Research

Misc Links

Wasco County Courthouse
511 Washington St
The Dalles, OR 97058
Clerk: (541) 506-2530
Courts: (541) 506-2700
Wasco County Web site

Wasco County Sheriff's 1841-1991, includes info on the "Big Muddy-ed Affair".

Wasco Co. Historical Society

Wasco County Historical Societies research links, includes addresses, phone numbers & website/email addresses to historical/henealogical libraries & museums

Wasco Co. Cultural Trust

Oregon Secretary of State Wasco County Records Inventory

Hood River Museum, Historic Hood River Blog

The USGenWeb Archives Project ~ Wasco

FamilySearch by the LDS Church Oregon Historical Record Collections Search Index. Includes: Oregon Death Index 1903-1998 (1,447,641 records), Oregon Deaths and Burials, 1903-1947 (22,625 records), Oregon Marriages, 1853-1935 (58,915 records).

Browse Wasco County Deed Records 1854-1960 and FamilySearch.org (129,959 images) ~ These are scanned images of the actual deed books, with direct and reverse indexing in separate books.

Cyndi's List for Wasco County

Oregon Secretary of State Genealogy Records

Naturalization Petitions

Index to Naturalization Petitions, 1906-1910, v.3

Index to Naturalization Petitions, 1910-1926, v.4

Index to Naturalization Petitions, 1926-1929, v.5

Index to Naturalization Petitions, 1929-1941, v.6

Index to Naturalization Petitions, 1941-1959 v. 7

Death Info

A listing of some Wasco County Obits ~ from the USGenWeb Archives

Misc. Obits and Notices

Cemeteries

Census

Wasco County, Oregon 1860 Federal Census (1 of 6) Dalles Precinct

Wasco County, Oregon 1860 Federal Census (2 of 6) Lower Umatilla Precinct

Wasco County, Oregon 1860 Federal Census (3 of 6) Upper Umatilla & Walla Walla Precincts

Wasco County, Oregon 1860 Federal Census (4 of 6) Tiah Precinct

Wasco County, Oregon 1860 Federal Census (5 of 6) Fifteen Mile, Des Chutes & Hood River Precincts.

Wasco County, Oregon 1860 Federal Census (6 of 6) Fall River Precinct

Wasco County, Oregon 1870 Federal Census (1 of 2) The Dalles East Precinct

Wasco County, Oregon 1870 Federal Census (2 of 2) The Dalles West Precinct

1900 Federal Census Wasco County, Oregon (ED 151: File 1 of 2) Antelope Precinct

1900 Federal Census Wasco County, Oregon (ED 151: File 2 of 2) Antelope Precinct

Oregon Archives Historical & Genealogical Societies List with links

Oregon State, County & City Government Website Links

Maps

1856 Map of Oregon and Washington
1866 Map of Oregon
1880 Map of Idaho, Oregon, Montana, and Washington
Disclaimer: All Oregon maps are free to use for your own genealogical purposes and may not be reproduced for resale or distribution.Source: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection


Looking Back: The Dalles Chronicle

Looking Back:  is compiled by CeCe Fix. Carefully transcribed by Earline Wasser with the permission of The Dalles Chronicles


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