Sherman County, Oregon

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My name is Martha and I will be your host for "all things Sherman".
I do not live in Oregon, but have roots deep in her soil. I am an experienced online researcher and
will do my best to answer questions and perhaps help locate that missing piece of your 'Ancestral Pie'.
I can be contacted via email: Please use this Link

Table of Contents
History ~ Biography ~ Search ~ Historic Maps ~ What's New ~ Lookups
Vital Records ~ Cemeteries ~ Mortuaries ~ Obituaries
Military ~ Native Americans ~ Crime & Punishment ~ Odds & Ends ~ Family Search: Historical Images

Our Thanks to Constance for her dedication and dilligence for Sherman County.   
Military ~ Native Americans ~ Crime & Punishment ~ Odds & Ends ~ Family Search: Historical Images

From the FS Catalog: MIlitary Records
State Summary of War Casualties [CA], 1946 US Navy
[US Navy, Marines, Coast Guard]
Records contain: Name, Rank, Parents, Street Address
List below contains records for other States where I host Counties
Records for the States of & Film #s
California, 4218631 ~ Colorado, 4218641 ~ Michigan, 4218677
Minnesota, 4218681 ~ Missouri, 4218687 ~ Oregon, 4218720
Pennsylvania, 4218725 ~ Wisconsin, 4218725

For Access:Log into your FS Account, enter Film # in Fiche/Film Slot.
Explanation of the Records: Please Use This Link

And this: LDS Film
Civil War veterans who were residents of Oregon
Collected by Spencer Leonard
Name Range Film#
Abbey, Peter M.- Downs, Samuel 2367711
Doxy, Charles L.- Kinman, Martin V. 2367712
Kinmont, William F.- Robey, Cyrus A. 2367713
Robins, David A.- Zwickie, W. F. 2367765 Item1

Modern Wars and Casualty Lists [aad archives]

Soldiers Of The Great War"
In three Volumes ~ Compiled by:
W M Haulsee, F G Howe, A C Doyle
Soldiers Record Publishing Association,
Washington, D C: Copyright,1920

Reports of Civil War [Union Army] Generals

Search the DAR ~ Search the GAR ~ Search the SAR
Soldiers & Sailors [Civil War]
State of Oregon: Military Records
Historic Land Grants: Veterans / Canada
Military Forts in Oregon
Military Headstone Applications: Sherman & Wasco Co's
Rogue River Wars ~ State of Oregon: Military Records

All of Oregon specific Files are Here: Please use this Link
Oregon, World War I, Veteran State Aid Applications, 1921-1938 [Sherman & Wasco added: 20 June 2021]
1890 Veteran's Schedule [Sherman & Wasco added: 20 June 2021]

Native American Resources: Oregon
The Tillamook Tribes of Oregon

"Our Native Americans and their records of genealogical value"
3 Volumes
Kirkham, E Kay, Author, 1980
Everton Publishers, Logan Utah ~ The books can be downloaded here.

Indians of the northwest [Washington, Oregon and Idaho]
Digital Book, FS, Published: 1968 by BIA
BIA Agency Records, 1879-1951~ Digital Images, FS Library

Muster Rolls: Early Indian Wars of Oregon
Pub: 1894 / Francis Fuller Victor
Access through FS : Books

Native American Treaties, Northern Oregon
Central Oregon "Range Wars" ~ "The Modoc War" ~ Indian Wars ~ "The Yaquina Bay Oyster War"

Crime & Punishment
Because we never know where our Ancestors might be when they 'get into trouble with the law'
I have included Prison Information below that covers a wide territory.
Prison Records
Missouri State Penitentiary: 1836 - 1931 [Search]
Online Explanation of the Prison & Records

FS: Documents & Records - Explanation & Image Charts
How to Access the Records on Film
LDS Films: 2407222 ~ 2406002 ~ 2405919 ~ 2405920
Use this link for
Film 2406002
Family Search Catalog: Missouri State Archives
Court Martial and Military Prison Records
Military Prisoners & Court-Marital Records

Family Search
Prison & Correctional Instutition Databases
Please use this link for a Chart with FS Film Records and Dates

Odds & Ends
Sherman County Voter Registrations [Film]
Please use this link for Locations Dates and Image Ranges

Family Search: Historical Images
The types of records: Deeds ~ Naturalization ~ Probate
Go Here for Explanation & 'How To..." Scroll Down
Charts linked below have all the Catagories & Film Numbers
Deeds & Transcripts: Use this link for the Chart
Naturalization Records: Use this link for the Chart
Probate Records: Use this link for the Chart

"The Fine Print"
State Coordinator: Bob Jenkins
Assistant State Coordinator: Martha A Crosley Graham
Sherman County Coordinator: Martha A Crosley Graham

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For information about adopting a Oregon County, an idea or comment, Please Contact Bob

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may be used for personal genealogical and historical purposes.
Please be considerate of copyright information and give credit where credit is due.
Donated data will remain with the County in the event of the resignation of the County Coordinator.
Any person donating information in the future retains the right to have it returned to them upon request

Site Updated: 25 March 2024
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