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'''Washington county''' was renamed from&nbsp;[[../../../../../en/Clackamas_County%2C_Oregon|../../../../../en/Clackamas_County%2C_Oregon]][[Twality County, Oregon|Twality]] County 3 September 1849. Named for George Washington, the first president of the United States.<br>
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'''Washington county''' was renamed from [[Twality County, Oregon|Twality]] County 3 September 1849. Named for George Washington, the first president of the United States.<br>
  
 
The county seat is Hillsboro.<br>
 
The county seat is Hillsboro.<br>
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'''Unincorporated Communities:''' Banks | Beaverton | Cornelius | Durham | Forest Grove | Gaston | Hillsboro | King City | Lake Oswego | Portland | North Plains<br>
 
'''Unincorporated Communities:''' Banks | Beaverton | Cornelius | Durham | Forest Grove | Gaston | Hillsboro | King City | Lake Oswego | Portland | North Plains<br>
  
'''Genealogy Websites:''' [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orwashin/ The Washington County GenWeb Project], part of [[../../../../index.php?title=ORGenWeb&action=edit|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[../../../../../en/USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]<br>
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'''Genealogy Websites:''' [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~orwashin/ The Washington County GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]<br>
  
'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[../../../../../en/Clackamas_County%2C_Oregon|Clackamas]] | [[Clatsop County, Oregon|Clatsop]] | [[Columbia County, Oregon|Columbia]] | [[Multnomah County, Oregon|Multnomah]] | [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook]] | [[Yamhill County, Oregon|Yamhill]]
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'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Clackamas County, Oregon|Clackamas]] | [[Clatsop County, Oregon|Clatsop]] | [[Columbia County, Oregon|Columbia]] | [[Multnomah County, Oregon|Multnomah]] | [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook]] | [[Yamhill County, Oregon|Yamhill]]
  
[[../../../../../en/Gilliam_County%2C_Oregon|../../../../../en/Gilliam_County%2C_Oregon]][[../../../../../en/Portal:Oregon|Portal:Oregon]]
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[[Category:Washington_County,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Washington_County,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 06:08, 13 April 2008

Washington county was renamed from Twality County 3 September 1849. Named for George Washington, the first president of the United States.

The county seat is Hillsboro.

County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Washington County Court House as of October 2005.

Cities: A

Unincorporated Communities: Banks | Beaverton | Cornelius | Durham | Forest Grove | Gaston | Hillsboro | King City | Lake Oswego | Portland | North Plains

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

Neighboring Counties: Clackamas | Clatsop | Columbia | Multnomah | Tillamook | Yamhill

Portal:Oregon