Washington County, Oregon Genealogy

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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orwashin/ The Washington County GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]
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*[http://www.orgenweb.org/washington/Washington/ The Washington County GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]
 
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Washington/ Linkpendium]
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Revision as of 06:16, 22 June 2010

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

Communities
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Neighboring Counties

Clackamas | Clatsop | Columbia | Multnomah | Tillamook | Yamhill

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries (Rural)

For cemeteries very nar or within the cities or communities, please see these places.

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

Church History and Records

Court Records

Deeds and Land Records

Gazetteers

History

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

Beaverton School District 

References