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=== County Courthouse  ===
 
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==== Quick Facts  ====
 
==== Quick Facts  ====
 
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{{Wikipedia|Harney County, Oregon}}
 
Named for Brig. Gen. William S. Harney of U.S. Army, who was involved in "Pig War" and popular in the Pacific Northwest.  
 
Named for Brig. Gen. William S. Harney of U.S. Army, who was involved in "Pig War" and popular in the Pacific Northwest.  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''23 February 1889:''' Harney county was created from [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] 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>  
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'''23 February 1889:''' Harney county was created from [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] County. <ref> {{WorldCat|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  ====
  
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  ===
  
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{{Harney County, Oregon}}  
 
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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
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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]]
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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===Archives and Libraries===
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=== Cemeteries  ===
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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=== Census ===
  
==== Census  ====
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*1870, part of Grant County. Entire area that later formed Harney County was not enumerated.  
 
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*1880, part of Grant County. Entire area that later formed Harney County was not enumerated.
*1870, 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>
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*1900  
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*1930
 
*1930
  
==== Church History and Records<br> ====
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==== Court ====
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=== Court Records ===
  
==== Gazetteers  ====
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=== Gazetteers  ===
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===History===
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=== Land and Property ===
  
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=== Maps ===
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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=== Military History and Records ===
  
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=== Newspapers ===
  
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=== Probate Records ===
  
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=== Taxation ===
  
==== Probate  ====
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=== Vital Records  ===
 
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Many early marriages are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
 
Many early marriages are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
  
=== Societies, Libraries, Museums  ===
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== Societies, Libraries, Museums  ==
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==
  
*[http://www.orgenweb.org/harney/ The Harney County GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]
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*[http://www.orgenweb.org/harney/ The Harney County GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Harney/ Linkpendium]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Harney/ Linkpendium]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/harney/harneytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Harney County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/harney/harneytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Harney County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/harney/harneytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Harney County (backup site)  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/harney/harneytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Harney County (backup site)  
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Harney_County,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Harney_County,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 08:03, 27 August 2010




Harney County, Oregon
Map
Map of Oregon highlighting Harney County
Location in the state of Oregon
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oregon
Location of Oregon in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 23, 1889
County Seat Burns
Courthouse
Or-harney-ch.jpg
Website: www.co.harney.or.us
Named for: Gen. William Shelby Harney
Harney-williamselby.jpg


Template:Oregon-stubUnited States > Oregon > Harney County

County Courthouse

Harney County Courthouse
450 N Buena Vista Avenue
Burns, OR 97720-1533

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Harney County, Oregon

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

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

Resources

Archives and Libraries

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 Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Societies, Libraries, Museums

Websites

References

  1. {{WorldCat|50140092} Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].