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== Family History Resources  ==
 
== Family History Resources  ==
  
=== '''Histories, Biographies, and Genealogies'''  ===
 
  
Hood River Genealogical Information - Families and Individuals from Public Records, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm], by Jeffrey W. Bryant. This database contains Hood River County related information from the following sources:
 
 
Hines, H. K, "An Illustrated History of the State of Oregon," Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1893.
 
 
An Illustrated History of Central Oregon, embracing Wasco, Sherman, Gilliam, Wheeler, Crook, Lake and Klamath Counties, Western Historical Publishing Company, Spokane, Washington, 1905
 
 
Belmont Methodist Church, Hood River, Oregon - Baptisms, Marriages, Funerals 1886 - 1914
 
 
Census: Japanese Population in Oregon - October 1, 1928
 
 
Directory, Oregon-Washington Telephone Company, Hood River, Oregon January 1st, 1919, Reprinted by Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society
 
 
Dragonville Sketches - Hood River High School, A Picture History, by John Lamphiear
 
 
History of Baker, Grant, Malheur and Harney Counties
 
 
History of Early Pioneer Families of Hood River, Oregon, compiled by Mrs. Della M. Coon
 
 
History of Hood River County, Oregon 1852 - 1982, Hood River County Historical Society
 
 
History of Hood River County, Oregon 1852 - 1987, Hood River County Historical Society
 
 
Carey, Charles Henry, "History of Oregon," Chicago: Pioneer Historical Pub. Co., 1922.
 
 
History of the Columbia River Valley, from The Dalles to the Sea, by Fred Lockley
 
 
McNeal, William H., "History of Wasco County, Oregon," The Dalles, Ore.: unknown, 1954?
 
 
Honor Roll of Oregon Grand Army of the Republic, 1881-1935, Compiled by Jane Myers, Cottage Grove Genealogical Society
 
 
1905 Hood River Telephone Directory
 
 
Hood River Area History from selected newspaper articles, transcribed by Jeffrey L. Elmer, http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~westklic/hrhistory.html
 
 
Hood River County Cemeteries, Columbia Gorge Genealogy Society
 
 
Hood River News Obituaries from:  http://www.hoodrivernews.com/
 
 
Hood River Glacier, original copies at the Hood River Public Library
 
 
Hood River Sun, original copies at the Hood River Public Library
 
 
Hood River News, original copies at the Hood River Public Library
 
 
Hood River Mascot yearbooks, located at the Hood River Public Library
 
 
Hood River School Census 1933, Hood River County School District, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant
 
 
Hood River School Census 1940, Hood River County School District, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant
 
 
Index of Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River Oregon, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant
 
 
Japanese-Americans of the Mid-Columbia Area and Their Relatives, Roy Higashi
 
 
Land Patent Details - BLM GLO Records, http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/
 
 
LDS Film 001974, Hood River Branch Records
 
 
National Archives: Combat Area Casualties Current File, 6/8/1956 - 1/21/1998,  http://aad.archives.gov/aad/
 
 
National Archives: Japanese American Internment Files,  http://aad.archives.gov/aad/
 
 
<br>National Archives: Korean Conflict Casualty File, 1/1/1950 - 2/7/1957,&nbsp;&nbsp;http://aad.archives.gov/aad/
 
 
Oregon Vital Records: Deaths 1903-1998, Ancestry.com
 
 
Oregon State Archives, Genealogical Information Locator,&nbsp;&nbsp;http://genealogy.state.or.us/
 
 
Pine Grove Butte Cemetery Records, Hood River Page on USGENWEB,&nbsp;&nbsp;http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orhoodri/pgcem/pine_grove_cem_burials.htm
 
 
Gaston, Joseph, "Portland, Oregon, its history and builders,"&nbsp;Chicago: S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1911.
 
 
Portrait and biographical record of Portland and vicinity, Oregon,&nbsp;Chicago: Chapman Pub. Co., 1903.
 
 
Social Security Death Index, Rootsweb.com,&nbsp;&nbsp;http://ssdi.rootsweb.ancestry.com/
 
 
Soldiers of 1861-1865 buried in Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River, Oregon, by Jean Williams Koops and Patricia F. Combs
 
 
Telephone Directory - 1973 - Hood River - Odell - Dee - Parkdale, Oregon
 
 
United States Census 1860, Wasco County, Oregon
 
 
United States Census 1870, Wasco County, Oregon
 
 
United States Census 1880, Wasco County, Oregon
 
 
United States Census 1900, Wasco County, Oregon
 
 
United States Census, 1910, Hood River County, Oregon
 
 
United States Census, 1920, Hood River County, Oregon
 
 
United States Census, 1930, Hood River County, Oregon
 
 
Vitals from the Hood River Glacier, 1889-1903, tanscribed by Jeffrey L. Elmer,&nbsp;http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~westklic/hrgvitals.html
 
 
Western States Marriage Record Index,&nbsp;http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm
 
 
World War I Draft Registration Cards,&nbsp;FHL US/CAN Film&nbsp;1852057
 
 
World War II Enlistment Records from NARA, Residence County: Hood River, Oregon
 
 
WWI Civilian Draft Registrations - Ancestry.com<br>
 
 
[http://www.findagrave.com http://www.findagrave.com/]
 
 
[http://www.wyeasthigh.com/ http://www.wyeasthigh.com/]
 
  
 
=== Cemeteries  ===
 
=== Cemeteries  ===

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United States > Oregon > Hood River County

County Courthouse

Hood River County
601 State Street
Hood River, OR 97031
(541) 386-3970 (phone)

History

  • Named for Hood River, a tributary of Columbia River.

Parent County

Created from Wasco County 23 June 1908.[1]

Boundary Changes

Records Held at the Courthouse

County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Hood River County Court House and other locations as of June 2004.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Cascade Locks
  • Hood River
Communities
  • Dee
  • Mount Hood
  • Odell
  • Parkdale
  • Pine Grove

Neighboring Counties

Clackamas | Multnomah | Wasco | Washington counties: Klickitat | Skamania


Family History Resources

Cemeteries

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

An Illustrated History of Central Oregon, embracing Wasco, Sherman, Gilliam, Wheeler, Crook, Lake and Klamath Counties, Western Historical Publishing Company, Spokane, Washington, 1905

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

The Hood River County GenWeb Project part of The ORGenWeb Project, a state project affiliated with The USGenWeb Project

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).