Clackamas County, Oregon

This Site is part of
The ORGenWeb and The USGenWeb

"Side Notes"
Oregon Donation Land Act
Land Claim Index
Vols 1, 2, 3, 4

BLM Records

Guion Miller Rolls: 1908-1910
[Enrollment of Eastern Cherokee]

Early Pioneer & Census Records

The indexes to the right were all created to help you find information that is online.
FS = Family Search [Free]

Anc = Ancestry
[Pay per View - Lookups if you do not have access]


Born in Oregon, Died in San Luis Obispo County, CA
Buried Elsewhere

Lookups, Obits


"Oregon Native Son"
Publication with Bio's and Sketches
1899-1900 Index
The Books can be downloaded
or I will send pages of interest.

Brooklyn, New York, Bethlehem Steel Shipyard Employment Cards, 1908-1965

Colorado, Steelworks Emloyment Records, 
1887 - 1979


With thanks to Jeremy for his assistance on the Coroner Records!

Please check back often to see "What's New"

Updated: 17 July 2018
Online Continuosly since 1996
Odds & Ends

Cemeteries of Clackamas County
With the increased interest in documenting Cemeteries, it is in the best interest of all, that old as well as new resources are recognized.
USGW Archive Indexes.
Find~A~Grave  Search all of F~A~G or Billion Graves on FS
F~A~G: Burial at Sea & Other Locations
California Cemetery Transcriptions, 1850 - 1960: B: ID, NE, OR  [FS]
Oregon Church and Cemetery Records, 1840 - 1965 [Anc]
US Cemetery and Funeral Records, 1847-2017
Sandy Cemetery [from old DAR Records]
Milwaukie Cemetery [LDS # 857035-DAR-jpeg's]

Oregon Burial Site Guide
Compiled by: Dean H Bryd
Co-Compiled by Stanley R Clarke & Janice M Healy
Binford & Mort Publishing, Portland Oregon, 2001
Permission to use on the ORGenWeb given by:
Mr Stanley R Clarke.
The Introduction and key can be found here.
The Indexes can be found here.
Clackamas County Pages can be found here.
All pages are combined into a searchable pdf.

Military Information

Oregon in the Civil War ~ Oregon Military Units ~ Civil War Archive
United States Civil War and Later Pension Index, 1861-1917
Military Headstones - Civil War Veterans & Military HdStn Applications
1890 Veteran's Schedule
Washington, Soldier Home Records, 1891-1945 [FS]
Family Search has Draft Registrations for both WWI & WWII
Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
United States National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938 [Anc]
US Registers of Deaths in the Regular Army,1860 - 1889 [Anc]
Iowa, Armed Forces Grave Registrations, 1835-1998 [FS]
Registers of Patients at Naval Hospitals, 1812 - 1934
Soldiers of the Great War ~ Oregon

Other Military Data: Draft Registrations, etc can be found on Family Search

"True Odds & Ends"
There are some interesting databases on both Family Search and Ancestry.
The search criteria is simple: Born in either Clackamas County or Oregon [All Co's]
A Birth Cutoff of 1935 is used to eliminate any possible living individuals.
Lookups are available for Ancestry if you do not have access

Chicago & North Western Railroad Employment Records, 1935-1970  [Anc]
U.S., Identification Card Files of Prohibition Agents, 1920-1925 [Anc]
 Oregon, Early Oregonians Index, 1800-1860 [Anc]
Records Related to Enrollment of Eastern Cherokee by Guion Miller, 1908-1910 [Anc]
Alcatraz, California, U.S. Penitentiary, Prisoner Index, 1934-1963
Montana, Prison Records, 1861 - 1968 [Anc]
New Mexico, Prison and Correctional Records, 1905-1958 [Anc]
Texas, Convict and Conduct Registers, 1875-1945 [Anc]
Pennsylvania, Prison, Reformatory, and Workhouse Records, 1829-1971 [Anc]
Tulare County, California, Sheriff's Office and Jail Records, 1874-1963 [Anc]
[Note: Multiple Arrests, check'em all ]
U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925 ~ CA Passenger & Crew Lists, 1882-1959
Coroner Records
[LDS Film 2168754, Item 6]
The index below was created from the files on the film
The individual Cases can be found here.
Single Page Cases are here.
Name Inq Date Cause of Death Image #'s
Achrne, H Emil [Ochrne?] 26 May 1879 Accident  76 > 84
Batt, Isac  08 May 1875 Blow from a fall or ? 14 > 17
Cactow, John [Indian] 11 Dec 1876 No Verdict 64 > 65
Cleet, Johnson 26 Jul 1883 Heart Disease / Natural Causes? 133 > 138
Crawford, John D 04 Aug 1877 Suicide 60 > 63
Hagar, [Mrs] 28 Feb 1879 Murder 69 > 75
Hamilton, Clark 03 Feb 1880 Murder 95 > 99
Kyle, George [Robert?] 06 Aug 1875 Skull Fracture 30
Kyle, Robert 1875 Several different conclusions 18 > 49
Leland, Caroline 23 Sep 1882 Suicide 110 > 121
Male, Unknown 30 May 1859 Suicide 3
Male, Unknown 30 May 1859 Unknown 4
Male, Unknown 20 Aug 1882 Natural Causes 100 > 109
Male, Unknown 22 Apr 1883 Insanity / Exposure 122 > 132
Moore, Calvin C 07 Jul 1883 Suicide 139 > 151
Pagguet, John 10 Jun 1860 Gun Shot / Accident 10 > 12
Pope, C W 28 Mar 1877 Drowning 50 > 59
Reed, S S 24 Apr 1879 Suicide   85 > 94
Wilson, Robert 11 Feb 1877 Suicide or Poison by ? 66 > 67
Young, Samuel 15 May 1875 Drowning 6 > 9

"The Fine Print"
The ORGenWeb Administrative Team
State Coordinator: Jan Bony
Assistant State Coordinator: W David Samuelson
Clackamas County Coordinator: Martha A Crosley Graham

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