About the Oregon Historical Records Index

Old Age Pension Records

The records document financial assistance approved by the county court for the elderly. Information includes applicant name, age, and address; amount of pension or monthly support payment; and county court order. County courts stopped providing relief in the 1930s after Social Security and other federal programs were developed.

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