Place:Major, Oklahoma, United States

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NameMajor
Alt namesMajorsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates36.3°N 98.533°W
Located inOklahoma, United States     (1907 - )
See alsoWoods, Oklahoma, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Major County is a county located in the northwestern part of the U.S. state of Oklahoma. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,527. Its county seat is Fairview. Located in northwestern Oklahoma. Major County is bounded by Woods and Alfalfa counties in the north, Garfield County on the east, Kingfisher, Blaine and Dewey on the south, and Woodward on the west, Major County has 957.87 square miles of land and water. It is drained by the North Canadian and Cimarron rivers and the Eagle Chief, Griever, and Sand creeks.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1894 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1894 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1894 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1907 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1907 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1907 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1907 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1908 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1907 14,307
1910 15,248
1920 12,426
1930 12,206
1940 11,946
1950 10,279
1960 7,808
1970 7,529
1980 8,772
1990 8,055

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External links

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