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'''22 December 1854:''' Multnomah county was created from [[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] and [[Washington County, Oregon|Washington]] Counties. after [[Portal:Indians of North America|Native American]] people first recorded in the journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, Mulknomans, who lived in a village on the east side of present-day.  
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'''22 December 1854:''' Multnomah county was created from [[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] and [[Washington County, Oregon|Washington]] Counties. Named after [[Portal:Indians of North America|Native American]] people first recorded in the journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, the Mulknomans, who inhabited the area of Portland, most specitically on Sauvie Island.  
  
 
The county seat is Portland.  
 
The county seat is Portland.  

Revision as of 01:30, 1 September 2009

United States > Oregon > Multnomah County
showing location of Multnomah COunty

County Courthouse

http://www.co.multnomah.or.us/

Multnomah County Courthouse
1021 S.W. Fourth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204

Quick Facts

Parent Counties

22 December 1854: Multnomah county was created from Clackamas and Washington Counties. Named after Native American people first recorded in the journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, the Mulknomans, who inhabited the area of Portland, most specitically on Sauvie Island.

The county seat is Portland.

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
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Fairview | Gresham | Lake Oswego | Maywood Park | Milwaukie | Portland | Troutdale | Wood Village

Communities
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Bonneville | Bridal Veil | Corbett | Dunthorpe | Latourell | Riverwood

Neighboring Counties

Clackamas | Columbia | Hood River | Washington | Washington counties: Clark | Skamania

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries (Rural)

Census

  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

Histories

Land and Deed Records

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

The Multnomah County GenWeb Project, part of The ORGenWeb Project, a state project affiliated with The USGenWeb Project.

References