Deschutes County, Oregon Genealogy

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Named for Deschutes River. French name was Riviere des Chutes or Riviere aux Chutes, meaning River of the Falls. The waterfall it referred to was Celilo Falls near where the river exits into Columbia River.  
 
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'''13 December 1916:''' Created from [[Crook County, Oregon|Crook]] 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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'''13 December 1916:''' Created from [[Crook County, Oregon|Crook]] County. <ref>{{WorldCat|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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*[http://www.orgenweb.org/deschutes/ The Deschutes County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]
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*[http://www.orgenweb.org/deschutes/ The Deschutes County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/deschutes/deschutestoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Deschutes County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/deschutes/deschutestoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Deschutes County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/deschutes/deschutestoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Deschutes County (backup site)  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/deschutes/deschutestoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Deschutes County (backup site)  

Revision as of 07:42, 27 August 2010

United States > Oregon > Deschutes County

Contents

County Courthouse

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http://www.deschutes.org/go/living-here
Deschutes Services Center
1300 NW Wall St. Bend, OR

Records Held at the Courthouse

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Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Deschutes County, Oregon
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Named for Deschutes River. French name was Riviere des Chutes or Riviere aux Chutes, meaning River of the Falls. The waterfall it referred to was Celilo Falls near where the river exits into Columbia River.

Parent County

13 December 1916: Created from Crook County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
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Bend | La Pine | Redmond | Sisters

Communities
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Black Butte Ranch | Brothers | SunriverTerrebonne | Three Rivers

Neighboring Counties

Crook | Harney | Jefferson | Klamath | Lake | Lane | Linn

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

References

  1. WorldCat 50140092 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].