Multnomah County, Oregon

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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ormultno/ The Multnomah County GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/multnomah/multnomahtoc.htm USGenWeb Archives]
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== References  ==

Revision as of 05:33, 22 June 2010

United States > Oregon > Multnomah County
showing location of Multnomah COunty

Contents

County Courthouse

http://www.co.multnomah.or.us/

Multnomah County Courthouse
1021 S.W. Fourth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204

Quick Facts

Parent Counties

22 December 1854: Multnomah county was created from Clackamas and Washington Counties. Named after Native American people first recorded in the journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, the Mulknomans, who inhabited the area of Portland, most specifically on Sauvie Island.

The county seat is Portland.

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
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Fairview | Gresham | Lake Oswego | Maywood Park | Milwaukie | Portland | Troutdale | Wood Village

Communities
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Bonneville | Bridal Veil | Corbett | Dunthorpe | Latourell | Riverwood

Neighboring Counties

Clackamas | Columbia | Hood River | Washington | Washington counties: Clark | Skamania

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries (Rural)

Census

  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1895---State census, lists only names (no age or birthplace). An index is available in the Oregon Historical Records Index, at the Oregon State Archives.
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

Histories

Land and Deed Records

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

The Genealogical Forum of Oregon has placed an index on-line to the following marriage books: (FI$)

The Index provides the following information:

  1. Surname and given Name
  2. Spouse’s Surname and given name
  3. Year
  4. Volume
  5. Page

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References