Jackson County, Oregon Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Jackson County'' [[Image:Or-jackson.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Jackson County]]  
 
''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Jackson County'' [[Image:Or-jackson.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Jackson County]]  
  
== [http://www.co.jackson.or.us/ County Courthouse, 1932] ==
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[[Image:Or-jackson-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Jackson County Courthouse]] Jackson County Courthouse<br>Room 216<br>10 South Oakdale<br>Medford, OR 97501  
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[[Image:Or-jackson-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Jackson County Courthouse, 1932]] [http://www.co.jackson.or.us/ http://www.co.jackson.or.us/]<br>Jackson County Courthouse<br>Room 216<br>10 South Oakdale<br>Medford, OR 97501  
  
 
*Jacksonville was the former county seat prior to 1927.
 
*Jacksonville was the former county seat prior to 1927.
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== Quick History ==
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== Quick Facts ==
  
 
[[Image:Jackson-andrew.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Andrew Jackson, seventh President of United States]]  
 
[[Image:Jackson-andrew.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Andrew Jackson, seventh President of United States]]  
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Named for [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson Andrew Jackson], seventh president of the United States.  
 
Named for [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson Andrew Jackson], seventh president of the United States.  
  
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackson_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackson_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''22 January 1856:''' [[Josephine County, Oregon|Josephine]] County  
 
'''22 January 1856:''' [[Josephine County, Oregon|Josephine]] County  
  
'''24 October 1874:''' [[Lake County, Oregon|Lake]] County
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'''24 October 1874:''' [[Lake County, Oregon|Lake]] County  
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
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===== Communities  =====
 
===== Communities  =====
  
[[Applegate, Oregon|Applegate]] | [[Lake Creek, Oregon|Lake Creek]] | [[Prospect, Oregon|Prospect]] | [[Rock Point, Oregon|Rock Point]] | [[Ruch, Oregon|Ruch]] | [[Sams Valley, Oregon|Sams Valley]] | [[Trail, Oregon|Trail]] | [[White City, Oregon|White City]] | [[Wimer, Oregon|Wimer]]
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[[Applegate, Oregon|Applegate]] | [[Lake Creek, Oregon|Lake Creek]] | [[Prospect, Oregon|Prospect]] | [[Rock Point, Oregon|Rock Point]] | [[Ruch, Oregon|Ruch]] | [[Sams Valley, Oregon|Sams Valley]] | [[Trail, Oregon|Trail]] | [[White City, Oregon|White City]] | [[Wimer, Oregon|Wimer]]  
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
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==== Census  ====
 
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*1853 Territorial Transcription and Index
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*1859 State Transcription and Index  
 
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Jackson_County,_Oregon]]
 
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Revision as of 08:49, 4 March 2009

United States > Oregon > Jackson County
File:Or-jackson.png
showing location of Jackson County

Contents

County Courthouse

Jackson County Courthouse, 1932
http://www.co.jackson.or.us/
Jackson County Courthouse
Room 216
10 South Oakdale
Medford, OR 97501
  • Jacksonville was the former county seat prior to 1927.
  • Records kept at the Courthouse: County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Jackson County Court House as of September 2001.
  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

File:Jackson-andrew.jpg
Andrew Jackson, seventh President of United States

Named for Andrew Jackson, seventh president of the United States.

Wikipedia

Parent County

12 January 1852: Created from Umpqua. [1]

Boundary Changes

  • Parts taken for: [1]

22 December 1853: Coos County

11 January 1854: Wasco County

22 January 1856: Josephine County

24 October 1874: Lake County

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Ashland | Butte Falls | Central Point | Eagle Point | Gold Hill | Jacksonville | Medford | Phoenix | Rogue River | Shady Cove | Talent

Communities

Applegate | Lake Creek | Prospect | Rock Point | Ruch | Sams Valley | Trail | White City | Wimer

Neighboring Counties

Douglas | Josephine | Klamath | Siskiyou County, California

Resources

Cemeteries

Church History and Records (rural area)

Census

  • 1850
  • 1853 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1854 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1855 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1856 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1857 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1858 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1859 State Transcription and Index
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1893  State Transcription and Index
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].