Coos County, Oregon

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| building address = Coos County Courthouse<br>250 N Baxter Street<br>Coquille, OR 97423<br>Phone: 541.396.3121<br>[http://www.co.coos.or.us/ '''Coos County Website'''] }}
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=== County Courthouse  ===
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
  
[[Image:Or-coos-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px]][http://www.co.coos.or.us/ Coos County Courthouse]<br>250 N Baxter Street<br>Coquille, OR 97423<br>Phone: 541.396.3121<br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records 1906-1929, <br>marriage records from 1857, land records from 1854, <br>widows’ military pensions 1929-1950 and some <br>school records; State Courts have divorce and probate records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Coos County, Oregon page 572, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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County Clerk has birth and death records 1906-1929, <br>marriage records from 1857, land records from 1854, <br>widows’ military pensions 1929-1950 and some <br>school records; State Courts have divorce and probate records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Coos 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  ====
 
==== Records Held at the Courthouse  ====

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Coos County, Oregon
Map
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Location of Oregon in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 22, 1853
County Seat Coquille
Courthouse
Address Coos County Courthouse
250 N Baxter Street
Coquille, OR 97423
Phone: 541.396.3121
Coos County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

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County Clerk has birth and death records 1906-1929,
marriage records from 1857, land records from 1854,
widows’ military pensions 1929-1950 and some
school records; State Courts have divorce and probate records. [1]

Records Held at the Courthouse

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Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Coos County, Oregon
Named after a tribe of Native Americans who lived in the area.

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

Parent Counties

22 December 1853: Created from Umpqua and Jackson Counties. [2]

Boundary Changes

18 December 1855: Part was taken to form Curry County.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

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Bandon | Coos Bay | Coquille | Lakeside | Myrtle Point | North Bend | Powers

Communities

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Allegany | Arago | Barview | Bunker Hill | Charleston | Remote

Neighboring Counties

Curry | Douglas

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

  • 1855 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1857 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1858 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

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

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Coos County, Oregon page 572, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. WorldCat 50140092 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].