Malheur County, Oregon Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://www.malheurco.org/ http://www.malheurco.org/]<br>251 "B" St. West<br>Vale, OR 97918<br>  
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Malheur County Courthouse<br>251 B St W; <br>Vale, OR 97918<br> Phone: 541.473.5151&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has marriage, probate and land records from 1887
  
=== Quick Facts ===
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{{Wikipedia|Malheur County, Oregon}}  
 
{{Wikipedia|Malheur County, Oregon}}  
  
'''17 Feb 1887:''' Malheur county was created from southern portion of [[Baker County, Oregon|Baker]] County. Named for the {{wpd|Malheur River}}, which flows through it. <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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'''17 Feb 1887:''' Malheur county was created from southern portion of [[Baker County, Oregon|Baker]] County. Named for the {{wpd|Malheur River}}, which flows through it. <ref>{{WorldCat|50140092}} ▲ {{FHL|1049485|item}} ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)</ref>  
  
 
*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpmalheurdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Malheur County Court House as of July 2005.  
 
*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpmalheurdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Malheur County Court House as of July 2005.  

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Contents

County Courthouse

Malheur County Courthouse
251 B St W;
Vale, OR 97918
Phone: 541.473.5151 

County Clerk has marriage, probate and land records from 1887


Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Malheur County, Oregon

17 Feb 1887: Malheur county was created from southern portion of Baker County. Named for the Malheur River, which flows through it. [1]

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
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Adrian | Jordan Valley | Nyssa | Ontario | Vale

Communities
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Arock | Brogan | Danner | Juntura | McDermitt | Riverside | Rome

Neighboring Counties

Baker | Grant | Harney | Idaho counties: Canyon | Owyhee | Payette | Washington | Humboldt, Nevada

Trivia Tidbits

Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. > Trivia Tidbits

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Biography

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

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Malheur County, Oregon Genealogy for European and African American settlers included:

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Rivers and Waterways

Details about the rivers and waterways where farms and settlements are often found along them. >> Rivers and Waterways

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Taxation

Vital Records

Many early marriages are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. WorldCat 50140092FHL Collection Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)
  2. Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map V" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap5.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).