Columbia County, Oregon Genealogy

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showing location of Columbia County

County Courthouse

Columbia County Courthouse, 1906
230 Strand Street
St. Helens, OR 97051

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

History

Columbia River, Cascade Mountains, Oregon (1876) by Vincent Colyer (oil on canvas). Beacon Rock is visible on the left.
  • Named for the Columbia River, which forms the northern and eastern boundaries.

Parent County

Boundary Changes

  • No parts were taken to create any county.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Clatskanie
  • Columbia City
  • Prescott
  • Rainier
  • St. Helens
  • Scappoose
  • Vernonia
Communities
  • Apiary
  • Goble
  • Mist
  • Pittsburg
  • Riverside
  • Warren

Neighboring Counties

Clatsop | Multnomah | Washington | Washington counties: Cowlitz | Clark | Wahkiakum

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church History and Records

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Websites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).