Crook County, Oregon Genealogy

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[[Image:Or-crook-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Crook County Courthouse, 1909]]
Crook County Courthouse<br>300 NE 3rd, Rm 3<br>Prineville, OR 97754  
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 06:34, 1 October 2008

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

Contents

County Courthouse

Crook County Courthouse, 1909

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