Morrow County, Oregon Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Morrow County''  
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.morrowcountyoregon.com/  http://www.morrowcountyoregon.com/ ]<br>100 S Court St. <br>PO Box 788 <br>Heppner, OR 97836-0788
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== Quick Facts  ==
 
== Quick Facts  ==
  
 
==== Parent Counties  ====
 
==== Parent Counties  ====
  
'''16 February 1885:''' Morrow county was created from [[Umatilla County, Oregon|Umatilla]] and [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] Counties.  
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'''16 February 1885:''' Morrow county was created from the western portion of [[Umatilla County, Oregon|Umatilla]] and the small eastern portion of [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] Counties.  
  
 
Named for Jackson L. Morrow, one of the first settlers of Morrow County, who was a member of the state legislature when the county was created.  
 
Named for Jackson L. Morrow, one of the first settlers of Morrow County, who was a member of the state legislature when the county was created.  
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== Places / Localities  ==
 
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Revision as of 08:36, 4 March 2009

United States > Oregon > Morrow County

Contents

County Courthouse

http://www.morrowcountyoregon.com/
100 S Court St.
PO Box 788
Heppner, OR 97836-0788

Quick Facts

Parent Counties

16 February 1885: Morrow county was created from the western portion of Umatilla and the small eastern portion of Wasco Counties.

Named for Jackson L. Morrow, one of the first settlers of Morrow County, who was a member of the state legislature when the county was created.

The county seat is Heppner.

  • County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Morrow County Court House as of September/October 2003.
  • Record Loss:

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Boardman | Heppner | Ione | Irrigon | Lexington

Communities

Eightmile | Ruggs

Discontinued Post Offices

Acton |

Neighboring Counties

Gilliam | Grant | Umatilla | Wheeler | Benton, Washington | Klickitat, Washington

Resources

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

Land and Deeds Records

History

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Taxation

Vital Records

Genealogy Websites

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