Lake County, Oregon

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== Quick History  ==
  
*Named for sizeable number of lakes found within the boundary, including Lake Albert and Goose Lake.
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Named for sizeable number of lakes found within the boundary, including [http://www.southernoregon.com/lakeabert/index.html Lake Abert] and [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goose_Lake_(Oregon-California) Goose Lake].  
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[[Trivia Tidbits, Lake County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*Created from [[Jackson County, Oregon|Jackson]] and [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] Counties 24 October 1874.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''24 October 1874:''' Created from [[Jackson County, Oregon|Jackson]] and [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] Counties. <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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==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
*Part taken for [[Klamath County, Oregon|Klamath]] County 17 October 1882.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''17 October 1882:''' Part taken for [[Klamath County, Oregon|Klamath]] 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>
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==

Revision as of 08:10, 19 January 2009

United States > Oregon > Lake County

Contents

Courthouse

513 Center Street
Lakeview, OR 97630

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick History

Named for sizeable number of lakes found within the boundary, including Lake Abert and Goose Lake.

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

Wikipedia

Parent County

24 October 1874: Created from Jackson and Wasco Counties. [1]

Boundary Changes

17 October 1882: Part taken for Klamath County. [1]

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Lakeview
  • Paisley
Communities
  • Adel
  • Christmas Valley
  • Fort Rock
  • New Pine Creek
  • Plush
  • Silver Lake
  • Summer Lake
  • Valley Falls

Neighboring Counties

Deschutes | Harney | Klamath | Modoc County, California | Washoe County, Nevada

Resources

Cemeteries (Rural)

Census

  • 1875
  • 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. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].