Sherman County, Oregon

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== History and Tidbits ==
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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Sherman County''
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== History and Tidbits ==
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'''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.  
 
'''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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[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.  
 
[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.  
  
=== Cities ===
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=== Cities ===
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Grass Valley | Moro | Rufus | Wasco  
 
Grass Valley | Moro | Rufus | Wasco  
  
=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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Biggs Junction | Boardman (historical) | De Moss Springs | Early | Emigrant Springs (historical) | Erskine | Fargher | Kent | Klondike | Locus Grove | McDonald | Monkland | Rutledge | Sinks  
 
Biggs Junction | Boardman (historical) | De Moss Springs | Early | Emigrant Springs (historical) | Erskine | Fargher | Kent | Klondike | Locus Grove | McDonald | Monkland | Rutledge | Sinks  
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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== Neighboring Counties ==
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[[Gilliam County, Oregon|Gilliam]] | [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] | [[Klickitat County, Washington|Klickitat,]] Washington  
 
[[Gilliam County, Oregon|Gilliam]] | [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] | [[Klickitat County, Washington|Klickitat,]] Washington  
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== Resources ==
  
 
== Genealogy Websites  ==
 
== Genealogy Websites  ==

Revision as of 04:37, 30 August 2008

United States > Oregon > Sherman County

Contents

History and Tidbits

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

The county seat is Moro.

County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Sherman County Court House as of September 2006.

Cities

Grass Valley | Moro | Rufus | Wasco

Unincorporated Communities

Biggs Junction | Boardman (historical) | De Moss Springs | Early | Emigrant Springs (historical) | Erskine | Fargher | Kent | Klondike | Locus Grove | McDonald | Monkland | Rutledge | Sinks

Neighboring Counties

Gilliam | Wasco | Klickitat, Washington

Resources

Genealogy Websites

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