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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Curry County'' [[Image:Or-curry.png|right|400px|showing location of Curry County]]  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon|Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Curry County'''''
  
== [http://www.co.curry.or.us/ County Courthouse]  ==
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[[Image:Or-curry-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Curry County Courthouse, 1958]] Curry County Courthouse<br> 29821 Ellensburg Ave<br> PO Box 746<br> Gold Beach, OR 97444  
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== County Courthouse  ==
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[[Image:Or-curry-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px]]&nbsp;[http://courts.oregon.gov/Coos/logoldbeach.page Curry County Courthouse]<br>29821 Ellensburg Ave<br>PO Box 746<br>Gold Beach, OR 97444&nbsp;<br>Phone: 541.247.7011&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has land, military and <br>naturalization records from 1916. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Curry 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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== History ==
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== Quick Facts ==
  
*Named for George Law Curry, last Governor of [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]], 1853-1859.
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{{Wikipedia|Curry County, Oregon}} Named for {{wpd|George Law Curry}}, last Governor of [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]], 1853-1859.  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''18 December 1855:''' Created from Coos 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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'''18 December 1855:''' Created from [[Coos County, Oregon|Coos]] County. <ref>{{WorldCat|50140092}} ▲ {{FHL|1049485|item}} ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)</ref>  
  
 
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===== Cities  =====
 
===== Cities  =====
  
Brookings | Gold Beach | Port Orford  
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[[Brookings, Oregon|Brookings]] | [[Gold Beach, Oregon|Gold Beach]] | [[Port Orford, Oregon|Port Orford]]
  
 
===== Communities  =====
 
===== Communities  =====
  
Agness | Carpenterville | Harbor | Langlois | Nesika Beach | Ophir | Pistol River | Sixes | Wedderburn  
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[[Agness, Oregon|Agness]] | [[Carpenterville, Oregon|Carpenterville]] | [[Harbor, Oregon|Harbor]] | [[Langlois, Oregon|Langlois]] | [[Nesika Beach, Oregon|Nesika Beach]] | [[Ophir, Oregon|Ophir]] | [[Pistol River, Oregon|Pistol River]] | [[Sixes, Oregon|Sixes]] | [[Wedderburn, Oregon|Wedderburn]]
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
 
[[Coos County, Oregon|Coos]] | [[Douglas County, Oregon|Douglas]] | [[Josephine County, Oregon|Josephine]] | [[Del Norte County, California|Del Norte County]], California  
 
[[Coos County, Oregon|Coos]] | [[Douglas County, Oregon|Douglas]] | [[Josephine County, Oregon|Josephine]] | [[Del Norte County, California|Del Norte County]], California  
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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. [[Curry County, Oregon Trivia Tidbits|&gt; Trivia Tidbits]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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=== Land and Property  ===
  
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=== Rivers and Waterways ===
  
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Details about the rivers and waterways where farms and settlements are often found along them. [[Curry County, Oregon Rivers and Waterways|&gt;&gt; Rivers and Waterways]]
  
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==== Taxation ====
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
  
==== Vital Records ====
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Brookings Oregon Family History Center]]
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*[[Gold Beach Oregon Family History Center]]
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*[[Port Orford Oregon Family History Center]]
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
*[http://www.oregongenealogy.com/curry/ The Curry County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
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*[http://www.oregongenealogy.com/curry/ The Curry County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/curry/currytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Curry County
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Curry/ Linkpendium]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/curry/currytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Curry County (backup site)  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/curry/currytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207099&subject_disp=Oregon%2C+Curry&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Curry County
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/curry/currytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] (backup site)  
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*{{FHL|207099|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Curry County
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 06:28, 30 January 2013

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Or-curry-ch.jpg
 Curry County Courthouse
29821 Ellensburg Ave
PO Box 746
Gold Beach, OR 97444 
Phone: 541.247.7011 

County Clerk has land, military and
naturalization records from 1916. [1]

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Curry County, Oregon
Named for George Law Curry, last Governor of Oregon Territory, 1853-1859.

Parent County

18 December 1855: Created from Coos County. [2]

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

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Brookings | Gold Beach | Port Orford

Communities

Please do not format these pages unless you have contents to add to them.

Agness | Carpenterville | Harbor | Langlois | Nesika Beach | Ophir | Pistol River | Sixes | Wedderburn

Neighboring Counties

Coos | Douglas | Josephine | Del Norte County, California

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

  • 1856 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

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Websites

References

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