Yamhill County, Oregon Genealogy
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 Quick Facts
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 4.1 Biography
- 4.2 Cemeteries
- 4.3 Census
- 4.4 Church History and Records
- 4.5 Court Records
- 4.6 Deeds and Land Records
- 4.7 Gazetteers
- 4.8 History
- 4.9 Maps
- 4.10 Military History and Records
- 4.11 Newspapers
- 4.12 Probate Records
- 4.13 Taxation
- 4.14 Vital Records
- 4.15 Societies, Libraries and Museums
- 4.16 Web Sites
- 5 References
535 E. 5th St.
McMinnville, OR 97128
- Records Held at the Courthouse
County Records Inventory listing the records held at the Yamhill County Court House as of October 2005.
- Record Loss:
Lafayette was a former county seat until 1886.
Named for a local Native American tribe, the Yamhill, a part of North Kalapuyan family.
5 July 1843: Yamhill county was created from the Oregon Territory.
22 December 1845: Polk County set off.
15 December 1853: Tillamook County set off.
Places / Localities
Bellevue | Cove Orchard | Dellwood | Dewey | Gopher | Grand Island | Hopewell | Lunnville | Midway | Rex | Riverside | Saint Joseph | Shipley | Springbrook | Sunnycrest | Wapato | Wheatland | Whiteson
Grand Ronde Agency (Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community - specifically Chasta, Kalapuya, Molalla, Rogue River, Klickitat, Chinook, Tillamook, French-Canadian (Iroqouian).
- 1845 Territorial Transcription and Index
- 1849 Territorial Transcription and Index