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Allegany | Arago | Barview | Bunker Hill | Charleston | Remote
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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===

Revision as of 05:48, 19 January 2009

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

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

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 Counties

22 December 1853: Created from Umpqua and Jackson Counties. [1]

Boundary Changes

18 December 1855: Part was taken to form Curry County. [1]

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

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church History and Records

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].