Wheeler County, Oregon Genealogy

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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.

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

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

Neighboring Counties: Crook | Gilliam | Grant | Jefferson | Morrow | Wasco