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== History and Tidbits ==
 
'''Union county''' was created from [[Baker County, Oregon|Baker]] County 14 October 1864. Named for the city of Union which is located within the boundaries, a county seat at the time of the creation of the county. Southest portion of Union known as the Panhandle was annexed to Baker County 1 February 1901.  
 
'''Union county''' was created from [[Baker County, Oregon|Baker]] County 14 October 1864. Named for the city of Union which is located within the boundaries, a county seat at the time of the creation of the county. Southest portion of Union known as the Panhandle was annexed to Baker County 1 February 1901.  
  
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[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpuniondescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Union County Court House as of October 2005.  
 
[http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/county/cpuniondescrip.html County Records Inventory] listing the records held at the Union County Court House as of October 2005.  
  
== Cities  ==
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=== Cities  ===
 
 
 
Cove | Elgin | Imbler | Island City | La Grande | North Powder | Summerville | Union  
 
Cove | Elgin | Imbler | Island City | La Grande | North Powder | Summerville | Union  
  
== Unincorporated Communities  ==
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=== Unincorporated Communities  ===
 
 
 
Alicel | Cabin Creek | Camp Carson | Camp Elkanah | Elk Flat | Hilgard | Hot Lake | Imbler | Indian Valley | Lookingglass | Medical Springs | Perry | Pondosa | Starkey | Telocaset  
 
Alicel | Cabin Creek | Camp Carson | Camp Elkanah | Elk Flat | Hilgard | Hot Lake | Imbler | Indian Valley | Lookingglass | Medical Springs | Perry | Pondosa | Starkey | Telocaset  
  
== Resources ==
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== Neighboring Counties  ==
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[[Baker County, Oregon|Baker]] | [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] | [[Umatilla County, Oregon|Umatilla]] | [[Wallowa County, Oregon|Wallowa]]
  
=== Cemeteries ===
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== Resources  ==
  
[[LDS_Cemetery_Records|LDS Cemetery Records]]
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=== Cemeteries  ===
  
Vol. 21 page 177 - Lower Cove Cemetery, Alical
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[[LDS Cemetery Records|LDS Cemetery Records]]
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== Genealogy Websites ==
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Vol. 21 page 177 - Lower Cove Cemetery, Alical <!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
  
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== Genealogy Websites  ==
 
[http://www.oregongenealogy.com/union/ The Union County GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]  
 
[http://www.oregongenealogy.com/union/ The Union County GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]  
 
== Neighboring Counties ==
 
[[Baker County, Oregon|Baker]] | [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] | [[Umatilla County, Oregon|Umatilla]] | [[Wallowa County, Oregon|Wallowa]]
 
  
 
[[Portal:Oregon|Portal:Oregon]]  
 
[[Portal:Oregon|Portal:Oregon]]  
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[[Category:Union_County,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Union_County,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 18:29, 5 May 2008

History and Tidbits

Union county was created from Baker County 14 October 1864. Named for the city of Union which is located within the boundaries, a county seat at the time of the creation of the county. Southest portion of Union known as the Panhandle was annexed to Baker County 1 February 1901.

The county seat is La Grande. Union was the former county seat until mid-1880s.

County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Union County Court House as of October 2005.

Cities

Cove | Elgin | Imbler | Island City | La Grande | North Powder | Summerville | Union

Unincorporated Communities

Alicel | Cabin Creek | Camp Carson | Camp Elkanah | Elk Flat | Hilgard | Hot Lake | Imbler | Indian Valley | Lookingglass | Medical Springs | Perry | Pondosa | Starkey | Telocaset

Neighboring Counties

Baker | Grant | Umatilla | Wallowa

Resources

Cemeteries

LDS Cemetery Records

Vol. 21 page 177 - Lower Cove Cemetery, Alical

Genealogy Websites

The Union County GenWeb Project, part of The ORGenWeb Project, a state project affiliated with The USGenWeb Project.

Portal:Oregon