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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Curry County'' [[Image:Or-curry.png|right|400px|showing location of Curry County]]  
 
{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Curry County'' [[Image:Or-curry.png|right|400px|showing location of Curry County]]  
  
== [http://www.co.curry.or.us/ County Courthouse] ==
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Or-curry-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Curry County Courthouse, 1958]] Curry County Courthouse<br> 29821 Ellensburg Ave<br> PO Box 746<br> Gold Beach, OR 97444  
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[[Image:Or-curry-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Curry County Courthouse, 1958]] [http://www.co.curry.or.us/ http://www.co.curry.or.us/]<br>Curry County Courthouse<br> 29821 Ellensburg Ave<br> PO Box 746<br> Gold Beach, OR 97444  
  
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
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== Quick History ==
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== Quick Facts ==
  
 
Named for [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Law_Curry George Law Curry], last Governor of [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]], 1853-1859.  
 
Named for [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Law_Curry George Law Curry], last Governor of [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]], 1853-1859.  
  
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curry_County,_Oregon Wikipedia<br>]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curry_County,_Oregon Wikipedia<br>]  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''18 December 1855:''' Created from [[Coos County, Oregon|Coos]] County. <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>  
 
'''18 December 1855:''' Created from [[Coos County, Oregon|Coos]] County. <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 ====
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==== Boundary Changes ====
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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===== Cities  =====
 
===== Cities  =====
  
[[Brookings, Oregon|Brookings]] | [[Gold Beach, Oregon|Gold Beach]] | [[Port Orford, Oregon|Port Orford]]
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[[Brookings, Oregon|Brookings]] | [[Gold Beach, Oregon|Gold Beach]] | [[Port Orford, Oregon|Port Orford]]  
  
===== Communities =====
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===== Communities =====
[[Agness, Oregon|Agness]] | [[Carpenterville, Oregon|Carpenterville]] | [[Harbor, Oregon|Harbor]] | [[Langlois, Oregon|Langlois]] | [[Nesika Beach, Oregon|Nesika Beach]] | [[Ophir, Oregon|Ophir]] | [[Pistol River, Oregon|Pistol River]] | [[Sixes, Oregon|Sixes]] | [[Wedderburn, Oregon|Wedderburn]]
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[[Agness, Oregon|Agness]] | [[Carpenterville, Oregon|Carpenterville]] | [[Harbor, Oregon|Harbor]] | [[Langlois, Oregon|Langlois]] | [[Nesika Beach, Oregon|Nesika Beach]] | [[Ophir, Oregon|Ophir]] | [[Pistol River, Oregon|Pistol River]] | [[Sixes, Oregon|Sixes]] | [[Wedderburn, Oregon|Wedderburn]]  
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
  
*1856 Transcription and index
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Revision as of 08:16, 4 March 2009

United States > Oregon > Curry County

County Courthouse

Curry County Courthouse, 1958
http://www.co.curry.or.us/
Curry County Courthouse
29821 Ellensburg Ave
PO Box 746
Gold Beach, OR 97444

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Named for George Law Curry, last Governor of Oregon Territory, 1853-1859.

Wikipedia

Parent County

18 December 1855: Created from Coos County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Brookings | Gold Beach | Port Orford

Communities

Agness | Carpenterville | Harbor | Langlois | Nesika Beach | Ophir | Pistol River | Sixes | Wedderburn

Neighboring Counties

Coos | Douglas | Josephine | Del Norte County, California

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1856 Transcription and index
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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