Gilliam County, Oregon

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*Created from Wasco County 25 February 1885.  
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*Created from Wasco County 25 February 1885. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
*Parts were taken to form Wheeler County 17 Feb 1899.
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*Parts were taken to form Wheeler County 17 Feb 1899.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 03:53, 11 October 2008

United States > Oregon > Gilliam County
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showing location of Gilliam County

Contents

County Courthouse

Gilliam County Courthouse, 1955, replacing 1903 building destroyed by fire

P.O. Box 427
Condon, OR 97823

History

  • Named for Cornelius Gilliam, who commanded the provisional government forces after the Whitman Massacre.

Parent County

  • Created from Wasco County 25 February 1885. [1]
  • Parts were taken to form Wheeler County 17 Feb 1899.[1]

Populated Places

Cities
  • Arlington
  • Condon
  • Lonerock
Communities
  • Alville
  • Clem
  • Eddy
  • Igo
  • Mayville
  • Mikkalo
  • Olex
  • Rock Creek
  • Thirtymile
  • Trail Fork

Neighboring Counties

Morrow | Sherman | Wasco | Wheeler | Klickitat County, Washington State

Records Held at the Courhouse

County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Gilliam County Court House as of May 2004.

Record Loss

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).