Klamath County, Oregon

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Klamath County'' [[Image:Or-klamath.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Klamath County]]  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Klamath County''
  
== [http://www.co.klamath.or.us/ County Courthouse]  ==
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Klamath County Clerk's Office<br>305 Main Street<br>Klamath Falls, OR 97601<br>
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=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
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*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpklamathdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Klamath County Court House as of August 2006.
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=== County Courthouse <br>  ===
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[http://courts.oregon.gov/Klamath/ Klamath County Courthouse]<br>304 Main Street<br>Klamath Falls, Or 97601-6385<br><br>County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1882 <br>and military records from 1919. <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, probate and court records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Klamath County, Oregon page 573, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.klamathcounty.org/ Klamath County Government]
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[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/pages/records/local/county/klamath/inv/index.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Klamath County Court House as of August 2006.
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Klamath County Court is structured differently. Check the County Records Inventory link for addresses for location of records (left column).  
  
 
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== History ==
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== Historical Facts ==
  
Named for a tribe of [[Portal:Indians of North America|Native Americans]] living in the area at the time the first white explorers entered the region, the Klamaths.  
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{{Wikipedia|Klamath County, Oregon}} Named for a tribe of [[Indians of North America|Native Americans]] living in the area at the time the first white explorers entered the region, the Klamaths.  
  
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Klamath_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]  
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[[Trivia Tidbits, Klamath County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''17 October 1882:''' Created from west part of [[Lake County, Oregon|Lake 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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'''17 October 1882:''' Created from west part of [[Lake County, Oregon|Lake County]]. <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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Bonanza | Chiloquin | [[Klamath Falls, Oregon|Klamath Falls]] | [[Malin, Oregon|Malin]] | Merrill
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[[Bonanza, Oregon|Bonanza]] | [[Chiloquin, Oregon|Chiloquin]] | [[Klamath Falls, Oregon|Klamath Falls]] | [[Malin, Oregon|Malin]] | [[Merrill, Oregon|Merrill]]
  
 
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*Algoma
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*[[Beatty, Oregon|Beatty]]
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[[Algoma, Oregon|Algoma]] | [[Altamont, Oregon|Altamont]] | [[Beatty, Oregon|Beatty]] | [[Bly, Oregon|Bly]] | [[Chemult, Oregon|Chemult]] | [[Dairy, Oregon|Dairy]] | [[Gilchrist, Oregon|Gilchrist]] | [[Keno, Oregon|Keno]] | [[Midland, Oregon|Midland]] | [[Pine Grove, Klamath County, Oregon|Pine Grove]] | [[Sprague River, Oregon|Sprague River]]
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*Gilchrist  
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*Midland
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*Sprague River
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===== Indian Reservation  =====
 
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Klamath
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Klamath  
  
== Neighboring Counties  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
 
[[Deschutes County, Oregon|Deschutes]] | [[Douglas County, Oregon|Douglas]] | [[Jackson County, Oregon|Jackson]] | [[Lake County, Oregon|Lake]] | [[Lane County, Oregon|Lane]] | California counties: [[Modoc County, California|Modoc]] | [[Siskiyou County, California|Siskiyou]]  
 
[[Deschutes County, Oregon|Deschutes]] | [[Douglas County, Oregon|Douglas]] | [[Jackson County, Oregon|Jackson]] | [[Lake County, Oregon|Lake]] | [[Lane County, Oregon|Lane]] | California counties: [[Modoc County, California|Modoc]] | [[Siskiyou County, California|Siskiyou]]  
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==== Trivia Tidbits  ====
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Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. [[Klamath County, Oregon Trivia Tidbits|&gt; Trivia Tidbits]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
*[[Trivia Tidbits, Klamath County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.
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=== Biography  ===
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=== Land and Property ===
  
==== Court ====
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==== Land ====
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=== Rivers and Waterways ===
  
==== Military  ====
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Details about the rivers and waterways where farms and settlements are often found along them. [[Klamath County, Oregon Rivers and Waterways|&gt;&gt; Rivers and Waterways]]
  
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
  
==== Vital Records ====
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==== Family&nbsp;History Centers ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Chiloquin Oregon Family History Center]]
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*[[Klamath Falls Oregon Family History Center]]
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*[[Yonna Valley Oregon Family History Center]] (Bonanza)
  
 
== Genealogy Websites  ==
 
== Genealogy Websites  ==
  
*[http://www.orgenweb.org/klamath/ The Klamath County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
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*[http://www.orgenweb.org/klamath/ The Klamath County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/klamath/klamathtoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Klamath County.
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Klamath/ Linkpendium]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/klamath/klamathtoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Klamath County. (Backup site)  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/klamath/klamathtoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207134&subject_disp=Oregon%2C+Klamath&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library Catalog for Klamath County.
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/klamath/klamathtoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] (Backup site)  
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*{{FHL|207134|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch.org}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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{{reflist}} {{Oregon}} {{Oregon-stub}}  
  
 
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Revision as of 06:30, 30 January 2013

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Klamath County Courthouse
304 Main Street
Klamath Falls, Or 97601-6385

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1882
and military records from 1919.
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, probate and court records. [1]

Klamath County Government

County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Klamath County Court House as of August 2006.

Klamath County Court is structured differently. Check the County Records Inventory link for addresses for location of records (left column).

  • Record Loss:

Historical Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Klamath County, Oregon
Named for a tribe of Native Americans living in the area at the time the first white explorers entered the region, the Klamaths.

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

Parent County

17 October 1882: Created from west part of Lake County. [2]

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Please do not format these pages unless you have contents to add to them.

Bonanza | Chiloquin | Klamath Falls | Malin | Merrill

Communities

Please do not format these pages unless you have contents to add to them.

Algoma | Altamont | Beatty | Bly | Chemult | Dairy | Gilchrist | Keno | Midland | Pine Grove | Sprague River

Indian Reservation

Klamath

Neighboring Counties

Deschutes | Douglas | Jackson | Lake | Lane | California counties: Modoc | 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

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

Federal

1890
1900
1910
1920
1930

Church History and Records (Rural)

Court

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate Records

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, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Genealogy Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Klamath County, Oregon page 573, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. WorldCat 50140092; FHL Collection Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)