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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon|Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Malheur County'' [[Image:Or-malheur.png|right|400px]]
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon|Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Malheur County''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.malheurco.org/ http://www.malheurco.org/]<br>251 "B" St. West<br>Vale, OR 97918<br>  
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| county = Malheur County
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| state = Oregon
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| seat = Vale
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| building address = Malheur County Courthouse<br>251 B Street W<br>Vale, Or 97918<br>Phone: 541-473-5151<br>[http://www.malheurco.org/ '''Malheur County Website'''] }}
  
=== Quick Facts  ===
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{{Wikipedia|Malheur County, Oregon}}
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=== County Courthouse<br>&nbsp;  ===
  
'''17 Feb 1887:''' Malheur county was created from southern portion of [[Baker County, Oregon|Baker]] County. Named for the {{wpd|Malheur River}}, which flows through it. <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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County Clerk hsa marriage, probate and land records from 1887. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Malheur County, Oregon page 573, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
*[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpmalheurdescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Malheur County Court House as of July 2005.
 
 
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===== Cities  =====
 
===== Cities  =====
  
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[[Adrian, Oregon|Adrian]] | [[Jordan Valley, Oregon|Jordan Valley]] | [[Nyssa, Oregon|Nyssa]] | [[Ontario, Oregon|Ontario]] | [[Vale, Oregon|Vale]]  
 
[[Adrian, Oregon|Adrian]] | [[Jordan Valley, Oregon|Jordan Valley]] | [[Nyssa, Oregon|Nyssa]] | [[Ontario, Oregon|Ontario]] | [[Vale, Oregon|Vale]]  
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===== Communities  =====
 
===== Communities  =====
  
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[[Arock, Oregon|Arock]] | [[Brogan, Oregon|Brogan]] | [[Danner, Oregon|Danner]] | [[Juntura, Oregon|Juntura]] | [[McDermitt, Nevada-Oregon|McDermitt]] | [[Riverside, Malheur County, Oregon|Riverside]] | [[Rome, Oregon|Rome]]  
 
[[Arock, Oregon|Arock]] | [[Brogan, Oregon|Brogan]] | [[Danner, Oregon|Danner]] | [[Juntura, Oregon|Juntura]] | [[McDermitt, Nevada-Oregon|McDermitt]] | [[Riverside, Malheur County, Oregon|Riverside]] | [[Rome, Oregon|Rome]]  
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[[Baker County, Oregon|Baker]] | [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] | [[Harney County, Oregon|Harney]] | '''Idaho '''counties: [[Canyon County, Idaho|Canyon]] | [[Owyhee County, Idaho|Owyhee]] | [[Payette County, Idaho|Payette]] | [[Washington County, Idaho|Washington]] | [[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humboldt]], Nevada  
 
[[Baker County, Oregon|Baker]] | [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] | [[Harney County, Oregon|Harney]] | '''Idaho '''counties: [[Canyon County, Idaho|Canyon]] | [[Owyhee County, Idaho|Owyhee]] | [[Payette County, Idaho|Payette]] | [[Washington County, Idaho|Washington]] | [[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humboldt]], Nevada  
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==== Trivia Tidbits  ====
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Information about localities, too small or too brief to describe in separate pages. Exception to this are Post Offices. [[Malheur County, Oregon Trivia Tidbits|&gt; Trivia Tidbits]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
=== Archives and Libraries ===
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=== Biography  ===
 
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=== Maps  ===
 
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=== Migration  ===
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Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for European and African American settlers included:
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:*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snake_River Snake River]
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:*[[Oregon Trail]] 1830s to 1890s from western Missouri to Oregon City, Oregon<ref>Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map V" in ''Oregon Trail Landmarks'' at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap5.jpg  (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
  
 
=== Military History and Records  ===
 
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=== Probate Records  ===
 
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=== Rivers and Waterways  ===
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Details about the rivers and waterways where farms and settlements are often found along them. [[Malheur County, Oregon Rivers and Waterways|&gt;&gt; Rivers and Waterways]]
  
 
=== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ===
 
=== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ===
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Many early marriages are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
 
Many early marriages are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
  
=== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ===
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Nyssa Oregon Family History Center]]
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*[[Ontario Oregon Family History Center]]
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Malheur/ Linkpendium]  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/OR/Malheur/ Linkpendium]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/malheur/malheurtoc.htm USGenWeb Archives]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/malheur/malheurtoc.htm USGenWeb Archives]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/or/malheur/malheurtoc.htm USGenWeb Archives] (backup site]  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/or/malheur/malheurtoc.htm USGenWeb Archives] (backup site]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207168 FamilySearch Family History Library Catalog]
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Malheur County, Oregon
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oregon
Location of Oregon in the U.S.
Facts
Founded information needed
County Seat Vale
Courthouse
Address Malheur County Courthouse
251 B Street W
Vale, Or 97918
Phone: 541-473-5151
Malheur County Website

County Courthouse
 

County Clerk hsa marriage, probate and land records from 1887. [1]

  • Record Loss:

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

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Adrian | Jordan Valley | Nyssa | Ontario | Vale

Communities

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Arock | Brogan | Danner | Juntura | McDermitt | Riverside | Rome

Neighboring Counties

Baker | Grant | Harney | Idaho counties: Canyon | Owyhee | Payette | Washington | Humboldt, Nevada

Trivia Tidbits

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

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Biography

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

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Malheur County, Oregon Genealogy for European and African American settlers included:

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

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Taxation

Vital Records

Many early marriages are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Malheur County, Oregon page 573, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map V" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap5.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).
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