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== History and Tidbits ==
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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Yamhill County''
'''Yamhill county''' was created from the [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]] 5 July 1843. February 1899. Named for a local [[Portal:Indians of North America|Native American]] tribe, the Yamhill, a part of North Kalapuyan family.
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== History and Tidbits  ==
  
The county seat is McMinnville, since 1886. Lafayette was a former county seat.
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'''Yamhill county''' was created from the [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]] 5 July 1843. February 1899. Named for a local [[Portal:Indians of North America|Native American]] tribe, the Yamhill, a part of North Kalapuyan family.
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The county seat is McMinnville, since 1886. Lafayette was a former county seat.  
  
 
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpyamhilldescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Yamhill County Court House as of October 2005.  
 
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpyamhilldescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Yamhill County Court House as of October 2005.  
  
=== Cities ===
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=== Cities ===
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Amity | Carlton | Dayton | Dundee | Lafayette | McMinnville | Newberg | Sheridan | Willamina | Yamhill  
 
Amity | Carlton | Dayton | Dundee | Lafayette | McMinnville | Newberg | Sheridan | Willamina | Yamhill  
  
=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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=== Unincorporated Communities ===
Bellevue | Cove Orchard | Dellwood | Dewey | Eola Crest | Eola Village | Fairdale | Gopher | Grand Ronde Agency | Hopewell | Keona | Lunnville | Midway | Orchard View | Pleasantdale | Rex | Riverside | Saint Joseph | Springbrook | Sunnycrest | Unionvale | Wapato | Wheatland | Whiteson
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Bellevue | Cove Orchard | Dellwood | Dewey | Eola Crest | Eola Village | Fairdale | Gopher | Grand Ronde Agency | Hopewell | Keona | Lunnville | Midway | Orchard View | Pleasantdale | Rex | Riverside | Saint Joseph | Springbrook | Sunnycrest | Unionvale | Wapato | Wheatland | Whiteson  
  
 
== Neighboring Counties  ==
 
== Neighboring Counties  ==
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== Resources ==
 
== Resources ==
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== Genealogy Websites ==
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== Genealogy Websites ==
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[http://sites.onlinemac.com/history/ The Yamhill GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]  
 
[http://sites.onlinemac.com/history/ The Yamhill GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]  
 
[[Portal:Oregon|Portal:Oregon]]
 
  
 
[[Category:Yamhill_Country,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Yamhill_Country,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 05:57, 30 August 2008

United States > Oregon > Yamhill County

History and Tidbits

Yamhill county was created from the Oregon Territory 5 July 1843. February 1899. Named for a local Native American tribe, the Yamhill, a part of North Kalapuyan family.

The county seat is McMinnville, since 1886. Lafayette was a former county seat.

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

Cities

Amity | Carlton | Dayton | Dundee | Lafayette | McMinnville | Newberg | Sheridan | Willamina | Yamhill

Unincorporated Communities

Bellevue | Cove Orchard | Dellwood | Dewey | Eola Crest | Eola Village | Fairdale | Gopher | Grand Ronde Agency | Hopewell | Keona | Lunnville | Midway | Orchard View | Pleasantdale | Rex | Riverside | Saint Joseph | Springbrook | Sunnycrest | Unionvale | Wapato | Wheatland | Whiteson

Neighboring Counties

Clackamas | Marion | Polk | Tillamook | Washington

Resources

Genealogy Websites

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