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Please contact the County Coordinator or Jan Bony if you are interested in adoption.
Assistant State Coordinator W.David Samuelsen is also here to help you with your questions.
Instructions on hosting an Oregon County can be found here.
For more information on each county, click on the county name.

BAKER
W. David Samuelsen
dsam52@sampubco.com
BENTON
George Davidson
gid1943@gmail.com
CLACKAMAS
~ Adopt Me ~
jbony@ochoco.com
CLATSOP
~ Adopt Me ~
jbony@ochoco.com
COLUMBIA
Jan Bony
jbony@ochoco.com
COOS
Robyn Greenlund
rgreenlund61@yahoo.com
CROOK
Jan Bony
jbony@ochoco.com
CURRY
Jan Bony
jbony@ochoco.com
DESCHUTES
Jan Bony
jbony@ochoco.com
DOUGLAS
Dan Mattney
dmatney@gmail.com
GILLIAM
Laura & Joe Schmidt
digmypast@msn.com
GRANT
W. David Samuelsen
dsam552@sampubco.com
HARNEY
Jan Bony
jbony@ochoco.com
HOOD RIVER
~ Adopt Me ~
jbony@ochoco.com
JACKSON
Dan Matney
dmatney@gmail.com
JEFFERSON
Carolee Sherer
clds@crestviewcable.com
JOSEPHINE 
Linda Barton
lblumb@gmail.com
KLAMATH
Dan Matney
dmatney@gmail.com
LAKE
Dan Matney
dmatney@gmail.com
LANE
Dan Matney
dmatney@gmail.com
LINCOLN
~ Adopt Me ~
jbony@ochoco.com
LINN
Lisa Jones
lljones@teleport.com
MALHEUR
Judy Wallis White
oregon_genealogy@live.com
MARION
Oregon Rain
dusters34@frontier.com
MORROW
Jan Bony
jbony@ochoco.com
MULTNOMAH
Julie Kidd
oregon1849@yahoo.com
POLK
Gayle Triller
gaylelt@comcast.net
SHERMAN
Mark Fields
fmarkf@netzero.net
TILLAMOOK
Lee Stuckey
orgenweb@gmail.com
UMATILLA
Judy Wallis White
oregon_genealogy@live.com
UNION
Judy Wallis White
oregon_genealogy@live.com
WALLOWA
Judy Wallis White
oregon_genealogy@live.com
WASCO
Oregon Rain
dusters34@frontier.com>
WASHINGTON
Jan Bony
jbony@ochoco.com
WHEELER
Jan Bony
jbony@ochoco.com
YAMHILL
Dan Matney
dmatney@gmail.com
UNKNOWN COUNTY
Jan Bony
jbony@ochoco.com
   

County Formation

NAME FORMED PARENT COUNTY COUNTY SEAT
BAKER 1862 Wasco Baker City
BENTON 1847 Polk Corvallis
CHAMPOEG 1843 Renamed Marion in 1849
CLACKAMAS 1843 [Original] Oregon City
CLATSOP 1844 Tuality Astoria
COLUMBIA 1854 Washington St. Helens
COOS 1853 Jackson/Umpqua Coquille
CROOK 1882 Wasco Prineville
CURRY 1855 Coos Gold Beach
DESCHUTES 1916 Crook Bend
DOUGLAS 1852 Umpqua Roseburg
GILLIAM 1885 Wasco/Morrow Condon
GRANT 1864 Umatilla/Wasco Canyon City
HARNEY 1889 Grant Burns
HOOD RIVER 1908 Wasco Hood River
JACKSON 1852 Umpqua Medford
JEFFERSON 1914 Crook Madras
JOSEPHINE 1856 Jackson Grants Pass
KLAMATH 1882 Lake Klamath Falls
LAKE 1874 Jackson/Wasco Lakeview
LANE 1851 Linn/Umpqua/Benton Eugene
LINCOLN 1893 Benton/Polk Newport
LINN 1847 Champoeg Albany
MALHEUR 1887 Baker Vale
MARION 1843 [Original] as Champoeg Salem
MORROW 1885 Umatilla Heppner
MULTNOMAH 1854 Clackamas/Washington Portland
POLK 1845 Yamhill Dallas
SHERMAN 1889 Wasco Moro
TILLAMOOK 1853 Clatsop/Yamhill/Polk Tillamook
TUALITY 1843 Renamed Washington in 1849
UMATILLA 1862 Wasco Pendleton
UMPQUA 1851 Became part of Douglas in 1862
UNION 1864 Baker La Grande
WALLOWA 1887 Union Enterprise
WASCO 1854 Marion/Clackamas/Linn The Dalles
WASHINGTON 1843 [Original] as Tuality Hillsboro
WHEELER 1899 Crook/Gilliam/Grant Fossil
YAMHILL 1843 [Original] McMinnville

Need help? Want to adopt a county? Contact the State Coordinator if you are interested in a county. We have several available, click here for listing. Here are the Oregon Adoption Requirements

Jan Bony State Coordinator
W. David Samuelson Assistant State Coordinator

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