Josephine County, Oregon Genealogy

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[http://www.co.josephine.or.us/ http://www.co.josephine.or.us/]<br>500 NW 6th Street Dept. 6<br>Grants Pass, OR 97526<br>Phone: 541-474-5221 <br>Courts 541-476-2309<br>  
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[http://www.co.josephine.or.us/ &nbsp;]<br>Josephine County Courthouse<br> 500 NW 6th Street<br> Grants Pass, OR 97526<br> Phone: 541.474.5243&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has marriage&nbsp;and land records from 1857; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, probate and court records <br>
  
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===

Revision as of 16:00, 15 August 2012

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Contents

County Courthouse

 
Josephine County Courthouse
500 NW 6th Street
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Phone: 541.474.5243 

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1857;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, probate and court records

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

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

Named for Virginia Josephine Rollins Ort, the first white woman to settle in southern Oregon.

Parent County

22 January 1856: Created from Umpqua County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
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Cave Junction | Grants Pass

Communities
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Galice | Fruitdale | Harbeck | Kerby | Merlin | O'Brien | Redwood | Selma | Sunny Valley | Takilma | Waldo | Williams | Wolf Creek

Defunct Post Offices

Almeda | Altamont |

Neighboring Counties

Curry | Douglas | Jackson | California counties: Del Norte | Siskiyou

Trivia Tidbits

Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. > Trivia Tidbits

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1850
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Rivers and Waterways

Details about the rivers and waterways where farms and settlements are often found along them. >> Rivers and Waterways

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

References

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