Gilliam County, Oregon Genealogy

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== History and Tidbits ==
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== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpGilliamdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Gilliam County Court House as of May 2004.
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== History  ==
  
'''Gilliam county''' was created from [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] County 25 February 1885. Parts were taken to form [[Wheeler County, Oregon|Wheeler]] County 17 Feb 1899. Named for Cornelius Gilliam, who commanded the provisional government forces after the Whitman Massacre. <br>The county seat is Condon.
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==== Parent County ====
  
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpGilliamdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Gilliam County Court House as of May 2004.  
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'''Gilliam county''' was created from [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] County 25 February 1885. Parts were taken to form [[Wheeler County, Oregon|Wheeler]] County 17 Feb 1899. Named for Cornelius Gilliam, who commanded the provisional government forces after the Whitman Massacre. <br>The county seat is Condon.  
  
 
=== Cities  ===
 
=== Cities  ===

Revision as of 16:45, 16 September 2008

United States > Oregon > Gilliam County

Contents

County Courthouse

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

History

Parent County

Gilliam county was created from Wasco County 25 February 1885. Parts were taken to form Wheeler County 17 Feb 1899. Named for Cornelius Gilliam, who commanded the provisional government forces after the Whitman Massacre.
The county seat is Condon.

Cities

Arlington | Condon | Lonerock

Unincorporated Communities

Alville | Clem | Eddy | Igo | Mayville | Mikkalo | Olex | Rock Creek | Thirtymile | Trail Fork

Neighboring Counties

Morrow | Sherman | Wasco | Wheeler | Klickitat, Washington

Resources

Genealogy Websites

The Gilliam County GenWeb Project part of The ORGenWeb Project, a state project affiliated with The USGenWeb Project