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Oregon Counties Oregon Trail
and Native Americans
Oregon Societies
Table Listing:

Formation dates, county coordinators, websites, etc.

Clickable County Map


Not sure which Oregon county? Visit GNIS. Type the town name, or name of area for "Feature Name" and pick "Oregon" as the state. It will tell you where in Oregon you're looking for.

Oregon Trail and Native Americans:

Wagon Train Rosters
Immigration Lists
Lewis and Clark
WPA Life Histories
Oregon Native American Links

Websites of Oregon Families
See if you tie in with these other Oregon Families! updated 2-27-2014

New Site: Paper Trail ~ A Guide to Overland Emigrant Names and Documents - fee for reports
Oregon Genealogical & Historical Societies:

Listing of Oregon Societies with Web Sites,
Listing of snail mail addresses for Oregon Historical and Genealogical Societies. 

Please contact Jan with changes or additions

Updated January 2014

GCO Summer Genealogy Fest GCO 2014 Flyer & Registration form

Oregon Military Oregon State Archives US/ORGenWeb Archives
Oregon Military:

Indian Wars
Spanish American War
Civil War
Korean War
Viet Nam Conflict

Oregon State Archives:

Marvelous amount of information including searchable database, county records available, territorial government, 50th anniversary exhibits, Whitman Massacre, etc. This is provided by the state of Oregon

USGenWeb Archives 

ORGenWeb Archives 
Oregon Vital Records Oregon Pioneer Biographies Oregon History
Oregon Vital Records:

Where to find vital records
County Holdings
Years Available

New Link to Tom Burrows -
Marriages Database 11/27/2012

Census Records On-line

U.S. Census Bureau
Vital Statistics, Ancestry Breakdown, etc. by State and then County. Select a County from drop box OR select a City to view the data.

County Codes for Death Index

Oregon Pioneer Biographies:

Oregon Pioneer Biographies - ORGenWeb
Denise Merritt's website of her Early Oregon Pioneers
Roxann Gess Smith's website of her Early Oregon Pioneers
The Oregon Pioneer Project on Roots Web

Sons & Daughters of Oregon Pioneers

Oregon History:

Lookups Available
Historic Bridges
Mountain Men
Ghost Towns
Railroad Museums
Hudson's Bay Company
Fur Trappers
Other Oregon History Links

Mystery Photographs
See if you can identify them

Oregon Books & Newspapers Oregon Maps & Mailing Lists Oregon Tombstone Transcription Project
Oregon Books:

Listing of Online Bookstores with Oregon and other States

Oregon Newspapers on Microfilm:

A list of old newspapers available on microfilm

Oregon Maps:

This is a page with county formation maps and links to other Oregon maps online

Oregon Mailing Lists:

Listing of all Oregon historical and genealogical mailing lists available

Oregon Tombstone
Transcription Project

A county-by-county listing of Oregon cemeteries already transcribed and online plus other Oregon cemetery resources available for researchers

Miscellaneous Links Pros and Awards US and World Resources
Oregon Resources on Cyndi's List

Oregon's American History and Genealogy Project site

Online Searchable Death Indexes & Records

A pro site with a toolbox of all kinds of links to be free and $$ sites: Lawson Research LLC

Professional Genealogists and Researchers:

A list of those trained to help you with your research

ORGenWeb Awards

Thinking about volunteering to help the project? Here are the Oregon Adoption Requirements

USGenWeb Projects:

Includes the following:
Archives Project, Census Images, Digital Map Library, Church Records, Pension Project, Marriage Records, Obituary Project, and many more...

Portal to USGenWeb Volunteer Information
New Volunteer Survival Guide

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Be sure to check out our counties available for adoption!

If you have Oregon historical or genealogical information and would like to contribute
to the ORGenWeb Project,
please contact Jan Bony, Oregon State Coordinator or
Assistant State Coordinator W. David Samuelsen .


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