Beckham County, Oklahoma Genealogy|Beckham]]|county2= [[Childress County, Texas Genealogy|Childress (TX)]]|county3= [[Collingsworth County, Texas Genealogy|Collingsworth (TX)]]|county4= [[Greer County, Oklahoma Online Genealogy Records|Greer]]|county5= [[Hardeman County, Texas Genealogy|Hardeman (TX)]]|county6= [[Jackson County, Oklahoma Genealogy|Jackson]]</br><center>[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Maps and Gazetteers|See County Maps]]</center>|county7=|county8=|county9=|county10=|county courthouse= [[Image:OklahomaHarmonCourthouse.jpg|245x245px]]|county location in state= [[Image: Ok-harmon.png|185x185px]]|adoption=}} |}</center><div style="width:17%; float:left; margin-right:4em; padding:0px">__TOC__</div>
== County Information ==
=== Description ===Founded in 1909. The new county was named in honor of Judson Harmon , who was Governor of Ohio at the time. The County Seat is Hollis.<ref>http://genealogytrails.com/oka/greer/ accessed 09/29/2016</ref> === County, Oklahoma Record Dates Courthouse ==={{OK Courthouse Intro|Harmon}}
'''Harmon County Courthouse'''<br>County Courthouse<br>114 W. Hollis<br>Hollis, Oklahoma 73550<br> Phone: 580.688-3658<br>[https://okcountyrecords.com/search/harmon Harmon County Website]<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Oklahoma. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
=== Harmon County, Oklahoma Record Dates ==={{OK Record Dates Intro|Harmon}}{| width="60%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"|-| bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="7" | <center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''</center>
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| width="10014.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan| '''[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Birth|Birth*]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="6#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Marriage|Marriage]]'''<| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Death|Death*]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center>" | '''Beginning Dates for Major [[Harmon County , Oklahoma Genealogy#Court Records|Court]]'''</| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Land and Property Records|Land]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Probate Records|Probate]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center>" | '''[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Census Records|Census]]'''
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| width="1614.62%" bgcoloralign="center" |1909| width="#e4d8e514.2%" align="center" | '''[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Vital_Records|Birth]]'''1909| width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Marriage|Marriage]]'''| width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Vital_Records|Death]]'''| width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Census|Census]]'''1909| width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | [[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Land|'''Land''']]1909| width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Harmon County, Oklahoma Genealogy#Probate|Probate]]'''1910
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== County Courthouse =Record Loss ==={||-|There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
[http://www.courtreference.com/Harmon-County-Oklahoma-Courts.htm Harmon County Courthouse]<br> County Courthouse; <br>114 W Hollis; <br>Hollis, OK 73550<br> Phone: 580.688-3658<br><br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Harmon County, Oklahoma. Page 559 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
== History = Boundary Changes ==={{OK Boundary Changes Intro|Harmon}}{|==== Parent County ====|-|*'''1909--'''Harmon County was created 2 June 1909 from [[Greer County, Oklahoma Genealogy|Greer]] County. Many records from the area registered prior to this date can be found in Greer County.<br>*'''County seat: '''Hollis <refname="HBG">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UTUtah:Everton PublishersPub., 2002), Oklahoma.</ref> {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=== Description ==== Founded in 1909. The new county was named in honor of Judson Harmon, who was Governor of Ohio at the timeFHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}. The County Seat is Hollis.</ref>http://genealogytrails.com/oka/greer/ accessed 09/29/2016</refbr==== Boundary Changes ====
*[http://www.mapofus.org/oklahoma/ Interactive Formation Boundary Map of Oklahoma] - shows boundary changes for Oklahoma Counties
*[http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/OK_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm Oklahoma Historical Boundary Changes] - list of all boundary changes by county provided by [https://www.newberry.org/ Newberry Library]
Prior to 1909, Harmon County was a part of Greer County, Texas. Not until this year did a Supreme Court decision officially declare the area part of Oklahoma. As such, some records prior to this date may be found in Texas registers.
==== Record Loss ====There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.|}
== = Populated Places/Localities ==={{OK Populated Places Intro|Harmon}}The following are locations in Harmon County, Oklahoma:<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Harmon County, Oklahoma," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harmon_County,_Oklahoma, accessed 6 August 2016.</ref>
{| width="60%"|-| valign="top" width== Populated Places <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Harmon County, Oklahoma,20%" in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harmon_County,_Oklahoma, accessed 6 August 2016.</ref> ====|*Arnett*Gould| valign="top" width="20%"|*Hollis (county seat)*McQueen| valign="top" width="20%"|*Vinson|}
==== Neighboring Counties =History Timeline ==={{OK Historical Timeline Intro|Harmon}}
*[[Beckham County, Oklahoma Genealogy|Beckham]] *[[Childress County, Texas Genealogy|Childress County, Texas]] *[[Collingsworth County, Texas Genealogy|Collingsworth County, Texas]] *[[Greer County, Oklahoma Genealogy|Greer]] *[[Hardeman County, Texas Genealogy|Hardeman County, Texas]] == Resources ==*[[Jackson County, Oklahoma Genealogy{{OK Resources Intro|Jackson]]Harmon}}
== Resources == ====American IndiansBible Records ===='''''Census'''''*'''1851 - 1959''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8810 Oklahoma and Indian Territory, Indian Censuses and Rolls, 1851-1959] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] — index and images ($)*'''1895 - 1914''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2976 U.S., Native American Citizens and Freedmen of Five Civilized Tribes, 1895-1914] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] — index and images ($)*'''1898 - 1914''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60543 Oklahoma and Indian Territory, Dawes Census Cards for Five Civilized Tribes, 1898-1914] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] — index and images ($)*[http://www.okhistory.org/research/dawes Dawes Final Rolls] - Oklahoma Historical Society{{OK Bible Intro|Harmon}}
'''''Land and Property'''''*'''1884 - 1934''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3999 Oklahoma and Indian Territory, Land Allotment Jackets for Five Civilized Tribes, 1884-1934] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] — index and images ($) *'''1889''' [http://www.okhistory.org/research/plat1889 Oklahoma County Plats 1889] - Oklahoma Historical Society== Biographies ===*'''1899 - 1907''' {{RecordSearch|1390101OK Biographies Intro|Oklahoma Applications for Allotment, Five Civilized Tribes, 1899-1907Harmon}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images*For more information see [[Indians of Oklahoma]]
==== Cemeteries =Business, Commerce, and Occupations ==='''Cemetery indexes and transcriptions'''{{OK Business Records Intro|Harmon}}
*[http://freepages.books.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~coaly/harmondirectory.html GenWeb transcription index] *[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&amp;CScn=&amp;CScntry=4&amp;CSstCemeteries ==38&amp;CScnty=2156; Find-a-Grave index] <br>{{OK Cemeteries Intro|Harmon}}
{| width="70%" cellspacing="1" cellpaddingstyle ="1" border="1"|-| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''| :1px solid black; width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''|-| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=38&GScnty=2156&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|461983|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=38&CScnty=2156 Findagrave.com]|-| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://freepages.books.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~coaly/harmondirectory.html OKGenWeb]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su70%3Acemetery+Harmon+Oklahoma&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Oklahoma&county=Harmon&cemetery_name=a# Billion Graves]|-| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/ok/harmon/cemeterylinks.html USGenWeb Archives]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" || bgcolor="#F0F0F0; " |
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| bgcolorcolspan="#F0F0F02" | [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/oklahoma/harmon.html Tombstone Project]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0E0E0E0" || bgcolorstyle="#F0F0F0border:1px solid black" |<center>'''Cemeteries of Harmon County, Oklahoma''' online and in print</center>
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''</center>| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" valign="top" style="border:1px solid black" | * [http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=38&GScnty=2156&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]* [http://freepages.books.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~coaly/harmondirectory.html OKGenWeb]* [http://www.usgwarchives.net/ok/harmon/cemeterylinks.html USGenWeb Archives]* [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/oklahoma/harmon.html Tombstone Project]* [http://oklahomagravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=29 Oklahoma Gravestones]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |* [http://www.okcemeteries.net/harmon/harmon.htm Oklahoma Cemeteries]| bgcolor="* [https://billiongraves.com/pages/search/#F0F0F0" |Billion Graves]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#F0F0F0E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print''' ([[http:The Value of Cemetery Records in Print |Often more complete]])<//www.okcemeteries.net/harmon/harmon.htm Oklahoma Cemeteries]center>| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" style="border:1px solid black" valign="top" |* {{FHL| bgcolor461983|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}* [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Harmon+Oklahoma&qt=advanced&dblist="#F0F0F0" |638 WorldCat]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" |<center>'''List of Cemeteries in the County'''</center>| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" style="border:1px solid black" valign="top" | * [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=38&CScnty=2156 Findagrave.com]* [https://billiongraves.com/pages/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Oklahoma&county=Harmon&cemetery_name=a# Billion Graves]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" || bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#F0F0F0E0E0E0" colspanstyle="3border:1px solid black" | <center>See '''[[Oklahoma Cemeteries|Oklahoma Cemeteries]] ''' for more information.</center>
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'''Funeral Home recordsCemetery indexes and transcriptions'''*[http://freepages.books.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~coaly/harmondirectory.html GenWeb transcription index]*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&amp;CScn=&amp;CScntry=4&amp;CSst=38&amp;CScnty=2156; Find-a-Grave index] <br>
*[http://freepages.history.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~swokla/harmon/pettyfuneral1a.html Petty Funeral Home, 1926-1937]=== Census Records ===*[http://freepages.history.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~swokla/harmon/spoonrfuneral2.html Spooner Funeral Home, 1926-1938]{{OK Census Intro|Harmon}}
==== Census ====
{{Historical populations
|type = USA
|heading = Census
|footnote = Source: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harmon_County,_Oklahoma#Demographics "Wikipedia.org".]
|1910 |11328
|1920 |11261
|1950 |8079
|1960 |5853
|1970 |5136 |1980 |4519 |1990 |3793
|2000 |3283
|2010 |2922
{{Census|Oklahoma}}
===== '''''Federal Census Records''''' Federal Censuses were taken for Oklahoma starting in 1860. For links to Federal census indexes, see [[Oklahoma Census]]. '''''State Census Records ====='''''<br> 
*1890 [http://www.okhistory.org/research/1890 Oklahoma Territorial Census 1890] - Oklahoma Historical Societ
*1890 and 1907 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8925 Oklahoma Territorial Census, 1890 and 1907] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] — index and image ($) === Church Records ==={{OK Church Intro|Harmon}} === Federal Census Court Records ==={{OK Court Intro|Harmon}} === Directories ==={{OK Directories Intro|Harmon}} === Emigration and Immigration ==={{OK Emigration Intro|Harmon}} === Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups ==={{OK Ethnic Groups Intro|Harmon}} ==== American Indians ====Federal {{OK American Indians Intro|Harmon}} '''''Census'''''*'''1851 - 1959''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8810 Oklahoma and Indian Territory, Indian Censuses were taken for Oklahoma starting in 1860and Rolls, 1851-1959] at [http://ancestry.com Ancestry] — index and images ($)*'''1895 - 1914''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2976 U.S. For links to Federal census indexes, see Native American Citizens and Freedmen of Five Civilized Tribes, 1895-1914] at [http://ancestry.com Ancestry] — index and images ($)*'''1898 - 1914''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60543 Oklahoma and Indian Territory, Dawes CensusCards for Five Civilized Tribes, 1898-1914]at [http://ancestry.com Ancestry]— index and images ($)*[http://www.okhistory.org/research/dawes Dawes Final Rolls] - Oklahoma Historical Society
'''''Land and Property'''''*'''1884 - 1934''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid==== Church ====3999 Oklahoma and Indian Territory, Land Allotment Jackets for Five Civilized Tribes, 1884-1934] at [http://ancestry.com Ancestry] — index and images ($)*'''1889''' [http://www.okhistory.org/research/plat1889 Oklahoma County Plats 1889] - Oklahoma Historical Society*'''1899 - 1907''' {{RecordSearch|1390101|Oklahoma Applications for Allotment, Five Civilized Tribes, 1899-1907}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images*For more information see [[Indians of Oklahoma]]
=== Funeral Homes ==={{OK Church Funeral Homes Intro|Harmon}}*[http://freepages.history.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~swokla/harmon/pettyfuneral1a.html Petty Funeral Home, 1926-1937]*[http://freepages.history.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~swokla/harmon/spoonrfuneral2.html Spooner Funeral Home, 1926-1938]
==== Court Genealogies ===={{OK Genealogies Intro|Harmon}}
==== Land =Guardianship ==={{OK Guardianship Intro|Harmon}}
=== Land and Property Records ==={{OK Land Intro|Harmon}}
Land records from 1909 are available in the County Courthouse and in the local County History Museum, both in Hollis.
*[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/search/ Land Patent Search] - index to federal patents and homesteads on the [http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/default.aspx Bureau of Land Management] website, some images available
*'''1796 - 1907''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1246 U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] - index, info taken from Bureau of Land Management website<br>*'''1861 - 1936''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60593 U.S. Homestead Records 1861-1936] at [http://searchhome.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] - ($), index and images
*1889 [http://www.okhistory.org/research/plat1889 Oklahoma County Plats, 1889] - Oklahoma Historical Society
*[http://www.okhistory.org/research/elreno El Reno Homesteader Filings] - Oklahoma Historical Society
For more information see [[Oklahoma Land and Property]]
==== Local Histories ===={{OK Histories Intro|Harmon}}
{{OK History Intro}}
*Belle, Dean. ''Planning the Route, Harmon County, Oklahoma History'' (Harmon County Historical Association, 1980).
*Carter, Edith. ''Planning Route 2, Harmon County, Oklahoma History&nbsp;''(Altus Printing Company, 1987).
==== Maps =and Gazetteers ==={{OK Maps Intro|Harmon}} 
*[http://www.mapofus.org/oklahoma/ Interactive Formation Boundary Map of Oklahoma] - shows boundary changes for Oklahoma Counties
*[http://www.okgenweb.org/okprojects/ Maps n More] - county and township maps.
*[http://americancivilwar.com/statepic/oklahoma.html Oklahoma Civil War Map of Battles]
*[http://www.okgenweb.org/okprojects/harmon/harmon-towns-matrix.htm List of towns in Harmon over time with a link to a map for most of them][[Image:Okharmon.jpg|350px|Okharmon.jpg]]  === Migration ==={{OK Migration Intro|Harmon}}
*[http://www.okgenweb.org/okprojects/harmon/harmon-towns-matrix.htm List of towns in === Military Records ==={{OK Military Intro|Harmon over time with a link to a map for most of them]}} ==== Revolutionary War ===={{OK Revolutionary War Intro|Harmon}}
==== Military ========= Revolutionary War =====*'''1775 - 1783''' - {{RecordSearch|2546162|United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] - images only<br>
*''For more nationwide Revolutionary War databases, see [[United_States_Military_Online_Genealogy_Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]].''
===== Civil War ====={{OK Civil War Intro|Harmon}} *[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9236 Oklahoma, Confederate Pension Index, 1915-1955] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] — index (free)
*''For more nationwide Civil War databases, see [[United_States_Military_Online_Genealogy_Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]].''
 ===== WWI =World War I ===={{OK World War I Intro|Harmon}} 
*''For more nationwide World War I databases, see [[United_States_Military_Online_Genealogy_Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]].''
 ===== WWII =World War II ===={{OK World War II Intro|Harmon}} 
*[http://www.okhistory.org/research/mildeaths Oklahoma Military Deaths] - Oklahoma Historical Society
*''For more nationwide World War II databases, see [[United_States_Military_Online_Genealogy_Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]].''
=== Naturalization and Citizenship ==={{OK Naturalization Intro|Harmon}} === Newspapers ===={{OK Newspapers Intro|Harmon}} 
''Oklahoma Newspapers Online''
*[http://www.genealogybank.com/explore/newspapers/all/usa/oklahoma GenealogyBank] - ($), contains images of Oklahoma newspapers
*[http://nhs.mlasolutions.com/oasis/catalog/(S(zbsz4355ibqf0u45unq01wrq))/Default.aspx?installation=OklahomaHistorical Oklahoma State Historical Society] - catalog of known Oklahoma newspapers; lists repositories that have the newspapers
*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/search/titles/ U.S. Newspaper Directory, 1690-Present] on Chronicling America - contains a list of all known newspapers and the dates they cover; once you locate a newspaper name, contact the local library to see if they have copies of the newspaper
{{OK Newspaper abstracts|Harmon}}
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ok/harmon/newspapers/harmnews.txt See list of local papers]
Microfilms of many editions of these historical newspapers are available at the Harmon County Library in Hollis.
=== Obituaries ==={{OK Obituaries Intro|Harmon}} === Other Records ==={{OK Other Records Intro|Harmon}} === Periodicals ==={{OK Periodicals Intro|Harmon}} === Probate =Records ==={{OK Probate Intro|Harmon}} '''Online Records'''*'''1801 – 2008''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9077 Oklahoma Wills and Probate Records 1801-2008] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images '''$'''
*'''1887 – 2008''' [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2063710 Oklahoma Probate Records 1887-2008] at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — images<br>
====School Records===={{OK Schools Intro|Harmon}} *'''1895 - 1936''' {{RecordSearch|1926701|Oklahoma, School Records, 1895-1936}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
==== Taxation =Tax Records ==={{OK Tax Intro|Harmon}}
{{OK Tax Intro}} records from 1909 can be found at the County Courthouse in Hollis, though the local historical society stores many of these log books in the County History museum. Just ask to see them if you wish.
Tax records from 1909 can be found at the County Courthouse in Hollis, though the local historical society stores many of these log books in the County History museum. Just ask to see them if you wish. === Vital Records ==={{OK Vital Intro|Harmon}}
==== Vital Records ====The County Courthouse has birth, marriage, and death records from 1909.
The County Courthouse has birth, marriage, and death records from 1909. ==== Birth ===={{OK Vital Records - Birth Intro|Harmon}}
=====Births=====
''Online Birth Records Indexes and Images''
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~okgs/early_ok_birth_records.htm Early Oklahoma Birth Records]  ==== Marriage ===={{OK Vital Records - Marriage Intro|Harmon}}
=====Marriage=====
''Online Marriage Records Indexes and Images''
*'''1841 - 1927''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9026 Oklahoma and Indian Territory, Marriage, Citizenship and Census Records, 1841-1927] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($)*'''1852 - 1948''' - {{RecordSearch|2534474|Oklahoma, Church Marriages, 1852-1948}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index*'''1870 - 1930''' - {{RecordSearch|1681007|Oklahoma Marriages, 1870-1930}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] Index only. *'''1870 - 1930''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60105 Oklahoma, Select Marriages, 1870-1930] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] — index ($)
*'''1870 - 1930''' - [http://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-30202/oklahoma-marriages-1870-1930?s=218489221 Oklahoma, Marriages, 1870-1930] at [http://myheritage.com My Heritage] index ($)
*'''1889 - 1951''' - [http://www.okhistory.org/research/marriagerec Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, Marriage Index, 1889-1951]
*'''1890 - 1995''' - {{RecordSearch|1709399|Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] Index and images*[http://www.okgenweb.org/~marriage/ OKGenWeb Oklahoma Marriages]
*'''1891 - 1959''' - [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1709399 FamilySearch - Oklahoma County Marriages, 1891-1959]
=====Deaths=Death ===={{OK Vital Records - Death Intro|Harmon}} 
''Online Death Records Indexes and Images''
*[http://www.okhistory.org/research/obits.php Obituaries Listed in the Oklahoman] - Oklahoma Historical Society — index only
* {{RecordSearch|1202535|United States Social Security Death Index}}
*'''1935 - 2014''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693 U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($)*'''1936 - 2007''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60901 U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry], incomplete ($} ==== Divorce ===={{OK Vital Records - Divorce Intro|Harmon}}
=====Divorces=====
''Online Divorce Records Indexes and Images''
*'''1923 - 1942''' - [http://www.okhistory.org/research/divorce Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, Divorce Index, 1923-1942]
== Societies and Libraries Research Facilities == '''{{OK Research Facilities Intro|Harmon County Genealogical Society'''<br>102 W. Broadway Str.<br>Hollis, OK 73550<br>Telephone: 580-688-9545 <br>Fax: 580-688-2622<br>E-mail:[mailto:harcomuseum@pldi.net harcomuseum@pldi.net]<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~okhcgs/?cj=1&sid=RootsWeb&netid=cj&o_xid=0007727563&o_lid=0007727563&o_sch=Affiliate+External Website]<br><br> '''Southwest Oklahoma Genealogical Society'''<br>PO Box 148<br>Lawton, OK 73502<br>[http://www.sirinet.net/~lgarris/swogs/ Website]<br><br>}}
=== Archives ===
{{OK Archives Intro|Harmon}}
=== Family History Centers ===
{{Family History Centers Intro}}
=== Libraries ===
{{OK Libraries Intro|Harmon}}
'''Hollis Public Library'''<br>W. Broadway and 2nd Street<br>Hollis,OK 73550 <br>Telephone: 580-688-2744 <br>Fax: 580-688-9736 <br>Toll free: 888-554-5358 <br>E-mail:[mailto:hpl@spls.lib.ok.us hpl@spls.lib.ok.us]<br><br>
=== Museums ==='''Hollis Public Library'''<br>W. Broadway and 2nd Street<br>Hollis,{{OK 73550 <br>Telephone: 580-688-2744 <br>Fax: 580-688-9736 <br>Toll free: 888-554-5358 <br>E-mail:[mailto:hpl@spls.lib.ok.us hpl@spls.lib.ok.us]<br><br>Museums Intro|Harmon}}
'''Harmon County Courthouse'''<br>114 N. First<br>Hollis, Oklahoma 73550<br>Telephone: 580-688-3617<br><br>
== Societies ==
{{OK Societies Intro|Harmon}}
'''Harmon County Genealogical Society'''<br>102 W. Broadway Str.<br>Hollis, OK 73550<br>Telephone: 580-688-9545 <br>Fax: 580-688-2622<br>E-mail:[mailto:harcomuseum@pldi.net harcomuseum@pldi.net]<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~okhcgs/?cj=1&sid=RootsWeb&netid=cj&o_xid=0007727563&o_lid=0007727563&o_sch=Affiliate+External Website]<br><br>
=== Family History Centers ==={{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}'''Southwest Oklahoma Genealogical Society'''<br>PO Box 148<br>Lawton, OK 73502<br>[http://www.sirinet.net/~lgarris/swogs/ Website]<br><br>
== Websites =={{OK Websites Intro|Harmon}}
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~okharmon/harmon.htm USGenWeb project] *[http://digital.library.okstate.edu/encyclopedia/entries/H/HA026.html Harmon County entry in Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture] *{{FHLPlace IDNum|194201|Oklahoma%2C+|Harmon|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}- The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use [https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records] to search for specific individuals in genealogical records
== References Research Guides =={{OK Research Guides Intro|Harmon}}
{{Oklahoma|Oklahoma}} == References ==<references />
<references /> {{Oklahoma|Oklahoma}}[[Category:Harmon_County,_Oklahoma]]
[[Category:Harmon_County,_OklahomaOklahoma_Counties]]
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