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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Hood River County'' [[Image:Or-hood-river.png|right|400px]]  
 
''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Hood River County'' [[Image:Or-hood-river.png|right|400px]]  
  
== [http://www.co.hood-river.or.us/ County Courthouse ]  ==
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== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.hood-river.or.us/ http://www.co.hood-river.or.us/]<br>Hood River County<br>601 State Street<br>Hood River, OR 97031<br>(541) 386-3970 (phone)<br>
  
Hood River County<br>601 State Street<br>Hood River, OR 97031<br>(541) 386-3970 (phone)<br>
 
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
  
*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cphoodriverdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Hood River County Court House and other locations as of June 2004.  
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*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cphoodriverdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Hood River County Court House and other locations as of June 2004.
  
 
*Record Loss:
 
*Record Loss:
  
== Quick History ==
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== Quick Facts ==
  
 
Named for [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hood_River Hood River], a tributary of Columbia River.  
 
Named for [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hood_River Hood River], a tributary of Columbia River.  
  
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hood_River_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hood_River_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''23 June 1908:''' Created from [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco 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>  
 
'''23 June 1908:''' Created from [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco 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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===== Communities  =====
 
===== Communities  =====
  
[[Dee, Oregon|Dee]] | [[Mount Hood, Oregon|Mount Hood]] | [[Odell, Oregon|Odell]] | [[Parkdale, Oregon|Parkdale]] | [[Pine Grove, Hood River County, Oregon|Pine Grove]]
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[[Dee, Oregon|Dee]] | [[Mount Hood, Oregon|Mount Hood]] | [[Odell, Oregon|Odell]] | [[Parkdale, Oregon|Parkdale]] | [[Pine Grove, Hood River County, Oregon|Pine Grove]]  
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
[[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] | [[Multnomah County, Oregon|Multnomah]] | [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] | '''Washington '''counties: [[Klickitat County, Washington|Klickitat]] | [[Skamania County, Washington|Skamania]]
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[[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] | [[Multnomah County, Oregon|Multnomah]] | [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] | '''Washington '''counties: [[Klickitat County, Washington|Klickitat]] | [[Skamania County, Washington|Skamania]]  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*Soldiers of 1861-1865 buried in Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River, Oregon, by Jean Williams Koops and Patricia F. Combs  
 
*Soldiers of 1861-1865 buried in Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River, Oregon, by Jean Williams Koops and Patricia F. Combs  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orhoodri/pgcem/pine_grove_cem_burials.htm Pine Grove Butte Cemetery Records], Hood River Page on USGENWEB  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orhoodri/pgcem/pine_grove_cem_burials.htm Pine Grove Butte Cemetery Records], Hood River Page on USGENWEB  
*Index of Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River Oregon, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant&nbsp;http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm
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*Index of Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River Oregon, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant&nbsp;http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm  
 
*Hood River County Cemeteries, Columbia Gorge Genealogy Society
 
*Hood River County Cemeteries, Columbia Gorge Genealogy Society
  
==== Census ====
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==== Census ====
*Japanese Population in Oregon - October 1, 1928
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*Hood River School Census 1933, Hood River County School District, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant
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*Japanese Population in Oregon - October 1, 1928  
*Hood River School Census 1940, Hood River County School District, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant  
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*Hood River School Census 1933, Hood River County School District, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant  
==== Church History and Records ====
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*Hood River School Census 1940, Hood River County School District, transcribed by Jeffrey W. Bryant
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==== Church History and Records ====
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*Rural Area Only
 
*Rural Area Only
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
==== Directories ====
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==== Directories ====
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*Telephone Directory - 1973 - Hood River - Odell - Dee - Parkdale, Oregon  
 
*Telephone Directory - 1973 - Hood River - Odell - Dee - Parkdale, Oregon  
*1905 Hood River Telephone Directory
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*1905 Hood River Telephone Directory  
 
*Directory, Oregon-Washington Telephone Company, Hood River, Oregon January 1st, 1919, Reprinted by Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society
 
*Directory, Oregon-Washington Telephone Company, Hood River, Oregon January 1st, 1919, Reprinted by Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society
==== Ethnic Groups ====
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==== Ethnic Groups ====
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*Japanese-Americans of the Mid-Columbia Area and Their Relatives, Roy Higashi  
 
*Japanese-Americans of the Mid-Columbia Area and Their Relatives, Roy Higashi  
*National Archives: Japanese American Internment Files, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/
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*National Archives: Japanese American Internment Files, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/
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==== Gazetteers  ====
 
==== Gazetteers  ====
  
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
*Land Patent Details - BLM GLO Records, http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/  
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*Land Patent Details - BLM GLO Records, http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
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*Honor Roll of Oregon Grand Army of the Republic, 1881-1935, Compiled by Jane Myers, Cottage Grove Genealogical Society  
 
*Honor Roll of Oregon Grand Army of the Republic, 1881-1935, Compiled by Jane Myers, Cottage Grove Genealogical Society  
 
*WWI Civilian Draft Registrations - Ancestry.com  
 
*WWI Civilian Draft Registrations - Ancestry.com  
*World War I Draft Registration Cards, FHL US/CAN Film 1852057&nbsp;&nbsp;http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm
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*World War I Draft Registration Cards, FHL US/CAN Film 1852057&nbsp;&nbsp;http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm  
 
*World War II Enlistment Records from NARA, Residence County: Hood River, Oregon  
 
*World War II Enlistment Records from NARA, Residence County: Hood River, Oregon  
 
*National Archives: Korean Conflict Casualty File, 1/1/1950 - 2/7/1957, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/  
 
*National Archives: Korean Conflict Casualty File, 1/1/1950 - 2/7/1957, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/  
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
*Hood River Glacier, original copies at the Hood River Public Library
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*Hood River Sun, original copies at the Hood River Public Library
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*Hood River Glacier, original copies at the Hood River Public Library  
*Hood River News, original copies at the Hood River Public Library  
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*Hood River Sun, original copies at the Hood River Public Library  
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*Hood River News, original copies at the Hood River Public Library
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==== Obituaries  ====
 
==== Obituaries  ====
  
*[http://www.hoodrivernews.com/ Hood River News] Obituaries
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*[http://www.hoodrivernews.com/ Hood River News] Obituaries
  
==== Probate Records ====
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==== Probate Records ====
  
 
==== Schools  ====
 
==== Schools  ====
  
 
*Hood River Mascot yearbooks, located at the Hood River Public Library  
 
*Hood River Mascot yearbooks, located at the Hood River Public Library  
*[http://www.wyeasthigh.com/ Wy East High School]<br>
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*[http://www.wyeasthigh.com/ Wy East High School]<br>
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
*[http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~westklic/hrgvitals.html Vitals from the Hood River Glacier], 1889-1903, tanscribed by Jeffrey L. Elmer<br>
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*[http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~westklic/hrgvitals.html Vitals from the Hood River Glacier], 1889-1903, tanscribed by Jeffrey L. Elmer<br>  
*[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Record Index]<br>
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*[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Record Index]<br>  
 
*Oregon Vital Records: Deaths 1903-1998, Ancestry.com (pay for access)<br>
 
*Oregon Vital Records: Deaths 1903-1998, Ancestry.com (pay for access)<br>
  

Revision as of 08:20, 4 March 2009

United States > Oregon > Hood River County

County Courthouse

http://www.co.hood-river.or.us/
Hood River County
601 State Street
Hood River, OR 97031
(541) 386-3970 (phone)

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:

Quick Facts

Named for Hood River, a tributary of Columbia River.

Wikipedia

Parent County

23 June 1908: Created from Wasco County. [1]

Boundary Changes

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

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • Japanese Population in Oregon - October 1, 1928
  • 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

Church History and Records

  • Rural Area Only

Court

Directories

  • Telephone Directory - 1973 - Hood River - Odell - Dee - Parkdale, Oregon
  • 1905 Hood River Telephone Directory
  • Directory, Oregon-Washington Telephone Company, Hood River, Oregon January 1st, 1919, Reprinted by Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society

Ethnic Groups

  • Japanese-Americans of the Mid-Columbia Area and Their Relatives, Roy Higashi
  • National Archives: Japanese American Internment Files, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/

Gazetteers

General Genealogy

Land

Local Histories

  • Dragonville Sketches - Hood River High School, A Picture History, by John Lamphiear
  • 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
  • History of Oregon, Carey, Charles Henry, Chicago: Pioneer Historical Pub. Co., 1922.
  • History of the Columbia River Valley, from The Dalles to the Sea, by Fred Lockley
  • History of Wasco County, Oregon, McNeal, William H., The Dalles, Ore.: unknown, 1954?
  • An Illustrated History of Central Oregon, embracing Wasco, Sherman, Gilliam, Wheeler, Crook, Lake and Klamath Counties, Western Historical Publishing Company, Spokane, Washington, 1905
  • Portland, Oregon, its history and builders, Chicago:Gaston, Joseph, S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1911.
  • Portrait and biographical record of Portland and vicinity, Oregon, Chicago: Chapman Pub. Co., 1903.
  • Hood River Area History from selected newspaper articles, transcribed by Jeffrey L. Elmer

Maps

Military

  • Honor Roll of Oregon Grand Army of the Republic, 1881-1935, Compiled by Jane Myers, Cottage Grove Genealogical Society
  • WWI Civilian Draft Registrations - Ancestry.com
  • World War I Draft Registration Cards, FHL US/CAN Film 1852057  http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bryajw/HoodRiver/index.htm
  • World War II Enlistment Records from NARA, Residence County: Hood River, Oregon
  • National Archives: Korean Conflict Casualty File, 1/1/1950 - 2/7/1957, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/
  • National Archives: Combat Area Casualties Current File, 6/8/1956 - 1/21/1998, http://aad.archives.gov/aad/
  • Honor Roll of Oregon Grand Army of the Republic, 1881-1935, Compiled by Jane Myers, Cottage Grove Genealogical Society

Newspapers

  • 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

Obituaries

Probate Records

Schools

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].