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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon|Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Lincoln County''
  
=== County Courthouse  ===
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[http://www.co.lincoln.or.us/ http://www.co.lincoln.or.us/]<br>225 West Olive Street <br>Newport, Oregon 97365<br>(541) 265-6611
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=== County Courthouse <br><br>  ===
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[http://www.co.lincoln.or.us/ Lincoln County Courthouse]<br>225 W Olive Street<br>Newport, OR 97365<br>Phone:&nbsp;&nbsp;541.265.4131&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records 1907-1916, <br>marriage records from 1905, land records from 1893, <br>military discharge records from 1945 and voter <br>registration from 1920.<br>District Court has divorce, probate and court records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Oregon page 573, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.co.lincoln.or.us/ &nbsp;]
  
 
=== Quick Facts  ===
 
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{{Wikipedia|Lincoln County, Oregon}}  
 
{{Wikipedia|Lincoln County, Oregon}}  
  
'''20 February 1893:''' The county was created from [[Benton County, Oregon|Benton]] and [[Polk County, Oregon|Polk]] Counties. Named for Abraham Lincoln, 16th president of the United States of America. The irony is that he was offered Governorship of Oregon Territory but he turned it down and it was offered to Joseph Lane instead.  
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'''20 February 1893:''' The county was created from [[Benton County, Oregon|Benton]] and [[Polk County, Oregon|Polk]] Counties. Named for Abraham Lincoln, 16th president of the United States of America. The irony is that he was offered Governorship of Oregon Territory but he turned it down and it was offered to Joseph Lane instead. <ref>{{WorldCat|50140092}} ▲ {{FHL|1049485|item}} ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)</ref>
  
 
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cplincolndescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Lincoln County Court House as of September 2004.  
 
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cplincolndescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Lincoln County Court House as of September 2004.  
  
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===== Cities  =====
 
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[[Depoe Bay, Oregon|Depoe Bay]] | [[Lincoln City, Oregon|Lincoln City]] | [[Newport, Oregon|Newport]] | [[Siletz, Oregon|Siletz]] | [[Toledo, Oregon|Toledo]] | [[Waldport, Oregon|Waldport]] | [[Yachats, Oregon|Yachats]]  
 
[[Depoe Bay, Oregon|Depoe Bay]] | [[Lincoln City, Oregon|Lincoln City]] | [[Newport, Oregon|Newport]] | [[Siletz, Oregon|Siletz]] | [[Toledo, Oregon|Toledo]] | [[Waldport, Oregon|Waldport]] | [[Yachats, Oregon|Yachats]]  
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[[Agate Beach, Oregon|Agate Beach]] | [[Beverly Beach, Oregon|Beverly Beach]] | [[Chitwood, Oregon|Chitwood]] | [[Eddyville, Oregon|Eddyville]] | [[Fisher, Oregon|Fisher]] | [[Gleneden Beach, Oregon|Gleneden Beach]] | [[Kernville, Oregon|Kernville]] | [[Lincoln Beach, Oregon|Lincoln Beach]] | [[Otis, Oregon|Otis]] | [[Otter Rock, Oregon|Otter Rock]] | [[Rose Lodge, Oregon|Rose Lodge]] | [[Seal Rock, Oregon|Seal Rock]] | [[Tidewater, Oregon|Tidewater]]  
 
[[Agate Beach, Oregon|Agate Beach]] | [[Beverly Beach, Oregon|Beverly Beach]] | [[Chitwood, Oregon|Chitwood]] | [[Eddyville, Oregon|Eddyville]] | [[Fisher, Oregon|Fisher]] | [[Gleneden Beach, Oregon|Gleneden Beach]] | [[Kernville, Oregon|Kernville]] | [[Lincoln Beach, Oregon|Lincoln Beach]] | [[Otis, Oregon|Otis]] | [[Otter Rock, Oregon|Otter Rock]] | [[Rose Lodge, Oregon|Rose Lodge]] | [[Seal Rock, Oregon|Seal Rock]] | [[Tidewater, Oregon|Tidewater]]  
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[[Benton County, Oregon|Benton]] | [[Lane County, Oregon|Lane]] | [[Polk County, Oregon|Polk]] | [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook]]  
 
[[Benton County, Oregon|Benton]] | [[Lane County, Oregon|Lane]] | [[Polk County, Oregon|Polk]] | [[Tillamook County, Oregon|Tillamook]]  
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Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. [[Lincoln County, Oregon Trivia Tidbits|&gt; Trivia Tidbits]]
  
 
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=== Biography[[Trivia Tidbits, Lincoln County, Oregon|<br>]] ===
 
 
[[Trivia Tidbits, Lincoln County, Oregon|Trivia Tidbits:]] Little biographic bits associated with the names of non-population localities.
 
  
 
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Details about the rivers and waterways where farms and settlements are often found along them. [[Lincoln County, Oregon Rivers and Waterways|&gt;&gt; Rivers and Waterways]]
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Lincoln City Oregon Family History Center]]
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*[[Newport Oregon Family History Center]]
  
 
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/lincoln/lincolntoc.htm USGenWeb Archives]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/lincoln/lincolntoc.htm USGenWeb Archives]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/lincoln/lincolntoc.htm USGenWeb Archives] (backup site)  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/lincoln/lincolntoc.htm USGenWeb Archives] (backup site)  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207155 FamilySearch Family History Library Catalog]
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Revision as of 22:44, 26 November 2012

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County Courthouse

Lincoln County Courthouse
225 W Olive Street
Newport, OR 97365
Phone:  541.265.4131 

County Clerk has birth and death records 1907-1916,
marriage records from 1905, land records from 1893,
military discharge records from 1945 and voter
registration from 1920.
District Court has divorce, probate and court records. [1]

 

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Lincoln County, Oregon

20 February 1893: The county was created from Benton and Polk Counties. Named for Abraham Lincoln, 16th president of the United States of America. The irony is that he was offered Governorship of Oregon Territory but he turned it down and it was offered to Joseph Lane instead. [2]

County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Lincoln County Court House as of September 2004.

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

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Depoe Bay | Lincoln City | Newport | Siletz | Toledo | Waldport | Yachats

Communities

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Agate Beach | Beverly Beach | Chitwood | Eddyville | Fisher | Gleneden Beach | Kernville | Lincoln Beach | Otis | Otter Rock | Rose Lodge | Seal Rock | Tidewater

Indian Reservation

Siletz, located on the Siletz River (Confederated Tribes of Siletz - specifically - the Rogue River tribe, Shasta, Scoton, Shasta Costa (or Shistakwasta), Grave Creek tribe, Chetco, Coquille (or Mishikwutmetunne), Tututni (or Tututunne), Tolowa, and likely a small number of Siuslaw, Coos, Latgawa, Dakubetede, Taltushtuntude, Takelma, and Kuitsh peoples.)

Neighboring Counties

Benton | Lane | Polk | Tillamook

Trivia Tidbits

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

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries (Rural)

Census

  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate 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

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Oregon page 573, 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)
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