Benton County, Oregon Genealogy

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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Benton County'' [[Image:Or-benton.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Benton County]]  
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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Benton County'' [[Image:Or-benton.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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=== County Courthouse  ===
  
[[Image:Or-benton-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Benton County Courthouse, 1889]] [http://www.co.benton.or.us/ http://www.co.benton.or.us/] <br>Benton Plaza Building<br>408 SW Monroe Ave<br>Suite 111, Mezzanine Level<br>Corvallis, OR 97339-3020  
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[[Image:Or-benton-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px]] [http://www.co.benton.or.us/ http://www.co.benton.or.us/] <br>Benton Plaza Building<br>408 SW Monroe Ave<br>Suite 111, Mezzanine Level<br>Corvallis, OR 97339-3020  
  
 
=== Records held at County Courthouse  ===
 
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== Quick Facts  ==
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=== Quick Facts  ===
 
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{{Wikipedia|Benton County, Oregon}}
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benton_County,_Oregon Wikipedia] [[Image:Benton-thomashart.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Thomas Hart Benton, U.S. Senator]]  
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benton_County,_Oregon Wikipedia] [[Image:Benton-thomashart.jpg|thumb|right|185px]]  
  
 
Named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Hart_Benton_(senator) Thomas Hart Benton], U.S. Senator from Missouri, who advocated U.S. control over [[Oregon Country|Oregon Country]].  
 
Named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Hart_Benton_(senator) Thomas Hart Benton], U.S. Senator from Missouri, who advocated U.S. control over [[Oregon Country|Oregon Country]].  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''23 December 1847:''' from [[Polk County, Oregon|Polk]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
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'''23 December 1847:''' from [[Polk County, Oregon|Polk]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
'''20 February 1893:''' [[Lincoln County, Oregon|Lincoln]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
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'''20 February 1893:''' [[Lincoln County, Oregon|Lincoln]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
  
'''28 January 1851:''' [[Umpqua County, Oregon|Umpqua County]]. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
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'''28 January 1851:''' [[Umpqua County, Oregon|Umpqua County]]. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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[[Alder, Oregon|Alder]] | [[Alpine, Oregon|Alpine]] | [[Alsea, Oregon|Alsea]] | [[Bellfountain, Oregon|Bellfountain]] | [[Blodgett, Oregon|Blodgett]] | [[Dawson, Oregon|Dawson]] | [[Flynn, Oregon|Flynn]] | [[Glenbrook, Oregon|Glenbrook]] | [[Greenberry, Oregon|Greenberry]] | [[Hoskins, Oregon|Hoskins]] | [[Kings Valley, Oregon|Kings Valley]] | [[Lewisburg, Oregon|Lewisburg]] | [[Noon, Oregon|Noon]] | [[Summit, Oregon|Summit]] | [[Wren, Oregon|Wren]]
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[[Alder, Oregon|Alder]] | [[Alpine, Oregon|Alpine]] | [[Alsea, Oregon|Alsea]] | [[Bellfountain, Oregon|Bellfountain]] | [[Blodgett, Oregon|Blodgett]] | [[Dawson, Oregon|Dawson]] | [[Flynn, Oregon|Flynn]] | [[Glenbrook, Oregon|Glenbrook]] | [[Greenberry, Oregon|Greenberry]] | [[Hoskins, Oregon|Hoskins]] | [[Kings Valley, Oregon|Kings Valley]] | [[Lewisburg, Oregon|Lewisburg]] | [[Noon, Oregon|Noon]] | [[Summit, Oregon|Summit]] | [[Wren, Oregon|Wren]]  
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
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== Resources  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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== Societies and Libraries ==
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orbenton/ The Benton County GenWeb Project], an member of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orbenton/ The Benton County GenWeb Project], an member of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Benton/ Linkpendium]]
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/benton/bentontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Benton County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/benton/bentontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Benton County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/benton/bentontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Benton County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/benton/bentontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Benton County  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207066&subject_disp=Oregon%2C+Benton&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Benton County
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207066 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Benton County
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 19:28, 21 June 2010

United States > Oregon > Benton County

Contents

County Courthouse

Or-benton-ch.jpg
http://www.co.benton.or.us/
Benton Plaza Building
408 SW Monroe Ave
Suite 111, Mezzanine Level
Corvallis, OR 97339-3020

Records held at County Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Benton County, Oregon
Wikipedia
Benton-thomashart.jpg

Named after Thomas Hart Benton, U.S. Senator from Missouri, who advocated U.S. control over Oregon Country.

Trivia Tidbits: Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.

Parent County

23 December 1847: from Polk County. [1]

Boundary Changes

20 February 1893: Lincoln County. [1]

28 January 1851: Umpqua County. [1]

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
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Adair Village | Albany | Corvallis | Monroe | Philomath

Communities
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Alder | Alpine | Alsea | Bellfountain | Blodgett | Dawson | Flynn | Glenbrook | Greenberry | Hoskins | Kings Valley | Lewisburg | Noon | Summit | Wren

Neighboring Counties

Lane | Lincoln | Linn | Polk

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1850
  • 1853 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1854 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court

Gazetteers

History

= Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].