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== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Curry County, Oregon ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
[[Image:Or-curry-ch.jpg|thumb|right|185px|Or-curry-ch.jpg]]&nbsp;[http://courts.oregon.gov/Coos/logoldbeach.page Curry County Courthouse]<br>29821 Ellensburg Ave<br>PO Box 746<br>Gold Beach, OR 97444&nbsp;<br>Phone: 541.247.7011&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has land, military and <br>naturalization records from 1916. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Curry County, Oregon page 572, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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{{Click|Image:OR_ORP.png|Oregon Online Genealogy Records}}
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Curry County
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| state = Oregon
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| founded year = 1855
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| founded date = December 18
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| seat = Gold Beach
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| building address = Curry County Courthouse<br>29821 Ellensburg Ave<br>PO Box 746<br>Gold Beach, OR 97444<br>Phone: 541.247.7011<br>[http://courts.oregon.gov/Coos/logoldbeach.page '''Curry County Website'''] }}
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== County Information ==
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=== Curry County, Oregon Record Dates ===
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<center>'''Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''</center>
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=== County Courthouse  ===
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County Clerk has land, military and  
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naturalization records from 1916. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Curry County, Oregon page 572, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
 
=== Records Held at the Courthouse  ===
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== Quick Facts  ==
 
== Quick Facts  ==
  
{{Wikipedia|Curry County, Oregon}} Named for {{wpd|George Law Curry}}, last Governor of [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]], 1853-1859.  
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Named for {{wpd|George Law Curry}}, last Governor of [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]], 1853-1859.  
  
==== Parent County  ====
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=== Parent County  ===
  
'''18 December 1855:''' Created from [[Coos County, Oregon|Coos]] County. <ref>{{WorldCat|50140092}} ▲ {{FHL|1049485|item}} ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)</ref>  
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'''18 December 1855:''' Created from [[Coos County, Oregon Genealogy|Coos]] County. <ref>{{WorldCat|50140092}} ▲ {{FHL|1049485|item}} ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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For animated maps illustrating Oregon County boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/oregon/ "Rotating Formation Oregon County Boundary Maps"] (1843-1975) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
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==== Record Loss ====
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There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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=== Populated Places  ===
 
=== Populated Places  ===
  
===== Cities  =====
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==== Cities  ====
  
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[[Brookings, Oregon|Brookings]] | [[Gold Beach, Oregon|Gold Beach]] | [[Port Orford, Oregon|Port Orford]]  
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[[Brookings, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Brookings]] | [[Gold Beach, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Gold Beach]] | [[Port Orford, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Port Orford]]  
  
===== Communities  =====
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==== Communities  ====
  
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[[Agness, Oregon|Agness]] | [[Carpenterville, Oregon|Carpenterville]] | [[Harbor, Oregon|Harbor]] | [[Langlois, Oregon|Langlois]] | [[Nesika Beach, Oregon|Nesika Beach]] | [[Ophir, Oregon|Ophir]] | [[Pistol River, Oregon|Pistol River]] | [[Sixes, Oregon|Sixes]] | [[Wedderburn, Oregon|Wedderburn]]  
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[[Agness, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Agness]] | [[Carpenterville, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Carpenterville]] | [[Harbor, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Harbor]] | [[Langlois, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Langlois]] | [[Nesika Beach, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Nesika Beach]] | [[Ophir, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Ophir]] | [[Pistol River, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Pistol River]] | [[Sixes, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Sixes]] | [[Wedderburn, Curry County, Oregon Genealogy|Wedderburn]]  
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
[[Coos County, Oregon|Coos]] | [[Douglas County, Oregon|Douglas]] | [[Josephine County, Oregon|Josephine]] | [[Del Norte County, California|Del Norte County]], California  
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[[Coos County, Oregon Genealogy|Coos]] | [[Douglas County, Oregon Genealogy|Douglas]] | [[Josephine County, Oregon Genealogy|Josephine]] | [[Del Norte County, California Genealogy|Del Norte County]], California  
  
==== Trivia Tidbits ====
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==== Trivia Tidbits ====
  
 
Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. [[Curry County, Oregon Trivia Tidbits|&gt; Trivia Tidbits]]  
 
Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. [[Curry County, Oregon Trivia Tidbits|&gt; Trivia Tidbits]]  
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=== Cemeteries  ===
 
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.oregongenealogy.com/curry/cemetery.html ORGenWeb]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Curry+Oregon&qt=results_page WorldCat]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Oregon&county=Curry&cemetery_name=a#/ Billion Graves]
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*[http://www.oregonmetro.gov/cemeteries/search-cemetery-records Oregon Metro]
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*[http://www.oregongenealogy.com/cemeteries.htm Oregon Genealogy Cemeteries]
  
 
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=== Land and Property  ===
 
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[[Image:Orcurry.jpg|200px]]
  
 
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*'''1861-1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932421|Oregon, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
  
 
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=== Probate Records  ===
 
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'''Online Records'''
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*'''1833 – 1963''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9078 Oregon Wills and Probate Records 1833-1963] at [http://search.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images '''$'''
  
 
=== Rivers and Waterways  ===
 
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=== Vital Records  ===
 
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See also [http://www.genealogyinc.com/oregon/or-vital-records/ How to order Oregon Vital Records], [http://www.genealogyinc.com/ordervitalcertificate/ order electronically online] or download an application for Oregon [http://public.health.oregon.gov/BirthDeathCertificates/GetVitalRecords/Documents/birthor.pdf Birth Certificate], [http://public.health.oregon.gov/BirthDeathCertificates/GetVitalRecords/Documents/marryor.pdf Marriage Certificate], [http://public.health.oregon.gov/BirthDeathCertificates/GetVitalRecords/Documents/divorcor.pdf Divorce Certificate], [http://public.health.oregon.gov/BirthDeathCertificates/GetVitalRecords/Documents/deathor.pdf Death Certificate] Application to mail.
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==== Birth ====
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*'''1860 - 1952''' - {{RecordSearch|2351853|Oregon Births, 1860-1952}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
  
 
== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
 
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'''Curry Historical Society'''<br>29419 Ellensburg Avenue<br> PO Box 1598<br> Gold Beach OR 97444 <br>Telephone: 541-247-9396 <br>E-mail:[mailto:info@curryhistory.com info@curryhistory.com]<br>[http://www.curryhistory.com/ Website]<br><br>
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'''Curry County Historical Society'''<br>920 S Ellensberg Ave<br>Gold Beach 97444-9705<br><br>
  
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
*[[Brookings Oregon Family History Center]]  
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*[[Brookings Oregon Family History Center]] 770 Elk Dr Brookings OR 97415 United States
*[[Gold Beach Oregon Family History Center]]  
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*[[Gold Beach Oregon Family History Center]] 94161 Ellensburg Ave Gold Beach OR 97444 United States
 
*[[Port Orford Oregon Family History Center]]
 
*[[Port Orford Oregon Family History Center]]
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/oregon/curry-county/ Curry County, OR History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
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*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/110357701597661605044 Oregon Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/190997804291208/ Oregon Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.oregongenealogy.com/curry/ The Curry County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://www.oregongenealogy.com/curry/ The Curry County GenWeb Project] part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Curry/ Linkpendium]  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Curry/ Linkpendium]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/curry/currytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/curry/currytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/curry/currytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] (backup site)  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/curry/currytoc.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] (backup site)  
*{{FHL|207099|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Curry County
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*{{FHL|207099|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch.org}} FamilySearch Catalog for Curry County
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Curry_County,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Curry_County,_Oregon]]

Latest revision as of 17:10, 3 October 2017

United States
Oregon
Curry County

Guide to Curry County, Oregon ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.


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Curry County, Oregon
Map
Map of Oregon highlighting Curry County
Location in the state of Oregon
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oregon
Location of Oregon in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 18, 1855
County Seat Gold Beach
Courthouse
Or-curry-ch.jpg
Address Curry County Courthouse
29821 Ellensburg Ave
PO Box 746
Gold Beach, OR 97444
Phone: 541.247.7011
Curry County Website




County Information


Curry County, Oregon Record Dates

Beginning Dates for Major County Records
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate
1856 1860 1856 1856

County Courthouse

County Clerk has land, military and naturalization records from 1916. [1]

Records Held at the Courthouse

  • Record Loss:

Quick Facts

Named for George Law Curry, last Governor of Oregon Territory, 1853-1859.

Parent County

18 December 1855: Created from Coos County. [2]

Boundary Changes

For animated maps illustrating Oregon County boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Oregon County Boundary Maps" (1843-1975) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Record Loss

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

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Brookings | Gold Beach | Port Orford

Communities

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Agness | Carpenterville | Harbor | Langlois | Nesika Beach | Ophir | Pistol River | Sixes | Wedderburn

Neighboring Counties

Coos | Douglas | Josephine | Del Norte County, California

Trivia Tidbits

Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. > Trivia Tidbits

Resources

Cemeteries

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library Findagrave.com
ORGenWeb WorldCat Billion Graves
ORGenWeb Archives
Tombstone Project
ORGravestones
EPodunk
Billion Graves
See Oregon Cemeteries for more information.

Census

  • 1856 Transcription and index
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Orcurry.jpg

Military History and Records

Civil War

Newspapers

Probate Records

Online Records

Rivers and Waterways

Details about the rivers and waterways where farms and settlements are often found along them. >> Rivers and Waterways

Taxation

Vital Records

See also How to order Oregon Vital Records, order electronically online or download an application for Oregon Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Divorce Certificate, Death Certificate Application to mail.

Birth

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Curry Historical Society
29419 Ellensburg Avenue
PO Box 1598
Gold Beach OR 97444
Telephone: 541-247-9396
E-mail:info@curryhistory.com
Website

Curry County Historical Society
920 S Ellensberg Ave
Gold Beach 97444-9705

Family History Centers

Family history centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See family history center for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Curry County, Oregon page 572, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. WorldCat 50140092FHL Collection Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)