Marion County, Oregon Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Marion County'' [[Image:Or-marion.png|right|300px|showing location of Marion County]]  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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*Marion county was renamed from [[Champoeg County, Oregon|Champoeg]] County 3 September 1849.  
 
*Marion county was renamed from [[Champoeg County, Oregon|Champoeg]] County 3 September 1849.  
*Named for Francis Marion, a Continental Army general in the American Revolutionary War.  
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*Named for Francis Marion, a Continental Army general in the American Revolutionary War.
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
None, one of original counties.
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==== Boundary Changes ====
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None, one of original counties.  
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==== Boundary Changes ====
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*Part was taken for [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] 11 June 1854.
 
*Part was taken for [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] 11 June 1854.
  
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=== Cemeteries (Rural)  ===
 
=== Cemeteries (Rural)  ===
  
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=== Church Records  ===
 
=== Church Records  ===
  
LDS Ward and Branch Records
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LDS Ward and Branch Records  
  
*Salem
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*Salem  
 
*Salem Dist
 
*Salem Dist
  
[[Trivia Tidbits, Marion County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.
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[[Trivia Tidbits, Marion County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
  
 
== Genealogy Websites  ==
 
== Genealogy Websites  ==

Revision as of 08:23, 30 November 2008

United States > Oregon > Marion County

Contents

County Courthouse

Records held at County Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

History

  • Marion county was renamed from Champoeg County 3 September 1849.
  • Named for Francis Marion, a Continental Army general in the American Revolutionary War.

Parent County

None, one of original counties.

Boundary Changes

  • Part was taken for Wasco 11 June 1854.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

  • Aumsville
  • Aurora
  • Detroit
  • Donald
  • Gates
  • Gervais
  • Hubbard
  • Idanha
  • Jefferson
  • Keizer

Census Designation Places

  • Brooks
  • Butteville
  • Four Corners
  • Hayesville
  • Labish Village
  • Marion
  • Mehama

Communities

  • Monitor
  • Pratum
  • Saint Louis
  • West Stayton

Neighboring Counties

Clackamas | Jefferson | Linn | Polk | Yamhill | Wasco

Resources

Biographies

Cemeteries (Rural)


Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Salem
  • Salem Dist

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

Genealogy Websites

The Marion County GenWeb Project part of The ORGenWeb Project, a state project affiliated with The USGenWeb Project