Sherman County, Oregon Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Sherman County''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Sherman County''  
 
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== Quick Facts ==
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== Quick Facts ==
 
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==== Parent County  ====
'''Sherman county''' was created from [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] County 25 February 1889. Named for William Tecumseh Sherman, Union general in the American Civil War.  
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'''25 February 1889:''' Sherman county was created from [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] County. Named for William Tecumseh Sherman, Union general in the American Civil War.  
  
 
The county seat is Moro.  
 
The county seat is Moro.  
  
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpshermandescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Sherman County Court House as of September 2006.  
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*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpshermandescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Sherman County Court House as of September 2006.  
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*Record Loss:
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
=== Cities ===
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== Places / Localities ==
  
Grass Valley | Moro | Rufus | Wasco
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=== Populated Places  ===
  
=== Unincorporated Communities  ===
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===== Cities =====
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[[Grass Valley, Oregon|Grass Valley]] | [[Moro, Oregon|Moro]] | [[Rufus, Oregon|Rufus]] | [[Wasco, Oregon|Wasco]]
  
Biggs Junction | Boardman (historical) | De Moss Springs | Early | Emigrant Springs (historical) | Erskine | Fargher | Kent | Klondike | Locus Grove | McDonald | Monkland | Rutledge | Sinks
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===== Communities =====
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[[Biggs Junction, Oregon|Biggs Junction]] | [[Kent, Oregon|Kent]]
  
 
== Neighboring Counties  ==
 
== Neighboring Counties  ==

Revision as of 08:52, 2 March 2009

United States > Oregon > Sherman County

Contents

Quick Facts

Parent County

25 February 1889: Sherman county was created from Wasco County. Named for William Tecumseh Sherman, Union general in the American Civil War.

The county seat is Moro.

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Grass Valley | Moro | Rufus | Wasco

Communities

Biggs Junction | Kent

Neighboring Counties

Gilliam | Wasco | Klickitat, Washington

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries, Museums

Genealogy Websites

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