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''[[Image:Oregon_County,_Missouri.jpg|right|150x150px]][[Image:Map_Oregon_County,_Missouri.png|right|200x180px]]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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{{Missouri-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon_County,_Missouri|Oregon County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
See an interactive map of Oregon County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.
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See an interactive map of Oregon County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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*[http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/MO/County/oregon.htm 1895 U. S. Atlas of Oregon County Missouri].  
 
*[http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/MO/County/oregon.htm 1895 U. S. Atlas of Oregon County Missouri].  
 
*[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].
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Oregon_County Oregon County townships] (Histopolis)<br>
 
*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>
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
Many vital records&nbsp;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 {{FHL|491636|subject-id|disp=topic details}} from their catalog.
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Many vital records&nbsp;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 {{FHL|491636|subject-id|disp=topic details}} from their catalog.  
  
 
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===== '''''Births'''''  =====
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===== '''''Marriages'''''  =====
 
===== '''''Marriages'''''  =====
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*[http://www.geocities.com/primarysources/index.html Oregon County Missouri Marriage Index, 1845-1885, Ripley County 1833-1849]. (Oregon County was organized on February 14, 1845, from Ripley County).
 
*[http://www.geocities.com/primarysources/index.html Oregon County Missouri Marriage Index, 1845-1885, Ripley County 1833-1849]. (Oregon County was organized on February 14, 1845, from Ripley County).
  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($) has the following records available:
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($) has the following records available:
::*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7843 Missouri Marriage Records, 1766-1983] ($).
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::*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4474 Missouri Marriage Records, 1851-1900] ($).
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::*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7843 Missouri Marriage Records, 1766-1983] ($).  
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::*[http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4474 Missouri Marriage Records, 1851-1900] ($).  
 
::*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=1171&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002] ($).
 
::*[http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=1171&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002] ($).
  
 
===== '''''Deaths'''''  =====
 
===== '''''Deaths'''''  =====
  
*Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/ Missouri Death Certificates] more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.<br>They also have the [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/birthdeath/ Missouri Birth and Death Records Database, Pre-1910] that has transcriptions of original records. This database is a work in progress and is far from complete.
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*Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/ Missouri Death Certificates] more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.<br>They also have the [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/birthdeath/ Missouri Birth and Death Records Database, Pre-1910] that has transcriptions of original records. This database is a work in progress and is far from complete.  
 
*Ancestry's [http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=1172&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Missouri Death Records, 1834-1910] ($) has Oregon county records for 1883-1889.
 
*Ancestry's [http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=1172&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 Missouri Death Records, 1834-1910] ($) has Oregon county records for 1883-1889.
  
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Oregon_County,_Missouri]]
 
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Revision as of 15:35, 29 September 2011

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This article is about the southern county of Missouri. For other uses, see Oregon (disambiguation).

Template:Missouri-stubUnited States Gotoarrow.png Missouri Gotoarrow.png Oregon County

County Courthouse

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

Web Sites

References

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