Yamhill County, Oregon

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Yamhill County''  
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== History and Tidbits  ==
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'''Yamhill county''' was created from the [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]] 5 July 1843. February 1899. Named for a local [[Portal:Indians of North America|Native American]] tribe, the Yamhill, a part of North Kalapuyan family.
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
The county seat is McMinnville, since 1886. Lafayette was a former county seat.  
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[http://www.co.yamhill.or.us/ http://www.co.yamhill.or.us/] 535 E. 5th St., McMinnville, OR 97128
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*Records Held at the Courthouse
  
 
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpyamhilldescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Yamhill County Court House as of October 2005.  
 
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpyamhilldescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Yamhill County Court House as of October 2005.  
  
=== Cities  ===
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*Record Loss:
  
Amity | Carlton | Dayton | Dundee | Lafayette | McMinnville | Newberg | Sheridan | Willamina | Yamhill
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Lafayette was a former county seat until 1886.
  
===== Unincorporated Communities =====
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== Quick Facts ==
  
Bellevue | Cove Orchard | Dellwood | Dewey | Eola Crest | Eola Village | Fairdale | Gopher | Grand Ronde Agency | Hopewell | Keona | Lunnville | Midway | Orchard View | Pleasantdale | Rex | Riverside | Saint Joseph | Springbrook | Sunnycrest | Unionvale | Wapato | Wheatland | Whiteson  
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamhill_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]
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'''5 July 1843:''' Yamhill county was created from the [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]].
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Named for a local [[Indians of North America|Native American]] tribe, the Yamhill, a part of North Kalapuyan family.
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== Places / Localities  ==
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=== Populated Places  ===
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===== Cities  =====
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[[Amity, Oregon|Amity]] | [[Carlton, Oregon|Carlton]] | [[Dayton, Oregon|Dayton]] | [[Dundee, Oregon|Dundee]] | [[Lafayette, Oregon|Lafayette]] | [[McMinnville, Oregon|McMinnville]] | [[Newberg, Oregon|Newberg]] | [[Sheridan, Oregon|Sheridan]] | [[Willamina, Oregon|Willamina]] | [[Yamhill, Oregon|Yamhill]]
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===== Communities  =====
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[[Bellevue, Oregon|Bellevue]] | [[Cove Orchard, Oregon|Cove Orchard]] | [[Dellwood, Oregon|Dellwood]] | [[Dewey, Oregon|Dewey]] | [[Gopher, Oregon|Gopher]] | [[Grand Island, Oregon|Grand Island]] | [[Hopewell, Oregon|Hopewell]] | [[Lunnville, Oregon|Lunnville]] | [[Midway, Yamhill County, Oregon|Midway]] | [[Rex, Oregon|Rex]] | [[Riverside, Yamhill County, Oregon|Riverside]] | [[Saint Joseph, Oregon|Saint Joseph]] | [[Shipley, Oregon|Shipley]] | [[Springbrook, Oregon|Springbrook]] | [[Sunnycrest, Oregon|Sunnycrest]] | [[Wapato, Oregon|Wapato]] | [[Wheatland, Oregon|Wheatland]] | [[Whiteson, Oregon|Whiteson]]
  
 
===== Indian Reservation  =====
 
===== Indian Reservation  =====
  
*Grand Ronde (Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community - specifically Chasta, Kalapuya, Molalla, Rogue River, Klickitat, Chinook, Tillamook, French-Canadian (Iroqouian).
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Grand Ronde Agency (Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community - specifically Chasta, Kalapuya, Molalla, Rogue River, Klickitat, Chinook, Tillamook, French-Canadian (Iroqouian).  
  
== Neighboring Counties  ==
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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
 
[[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] | [[Marion County, Oregon|Marion]] | [[Polk County, Oregon|Polk]] | [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook]] | [[Washington County, Oregon|Washington]]  
 
[[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] | [[Marion County, Oregon|Marion]] | [[Polk County, Oregon|Polk]] | [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook]] | [[Washington County, Oregon|Washington]]  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
Census  
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==== Biography  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census ====
  
 
*1845 Territorial Transcription and Index  
 
*1845 Territorial Transcription and Index  
 
*1849 Territorial Transcription and Index
 
*1849 Territorial Transcription and Index
  
== Genealogy Websites ==
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==== Church History and Records ====
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==== History  ====
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==== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ====
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==== Web Sites  ====
  
 
[http://sites.onlinemac.com/history/ The Yamhill GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]  
 
[http://sites.onlinemac.com/history/ The Yamhill GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]  
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== References  ==
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[[Category:Yamhill_Country,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Yamhill_Country,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 23:00, 4 March 2009

United States > Oregon > Yamhill County

Contents

County Courthouse

http://www.co.yamhill.or.us/ 535 E. 5th St., McMinnville, OR 97128

  • Records Held at the Courthouse

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

  • Record Loss:

Lafayette was a former county seat until 1886.

Quick Facts

Wikipedia

5 July 1843: Yamhill county was created from the Oregon Territory.

Named for a local Native American tribe, the Yamhill, a part of North Kalapuyan family.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Amity | Carlton | Dayton | Dundee | Lafayette | McMinnville | Newberg | Sheridan | Willamina | Yamhill

Communities

Bellevue | Cove Orchard | Dellwood | Dewey | Gopher | Grand Island | Hopewell | Lunnville | Midway | Rex | Riverside | Saint Joseph | Shipley | Springbrook | Sunnycrest | Wapato | Wheatland | Whiteson

Indian Reservation

Grand Ronde Agency (Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community - specifically Chasta, Kalapuya, Molalla, Rogue River, Klickitat, Chinook, Tillamook, French-Canadian (Iroqouian).

Neighboring Counties

Clackamas | Marion | Polk | Tillamook | Washington

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1845 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1849 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

Web Sites

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

References