Jackson County, Oregon Genealogy

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showing location of Jackson County

County Courthouse, 1932

Jackson County Courthouse
Jackson County Courthouse
Room 216
10 South Oakdale
Medford, OR 97501
  • Jacksonville was the former county seat prior to 1927.
  • Records kept at the Courthouse: County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Jackson County Court House as of September 2001.
  • Record Loss:

Quick History

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Andrew Jackson, seventh President of United States

Named for Andrew Jackson, seventh president of the United States.

Wikipedia

Parent County

12 January 1852: Created from Umpqua. [1]

Boundary Changes

  • Parts taken for: [1]

22 December 1853: Coos County

11 January 1854: Wasco County

22 January 1856: Josephine County

24 October 1874: Lake County

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Ashland
  • Butte Falls
  • Central Point
  • Eagle Point
  • Gold Hill
  • Jacksonville
  • Shady Cove
  • Talent
Communities
  • Applegate
  • Lake Creek
  • Prospect
  • Rock Point
  • Ruch
  • Sams Valley
  • Trail
  • White City
  • Wimer

Neighboring Counties

Douglas | Josephine | Klamath | Siskiyou County, California

Resources

Cemeteries

Church History and Records (rural area)

Census

  • 1850
  • 1853 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1854 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1855 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1856 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1857 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1858 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1859 State Transcription and Index
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1893  State Transcription and Index
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

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].