Deschutes County, Oregon Genealogy

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== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
 
== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
*[[Bend Oregon Family History Center]]
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Revision as of 02:27, 31 August 2011

United States Gotoarrow.png Oregon Gotoarrow.png 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

  • Record Loss:

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

Defunct Post Offices

Alfalfa |

Neighboring Counties

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

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

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