Wasco County, Oregon
Wasco County does have Federal Census Schedules to guide in looking into your family tree. United states federal Population Schedules can be found for 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
Wasco Co. Mortality Schedules is available for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Wasco Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be found for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Wasco Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. There is free down loadable and printable census forms to help you with your research.
Wasco County Societies and Family History Resources
A list of Wasco County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.
- Wasco County Historical Scty, 300 W 13th St, The Dalles 97058-2010
- Wasco County Museum Library (Discovery Center), 5000 Discovery Dr., The Dalles 97058
- Oregon State Genealogy Network (facebook.com)
- Wasco County USGenWeb Archives Project (usgwarchives.net)
- Wasco County, Oregon Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com)
- Wasco County, Oregon Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
- Oregon Historical County Records Guide (arcweb.sos.state.or.us)
Wasco County Courthouse and Government Records
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Wasco County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Oregon courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Oregon residents. The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Wasco County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records.
The below specifics indicates whatever death, marriage, birth,, land, probate, and court records are typically in Wasco County. The dates stated below are considered the first noted records data for this county.
Wasco County Links
The following are links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Wasco County. Most of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business oriented Sites, Personal Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a cost. This is just a list that has been gathered or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another. Feel free to suggest your own most popular Wasco County genealogy or family history related sites.
Wasco Co. OR Books, Newspapers & Publications
Wasco Co. OR Birth, Marriage & Death Records
Wasco Co. OR Court, Probate Land and Tax Records
Wasco Co. OR Census Records
- See Also Statewide Census Records and Links for Oregon
- Wasco County, OR Census Records Links
- Wasco County Census Records (usgwarchives.net)
- Wasco County, OR Census QuickFacts