Source Information

Vieyra, Kimberly. Payne County, Oklahoma Census, 1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 1999.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth United States Census of Oklahoma. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1920.

About Payne County, Oklahoma Census, 1920

Located in central Oklahoma, about forty miles north of Oklahoma City, Payne County was created in 1890 from the Cherokee Outlet. This database is a collection of federal census records from the county in 1920 and includes the names of nearly 18,000 residents. In addition to providing the individual's name, it contains information regarding race, sex, age, birthplace, and township of residence. In most entries, parent's birthplaces are also included. For researchers of central Oklahoma ancestors, this can be an informative and helpful collection.