Linn County, Oregon Genealogy

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



Linn County, Oregon
Map
Map of Oregon highlighting Linn 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 28, 1847
County Seat Albany
Courthouse
Address Linn County Courthouse
300 4th Ave SW
PO Box 100
Albany, OR 97321
Phone: 541.967.3831
Linn County Website



County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

County Clerk has marriage records from 1850,
divorce, probate, and court records from 1854
and military  enumeration from 1905. [1]


 

Quick Facts[edit | edit source]

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

28 December 1847: Linn county was created from Champoeg County . Named for U.S. Senator Lewis F. Linn of Missouri. [2]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Parts were taken for

  • 11 January 1854: Part taken for Wasco county

Places / Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Cities[edit | edit source]

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Albany | Brownsville | Gates | Halsey | Harrisburg | Idanha | Lebanon | Lyons | Mill City | Millersburg | Scio | Sodaville | Sweet Home | Tangent | Waterloo

Communities[edit | edit source]

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Cascadia | Crabtree | Crawfordsville | Foster | Jordan | Marion Forks | Riverside | Santiam Junction | Shedd

Discontinued Post Offices[edit | edit source]

Abberdeen |

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Benton | Deschutes | Jefferson | Lane | Marion | Polk

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]

Biography[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries (Rural)[edit | edit source]

Census[edit | edit source]

  • 1850
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1905 State Transcription
  • 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 Deed Records[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]

The Family History Library has copies of some county records as following:

Linn County records of deaths 1903-1915, 1915-1947 (the cover title of this one is "Register of Physicians, Midwives and Undertakers", death certificates 1903-1947, coroner's inquest 1909-1960, index 1909-1960.

Societies, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Webites[edit | edit source]

Linn County Oregon Genealogy References[edit | edit source]

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

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