ORGenWeb, part of the USGenWeb Project

Part of

The USGenWeb Project
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 for "Feature Name" and pick "Oregon" as the state. Choose "Populated Place" and it will tell you which Oregon county 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!

Oregon Genealogical & Historical Societies:

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

Oregon Military Oregon State Archives ORGenWeb's 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.

Oregon Files in the USGenWeb Archives:

Census Records
Cemetery Records
Wills, Deeds,
Marriage Records

Oregon Vital Records Oregon Pioneer Biographies Oregon History
Oregon Vital Records:

Where to find vital records
County Holdings
Years Available

Census Records OnLine

U.S. Census Bureau
Vital Statistics, Ancestry Breakdown, etc. by State and then County. Choose "Oregon" and then pick a county and table to view.

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 RootsWeb

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

The American History and Genealogy Project: Oregon


Professional Genealogists and Researchers:

A list of those trained to help you with your research

ORGenWeb Awards

US and World Resources:

Census Transcriptions
Census Images
Military Pensions
World GenWeb

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About the USGenWeb Project


If you have Oregon historical or genealogical information and would like to contribute to the ORGenWeb Project,
please contact Jan Bony, Oregon State Coordinator.
Assistant State Coordinators Janine Bork and John McCoy are here, too, to help you with your questions.


Last updated Saturday, 01-Mar-2014 16:57:12 MST.

Copyright © 1997 by Jan Phillips
Copyright © 2003 by Jan Bony