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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Klamath County''  
 
''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Klamath County''  
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Guide to '''Klamath County Oregon genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
 
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| county = Klamath County
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| founded year = 1882
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| founded date = October 17
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| seat = Klamath Falls
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| building address = Klamath County Courthouse<br>304 Main Street<br>Klamath Falls, Or 97601-6385<br>[http://courts.oregon.gov/Klamath/ '''Klamath County Website'''] }}
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=== County Courthouse <br>  ===
 
=== County Courthouse <br>  ===
  
[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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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>  
  
 
[http://www.klamathcounty.org/ Klamath County Government]  
 
[http://www.klamathcounty.org/ Klamath County Government]  
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== Historical Facts  ==
 
== Historical Facts  ==
  
{{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.  
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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.  
  
 
[[Trivia Tidbits, Klamath County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
 
[[Trivia Tidbits, Klamath County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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For animated maps illustrating Oregon County boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/oregon/ "Rotating Formation Oregon County Boundary Maps"] (1843-1975) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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===== Cities  =====
 
===== Cities  =====
  
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[[Bonanza, Oregon|Bonanza]] | [[Chiloquin, Oregon|Chiloquin]] | [[Klamath Falls, Oregon|Klamath Falls]] | [[Malin, Oregon|Malin]] | [[Merrill, Oregon|Merrill]]  
 
[[Bonanza, Oregon|Bonanza]] | [[Chiloquin, Oregon|Chiloquin]] | [[Klamath Falls, Oregon|Klamath Falls]] | [[Malin, Oregon|Malin]] | [[Merrill, Oregon|Merrill]]  
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===== Communities  =====
 
===== Communities  =====
  
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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]]  
 
[[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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==== Trivia Tidbits  ====
 
==== Trivia Tidbits  ====
  
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]]
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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  ==
 
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=== Land and Property  ===
 
=== Land and Property  ===
  
=== Maps ===
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=== Military  ===
 
=== Military  ===
  
 
=== Newspapers  ===
 
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[[ https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa/or|Oregon Online Historical Newspapers]] - identifies historical archived and digitized newspapers available online on both free and pay-to-access websites.
  
 
=== Probate Records  ===
 
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=== Vital Records  ===
 
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See also [http://www.genealogyinc.com/oregon/or-vital-records/ How to order Oregon Vital Records], [http://www.genealogyinc.com/ordervitalcertificate/ order electronically online] or download an application for Oregon [http://public.health.oregon.gov/BirthDeathCertificates/GetVitalRecords/Documents/birthor.pdf Birth Certificate], [http://public.health.oregon.gov/BirthDeathCertificates/GetVitalRecords/Documents/marryor.pdf Marriage Certificate], [http://public.health.oregon.gov/BirthDeathCertificates/GetVitalRecords/Documents/divorcor.pdf Divorce Certificate], [http://public.health.oregon.gov/BirthDeathCertificates/GetVitalRecords/Documents/deathor.pdf Death Certificate] Application to mail.
  
 
== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
 
== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
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See also a List of [http://www.genealogyinc.com/oregon/or-society-archive/ Oregon Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies]
  
==== Family&nbsp;History Centers  ====
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==== Family History Centers  ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
*[[Chiloquin Oregon Family History Center]]  
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*[[Chiloquin Oregon Family History Center]]Highway 62 S Highway 422 Chiloquin OR 97624 United States
*[[Klamath Falls Oregon Family History Center]]  
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*[[Klamath Falls Oregon Family History Center]]6630 Alva Ave Klamath Falls OR 97603 United States 
*[[Yonna Valley Oregon Family History Center]] (Bonanza)
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*[[Yonna Valley Oregon Family History Center]](Bonanza)26627 Hwy 140 E Bonanza, OR 97623 United States
  
 
== Genealogy Websites  ==
 
== Genealogy Websites  ==
  
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/oregon/klamath-county/ Klamath County, OR History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
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*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/110357701597661605044 Oregon Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/190997804291208/ Oregon Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.orgenweb.org/klamath/ The Klamath County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://www.orgenweb.org/klamath/ The Klamath County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Klamath/ Linkpendium]  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Klamath/ Linkpendium]  
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== Klamath County Oregon Genealogy References  ==
  
 
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Latest revision as of 19:47, 14 May 2014

United States Gotoarrow.png Oregon Gotoarrow.png Klamath County

Guide to Klamath County Oregon genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records


Klamath County, Oregon
Map
Map of Oregon highlighting Klamath County
Location in the state of Oregon
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oregon
Location of Oregon in the U.S.
Facts
Founded October 17, 1882
County Seat Klamath Falls
Courthouse
Address Klamath County Courthouse
304 Main Street
Klamath Falls, Or 97601-6385
Klamath County Website


Contents

County Courthouse

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).

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Historical Facts

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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

For animated maps illustrating Oregon County boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Oregon County Boundary Maps" (1843-1975) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

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Bonanza | Chiloquin | Klamath Falls | Malin | Merrill

Communities

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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

Orklamath.jpg

Military

Newspapers

Oregon Online Historical Newspapers - identifies historical archived and digitized newspapers available online on both free and pay-to-access websites.

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

See also How to order Oregon Vital Records, order electronically online or download an application for Oregon Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Divorce Certificate, Death Certificate Application to mail.

Societies, Libraries and Museums

See also a List of Oregon Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies

Family History Centers

Genealogy Websites

Klamath County Oregon Genealogy 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)

 

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