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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Douglas County'' [[Image:Or-douglas.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Douglas County]]  
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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Douglas County'' [[Image:Or-douglas.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Or-douglas-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Douglas County Courthouse, 1929, 1956, 1977]] [http://www.co.douglas.or.us/ http://www.co.douglas.or.us/]<br>1036 SE Douglas Street<br>Roseburg, OR 97470  
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[[Image:Or-douglas-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px]] [http://www.co.douglas.or.us/ http://www.co.douglas.or.us/]<br>1036 SE Douglas Street<br>Roseburg, OR 97470  
  
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
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== Quick Facts  ==
 
== Quick Facts  ==
 
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{{Wikipedia|Douglas County, Oregon}}
[[Image:Douglas-stephena.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Stephen A. Douglas, Illinois]]  
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Named for U.S. Senator [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_A._Douglas Stephen A. Douglas] of Illinois.  
 
Named for U.S. Senator [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_A._Douglas Stephen A. Douglas] of Illinois.  
 
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Douglas_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]
 
  
 
[[Trivia Tidbits, Douglas County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits]]: Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
 
[[Trivia Tidbits, Douglas County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits]]: Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.  
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[[Ash, Oregon|Ash]] | [[Azalea, Oregon|Azalea]] | [[Camas Valley, Oregon|Camas Valley]] | [[Curtin, Oregon|Curtin]] | [[Days Creek, Oregon|Days Creek]] | [[Gardiner, Oregon|Gardiner]] | [[Glide, Oregon|Glide]] | [[Green, Oregon|Green]] | [[Scottsburg, Oregon|Scottsburg]] | [[Tenmile, Douglas County, Oregon|Tenmile]] | [[Tiller, Oregon|Tiller]] | [[Umpqua, Oregon|Umpqua]] | [[Winchester, Oregon|Winchester]]
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[[Ash, Oregon|Ash]] | [[Azalea, Oregon|Azalea]] | [[Camas Valley, Oregon|Camas Valley]] | [[Curtin, Oregon|Curtin]] | [[Days Creek, Oregon|Days Creek]] | [[Gardiner, Oregon|Gardiner]] | [[Glide, Oregon|Glide]] | [[Green, Oregon|Green]] | [[Scottsburg, Oregon|Scottsburg]] | [[Tenmile, Douglas County, Oregon|Tenmile]] | [[Tiller, Oregon|Tiller]] | [[Umpqua, Oregon|Umpqua]] | [[Winchester, Oregon|Winchester]]  
  
 
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==== Census  ====
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*1853 Territorial Transcription and Index
 
 
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*1930
  
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*1853 Territorial Transcription and Index
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== Societies and Libraries ==
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ordougla/ The Douglas County GenWeb Project];part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ordougla/ The Douglas County GenWeb Project];part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/douglas/douglastoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Douglas County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/douglas/douglastoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Douglas County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/douglas/douglastoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Douglas County (backup site)  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/douglas/douglastoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Douglas County (backup site)  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207103&subject_disp=Oregon%2C+Douglas&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Douglas County.
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207103 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Douglas County.
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Douglas_County,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 18:41, 21 June 2010

United States > Oregon > Douglas County

County Courthouse

Or-douglas-ch.jpg
http://www.co.douglas.or.us/
1036 SE Douglas Street
Roseburg, OR 97470

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Douglas County, Oregon
Douglas-stephena.jpg

Named for U.S. Senator Stephen A. Douglas of Illinois.

Trivia Tidbits: Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.

Parent County

7 January 1852: Created from the part of Umpqua County lying east of Coast Range summit. [1]

Boundary Changes

11 January 1854: Part was taken to form Wasco County. [1]

1856: Camas Valley of Umpqua County was annexed to Douglas County.

1862: Douglas County absorbed the remaining parts of Umpqua County.

1915: Boundary adjustments were made with Jackson and Lane counties.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
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Canyonville | Drain | Elkton | Glendale | Myrtle Creek | Oakland | Reedsport | Riddle | Roseburg | Sutherlin | Winston | Yoncalla

Communities
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Ash | Azalea | Camas Valley | Curtin | Days Creek | Gardiner | Glide | Green | Scottsburg | Tenmile | Tiller | Umpqua | Winchester

Neighboring Counties

Coos | Curry | Jackson | Josephine | Klamath | Lane

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Territorial

  • 1853 Territorial Transcription and Index

= Church History and Records

Court

Gazetteers

History

Land

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

References

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