Jackson County, Oregon

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=== County Courthouse  ===
 
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'''12 January 1852:''' Created from [[Umpqua County, Oregon|Umpqua]]. <ref> {{WorldCat|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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'''12 January 1852:''' Created from [[Umpqua County, Oregon|Umpqua]]. <ref>{{WorldCat|50140092}} {{FHL|1049485|item}} ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)</ref>  
  
 
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=== Court Records ===
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The website of [http://www.rvgslibrary.org Jackson County Genealogy Library] contains indexes to marriage certificates, divorce records, naturalization documents, and deeds. Copies of the the orignal and/or of abstracts of those documents can be obtained by paying a nominal fee.
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The website of [http://www.rvgslibrary.org Jackson County Genealogy Library] contains indexes to marriage certificates, divorce records, naturalization documents, and deeds. Copies of the the orignal and/or of abstracts of those documents can be obtained by paying a nominal fee.  
  
 
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The [http://www.rvgslibrary.org Jackson County Genealogy Library] has extensive indexes to births, marriages, divorces, death certificates, and obituaries for residents of Jackson County.
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The [http://www.rvgslibrary.org Jackson County Genealogy Library] has extensive indexes to births, marriages, divorces, death certificates, and obituaries for residents of Jackson County.  
  
 
== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
 
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*[http://www.orgenweb.org/jackson/ The Jackson County GenWeb Project];part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://www.orgenweb.org/jackson/ The Jackson County GenWeb Project];part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Jackson/ Linkpendium]  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Jackson/ Linkpendium]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/jackson/jacksontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Jackson County
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/jackson/jacksontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/jackson/jacksontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Jackson County (backup site)  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/jackson/jacksontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project (backup site)  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207120 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Jackson County
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207120 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Jackson County
  
 
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Revision as of 05:23, 28 September 2010

United States Gotoarrow.png Oregon Gotoarrow.png Jackson County

Contents

County Courthouse

Or-jackson-ch.jpg
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

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Jackson County, Oregon

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

Parent County

12 January 1852: Created from Umpqua. [1]

Boundary Changes

  • Parts taken for:

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

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

Miscellaneous Places

Miscellaneous Places, historic and contemporary, can be found at the Jackson County Genealogy Library Website [1]

Neighboring Counties

Douglas | Josephine | Klamath | Siskiyou County, California

Resources

Cemeteries

  • Jackson County Genealogy Librarymaintains and updates a listing of burials and or deaths in Jackson County Oregon. All Jackson County cemeteries are listed with links to Google mapsto help users locate individual cemeteries. Each entry in the database includes the following information: name of the deceased, year of death, year of birth, cemetery if buried in Jackson County, a code designating the source of our information,e.g., o for obituary and a headstone photo. Additional information is available in the full database housed at the library, contact by [info@rvgslibrary.org email] for more information. Of course, not all information is included for every individual in the database but we do update the database frequently. All information in the database is free.

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 Records

The website of Jackson County Genealogy Library contains indexes to marriage certificates, divorce records, naturalization documents, and deeds. Copies of the the orignal and/or of abstracts of those documents can be obtained by paying a nominal fee.

Gazetteers

History

Land and Records

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

The Jackson County Genealogy Library has extensive indexes to births, marriages, divorces, death certificates, and obituaries for residents of Jackson County.

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Web Sites

References

  1. WorldCat 50140092 FHL Collection Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)