Gilliam County, Oregon Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''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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'''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. <br>The county seat is Condon.  
  
 
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== Neighboring Counties  ==
 
== Neighboring Counties  ==
  
[[Morrow County, Oregon|Morrow]] | [[Sherman County, Oregon|Sherman]] | [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] | [[Wheeler County, Oregon|Wheeler]] | [[Klickitat County, Washington|Klickitat]], Washington state
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[[Morrow County, Oregon|Morrow]] | [[Sherman County, Oregon|Sherman]] | [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] | [[Wheeler County, Oregon|Wheeler]] | [[Klickitat County, Washington|Klickitat County]], Washington  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207108&subject_disp=Oregon%2C+Gilliam&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog] for this county.
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207108&subject_disp=Oregon%2C+Gilliam&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog] for this county.
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orgillia/ The Gilliam County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]] <br><br>
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orgillia/ The Gilliam County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]] <br><br>  
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
 
[[Category:Gilliam_County,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Gilliam_County,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 17:37, 18 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.

Populated Places

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 County, Washington

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

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

References