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Revision as of 07:32, 19 January 2009

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

County Courthouse

500 NW 6th Street Dept. 6
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Phone: 541-474-5221
Courts 541-476-2309

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

History

  • named for Virginia Josephine Rollins Ort, the first white woman to settle in southern Oregon.

Parent County

  • Created from Umpqua County 22 January 1856.[1]

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Cave Junction
  • Grants Pass
Communities
  • Fruitdale
  • Galice
  • Harbeck
  • Kerby
  • Merlin
  • O'Brien
  • Redwood
  • Selma
  • Sunny Valley
  • Takilma
  • Waldo
  • Williams
  • Wolf Creek

Neighboring Counties

Curry | Douglas | Jackson | California counties: Del Norte | Siskiyou

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church History and Records

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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