Tillamook County, Oregon Genealogy Guide

Tillamook County, Oregon (Map It) was created on December 15, 1853 from Clatsop County, Yamhill County and Polk County. The county was namedfor the Tillamook (or Killamook) Native American people. Learn More About State of Oregon History.

Tillamook County is bordered by Clatsop County (north), Washington County (northeast), Yamhill County (southeast), Polk County (southeast), Lincoln County (south).

Tillamook County Cities and Towns include Bay City, Garibaldi, Manzanita, Nehalem, Rockaway Beach, Tillamook, Wheeler. A Map of Tillamook County, Oregon contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Tillamook County, Oregon Courthouse Records

Tillamook County, Oregon Courthouse
Tillamook County, OR Courthouse

The Tillamook County Courthouse is located in Tillamook, Oregon. Learn More About State of Oregon Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Tillamook county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

  • Tillamook County Clerk has Marriage Records from 1854 and Land Records from 1854. The County Clerk has many duties which include vital statistics (births, deaths, marriage) and keeps a permanent public record of real estate transactions.
  • Tillamook County Circuit Court Clerk has Court Records from 1859 and Probate Records from 1854. The County Circuit Court Clerk has general jurisdiction over all civil and criminal cases, and typically handle cases beyond the jurisdiction of other courts. Circuit Courts also handle divorce, child custody, disputes over title to land, probate matters, juvenile cases, guardianship, adoption, involuntary commitment, and requests for injunctions.
  • Tillamook County Records Inventory The Oregon Historical County Records Guide includes descriptions and listings for each type of record in the inventory. Each series description includes a title and a description of how the records are used (function); types of records that may be included in each category (physical content); type of information that may be found (informational content)

Tillamook County, Oregon Census Records

Tillamook County, Oregon Vital Records

Tillamook County, Oregon Resources

Tillamook County, Oregon External Links

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