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Deschutes County Courthouse, 1940
Deschutes Services Center
1300 NW Wall St. Bend, OR
Records Held at the Courthouse
Deschutes River Watershed
- 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.
- Created from Crook County 13 December 1916.
Places / Localities
- Black Butte Ranch
- Deschutes River Woods
Crook | Harney | Jefferson | Klamath | Lake | Lane | Linn
Societies and Libraries
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).