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*Part was taken to form [[Curry County, Oregon|Curry County]] 18 December 1855.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
*Part was taken to form [[Curry County, Oregon|Curry County]] 18 December 1855.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
 
 
*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpcoosdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Coos County Court House as of August/September 2004.
 
 
=== Record Loss  ===
 
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==

Revision as of 06:07, 13 October 2008

United States > Oregon > Coos County
File:Or-coos.png
showing location of Coos County

County Courthouse

Coos County Courthouse, 1916 with additions in early 1950s
250 N. Baxter
Coquille, OR 97423

History

  • Named after a tribe of Native Americans who lived in the area.
  • Trivia Tidbits: Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.

Parent County

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Bandon
  • Coos Bay
  • Coquille
  • Lakeside
  • Myrtle Point
  • North Bend
  • Powers
Communities
  • Allegany
  • Arago
  • Barview
  • Bunker Hill
  • Charleston
  • Remote

Neighboring Counties

Curry | Douglas | Josephine

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).