Lake County, Oregon Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Lake County'' [[Image:Or-lake.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
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{{Oregon-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Lake County'' [[Image:Or-lake.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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=== County Courthouse  ===
  
 
[http://www.lakecountyor.org/ http://www.lakecountyor.org/]<br>513 Center Street<br>Lakeview, OR 97630  
 
[http://www.lakecountyor.org/ http://www.lakecountyor.org/]<br>513 Center Street<br>Lakeview, OR 97630  
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=== Quick Facts  ===
 
=== Quick Facts  ===
{{Wikipedia|Lake County, Oregon}}
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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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{{Wikipedia|Lake County, Oregon}} Named for sizeable number of lakes found within the boundary, including [http://www.southernoregon.com/lakeabert/index.html Lake Abert] and {{wpd|Goose Lake (Oregon-California)|Goose Lake}}.  
  
 
[[Trivia Tidbits, Lake County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
 
[[Trivia Tidbits, Lake County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''24 October 1874:''' Created from [[Jackson County, Oregon|Jackson]] and [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] Counties. <ref>[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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'''24 October 1874:''' Created from [[Jackson County, Oregon|Jackson]] and [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] Counties. <ref>{{WorldCat|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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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/lake/laketoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Lake County.  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/lake/laketoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Lake County.  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/lake/laketoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Lake County. (Backup site)  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/lake/laketoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Lake County. (Backup site)  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localityhitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&PLACE=Lake&PARTOF=oregon&prePLACE=Lake&prePARTOF=oregon FamilySearch.org] Family History Library Catalog for Lake County.
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207137 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library Catalog for Lake County.
  
 
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Revision as of 05:23, 28 August 2010

United States > Oregon > Lake County

Contents

County Courthouse

http://www.lakecountyor.org/
513 Center Street
Lakeview, OR 97630

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Lake County, Oregon
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.

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

17 October 1882: Part taken for Klamath County.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
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Lakeview | Paisley

Communities
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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 State Original
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

References

  1. WorldCat 50140092 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].