Hood River County, Oregon Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Hood River County'' [[Image:Or-hood-river.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.co.hood-river.or.us/ http://www.co.hood-river.or.us/]<br>Hood River County<br>601 State Street<br>Hood River, OR 97031<br>(541) 386-3970 (phone)
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[http://www.co.hood-river.or.us/ http://www.co.hood-river.or.us/]<br>Hood River County<br>601 State Street<br>Hood River, OR 97031<br>(541) 386-3970 (phone)  
  
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''23 June 1908:''' Created from [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco County]]. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092 ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
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'''23 June 1908:''' Created from [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco County]]. <ref>[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092 ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
  
 
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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=== Archives and Libraries ===
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*Oregon State Archives, [http://genealogy.state.or.us/ Genealogical Information Locator]
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=== Cemeteries  ===
  
 
*Soldiers of 1861-1865 buried in Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River, Oregon, by Jean Williams Koops and Patricia F. Combs  
 
*Soldiers of 1861-1865 buried in Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River, Oregon, by Jean Williams Koops and Patricia F. Combs  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orhoodri/pgcem/pine_grove_cem_burials.htm Pine Grove Butte Cemetery Records], Hood River Page on USGENWEB
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*[http://www.orgenweb.org/hoodriver/pgcem/pine_grove_cem_burials.htm Pine Grove Butte Cemetery Records]  
*Index of Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River Oregon, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant&nbsp;http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm  
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm Index of Idlewilde Cemetery], Hood River Oregon, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant
 
*Hood River County Cemeteries, Columbia Gorge Genealogy Society  
 
*Hood River County Cemeteries, Columbia Gorge Genealogy Society  
 
*[http://www.Findagrave.com www.Findagrave.com] particularly for burials in Idlewilde Cemetery and Pine Grove Butte Cemetery.
 
*[http://www.Findagrave.com www.Findagrave.com] particularly for burials in Idlewilde Cemetery and Pine Grove Butte Cemetery.
  
==== Census  ====
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=== Census  ===
  
 
*Japanese Population in Oregon - October 1, 1928  
 
*Japanese Population in Oregon - October 1, 1928  
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*Hood River School Census 1940, Hood River County School District, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant
 
*Hood River School Census 1940, Hood River County School District, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant
  
==== Church History and Records  ====
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=== Church History and Records  ===
  
 
*Rural Area Only
 
*Rural Area Only
  
==== Court  ====
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=== Court Records ===
  
==== Directories  ====
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=== Directories  ===
  
 
*Telephone Directory - 1973 - Hood River - Odell - Dee - Parkdale, Oregon  
 
*Telephone Directory - 1973 - Hood River - Odell - Dee - Parkdale, Oregon  
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*Directory, Oregon-Washington Telephone Company, Hood River, Oregon January 1st, 1919, Reprinted by Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society
 
*Directory, Oregon-Washington Telephone Company, Hood River, Oregon January 1st, 1919, Reprinted by Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society
  
==== Ethnic Groups  ====
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=== Ethnic Groups  ===
  
 
*Japanese-Americans of the Mid-Columbia Area and Their Relatives, Roy Higashi  
 
*Japanese-Americans of the Mid-Columbia Area and Their Relatives, Roy Higashi  
 
*National Archives: Japanese American Internment Files, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/
 
*National Archives: Japanese American Internment Files, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/
  
==== Gazetteers  ====
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=== Gazetteers  ===
  
==== General Genealogy  ====
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=== History ===
 
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*Oregon State Archives, [http://genealogy.state.or.us/ Genealogical Information Locator]
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==== Land  ====
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*Land Patent Details - BLM GLO Records, http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/
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==== Local Histories  ====
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*Dragonville Sketches - Hood River High School, A Picture History, by John Lamphiear  
 
*Dragonville Sketches - Hood River High School, A Picture History, by John Lamphiear  
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*Portland, Oregon, its history and builders, Chicago:Gaston, Joseph, S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1911.  
 
*Portland, Oregon, its history and builders, Chicago:Gaston, Joseph, S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1911.  
 
*Portrait and biographical record of Portland and vicinity, Oregon, Chicago: Chapman Pub. Co., 1903.  
 
*Portrait and biographical record of Portland and vicinity, Oregon, Chicago: Chapman Pub. Co., 1903.  
*[http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~westklic/hrhistory.html Hood River Area History] from selected newspaper articles, transcribed by Jeffrey L. Elmer<br>
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*[http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~westklic/hrhistory.html Hood River Area History] from selected newspaper articles, transcribed by Jeffrey L. Elmer
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=== Land and Property  ===
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*[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/ Land Patent Details - BLM GLO Records]
  
==== Maps  ====
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=== Maps  ===
  
==== Military  ====
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=== Military  ===
  
 
*Honor Roll of Oregon Grand Army of the Republic, 1881-1935, Compiled by Jane Myers, Cottage Grove Genealogical Society  
 
*Honor Roll of Oregon Grand Army of the Republic, 1881-1935, Compiled by Jane Myers, Cottage Grove Genealogical Society  
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*Honor Roll of Oregon Grand Army of the Republic, 1881-1935, Compiled by Jane Myers, Cottage Grove Genealogical Society
 
*Honor Roll of Oregon Grand Army of the Republic, 1881-1935, Compiled by Jane Myers, Cottage Grove Genealogical Society
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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=== Newspapers  ===
  
 
*Hood River Glacier, original copies at the Hood River Public Library  
 
*Hood River Glacier, original copies at the Hood River Public Library  
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*Hood River News, original copies at the Hood River Public Library
 
*Hood River News, original copies at the Hood River Public Library
  
==== Obituaries  ====
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=== Obituaries  ===
  
 
*[http://www.hoodrivernews.com/ Hood River News] Obituaries
 
*[http://www.hoodrivernews.com/ Hood River News] Obituaries
  
==== Probate Records  ====
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=== Probate Records  ===
  
==== Schools  ====
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=== Schools  ===
  
 
*Hood River Mascot yearbooks, located at the Hood River Public Library  
 
*Hood River Mascot yearbooks, located at the Hood River Public Library  
*[http://www.wyeasthigh.com/ Wy East High School]<br>
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*[http://www.wyeasthigh.com/ Wy East High School]
  
==== Taxation  ====
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=== Taxation  ===
  
==== Vital Records  ====
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=== Vital Records  ===
  
*[http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~westklic/hrgvitals.html Vitals from the Hood River Glacier], 1889-1903, tanscribed by Jeffrey L. Elmer<br>
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*[http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~westklic/hrgvitals.html Vitals from the Hood River Glacier], 1889-1903, tanscribed by Jeffrey L. Elmer  
*[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Record Index]<br>
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*[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Record Index]  
*Oregon Vital Records: Deaths 1903-1998, Ancestry.com (pay for access)<br>
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*Oregon Vital Records: Deaths 1903-1998, Ancestry.com (pay for access)
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://orgenweb.org/hoodriver/ The Hood River County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
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*[http://orgenweb.org/hoodriver/ The Hood River County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm Hood River Genealogical Information - Families and Individuals from Public Records]  
 
*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm Hood River Genealogical Information - Families and Individuals from Public Records]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/hoodriver/hoodrivertoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Hood River County.  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/hoodriver/hoodrivertoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Hood River County.  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/hoodriver/hoodrivertoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Hood River County. (Backup site)  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/hoodriver/hoodrivertoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Hood River County. (Backup site)  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207118&subject_disp=Oregon%2C+Hood+River&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Hood River County.
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207118 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Hood River County.
  
 
== References  ==
 
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United States > Oregon > Hood River County

Contents

County Courthouse

http://www.co.hood-river.or.us/
Hood River County
601 State Street
Hood River, OR 97031
(541) 386-3970 (phone)

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Hood River County Court House and other locations as of June 2004.
  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Named for Hood River, a tributary of Columbia River.

Wikipedia

Parent County

23 June 1908: Created from Wasco County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
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Cascade Locks | Hood River

Communities
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Dee | Mount Hood | Odell | Parkdale | Pine Grove

Neighboring Counties

Clackamas | Multnomah | Wasco | Washington counties: Klickitat | Skamania

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Cemeteries

  • Soldiers of 1861-1865 buried in Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River, Oregon, by Jean Williams Koops and Patricia F. Combs
  • Pine Grove Butte Cemetery Records
  • Index of Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River Oregon, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant
  • Hood River County Cemeteries, Columbia Gorge Genealogy Society
  • www.Findagrave.com particularly for burials in Idlewilde Cemetery and Pine Grove Butte Cemetery.

Census

  • Japanese Population in Oregon - October 1, 1928
  • Hood River School Census 1933, Hood River County School District, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant
  • Hood River School Census 1940, Hood River County School District, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant

Church History and Records

  • Rural Area Only

Court Records

Directories

  • Telephone Directory - 1973 - Hood River - Odell - Dee - Parkdale, Oregon
  • 1905 Hood River Telephone Directory
  • Directory, Oregon-Washington Telephone Company, Hood River, Oregon January 1st, 1919, Reprinted by Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society

Ethnic Groups

  • Japanese-Americans of the Mid-Columbia Area and Their Relatives, Roy Higashi
  • National Archives: Japanese American Internment Files, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/

Gazetteers

History

  • Dragonville Sketches - Hood River High School, A Picture History, by John Lamphiear
  • History of Early Pioneer Families of Hood River, Oregon, compiled by Mrs. Della M. Coon
  • History of Hood River County, Oregon 1852 - 1982, Hood River County Historical Society
  • History of Hood River County, Oregon 1852 - 1987, Hood River County Historical Society
  • History of Oregon, Carey, Charles Henry, Chicago: Pioneer Historical Pub. Co., 1922.
  • History of the Columbia River Valley, from The Dalles to the Sea, by Fred Lockley
  • History of Wasco County, Oregon, McNeal, William H., The Dalles, Ore.: unknown, 1954?
  • An Illustrated History of Central Oregon, embracing Wasco, Sherman, Gilliam, Wheeler, Crook, Lake and Klamath Counties, Western Historical Publishing Company, Spokane, Washington, 1905
  • Portland, Oregon, its history and builders, Chicago:Gaston, Joseph, S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1911.
  • Portrait and biographical record of Portland and vicinity, Oregon, Chicago: Chapman Pub. Co., 1903.
  • Hood River Area History from selected newspaper articles, transcribed by Jeffrey L. Elmer

Land and Property

Maps

Military

  • Honor Roll of Oregon Grand Army of the Republic, 1881-1935, Compiled by Jane Myers, Cottage Grove Genealogical Society
  • WWI Civilian Draft Registrations - Ancestry.com
  • World War I Draft Registration Cards, FHL US/CAN Film 1852057  http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm
  • World War II Enlistment Records from NARA, Residence County: Hood River, Oregon
  • National Archives: Korean Conflict Casualty File, 1/1/1950 - 2/7/1957, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/
  • National Archives: Combat Area Casualties Current File, 6/8/1956 - 1/21/1998, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/
  • Honor Roll of Oregon Grand Army of the Republic, 1881-1935, Compiled by Jane Myers, Cottage Grove Genealogical Society

Newspapers

  • Hood River Glacier, original copies at the Hood River Public Library
  • Hood River Sun, original copies at the Hood River Public Library
  • Hood River News, original copies at the Hood River Public Library

Obituaries

Probate Records

Schools

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Web Sites

References

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