Clackamas County, Oregon Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Clackamas County'' [[Image:Or-clackamas.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Clackamas County]]  
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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Clackamas County'' [[Image:Or-clackamas.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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=== County Courthouse  ===
  
[[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>  
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[[Image:Or-clackamas-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px]] [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  ===
 
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== Quick Facts  ==
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[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]]  
  
Named after the [[Indians_of_North_America|Native Americans]] living in the area, the [[Clackamas Indians|Clackamas Indians]], part of the Chinookan people.  
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Named after the [[Indians of North America|Native Americans]] living in the area, the [[Clackamas Indians|Clackamas Indians]], part of the Chinookan people.  
  
 
[[Trivia Tidbits, Clackamas County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
 
[[Trivia Tidbits, Clackamas County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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'''11 January 1854:''' [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco 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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'''11 January 1854:''' [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco County]] set off.
  
'''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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'''22 December 1854:''' [[Multnomah County, Oregon|Multhomah County]] set off.  
 
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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, Clackamas County, Oregon|Portland]] | [[Rivergrove, Oregon|Rivergrove]] | [[Sandy, Oregon|Sandy]] | [[Tualatin, Oregon|Tualatin]] | [[West Linn, Oregon|West Linn]] | [[Wilsonville, Oregon|Wilsonville]]
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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, Clackamas County, Oregon|Portland]] | [[Rivergrove, Oregon|Rivergrove]] | [[Sandy, Oregon|Sandy]] | [[Tualatin, Oregon|Tualatin]] | [[West Linn, Oregon|West Linn]] | [[Wilsonville, Oregon|Wilsonville]]  
  
 
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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]]
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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]]  
  
 
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*1845&nbsp; Territorial Original, Transcription and Index  
 
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== Societies and Libraries ==
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==
  
*[http://orgenweb.org/clackamas/ The Clackamas County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
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*[http://orgenweb.org/clackamas/ The Clackamas County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Clackamas/ Linkpendium]]
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/clackamas/clackamastoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Clackamas County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/clackamas/clackamastoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Clackamas County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/clackamas/clackamastoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Clackamas County (backup site)  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/clackamas/clackamastoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Clackamas County (backup site)  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207069&subject_disp=Oregon%2C+Clackamas&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Clackamas County
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207069 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Clackamas County
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 19:25, 21 June 2010

United States > Oregon > Clackamas County

Contents

County Courthouse

Or-clackamas-ch.jpg
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.

22 December 1854: Multhomah County set off.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

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

Hamlets
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Beavercreek | Mulino | Stafford

Village
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Mount Hood Village

Communities
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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 Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

References

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