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Established in 1907 at statehood, Creek County is named after the Creek tribe.  The county courthouse, located in Sapulpa "the Heart of Historic Route 66," was built in 1914.  The Atlantic and Pacific Railroad, built in 1886, and the St. Louis and Oklahoma City Railroad, built in 1898, were the main transportation options in Creek County at the beginning of the 20th century.  Railroad history and the history of Bristow, yet another Route 66 stop in Creek County, can be explored at the Bristow Historical Museum, Depot & Town Square.  Visitors to Creek County will also enjoy visits to the Sapulpa Historical Museum, Waite Phillips Filling Station Museum and the Drumright Historical Museum.

In 2000, census records showed 67,367 people living in Creek County.  Countless assets exist for tracing genealogy in Creek County including legal records, cemetery records and a local genealogy society.  Valuable resources for researching genealogy in Creek County are provided below, including a list of existing towns, the county courthouse address, a detailed map of the county and a list of cemeteries located within the county. 

Discover Creek County and trace your family history and ancestry with this list of county-specific genealogy resources.

Creek County Courthouse Information

Detailed Map of Creek County

Existing Towns in Creek County

Ghost Towns in Creek County

Cemeteries in Creek County

Libraries in Creek County

Historic Newspaper Archives of Creek County

Tribal Nations in Creek County

Add'l Genealogy Resources for Creek County

Places to Visit in Creek County

Creek County Courthouse Information

Creek County Courthouse
222 E. Dewey, Suite 200
Sapulpa, OK  74066
Telephone:  (918) 224-4084

Directions:  On E. Dewey Ave. (Rt. 66) between Park and S. Oak.

Records available:  Court Clerk has marriage records from 1907, divorce, probate and civil court records; County Clerk has land records from 1907.

Creek County Website: http://www.creekcountyonline.com/

Detailed Map of Creek County

Search for cemeteries, highways and scenic sites, or examine county and township lines with this detailed map of Creek County.

Existing Towns in Creek County

While researching your family history in Creek County, be sure to visit Sapulpa, the largest town in the county.  The following towns and cities are located in present day Creek County, Oklahoma.

Bristow

Depew

Drumright

Kellyville

Kiefer

Lawrence Creek

Mannford

Mounds

Oilton

Sapulpa

Shamrock

Slick

   

Ghost Towns in Creek County

The following towns and cities either no longer exist in Creek County or are still populated, but significantly less so than in years past.  These towns and cities are commonly referred to as "ghost towns."

Bowden

Edna

Gypsy

Hilton

Markham

Milfay

Newby

Oakhurst

Olive

Pemeta

Silver City

Tabor

Tiger

Tuskegee

  

Cemeteries in Creek County

The following cemeteries are located in present day Creek County, Oklahoma.

Bailey Cemetery

Big Pond Cemetery

Brooks Cemetery

Bucktrot Cemetery

Cahwee/Mutteloke
Cemetery

Drumright North
Cemetery

Drumright South
Durant Cemetery

Fairview Cemetery

Falls Cemetery

Felix Cemetery

Green Hill Memorial
Gardens

Hosey Cemetery

Kelleyville City Cemetery

Little Cussetah Cemetery

Magnolia Cemetery

Mount Harman Cemetery

New Friendship
Cemetery

North Highland Cemetery

Northside Cemetery

Oak Hill
Cemetery 
(Mannford)

Oak Hill Cemetery
(Bristow)

Oakdale Cemetery

Old Sapulpa Cemetery

Oakwood Cemetery

Provens Cemetery

Shamrock Cemetery

South Heights Cemetery

South Side Cemetery

Sub-Station Cemetery

Sunrise Cemetery

Tiger Graveyard

Tuskegee Cemetery

Twin Mounds Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery

   

Libraries in Creek County

 Montford & Allie B Jones Memorial Library
111 W. 7th Ave.
Bristow, OK  74010
Telephone:  (918) 367-6562

Drumright Public Library
104 E. Broadway
Drumright, OK  74030
Telephone:  (918) 352-2228

Kellyville Public Library
230 E. Buffalo
Kellyville, OK  74039
Telephone:  (918) 247-3740

Mannford Public Library
Green Valley Park Rd.
Mannford, OK  74044
Telephone:  (918) 865-2665

 Julia Crowder McClellan Memorial Library
15 W. 14th St.
Mounds, OK  74047
Telephone:  (918) 827-3949

Oilton Public Library
105 W. Main
Oilton, OK  74052
Telephone:  (918) 862-3294

Bartlett-Carnegie Sapulpa Public Library
27 W. Dewey
Sapulpa, OK  74066
Telephone:  (918) 224-5624

Historic Newspaper Archives of Creek County

Daily Derrick

Kiefer Chronicle

Mounds Tri-County News

Sapulpa Herald

Tribal Nations in Creek County

Yuchi (Euchee) Tribe of Indians
2 S. Independence
P.O. Box 10
Sapulpa, OK  74067
Telephone:  (918) 224-3065

Additional Genealogy Resources for Creek County

Creek County on OKGenWeb: Oklahoma Genealogy & History

Sapulpa Historical Society
100 E. Lee
Sapulpa, OK  74066
Telephone:  (918) 224-4871

Bristow Genealogical Society
612 W. 6th
Bristow, OK  74010

Places to Visit in Creek County

While researching your family history in Creek County, be sure to check out the following attractions located in the area.

Bristow Historical Museum, Depot & Town Square

Drumright Historical Museum

Sapulpa Historical Museum

Sugar Plum Antiques

Waite Phillips Filling Station Museum