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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Umatilla County''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Umatilla County''  
 
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== Quick Facts ==
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
'''Umatilla county''' was created from [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] County 27 September 1862. Named after the Umatilla River. The name ''Umatilla'' is derived from the [[Portal:Indians of North America|Native American]] name for the river, which was first recorded as ''Youmalolam'' in the journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Parts were taken for [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] 14 October 1864 and [[Morrow County, Oregon|Morrow]] 16 February 1885.
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[http://www.co.umatilla.or.us/ http://www.co.umatilla.or.us/]<br>216 SE Fourth Street<br>Pendleton, Or 97801<br>541-276-7111
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*Records Held at the Courthouse
  
 
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpumatilladescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Umatilla County Court House as of June 2005.  
 
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpumatilladescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Umatilla County Court House as of June 2005.  
  
=== Cities  ===
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*Record Loss:
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== Quick Facts  ==
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Umatilla_County,_Oregon Wikipedia]
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'''27 September 1862:''' Umatilla county was created from [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]] County.
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Named after the Umatilla River. The name ''Umatilla'' is derived from the [[Indians of North America|Native American]] name for the river, which was first recorded as ''Youmalolam'' in the journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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'''14 October 1864:''' [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]]
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'''16 February 1885:''' [[Morrow County, Oregon|Morrow]] County set off.
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== Places / Localities  ==
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=== Populated Places  ===
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==== Cities  ====
  
[[Adams, Oregon|Adams]] | Athena | Echo | Helix | Hermiston | Milton-Freewater | Pendleton | Pilot Rock | Stanfield | Ukiah | Umatilla | Weston  
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[[Adams, Oregon|Adams]] | [[Athena, Oregon|Athena]] | [[Echo, Oregon|Echo]] | [[Helix, Oregon|Helix]] | [[Hermiston, Oregon|Hermiston]] | [[Milton-Freewater, Oregon|Milton-Freewater]] | [[Pendleton, Oregon|Pendleton]] | [[Pilot Rock, Oregon|Pilot Rock]] | [[Stanfield, Oregon|Stanfield]] | [[Ukiah, Oregon|Ukiah]] | [[Umatilla, Oregon|Umatilla]] | [[Weston, Oregon|Weston]]
  
===== Unincorporated Communities  =====
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==== Communities<br> ====
  
Albee | Bingham Springs | Bucks Corners | Calhounville | Cayuse | Charlestown | Cobb | Cold Springs | Cold Springs Junction | Crockett | Duncan | Ferndale | Fulton | Gibbon | Glendale | Green Meadows | Gurdane | Hidaway Springs | Hinkle | Holdman | Kirkpatrick | Lehman Springs | McKay | McNary | Meacham |&nbsp; Mission | Nolin | Nye | Pendair Heights | Power City | Rieth | Riverside |&nbsp; Sunnyside | Tollgate | Tutuilla | Umapine | Waterman
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[[Cayuse, Oregon|Cayuse]] | [[Gopher Flats, Oregon|Gopher Flats]] | [[Holdman, Oregon|Holdman]] | [[Kirkpatrick, Oregon|Kirkpatrick]] | [[Meacham, Oregon|Meacham]] | [[Mission, Oregon|Mission]] | [[Ordnance, Oregon|Ordnance]] | [[Riverside, Umatilla County, Oregon|Riverside]] | [[Tutuilla, Oregon|Tutuilla]]<br>
  
 
===== Indian Reservation  =====
 
===== Indian Reservation  =====
  
Umatilla (Confederated Tribes of Umatilla - specifically Sahaptin-speaking Cayuse, Umatilla and Walla Walla tribes)<br>
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Umatilla (Confederated Tribes of Umatilla - specifically Sahaptin-speaking Cayuse, Umatilla and Walla Walla tribes)
  
 
== Neighboring Counties  ==
 
== Neighboring Counties  ==

Revision as of 20:58, 4 March 2009

United States > Oregon > Umatilla County

County Courthouse

http://www.co.umatilla.or.us/
216 SE Fourth Street
Pendleton, Or 97801
541-276-7111

  • Records Held at the Courthouse

County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Umatilla County Court House as of June 2005.

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Wikipedia

27 September 1862: Umatilla county was created from Wasco County.

Named after the Umatilla River. The name Umatilla is derived from the Native American name for the river, which was first recorded as Youmalolam in the journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

Boundary Changes

14 October 1864: Grant

16 February 1885: Morrow County set off.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Adams | Athena | Echo | Helix | Hermiston | Milton-Freewater | Pendleton | Pilot Rock | Stanfield | Ukiah | Umatilla | Weston

Communities

Cayuse | Gopher Flats | Holdman | Kirkpatrick | Meacham | Mission | Ordnance | Riverside | Tutuilla

Indian Reservation

Umatilla (Confederated Tribes of Umatilla - specifically Sahaptin-speaking Cayuse, Umatilla and Walla Walla tribes)

Neighboring Counties

Grant | Morrow | Union | Wallowa | Washington counties: Benton | Columbia | Walla Walla 

Resources

Biography

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

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1870
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  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Land and Deeds Records

History

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Taxation

Vital Records

Genealogy and History Websites

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