Lake County, Oregon Genealogy

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



Lake County, Oregon
Map
Map of Oregon highlighting Lake 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 October 24, 1874
County Seat Lakeview
Courthouse
Address Lake County Courthouse
513 Center Street
Lakeview, Or 97630
Phone: 541-947-6006
Lake County Website



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

Lake County Government

County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Lake County Court House as of July 2009.

Lake County Court is structured differently. Check the County Records Inventory link for addresses for location of records (left column).

  • Record Loss:

Historical Facts[edit | edit source]

Template:Adoption Genealogical Council of Oregon
Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Lake County, Oregon
Named for sizeable number of lakes found within the boundary, including Lake Abert and Goose Lake. 

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

Parent County[edit | edit source]

24 October 1874: Created from Jackson and Wasco Counties. [2]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

17 October 1882: Part taken for Klamath County.

Places / Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Cities[edit | edit source]

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Lakeview | Paisley

Communities[edit | edit source]

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Adel | Christmas Valley | Fort Rock | New Pine Creek | Plush | Silver Lake | Summer Lake | Valley Falls

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Deschutes | Harney | Klamath | Modoc County, California | Washoe County, Nevada

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]

Archives and Libraries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries (Rural)[edit | edit source]

Census[edit | edit source]

  • 1875 State Original
  • 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 History and Records[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

[[ https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa/or%7COregon 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]

Lake County Oregon Genealogy References[edit | edit source]

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