research & resources

Keep in mind that Gilliam County was created from Morrow and Wasco Counties, so some records may be found in those counties.

From the Oregon Secretary of State Archives

Early Oregonian Search Engine
Provisional and Territorial Records Guide

Museums & Genealogical Societies

Gilliam County Historical Museum
Highway 19 at Burns Park
P.O. Box 377
Condon, Oregon, 97823
The non-profit organization has one paid employee who keeps the museum records, keeps the museum open, gives the tours, and does genealogy research as it is requested. A donation is requested for this service; $25.00 for the first 3 hours and $7.00 per hour after that.

Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society
PO Box 1088
The Dalles, OR 97058-1088
Newsletter Editor:
Jim Bull
P.O. Box 156
Trout Lake, WA 98650
509-395-2755 (day)
509-395-2289 (night)
Past Newsletters

Other Resources

Genealogy Trails Gilliam Co. page, contains some bios, deaths, obits, marriages's Gilliam Co. Site's Gilliam Co. Site


PO Box 764
Condon, Oregon 97823
Voice: (541) 384-2421 Fax: (541) 384-2411

If you have materials like family bios, photos or other documents, to donate, or would be willing to do lookups, please contact me.


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