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== History and Tidbits ==
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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Coos County''
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== History and Tidbits ==
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'''Coos county''' was created from [[Umpqua County, Oregon|Umpqua]] and  [[Jackson County, Oregon|Jackson]] Counties 22 December 1853. Part was taken to form [[Curry County, Oregon|Curry County]] 18 December 1855. Named after a tribe of [[Portal:Indians of North America|Native Americans]] who lived in the area.  
 
'''Coos county''' was created from [[Umpqua County, Oregon|Umpqua]] and  [[Jackson County, Oregon|Jackson]] Counties 22 December 1853. Part was taken to form [[Curry County, Oregon|Curry County]] 18 December 1855. Named after a tribe of [[Portal:Indians of North America|Native Americans]] who lived in the area.  
  
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[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.  
 
[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.  
  
=== Cities ===
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=== Cities ===
Bandon | Coos Bay | Coquille | Lakeside | Myrtle Point | North Bend | Powers
 
  
=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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Bandon | Coos Bay | Coquille | Lakeside | Myrtle Point | North Bend | Powers
Allegany | Arago | Bancroft | Barview | Bay Park | Bridge | Broadbent | Bullards | Bunker Hill | Cedar Point | Charleston | Coaledo | Coos City | Coos River | Cooston | Cranberry Corners | Crown Point | Dellwood | Delmar | Dew Valley | Dora | Eastside | Empire | Englewood | Estabrook | Etelka | Fairview | Fourmile | Gaylord | Glasgow | Gravelford | Green Acres | Hauser | Kings Landing | Lampa | Laurel Grove | Lee | Leneve | Libby | McKinley | Millington | Norway | Parkersburg | Prosper | Randolph | Remote | Riverton | Saunders Lake | Shorewood | Sitkum | Sumner | Templeton | Tenmile | Winterville<br>
 
  
   
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=== Communities ===
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Allegany | Arago | Bancroft | Barview | Bay Park | Bridge | Broadbent | Bullards | Bunker Hill | Cedar Point | Charleston | Coaledo | Coos City | Coos River | Cooston | Cranberry Corners | Crown Point | Dellwood | Delmar | Dew Valley | Dora | Eastside | Empire | Englewood | Estabrook | Etelka | Fairview | Fourmile | Gaylord | Glasgow | Gravelford | Green Acres | Hauser | Kings Landing | Lampa | Laurel Grove | Lee | Leneve | Libby | McKinley | Millington | Norway | Parkersburg | Prosper | Randolph | Remote | Riverton | Saunders Lake | Shorewood | Sitkum | Sumner | Templeton | Tenmile | Winterville
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== Neighboring Counties  ==
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
 
 
[[Curry County, Oregon|Curry]] | [[Douglas County, Oregon|Douglas]] | [[Josephine County, Oregon|Josephine]]  
 
[[Curry County, Oregon|Curry]] | [[Douglas County, Oregon|Douglas]] | [[Josephine County, Oregon|Josephine]]  
  
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==== Biographies  ====
 
==== Biographies  ====
  
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==== Church Records  ====
  
==== Church Records  ====
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[[Trivia Tidbits, Coos County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.
  
[[Trivia Tidbits, Coos County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.
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== Genealogy Websites ==
== Genealogy Websites ==
 
[http://www.orgenweb.org/coos/ The Coos County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]
 
  
[[Portal:Oregon|Portal:Oregon]]  
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[http://www.orgenweb.org/coos/ The Coos County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
  
 
[[Category:Coos_County,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Coos_County,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 05:34, 30 August 2008

United States > Oregon > Coos County

History and Tidbits

Coos county was created from Umpqua and  Jackson Counties 22 December 1853. Part was taken to form Curry County 18 December 1855. Named after a tribe of Native Americans who lived in the area.

The county seat is Coquille.

County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Coos County Court House as of August/September 2004.

Cities

Bandon | Coos Bay | Coquille | Lakeside | Myrtle Point | North Bend | Powers

Communities

Allegany | Arago | Bancroft | Barview | Bay Park | Bridge | Broadbent | Bullards | Bunker Hill | Cedar Point | Charleston | Coaledo | Coos City | Coos River | Cooston | Cranberry Corners | Crown Point | Dellwood | Delmar | Dew Valley | Dora | Eastside | Empire | Englewood | Estabrook | Etelka | Fairview | Fourmile | Gaylord | Glasgow | Gravelford | Green Acres | Hauser | Kings Landing | Lampa | Laurel Grove | Lee | Leneve | Libby | McKinley | Millington | Norway | Parkersburg | Prosper | Randolph | Remote | Riverton | Saunders Lake | Shorewood | Sitkum | Sumner | Templeton | Tenmile | Winterville

Neighboring Counties

Curry | Douglas | Josephine

Resources

Biographies

Church Records

Trivia Tidbits: Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.

Genealogy Websites

The Coos County GenWeb Project part of The ORGenWeb Project, a state project affiliated with The USGenWeb Project