Clatsop County, Oregon

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Clatsop County'' [[Image:Or-clatsop.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Clatsop County]]  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon|Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Clatsop County''
  
== [http://www.co.clatsop.or.us/contact.asp County Courthouse]  ==
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[[Image:Or-clatsop-ch.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Clatsop County Courthouse]] 820 Exchange Street<br>Astoria, OR 97103  
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=== County Courthouse  ===
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[http://courts.oregon.gov/Clatsop/ Clatsop County Courthouse]<br>749 Commercial Street<br>PO Box 178; <br>Astoria, OR 97103<br>Phone: 503.325.8605&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1860, <br>divorce and court records from 1875 and probate records from 1880. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Clatsop County, Oregon page 572, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
 
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== History ==
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=== Quick Facts ===
  
*Named for the Clatsop tribe of [[Portal:Indians of North America|Native Americans.]]  
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{{Wikipedia|Clatsop County, Oregon}}
*[[Trivia Tidbits, Clatsop County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.
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Named for the Clatsop tribe of [[Indians of North America|Native Americans]].
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[[Trivia Tidbits, Clatsop County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*Clatsop county was created 22 June 1844 from [[Twality County, Oregon|Twality County]] now [[Washington County, Oregon|Washington County]].<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''22 June 1844:''' Clatsop county was created&nbsp; from [[Twality County, Oregon|Twality County]] now [[Washington County, Oregon|Washington County]]. <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>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
*Part was taken off to create [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook County]] 15 December 1853.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''15 December 1853:''' Part was taken off to create [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook County]]. <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  ==
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[[Astoria, Oregon|Astoria]] | [[Cannon Beach, Oregon|Cannon Beach]] | [[Gearhart, Oregon|Gearhart]] | [[Seaside, Oregon|Seaside]] | [[Warrenton, Oregon|Warrenton]]
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*Seaside
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===== Communities  =====
  
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*Brownsmead
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*Jewell
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[[Brownsmead, Oregon|Brownsmead]] | [[Jewell, Oregon|Jewell]] | [[Knappa, Oregon|Knappa]] | [[Sunset Beach, Oregon|Sunset Beach]] | [[Svensen, Oregon|Svensen]] | [[Wauna, Oregon|Wauna]] | [[Westport, Oregon|Westport]]
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===== Defunct Post Offices  =====
*Svensen
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*Wauna
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[[Albert, Oregon|Albert]] |
*Westport
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=== Neighboring counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring counties  ===
  
 
[[Columbia County, Oregon|Columbia]] | [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook]] | [[Washington County, Oregon|Washington]] | '''Washington '''counties: [[Pacific County, Washington|Pacific]] | [[Wahkiakum County, Washington|Wahkiakum]]  
 
[[Columbia County, Oregon|Columbia]] | [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook]] | [[Washington County, Oregon|Washington]] | '''Washington '''counties: [[Pacific County, Washington|Pacific]] | [[Wahkiakum County, Washington|Wahkiakum]]  
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==== Trivia Tidbits ====
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Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. [[Clatsop County, Oregon Trivia Tidbits|&gt; Trivia Tidbits]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Census  ====
 
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==== Church  ====
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*1845 Transcription and Index
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*1849 Transcription and Index
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==== Land ====
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==== Probate ====
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==== Taxation ====
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==== Vital Records ====
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=== Rivers and Waterways ===
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Details about the rivers and waterways where farms and settlements are often found along them. [[Clatsop County, Oregon Rivers and Waterways|&gt;&gt; Rivers and Waterways]]
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=== Taxation  ===
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=== Vital Records  ===
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The Family History Library has copies of some county records as following:
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Clatsop County Coroner inquest transcriptions 1870-1901
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Astoria Oregon Family History Center]]
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*[[Seaside Oregon Family History Center]]
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orclatso/clatsop.htm The Clatsop County GenWeb Project] a member of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orclatso/clatsop.htm The Clatsop County GenWeb Project] a member of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/clatsop/clatsoptoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Clatsop County.
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Clatsop/ Linkpendium]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/clatsop/clatsoptoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Clatsop County (mirror site)  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/clatsop/clatsoptoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207080&subject_disp=Oregon%2C+Clatsop&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library Catalog for Clatsop County.
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/clatsop/clatsoptoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] (bakcup site)  
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*{{FHL|207080|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library Catalog for Clatsop County.
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

Clatsop County Courthouse
749 Commercial Street
PO Box 178;
Astoria, OR 97103
Phone: 503.325.8605 

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1860,
divorce and court records from 1875 and probate records from 1880. [1]

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Clatsop County, Oregon

Named for the Clatsop tribe of Native Americans.

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

Parent County

22 June 1844: Clatsop county was created  from Twality County now Washington County. [1]

Boundary Changes

15 December 1853: Part was taken off to create Tillamook County. [1]

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

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Astoria | Cannon Beach | Gearhart | Seaside | Warrenton

Communities

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Brownsmead | Jewell | Knappa | Sunset Beach | Svensen | Wauna | Westport

Defunct Post Offices

Albert |

Neighboring counties

Columbia | Tillamook | Washington | Washington counties: Pacific | Wahkiakum

Trivia Tidbits

Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. > Trivia Tidbits

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1845 Transcription and Index
  • 1849 Transcription and Index
  • 1850
  • 1859 State Transcription and Index
  • 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

Rivers and Waterways

Details about the rivers and waterways where farms and settlements are often found along them. >> Rivers and Waterways

Taxation

Vital Records

The Family History Library has copies of some county records as following:

Clatsop County Coroner inquest transcriptions 1870-1901

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Clatsop County, Oregon page 572, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.