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Revision as of 08:11, 4 March 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:

Quick Facts

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.

Wikipedia

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

  • 1855 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1857 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1858 Territorial Transcription and Index
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

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].