Josephine County, Oregon

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Josephine County'' [[Image:Or-josephine.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Josephine County]]  
 
''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Josephine County'' [[Image:Or-josephine.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Josephine County]]  
  
== [http://www.co.josephine.or.us/ County Courthouse] ==
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
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/ 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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== Quick History ==
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Josephine_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]  
 
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Josephine_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]  
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'''22 January 1856:''' Created from [[Umpqua County, Oregon|Umpqua]] 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>  
 
'''22 January 1856:''' Created from [[Umpqua County, Oregon|Umpqua]] 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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[[Galice, Oregon|Galice]] | [[Fruitdale, Oregon|Fruitdale]] | [[Harbeck, Oregon|Harbeck]] | [[Kerby, Oregon|Kerby]] | [[Merlin, Oregon|Merlin]] | [[O'Brien, Oregon|O'Brien]] | [[Redwood, Oregon|Redwood]] | [[Selma, Oregon|Selma]] | [[Sunny Valley, Oregon|Sunny Valley]] | [[Takilma, Oregon|Takilma]] | [[Waldo, Oregon|Waldo]] | [[Williams, Oregon|Williams]] | [[Wolf Creek, Oregon|Wolf Creek]]
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[[Galice, Oregon|Galice]] | [[Fruitdale, Oregon|Fruitdale]] | [[Harbeck, Oregon|Harbeck]] | [[Kerby, Oregon|Kerby]] | [[Merlin, Oregon|Merlin]] | [[O'Brien, Oregon|O'Brien]] | [[Redwood, Oregon|Redwood]] | [[Selma, Oregon|Selma]] | [[Sunny Valley, Oregon|Sunny Valley]] | [[Takilma, Oregon|Takilma]] | [[Waldo, Oregon|Waldo]] | [[Williams, Oregon|Williams]] | [[Wolf Creek, Oregon|Wolf Creek]]  
  
 
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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
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Revision as of 08:47, 4 March 2009

United States > Oregon > Josephine County
File:Or-josephine.png
showing location of Josephine County

Contents

County Courthouse

http://www.co.josephine.or.us/
500 NW 6th Street Dept. 6
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Phone: 541-474-5221
Courts 541-476-2309

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Wikipedia

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

Cave Junction | Grants Pass

Communities

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

Neighboring Counties

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

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church History and Records

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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