Jefferson County, Oregon Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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{{Wikipedia|Jefferson County, Oregon}}
 
Named for [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Jefferson_(Oregon) Mount Jefferson], located on west boundary. It was named in turn for [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Jefferson Thomas Jefferson], third president of the United States of America by [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_and_Clark_Expedition Lewis and Clark Expedition].  
 
Named for [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Jefferson_(Oregon) Mount Jefferson], located on west boundary. It was named in turn for [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Jefferson Thomas Jefferson], third president of the United States of America by [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_and_Clark_Expedition Lewis and Clark Expedition].  
  
 
[[Trivia Tidbits, Jefferson County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits]]: Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
 
[[Trivia Tidbits, Jefferson County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits]]: Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
 
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jefferson_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]
 
  
 
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[http://www.co.jefferson.or.us/BuildingsandGrounds/Cemetery/tabid/1388/language/en-US/Default.aspx Gray Butte Cemetery]  
 
[http://www.co.jefferson.or.us/BuildingsandGrounds/Cemetery/tabid/1388/language/en-US/Default.aspx Gray Butte Cemetery]  
  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orjeffer/ The Jefferson County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orjeffer/ The Jefferson County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Jefferson/ Linkpendium]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/jefferson/jeffersontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Jefferson County.  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/jefferson/jeffersontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Jefferson County.  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/jefferson/jeffersontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Jefferson County. (Backup site)  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/jefferson/jeffersontoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Jefferson County. (Backup site)  
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Revision as of 04:33, 22 June 2010

United States > Oregon > Jefferson County

Contents

County Courthouse

http://www.co.jefferson.or.us/
66 SE D Street, Suite D,
Madras, Oregon 97741

  • Culver was the county seat 1914 to 1916

Records Held at the Courthouse

Quick Facts

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

Named for Mount Jefferson, located on west boundary. It was named in turn for Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United States of America by Lewis and Clark Expedition.

Trivia Tidbits: Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.

Parent County

12 Decembr 1914: Created from Crook County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
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Culver | Madras | Metolius

Communities
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Ashwood | Camp Sherman | Horse Heaven | Warm Springs

Indian Reservation

Warm Springs (Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs)

Neighboring Counties

Crook | Deschutes | Linn | Marion | Wasco | Wheeler

Resources

Cemeteries (rural area)

Gray Butte Cemetery

Census

  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

References

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