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== History and Tidbits ==
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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Oregon|Oregon]] > Wheeler County'' [[Image:Or-wheeler.png|right|300px]]
'''Wheeler county''' was created from Crook, Gilliam and Grant Counties 17 February 1899. Named for Henry H. Wheeler, a early settler who owned a farm near Mitchell.  
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== History and Tidbits ==
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'''Wheeler County''' was created from Crook, Gilliam and Grant Counties 17 February 1899. Named for Henry H. Wheeler, a early settler who owned a farm near Mitchell.  
  
 
The county seat is Fossil.  
 
The county seat is Fossil.  
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Antone | Caleb | Kinzua | Lost Valley | Richmond | Service Creek | Spoos Mill | Twickenham | Waldron | Waterman  
 
Antone | Caleb | Kinzua | Lost Valley | Richmond | Service Creek | Spoos Mill | Twickenham | Waldron | Waterman  
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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== Neighboring Counties ==
[[Crook County, Oregon|Crook]] | [[Gilliam County, Oregon|Gilliam]] | [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] | [[Jefferson County, Oregon|Jefferson]] | [[Morrow County, Oregon|Morrow]] | [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]]
 
  
== Resources ==
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[[Crook County, Oregon|Crook]] | [[Gilliam County, Oregon|Gilliam]] | [[Grant County, Oregon|Grant]] | [[Jefferson County, Oregon|Jefferson]] | [[Morrow County, Oregon|Morrow]] | [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]]  
== Genealogy Websites ==
 
[http://orgenweb.org/wheeler/ The Wheeler GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]  
 
  
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== Resources  ==
  
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== Genealogy Websites  ==
  
[[Portal:Oregon|Portal:Oregon]]  
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[http://orgenweb.org/wheeler/ The Wheeler GenWeb Project], part of [[ORGenWeb|The ORGenWeb Project]], a state project affiliated with [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project.]]  
  
 
[[Category:Wheeler_County,_Oregon]]
 
[[Category:Wheeler_County,_Oregon]]

Revision as of 04:38, 30 August 2008

United States > Oregon > Wheeler County

History and Tidbits

Wheeler County was created from Crook, Gilliam and Grant Counties 17 February 1899. Named for Henry H. Wheeler, a early settler who owned a farm near Mitchell.

The county seat is Fossil.

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

Cities

Fossil | Mitchell | Spray

Unincorporated Communities

Antone | Caleb | Kinzua | Lost Valley | Richmond | Service Creek | Spoos Mill | Twickenham | Waldron | Waterman

Neighboring Counties

Crook | Gilliam | Grant | Jefferson | Morrow | Wasco

Resources

Genealogy Websites

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