Visit the National Archives to browse the 1940 Census records. The records are browseable by enumeration districts. The library's databases, Heritage Quest, is not yet searchable by name. Ancestry is searchable by name for Delaware, District of Columbia, and Nevada.
Stillwater Public Library's Genealogy Collection
HeritageQuest OnlineYou will need your library card number to use HeritageQuest at home.
In Library / At Home
Ancestry.com-Library EditionAncestry.com can only be used in the library.
Payne County ResourcesIndex to Obituaries in the Stillwater NewsPress 1944-1999. This is a work in progress-check periodically for new additions.
Payne County Genealogical Society
Payne County Court House
My Oklahoma Genealogy-Payne County
Oklahoma GenWeb-Payne County
Payne County Cemeteries-records are incomplete
Oklahoma ResourcesOklahoma Historical Society
Oklahoma Genealogical Society
My Oklahoma Genealogy
Oklahoma Vital Statistics-how to obtain Oklahoma birth and death certificates
Land Run Records
Oklahoma Newspapers from the OK Historical Society
Comprehensive ResourcesFamily Search-resources of The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-day Saints
Cyndi's List-an extensive list of genealogy websites
RootsWeb-an Ancestry.com community
The USGenWeb Project-free web research for every county and state in the US
Olive Tree Genealogy-more website links
Linkpendium-one of our genealogy volunteer's favorite sites.
Specialized ResourcesSocial Security Death Index (SSDI)-located on RootsWeb
Coats of Arms Gallery-most comprehensive coats of arms search
Ellis Island-history and passenger lists
Native American Rolls