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'''Geographic location:''' Google  
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'''Geographic location:''' [http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Klamath+Falls,+Oregon Google]
  
Former name: Linkville  
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'''Former name:''' Linkville  
  
'''1867:''' Founded by George Nurse, on the Link River's falls. The falls was named Link Falls, since changed to Klamath Falls in 1892.  
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'''1867:''' Founded by George Nurse, on the Link River's falls. The falls was at the site.
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'''1892:''' The name was changed to Klamath Falls.
  
 
== [http://www.ci.klamath-falls.or.us/ City Hall ]  ==
 
== [http://www.ci.klamath-falls.or.us/ City Hall ]  ==

Revision as of 05:07, 11 February 2009

United States > Oregon > Klamath County > Klamath Falls

Quick History

Wikipedia

Geographic location: Google

Former name: Linkville

1867: Founded by George Nurse, on the Link River's falls. The falls was at the site.

1892: The name was changed to Klamath Falls.

City Hall

500 Klamath Avenue
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
541.883.5316

Resources

Cemeteries

  • Linkville Cemetery [1]

Church History & Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) [2]
  1. Records of Members, 1926-1942
  2. Records of Members, 1938-1942
Society of Friends (Quakers) (Northwest Yearly Meeting)
  1. Klamath Falls Friends directory of members [3]

Directories

City Directories [4]

  1. 1940-1953 Klamath Falls City and Klamath County Directory, including Algoma, Bly, Chiloquin, Fort Klamath, Keno, Malin, Merrill and Modoc Point (FHL has 1940, 1953)
  2. 1953-1960 Klamath Falls city and Klamath county directory, including Keno, Pelican City and Wocus. (FHL has 1961, 1965, 1970, 1976, 1979, 1980 1985, 1988)

Local History

Newsletters

  • Klamath Basin Genealogical Society (PERSI code - ORKB) [5]

Schools

Oregon Institute of Technology

  1. School Alumni Directory, 1989 [6]

Societies and Libraries

Klamath Basin Genealogical Society

Web Sites

References

  1. "FHLC Book 979.591 V3c v. 1-2" (Klamath Falls, Oregon : Klamath Basin Genealogy Society, 1983).
  2. "FHLC Film 1974 it 5, 205638 it 4" ([Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1951-1954]).
  3. "FHLC Film 2031442 Item 15" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1996).
  4. "FHLC Book 979.591 E4p" (Monterey Park, California : Polk, [1940]-).
  5. "periodicals" (Klamath Falls, Oregon : Klamath Basin Genealogical Society, 2001).
  6. "FHLC Book 979.591 J24o" (White Plains, New York : B.C. Harris Pub., 1989).