Crook County, Oregon Genealogy

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[[Image:Crook-george.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Gen. George Crook, U.S. Army]]
  
 
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*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpcrookdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Crook County Court House as of October 2003.
 
*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpcrookdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Crook County Court House as of October 2003.
  
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Revision as of 05:22, 1 October 2008

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

Contents

County Courthouse

Crook County Courthouse
300 NE 3rd, Rm 3
Prineville, OR 97754

History

Gen. George Crook, U.S. Army

Parent County

Crook county was created from Wasco County 24 October 1882.

Boundary Changes

  • Parts were taken to form
    • Wheeler County 17 February 1899
    • Jefferson County 12 December 1914
    • Deschutes County 13 December 1916

Records Held at the Courthouse

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

City
  • Prineville
Communities
  • Forest Crossing
  • Paulina
  • Post
  • Powell Butte
  • Roberts
  • Suplee

Neighboring Counties

Deschutes | Grant | Harney | Jefferson | Wheeler

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References