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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Marion County'' [[Image:Or-marion.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Marion County]]  
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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Marion County'' [[Image:Or-marion.png|thumb|right|400px]]
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== History  ==
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[[Image:Francis_Marion.JPG|thumb|right|400px|"The Swamp Fox" Gen. Francis Marion (c1732-1795)]]
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The county is named after "The Swamp Fox" Revolutionary War General Francis Marion (c1732-1795).
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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'''11 June 1854:''' Part was taken for [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] County.
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'''11 June 1854:''' Part was taken for [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] County.  
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
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[[Brooks, Oregon|Brooks]] | [[Butteville, Oregon|Butteville]] | [[Breitenbush, Oregon|Breitenbush]] | [[Champoeg, Oregon|Champoeg]] | [[Clear Lake, Oregon|Clear Lake]] | [[Four Corners, Oregon|Four Corners]] | [[Hayesville, Oregon|Hayesville]] | [[Labish Village, Oregon|Labish Village]] | [[Marion, Oregon|Marion]] | [[Mehama, Oregon|Mehama]] | [[Monitor, Oregon|Monitor]] | [[Pratum, Oregon|Pratum]] | [[Saint Benedict, Oregon|Saint Benedict]] | [[Saint Louis, Oregon|Saint Louis]] | [[West Stayton, Oregon|West Stayton]]
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[[Brooks, Oregon|Brooks]] | [[Butteville, Oregon|Butteville]] | [[Breitenbush, Oregon|Breitenbush]] | [[Champoeg, Oregon|Champoeg]] | [[Clear Lake, Oregon|Clear Lake]] | [[Four Corners, Oregon|Four Corners]] | [[Hayesville, Oregon|Hayesville]] | [[Labish Village, Oregon|Labish Village]] | [[Marion, Oregon|Marion]] | [[Mehama, Oregon|Mehama]] | [[Monitor, Oregon|Monitor]] | [[Pratum, Oregon|Pratum]] | [[Saint Benedict, Oregon|Saint Benedict]] | [[Saint Louis, Oregon|Saint Louis]] | [[West Stayton, Oregon|West Stayton]]  
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
[[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] | [[Jefferson County, Oregon|Jefferson]] | [[Linn County, Oregon|Linn]] | [[Polk County, Oregon|Polk]] | [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] | [[Yamhill County, Oregon|Yamhill]] |
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[[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] | [[Jefferson County, Oregon|Jefferson]] | [[Linn County, Oregon|Linn]] | [[Polk County, Oregon|Polk]] | [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] | [[Yamhill County, Oregon|Yamhill]] |  
  
 
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==== Census  ====
 
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Revision as of 21:38, 19 May 2010

United States > Oregon > Marion County

History

"The Swamp Fox" Gen. Francis Marion (c1732-1795)

The county is named after "The Swamp Fox" Revolutionary War General Francis Marion (c1732-1795).

County Courthouse

http://www.co.marion.or.us/
Courthouse Square
555 Court Street N.E
P.O. Box 14500
Salem, OR 97309

Records held at County Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

3 September 1849: Marion county was renamed from Champoeg County.
Named for Francis Marion, a Continental Army general in the American Revolutionary War.

Trivia Tidbits: Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.

Parent County

None, one of original counties.

Boundary Changes

11 June 1854: Part was taken for Wasco County.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
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Aumsville | Aurora | Detroit | Donald | Gates | Gervais | Hubbard | Idanha | Jefferson | Keizer | Mill City | Mt. Angel | St. Paul | Salem | Scotts Mills | Silverton | Stayton | Sublimity | Turner | Woodburn

Communities
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Brooks | Butteville | Breitenbush | Champoeg | Clear Lake | Four Corners | Hayesville | Labish Village | Marion | Mehama | Monitor | Pratum | Saint Benedict | Saint Louis | West Stayton

Neighboring Counties

Clackamas | Jefferson | Linn | PolkWasco | Yamhill |

Resources

Biographies

Cemeteries (Rural)

Census

  • 1845 (under name of Champoeg County)
  • 1849 (under name of Champoeg County)
  • 1850
  • 1853 State Census Transcriptions and Indexes
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1895 State
  • 1900
  • 1905 State
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records (Rural)

Court Records

Deeds and Land Records

Gazetteers

History

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Websites

The Marion County GenWeb Project a member of The ORGenWeb Project, an affiliate of The USGenWeb Project