Curry County, Oregon Genealogy

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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Curry County'' [[Image:Or-curry.png|right|300px]]  
  
== History and Tidbits ==
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== County Courthouse ==
 
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'''Curry county''' was created from [[Coos County, Oregon|Coos County]] 18 December 1855. Named for George Law Curry, last Governor of [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]], 1853-1859.
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The county seat is Gold Beach.  
 
The county seat is Gold Beach.  
  
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpcurrydescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Curry County Court House as of September 2005.
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== History  ==
  
=== Cities  ===
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*Named for George Law Curry, last Governor of [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]], 1853-1859.
  
Brookings | Gold Beach | Port Orford
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==== Parent County  ====
  
=== Communities  ===
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*Created from Coos County 18 December 1855.
  
Agness | Bagnell Ferry | Carpenterville | Denmark | Eckley | Harbor | Hunter Creek | Illahe | Knoxville | Lakeport | Langlois | Marial | Nesika Beach | Ophir | Pistol River | Plum Trees | Sixes | Wedderburn
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
== Neighboring Counties  ==
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=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
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*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpcurrydescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Curry County Court House as of September 2005.
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=== Record Loss  ===
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== Places / Localities  ==
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=== Populated Places  ===
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*'''Cities''': Brookings . Gold Beach . Port Orford
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*'''Communities''': Agness . Bagnell Ferry . Carpenterville . Denmark . Eckley . Harbor . Hunter Creek . Illahe . Knoxville . Lakeport . Langlois . Marial . Nesika Beach . Ophir . Pistol River . Plum Trees . Sixes . Wedderburn
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=== 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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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
== Genealogy Websites ==
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[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.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.usgwarchives.net/or/curry/currytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Curry County
  
[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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== References  ==
  
 
[[Category:Curry_County,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Curry_County,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 05:54, 3 September 2008

United States > Oregon > Curry County

Contents

County Courthouse

The county seat is Gold Beach.

History

Parent County

  • Created from Coos County 18 December 1855.

Boundary Changes

Records Held at the Courthouse

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

  • Cities: Brookings . Gold Beach . Port Orford
  • Communities: Agness . Bagnell Ferry . Carpenterville . Denmark . Eckley . Harbor . Hunter Creek . Illahe . Knoxville . Lakeport . Langlois . Marial . Nesika Beach . Ophir . Pistol River . Plum Trees . Sixes . Wedderburn

Neighboring Counties

Coos | Douglas | Josephine | Del Norte County, California

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Gazetteers of Places/Localities

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References