Clackamas County, Oregon

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Clackamas County'' [[Image:Or-clackamas.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Clackamas County]]  
 
''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Clackamas County'' [[Image:Or-clackamas.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Clackamas County]]  
  
== [http://www.clackamas.us/clerk/ County Courthouse] ==
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Or-clackamas-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Clackamas County Courthouse, 1937]] Clackamas County Office of the County Clerk<br>2051 Kaen Rd, 2nd floor<br>Oregon City, OR 97045<br>  
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[[Image:Or-clackamas-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Clackamas County Courthouse, 1937]] [http://www.clackamas.us/clerk/ http://www.clackamas.us/clerk/]<br>Clackamas County Office of the County Clerk<br>2051 Kaen Rd, 2nd floor<br>Oregon City, OR 97045<br>  
  
 
=== Records held at the Courthouse  ===
 
=== Records held at the Courthouse  ===
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== Quick History ==
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== Quick Facts ==
  
 
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clackamas_County,_Oregon Wikipedia] [[Image:Willamettefishingatfalls.jpg|thumb|right|185px]]  
 
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clackamas_County,_Oregon Wikipedia] [[Image:Willamettefishingatfalls.jpg|thumb|right|185px]]  
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'''22 December 1854:''' [[Multnomah County, Oregon|Multhomah County]] set off. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092 ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
 
'''22 December 1854:''' [[Multnomah County, Oregon|Multhomah County]] set off. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092 ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
  
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== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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===== Cities  =====
 
===== Cities  =====
[[Barlow, Oregon|Barlow]] | [[Canby, Oregon|Canby]] | [[Damascus, Oregon|Damascus]] | [[Estacada, Oregon|Estacada]] | [[Gladstone, Oregon|Gladstone]] | [[Happy Valley, Oregon|Happy Valley]] | [[Johnson City, Oregon|Johnson City]] | [[Lake Oswego, Oregon|Lake Oswego]] | [[Milwaukie, Oregon|Milwaukie]] | [[Molalla, Oregon|Molalla]] | [[Oregon City, Oregon|Oregon City]] | [[Portland, Oregon|Portland]] | [[Rivergrove, Oregon|Rivergrove]] | [[Sandy, Oregon|Sandy]] | [[Tualatin, Oregon|Tualatin]] | [[West Linn, Oregon|West Linn]] | [[Wilsonville, Oregon|Wilsonville]]
 
  
===== Hamlets =====
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[[Barlow, Oregon|Barlow]] | [[Canby, Oregon|Canby]] | [[Damascus, Oregon|Damascus]] | [[Estacada, Oregon|Estacada]] | [[Gladstone, Oregon|Gladstone]] | [[Happy Valley, Oregon|Happy Valley]] | [[Johnson City, Oregon|Johnson City]] | [[Lake Oswego, Oregon|Lake Oswego]] | [[Milwaukie, Oregon|Milwaukie]] | [[Molalla, Oregon|Molalla]] | [[Oregon City, Oregon|Oregon City]] | [[Portland, Oregon|Portland]] | [[Rivergrove, Oregon|Rivergrove]] | [[Sandy, Oregon|Sandy]] | [[Tualatin, Oregon|Tualatin]] | [[West Linn, Oregon|West Linn]] | [[Wilsonville, Oregon|Wilsonville]]  
[[Beavercreek, Oregon|Beavercreek]] | [[Mulino, Oregon|Mulino]] | [[Stafford, Oregon|Stafford]]
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===== Village =====
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===== Hamlets  =====
[[Mount Hood Village, Oregon|Mount Hood Village]]
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===== Communities =====
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[[Beavercreek, Oregon|Beavercreek]] | [[Mulino, Oregon|Mulino]] | [[Stafford, Oregon|Stafford]]
[[Barton, Oregon|Barton]] | [[Boring, Oregon|Boring]] | [[Brightwood, Oregon|Brightwood]] | [[Carver, Oregon|Carver]] | [[Colton, Oregon|Colton]] | [[Cottrell, Oregon|Cottrell]] | [[Eagle Creek, Oregon|Eagle Creek]] | [[Government Camp, Oregon|Government Camp]] | [[Jennings Lodge, Oregon|Jennings Lodge]] | [[Liberal, Oregon|Liberal]] | [[Marmot, Oregon|Marmot]] | [[Marquam, Oregon|Marquam]] | [[Marylhurst, Oregon|Marylhurst]] | [[Oak Grove, Oregon|Oak Grove]] | [[Oatfield, Oregon|Oatfield]] | [[Redland, Oregon|Redland]] | [[Rhododendron, Oregon|Rhododendron]] | [[Riverside, Clackamas County, Oregon|Riverside]] | [[Springwater, Oregon|Springwater]] | [[Wankers Corner, Oregon|Wankers Corner]] | [[Welches, Oregon|Welches]] | [[Wemme, Oregon|Wemme]] | [[Yoder, Oregon|Yoder]] | [[Zigzag, Oregon|Zigzag]]
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[[Mount Hood Village, Oregon|Mount Hood Village]]
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[[Barton, Oregon|Barton]] | [[Boring, Oregon|Boring]] | [[Brightwood, Oregon|Brightwood]] | [[Carver, Oregon|Carver]] | [[Colton, Oregon|Colton]] | [[Cottrell, Oregon|Cottrell]] | [[Eagle Creek, Oregon|Eagle Creek]] | [[Government Camp, Oregon|Government Camp]] | [[Jennings Lodge, Oregon|Jennings Lodge]] | [[Liberal, Oregon|Liberal]] | [[Marmot, Oregon|Marmot]] | [[Marquam, Oregon|Marquam]] | [[Marylhurst, Oregon|Marylhurst]] | [[Oak Grove, Oregon|Oak Grove]] | [[Oatfield, Oregon|Oatfield]] | [[Redland, Oregon|Redland]] | [[Rhododendron, Oregon|Rhododendron]] | [[Riverside, Clackamas County, Oregon|Riverside]] | [[Springwater, Oregon|Springwater]] | [[Wankers Corner, Oregon|Wankers Corner]] | [[Welches, Oregon|Welches]] | [[Wemme, Oregon|Wemme]] | [[Yoder, Oregon|Yoder]] | [[Zigzag, Oregon|Zigzag]]  
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
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*1849&nbsp; Territorial Transcription and Index  
 
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==== Church History and Records<br> ====
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==== Court  ====
 
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Revision as of 08:07, 4 March 2009

United States > Oregon > Clackamas County
File:Or-clackamas.png
showing location of Clackamas County

Contents

County Courthouse

Clackamas County Courthouse, 1937
http://www.clackamas.us/clerk/
Clackamas County Office of the County Clerk
2051 Kaen Rd, 2nd floor
Oregon City, OR 97045

Records held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Willamettefishingatfalls.jpg

Named after the Native Americans living in the area, the Clackamas Indians, part of the Chinookan people.

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

Parent County

5 July 1843: Clackamas county was created from the Oregon Territory. [1]

Boundary Changes

11 January 1854: Wasco County set off. [1]

22 December 1854: Multhomah County set off. [1]


Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Barlow | Canby | Damascus | Estacada | Gladstone | Happy Valley | Johnson City | Lake Oswego | Milwaukie | Molalla | Oregon City | Portland | Rivergrove | Sandy | Tualatin | West Linn | Wilsonville

Hamlets

Beavercreek | Mulino | Stafford

Village

Mount Hood Village

Communities

Barton | Boring | Brightwood | Carver | Colton | Cottrell | Eagle Creek | Government Camp | Jennings Lodge | Liberal | Marmot | Marquam | Marylhurst | Oak Grove | Oatfield | Redland | Rhododendron | Riverside | Springwater | Wankers Corner | Welches | Wemme | Yoder | Zigzag

Neighboring Counties

Hood River | Marion | Multnomah | Wasco | Washington | Yamhill

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1845  Territorial Original, Transcription and Index
  • 1849  Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1850
  • 1854 Original, Transcription and Index
  • 1855 State Original
  • 1856 Transcriptions and Index
  • 1857 State Original and Transcription
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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].