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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Multnomah County'' [[Image:Or-multnomah.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Multnomah COunty]]  
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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Multnomah County'' [[Image:Or-multnomah.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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=== County Courthouse  ===
  
 
[http://www.co.multnomah.or.us/ http://www.co.multnomah.or.us/]  
 
[http://www.co.multnomah.or.us/ http://www.co.multnomah.or.us/]  
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Multnomah County Courthouse<br>1021 S.W. Fourth Avenue<br>Portland, OR 97204  
 
Multnomah County Courthouse<br>1021 S.W. Fourth Avenue<br>Portland, OR 97204  
  
== Quick Facts  ==
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=== Quick Facts  ===
 
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{{Wikipedia|Multnomah County, Oregon}}
 
==== Parent Counties  ====
 
==== Parent Counties  ====
  
'''22 December 1854:''' Multnomah county was created from [[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] and [[Washington County, Oregon|Washington]] Counties. Named after [[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 specifically on Sauvie Island.  
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'''22 December 1854:''' Multnomah county was created from [[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] and [[Washington County, Oregon|Washington]] Counties. Named after [[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 specifically on Sauvie Island.  
  
 
The county seat is Portland.  
 
The county seat is Portland.  
  
*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpmultnomahdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing Multnomah County records as of October 2006 inventory.<br>
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*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpmultnomahdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing Multnomah County records as of October 2006 inventory.
 
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*1890  
 
*1890  
*1895---State census, lists only names (no age or birthplace). An index is available in the [http://genealogy.state.or.us/ Oregon Historical Records Index], at the Oregon State Archives.
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*1895---State census, lists only names (no age or birthplace). An index is available in the [http://genealogy.state.or.us/ Oregon Historical Records Index], at the Oregon State Archives.  
 
*1900  
 
*1900  
 
*1910  
 
*1910  
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*1930
 
*1930
  
==== Church History and Records  ====
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=== Church History and Records  ===
  
==== Court Records  ====
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=== Court Records  ===
  
==== Gazetteers  ====
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=== Gazetteers  ===
  
==== Histories  ====
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=== History ===
  
==== Land and Deed Records ====
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=== Land and Property ===
  
==== Maps  ====
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=== Maps  ===
  
==== Military History and Records  ====
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=== Military History and Records  ===
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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=== Newspapers  ===
  
==== Probate Records  ====
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=== Probate Records  ===
  
==== Taxation  ====
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=== Taxation  ===
  
==== Vital Records  ====
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=== Vital Records  ===
  
 
[http://www.gfo.org/ The Genealogical Forum of Oregon] has placed an index on-line to the following marriage books: ([[Access Codes|FI$]])  
 
[http://www.gfo.org/ The Genealogical Forum of Oregon] has placed an index on-line to the following marriage books: ([[Access Codes|FI$]])  
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The Index provides the following information:  
 
The Index provides the following information:  
  
#Surname and given Name
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#Surname and given Name  
#Spouse’s Surname and given name
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#Spouse’s Surname and given name  
 
#Year  
 
#Year  
#Volume
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#Volume  
 
#Page
 
#Page
  
==== Societies and Libraries  ====
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
  
==== Web Sites ====
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== Websites ==
  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ormultno/ The Multnomah County GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ormultno/ The Multnomah County GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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{{reflist}}
  
 
[[Category:Multnomah_County,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Multnomah_County,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 05:35, 22 June 2010

United States > Oregon > Multnomah County
Or-multnomah.png

County Courthouse

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

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

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Multnomah County, Oregon

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 specifically 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
  • 1895---State census, lists only names (no age or birthplace). An index is available in the Oregon Historical Records Index, at the Oregon State Archives.
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

The Genealogical Forum of Oregon has placed an index on-line to the following marriage books: (FI$)

The Index provides the following information:

  1. Surname and given Name
  2. Spouse’s Surname and given name
  3. Year
  4. Volume
  5. Page

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

References