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[[Image:Map Oregon County, Missouri.png|right|150x132px]] [[Image:Oregon County, Missouri.jpg|center|190x190px]][[ This article is about the southern county of Missouri. For other uses, see [[Oregon (disambiguation)]].'' ''  
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[[Image:Map Oregon County, Missouri.png|right|150x132px|Map Oregon County, Missouri.png]] [[Image:Oregon County, Missouri.jpg|center|190x190px|Oregon County, Missouri.jpg]][[ This article is about the southern county of Missouri. For other uses, see [[Oregon (disambiguation)]].'' ''  
  
{{Missouri-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon_County,_Missouri|Oregon County]]''  
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== ''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon_County,_Missouri|Oregon County]]'' <br><br>County Courthouse ==
  
Oregon County; PO Box 324; Alton, MO 65606; Ph. 417.778.7475 Details: (Courthouse burned during Civil War; rec were removed &amp; most of them saved) (Clk Cir Ct has m, div &amp; ct rec; Pro Judge has pro rec; Redr Deeds has land rec)
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Oregon County Courthouse<br>PO Box 324<br> Alton, MO 65606<br> Phone: 417.778.7475&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Cicuit Court has court has marriage, divorce, marriage and court records; <br>Probate Judge has probate records; Recorder Deeds has land records
  
 
== History&nbsp;  ==
 
== History&nbsp;  ==
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
[http://thelibrary.springfield.missouri.org/lochist/moser/oregon.html A Directory of Towns, Villages, and Hamlets Past and Present of Oregon County, Missouri]. Compiled by Arthur Paul Moser is available from the Springfield-Greene County Library District.<br>Also, the [http://shs.umsystem.edu/index.shtml State Historical Society of Missouri] has information on [http://shs.umsystem.edu/manuscripts/ramsay/ramsay.html historical Missouri place names] for all 114 Missouri Counties.<br>  
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[http://thelibrary.springfield.missouri.org/lochist/moser/oregon.html A Directory of Towns, Villages, and Hamlets Past and Present of Oregon County, Missouri]. Compiled by Arthur Paul Moser is available from the Springfield-Greene County Library District.<br>Also, the [http://shs.umsystem.edu/index.shtml State Historical Society of Missouri] has information on [http://shs.umsystem.edu/manuscripts/ramsay/ramsay.html historical Missouri place names] for all 114 Missouri Counties.<br>
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1420440 United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1420440 United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850]  
*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1401638 United States Census, 1850]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1401638 United States Census, 1850]  
 
*[[United States Census 1850]]  
 
*[[United States Census 1850]]  
*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1473181 United States Census, 1860]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1473181 United States Census, 1860]  
 
*[[United States Census 1860]]  
 
*[[United States Census 1860]]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1438024 United States Census, 1870]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1438024 United States Census, 1870]  
*[[United States Census 1870]]
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*[[United States Census 1870]]  
*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1417683 United States Census, 1880] (no images)
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1417683 United States Census, 1880] (no images)  
 
*[[United States Census 1850]]  
 
*[[United States Census 1850]]  
*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1325221 United States Census, 1900]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1325221 United States Census, 1900]  
 
*[[United States Census 1900]]  
 
*[[United States Census 1900]]  
*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1488411 United States Census, 1920] (no images)
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/#p=collectionDetails;c=1488411 United States Census, 1920] (no images)  
 
*[[United States Census 1920]]
 
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/maps/missouri/images/oregon.gif 1990 Federal Census Map of Oregon County Missouri].
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/maps/missouri/images/oregon.gif 1990 Federal Census Map of Oregon County Missouri].
  
*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Oregon_County Oregon County townships] (Histopolis)<br>  
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Oregon_County Oregon County townships] (Histopolis)<br>
 
*The [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/ University of Missouri Digital Library] has digital copies of [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=7474c95ce6e68ec22a63efb27869515c;page=index;c=platic Missouri county plat books] {{nowrap|(ca. 1930)}} for all Missouri counties including Oregon County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
 
*The [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/ University of Missouri Digital Library] has digital copies of [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=7474c95ce6e68ec22a63efb27869515c;page=index;c=platic Missouri county plat books] {{nowrap|(ca. 1930)}} for all Missouri counties including Oregon County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
  

Revision as of 16:05, 28 September 2012

Map Oregon County, Missouri.png
Oregon County, Missouri.jpg
[[ This article is about the southern county of Missouri. For other uses, see Oregon (disambiguation). 

United States Gotoarrow.png Missouri Gotoarrow.png Oregon County

County Courthouse

Oregon County Courthouse
PO Box 324
Alton, MO 65606
Phone: 417.778.7475 

Clerk Cicuit Court has court has marriage, divorce, marriage and court records;
Probate Judge has probate records; Recorder Deeds has land records

History 

Parent County

1845--Oregon County was created 14 February 1845 from Ripley County. County seat: Alton [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Oregon County border changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

A Directory of Towns, Villages, and Hamlets Past and Present of Oregon County, Missouri. Compiled by Arthur Paul Moser is available from the Springfield-Greene County Library District.
Also, the State Historical Society of Missouri has information on historical Missouri place names for all 114 Missouri Counties.

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Topographic Map Church Features in Oregon County, Missouri.

Court

  • Many Court records for Oregon County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see the topic details from their catalog.

Land

Local Histories

  • Oregon County, Missouri Published Books.
  • Oregon County Missouri. This lists collections in the Western Historical Manuscript Collection-Rolla that del in some manner with Oregon County.
  • Many History records for Oregon County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see the topic details from their catalog.

Maps

Military

Naturalization

  • Many Naturalization records for Oregon County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see the topic details from their catalog.

Newspapers

Probate

  • Oregon County, Missouri Probate Records. Index to Probate Records A-F.
  • Many Probate records for Oregon County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. For a listing of their holdings, see the topic details from their catalog.

Schools

Taxation

Vital Records

Many vital records records for Oregon County have been microfilmed or abstracted. Some of those copies are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City and may be available through Inter-Library loan. For a listing of their holdings, see the topic details from their catalog.

Births
Marriages
  • Ancestry ($) has the following records available:
Deaths

Societies and Libraries

    C/O Courthouse

    P.O. Box 324

   Alton, Missouri 65606

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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