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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon|Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Morrow County''''' [[Image:Or-morrow.png|right|400px]]  
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oregon|Oregon]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Morrow County''''' [[Image:Or-morrow.png|right|400px]]  
=== County Courthouse ===
=== County Courthouse <br><br> ===
[http://www.morrowcountyoregon.com/ http://www.morrowcountyoregon.com/ ]<br>100 S Court St. <br>PO Box 788 <br>Heppner, OR 97836-0788
Morrow County Courthouse<br> 100 N Court Street<br> Heppner, OR 97836<br> Phone:. 541.676.5603<br>&nbsp;<br>County Clerk has marriage, probate, <br>divorce and court records from 1885<br>
[http://www.morrowcountyoregon.com/ &nbsp;]
=== Quick Facts  ===
=== Quick Facts  ===

Revision as of 16:25, 15 August 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Oregon Gotoarrow.png Morrow County

County Courthouse

Morrow County Courthouse
100 N Court Street
Heppner, OR 97836
Phone:. 541.676.5603
County Clerk has marriage, probate,
divorce and court records from 1885


Quick Facts

Wikipedia has more about this subject: Morrow County, Oregon

Parent Counties

16 February 1885: Morrow county was created from the western portion of Umatilla and the small eastern portion of Wasco Counties. [1]

Named for Jackson L. Morrow, one of the first settlers of Morrow County, who was a member of the state legislature when the county was created.

The county seat is Heppner.

  • County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Morrow County Court House as of September/October 2003.
  • Record Loss:

Boundary Changes

Places / Localities

Populated Places

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Boardman | Heppner | Ione | Irrigon | Lexington

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Eightmile | Ruggs

Discontinued Post Offices

Acton | Alpine |

Neighboring Counties

Gilliam | Grant | Umatilla | Wheeler | Benton, Washington | Klickitat, Washington

Trivia Tidbits

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





  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church History and Records

Court Records

Land and Property




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

Military History and Records


Probate Records

Rivers and Waterways

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


Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers



  1. WorldCat 50140092FHL Collection Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)
  2. Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map VI" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap6.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).