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'''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://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.
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'''Cities:''' Adams | Athena | Echo | Helix | Hermiston | Milton-Freewater | Pendleton | Pilot Rock | Stanfield | Ukiah | Umatilla | Weston
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'''Unincorporated Communities:''' Cayuse | Gopher Flats | Holdman | Kirkpatrick | Meacham | Mission | Ordnance | Riverside | Tutuilla
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'''Genealogy Websites:''' [http://www.oregongenealogy.com/umatilla/ The Umatilla County GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]
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Neighboring Counties: [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] | [[Morrow County, Oregon|Morrow]] | [[Union County, Oregon|Union]] | [[Wallowa County, Oregon| Wallowa]] | [[Benton County, Washington|Benton,]] Washington | [[Columbia County, Washington|Columbia,]] Washington | [[Walla Walla County, Washington|Walla Walla,]] Washington | <br><br>[[Portal:Oregon]] [[Portal:Washington]]
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Revision as of 02:17, 13 April 2008

Umatilla county was created from 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 14 October 1864 and Morrow 16 February 1885.

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

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

Unincorporated Communities: Cayuse | Gopher Flats | Holdman | Kirkpatrick | Meacham | Mission | Ordnance | Riverside | Tutuilla

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

Neighboring Counties: Grant | Morrow | Union | Wallowa | Benton, Washington | Columbia, Washington | Walla Walla, Washington |

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