Lane County, Oregon Genealogy

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Lane County, Oregon
Map
Map of Oregon highlighting Lane County
Location in the state of Oregon
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oregon
Location of Oregon in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: January 11, 1854
County Seat Eugene
Courthouse
Address Lane County Courthouse
Downtown Public Service Building/Courthouse
125 East 8th Ave.
Eugene OR 97401


United States Gotoarrow.png Oregon Gotoarrow.png Lane County

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Historical Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Lane County, Oregon
Named for Joseph Lane, the first governor of Oregon Territory.

Boundary Changes

28 January 1854: Lane county was created from Linn and Umpqua Counties. [1]

11 January 1854: Part was taken to form Wasco County.

Places/Localities


To see a list of places in Lane County, click on [Show], above. Localities listed in red have no wiki page yet. As records or histories of these localities are identified, a page will be added for each of these place names.


Resources

Biography

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

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate Records

Rivers and Waterways

Details about the rivers and waterways where farms and settlements are often found along them.
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Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.; Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002 WorldCat 50140092, FHL Book 973 D27e 2002