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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
No parts were taken to create any county.
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No parts were taken to create any county.  
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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=== Populated Places  ===
 
=== Populated Places  ===
  
===== Cities  =====
 
 
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[[Burns, Oregon|Burns]] | [[Hines, Oregon|Hines]]
 
  
===== Communities =====
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| county  = Harney County
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| state = Oregon
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| template_name = Harney County, Oregon
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| color = #ccf
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| map_image = Or-harney.png
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| map_size = 100x100
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| seat = Burns
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| title1 = Cities
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| body1  =
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{{Nowrap|[[Burns, Oregon|Burns]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Hines, Oregon|Hines]] {{!}}}}\
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| title2 = Unincorporated communities
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| body2 =
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{{Nowrap|[[Buchanan, Oregon|Buchanan]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Crane, Oregon|Crane]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Diamond, Oregon|Diamond]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Drewsey, Oregon|Drewsey]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Dunnean, Oregon|Dunnean]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Fields, Oregon|Estes]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Frenchglen, Oregon|Frenchglen]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Frost Mill, Oregon|Frost Mill]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Harney, Oregon|Harney]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Indian Village, Oregon|Indian Village]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Lawen, Oregon|Lawen]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[New Princeton, Oregon|New Princeton]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Riley, Oregon|Riley]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Suntex, Oregon|Suntex]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Trout Creek, Oregon|Trout Creek]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Van, Oregon|Van]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Venator, Oregon|Venator]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Voltage, Oregon|Voltage]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Wagontire, Oregon|Wagontire]] {{!}}}}
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| title3 = Indian Reservation
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| body3  =
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{{Nowrap|[[Malheur River Indian Reservation|Malheur River]] {{!}}}}
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| title4 = Ghost Towns
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| body4  =
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{{Nowrap|[[Andrews, Oregon|Andrews]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Blitzen, Oregon|Blitzen]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Narrows, Oregon|Narrows]] {{!}}}}
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| title5 = Neighboring Counties
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| body5 =
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{{Nowrap|[[Crook County, Oregon|Crook]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Deschutes County, Oregon|Deschutes]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Lake County, Oregon|Lake]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Malheur County, Oregon|Malheur]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|Nevada Counties {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humboldt]] {{!}}}}
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{{Nowrap|[[Washoe County, Nevada|Washoe]] {{!}}}}
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[[Andrews, Oregon|Andrews]] | [[Buchanan, Oregon|Buchanan]] | [[Crane, Oregon|Crane]] | [[Diamond, Oregon|Diamond]] | [[Drewsey, Oregon|Drewsey]] | [[Dunnean, Oregon|Dunnean]] | [[Fields, Oregon|Fields]] | [[Frenchglen, Oregon|Frenchglen]] | [[Frost Mill, Oregon|Frost Mill]] | [[Harney, Oregon|Harney]] | [[Indian Village, Oregon|Indian Village]] | [[Lawen, Oregon|Lawen]] | [[Narrows, Oregon|Narrows]] | [[New Princeton, Oregon|New Princeton]] | [[Riley, Oregon|Riley]] | [[Suntex, Oregon|Suntex]] | [[Trout Creek, Oregon|Trout Creek]] | [[Van, Oregon|Van]] | [[Venator, Oregon|Venator]] | [[Voltage, Oregon|Voltage]] | [[Wagontire, Oregon|Wagontire]]
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[[Category:Oregon county navigational boxes|{{PAGENAME}}]]
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[[Category:Grant County, Oregon| ]]
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</noinclude>
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
[[Crook County, Oregon|Crook]] | [[Deschutes County, Oregon|Deschutes]] | [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] | [[Lake County, Oregon|Lake]] | [[Malheur County, Oregon|Malheur]] | '''Nevada '''counties: [[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humboldt]] | [[Washoe County, Nevada|Washoe]]
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[[Crook County, Oregon|Crook]] | [[Deschutes County, Oregon|Deschutes]] | [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] | [[Lake County, Oregon|Lake]] | [[Malheur County, Oregon|Malheur]] | '''Nevada '''counties: [[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humboldt]] | [[Washoe County, Nevada|Washoe]]  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
  
*1870, part of Grant County. Entire area that later formed Harney County was not enumerated.<br>
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*1870, part of Grant County. Entire area that later formed Harney County was not enumerated.<br>  
*1880, part of Grant County. Entire area that later formed Harney County was not enumerated.<br>
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*1880, part of Grant County. Entire area that later formed Harney County was not enumerated.<br>  
*1890
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*1890  
*1900
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*1900  
*1910
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*1910  
*1920
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*1920  
 
*1930
 
*1930
  
==== Church History and Records<br> ====
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==== Church History and Records<br> ====
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
Many early marriages are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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Many early marriages are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
  
 
=== Societies, Libraries, Museums  ===
 
=== Societies, Libraries, Museums  ===
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Harney_County,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Harney_County,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 05:00, 12 August 2009

United States > Oregon > Harney County
showing location of Harney County

County Courthouse

Harney County Courthouse, 1942
http://www.co.harney.or.us/
450 N Buena Vista Avenue
Burns, OR 97720-1533

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Maj. Gen. William Selby Harney

Named for Brig. Gen. William S. Harney of U.S. Army, who was involved in "Pig War" and popular in the Pacific Northwest.

Wikipedia

Parent County

23 February 1889: Harney county was created from Grant County. [1]

Boundary Changes

No parts were taken to create any county.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

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Neighboring Counties

Crook | Deschutes | Grant | Lake | Malheur | Nevada counties: Humboldt | Washoe

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1870, part of Grant County. Entire area that later formed Harney County was not enumerated.
  • 1880, part of Grant County. Entire area that later formed Harney County was not enumerated.
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Many early marriages are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

Societies, Libraries, Museums

Websites

References

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