Clatsop County, Oregon Genealogy

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== History  ==
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== Quick History  ==
  
 
*Named for the Clatsop tribe of [[Portal:Indians of North America|Native Americans.]]  
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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*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>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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*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>
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==

Revision as of 05:33, 19 January 2009

United States > Oregon > Clatsop County
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showing location of Clatsop County

Contents

County Courthouse

Clatsop County Courthouse
820 Exchange Street
Astoria, OR 97103

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick History

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

Astoria | Cannon Beach | Gearhart | Seaside | Warrenton

Communities

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

Neighboring counties

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

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1850
  • 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 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].