Washington County, Oregon Genealogy

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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
[[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] | [[Clatsop County, Oregon|Clatsop]] | [[Columbia County, Oregon|Columbia]] | [[Multnomah County, Oregon|Multnomah]] | [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook]] | [[Yamhill County, Oregon|Yamhill]]  
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[[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] | [[Clatsop County, Oregon|Clatsop]] | [[Columbia County, Oregon|Columbia]] | [[Multnomah County, Oregon|Multnomah]] | [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook]] | [[Yamhill County, Oregon|Yamhill]]
  
 
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Revision as of 22:24, 4 March 2009

United States > Oregon > Washington County

Contents

County Courthouse

http://www.co.washington.or.us/cgi/home/washco.pl

155 N. First Avenue, Suite 300
Hillsboro, OR 97124
(503) 846-8685

  • Records Held at the Courthouse

County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Washington County Court House as of October 2005.

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Wikipedia

3 September 1849: Washington county was renamed from Twality County.

Named for George Washington, the first president of the United States.

Boundary Changes

16 January 1854: Columbia County set off. 22 December 1854: Multnomah County set off.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Banks | Beaverton | Cornelius | Durham | Forest Grove | Gaston | Hillsboro | King City | Lake Oswego | North Plains | Portland | Rivergrove | Sherwood | Tigard | Tualatin | Wilsonville

Communities

Neighboring Counties

Clackamas | Clatsop | Columbia | Multnomah | Tillamook | Yamhill

Resources

Census

  • 1845 Territorial Transcription and Index (under name of Tuality, Twalatain and Twality County)
  • 1849 Territorial Transcription and Index (under name of Twality County)
  • 1850 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1853 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1856 Territorial Transcription and Index

Genealogy Websites

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