Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation

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United States Gotoarrow.png American Indians Gotoarrow.png Oregon Gotoarrow.png Indians of Oregon Gotoarrow.png Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation

Guide to Tenino, Wasco, and Northern Paiute Indian ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and other agency records.

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Tribal Headquarters

Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs
1233 Veterans St.
Warm Springs, OR 97761

Fax: 1-541- 553-1924
Phone: 1-541- 553-1161


Brief Timeline


These tribes are primarily associated with the Warm Springs Reservation in Oregon.

Tribes on the Reservation

The confederation consists of three tribes -- four bands of Tenino Indians, two bands of Wasco Indians, and Northern Paiutes.


The majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:

Important Websites

For Further Reading

For background information to help find American Indian ancestors see For Further Reading.