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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*Clackamas county was created 5 July 1843 from the [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]].<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''5 July 1843:''' Clackamas county was created from the [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]]. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092 ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
*Parts were taken off to create:  
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'''11 January 1854:''' [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco County]] set off. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092 ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
**[[Multnomah County, Oregon|Multhomah County]] 22 December 1854 <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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**[[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco County]] 11 January 1854.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''22 December 1854:''' [[Multnomah County, Oregon|Multhomah County]] set off. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092 ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
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== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==

Revision as of 05:22, 19 January 2009

United States > Oregon > Clackamas County
File:Or-clackamas.png
showing location of Clackamas County

County Courthouse

Clackamas County Courthouse, 1937
Clackamas County Office of the County Clerk
2051 Kaen Rd, 2nd floor
Oregon City, OR 97045

Records held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss

History

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Parent County

5 July 1843: Clackamas county was created from the Oregon Territory. [1]

Boundary Changes

11 January 1854: Wasco County set off. [1]

22 December 1854: Multhomah County set off. [1]


Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Barlow
  • Canby
  • Damascus
  • Estacada
  • Gladstone
  • Happy Valley
  • Johnson City
  • Lake Oswego
  • Milwaukie
  • Molalla
  • Oregon City
  • Portland
  • Rivergrove
  • Sandy
  • Tualatin
  • West Linn
  • Wilsonville
Hamlets
  • Beavercreek
  • Mulino
  • Stafford
Village
  • Mount Hood Village
Communities
  • Barton
  • Boring
  • Brightwood
  • Carver
  • Clackamas
  • Colton
  • Cottrell
  • Eagle Creek
  • Government Camp
  • Jennings Lodge
  • Marmot
  • Marquam
  • Marylhurst
  • Oak Grove
  • Oatfield
  • Redland
  • Rhododendron
  • Riverside
  • Springwater
  • Sunnyside
  • Wankers Corner
  • Welches
  • Wemme
  • Yoder
  • Zigzag

Neighboring Counties

Hood River | Marion | Multnomah | Wasco | Washington | Yamhill

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church History and Records

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Websites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].