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United States Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Oregon, United States Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Josephine County

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



Josephine County, Oregon
Map
Map of Oregon highlighting Josephine 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 January 22, 1856
County Seat Grants Pass
Courthouse
Address Josephine County Courthouse
500 NW 6th Street
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Phone: 541.474.5243
Josephine County Website



County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1857.
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, probate and court records. [1]

Records Held at the Courthouse[edit | edit source]

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts[edit | edit source]

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Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Josephine County, Oregon


Named for Virginia Josephine Rollins Ort, the first white woman to settle in southern Oregon.

Parent County[edit | edit source]

22 January 1856: Created from Umpqua County. [2]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Places / Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Cities[edit | edit source]

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Cave Junction | Grants Pass

Communities[edit | edit source]

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Galice | Fruitdale | Harbeck | Kerby | Merlin | O'Brien | Redwood | Selma | Sunny Valley | Takilma | Waldo | Williams | Wolf Creek

Defunct Post Offices[edit | edit source]

Almeda | Altamont |

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Curry | Douglas | Jackson | California counties: Del Norte | Siskiyou

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]

  • 1850
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records[edit | edit source]

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Land and Property[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military[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[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 and Libraries[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]

Josephine County Oregon Genealogy References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Josephine County, Oregon page 573, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. WorldCat 50140092FHL Collection Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)

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