Coos County, Oregon Genealogy

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Guide to Coos County Oregon genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.



Coos County, Oregon
Map
Map of Oregon highlighting Coos County
Location in the state of Oregon, United States Genealogy
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oregon
Location of Oregon in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 22, 1853
County Seat Coquille
Courthouse
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Address Coos County Courthouse
250 N Baxter Street
Coquille, OR 97423
Phone: 541.396.3121
Coos County Website



County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

County Clerk has birth and death records 1906-1929, 
marriage records from 1857, land records from 1854, 
widows’ military pensions 1929-1950 and some 
school records; State Courts have divorce and probate records. [1] 

Records Held at the Courthouse[edit | edit source]

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts[edit | edit source]

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Wikipedia
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Named after a tribe of Native Americans who lived in the area.

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

Parent Counties[edit | edit source]

22 December 1853: Created from Umpqua and Jackson Counties. [2]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

18 December 1855: Part was taken to form Curry County.

Places / Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Cities[edit | edit source]

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Bandon | Coos Bay | Coquille | Lakeside | Myrtle Point | North Bend | Powers

Communities[edit | edit source]

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Allegany | Arago | Barview | Bunker Hill | Charleston | Remote

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Curry | Douglas

Trivia Tidbits[edit | edit source]

Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. > Trivia Tidbits

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Census[edit | edit source]

  • 1855 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1857 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1858 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records[edit | edit source]

Lutheran[edit | edit source]
  • Records of First Norwegian Lutheran Church, North Bend, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).[3]

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Land and Property[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military History and Records[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Oregon Online Historical Newspapers - identifies historical archived and digitized newspapers available online on both free and pay-to-access websites.

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Rivers and Waterways[edit | edit source]

Details about the rivers and waterways where farms and settlements are often found along them. >> Rivers and Waterways

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Societies, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]

Coos County Oregon Genealogy References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Coos County, Oregon page 572, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. WorldCat 50140092 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].
  3. "Evangelical Lutheran Church in America: An Inventory of Selected Congregational Records of the American Lutheran Church in Minnesota at the Minnesota Historical Society," Collection Finding Aids, Minnesota Historical Society, http://www.mnhs.org/library/findaids/01009.xml, accessed 10 June 2013.

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