Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Crook County Records Inventory
Series documents the activities of the sheriff and other county officials relating to the foreclosure of property in order to satisfy creditors in cases involving delinquent taxes, mortgage payments, or court judgments. Records include correspondence, sheriff's deeds and foreclosure sale records, circuit court case transcripts of foreclosure hearings, writs of execution, certificates of sale of real property, judgment orders, receipts, tax redemption records, delinquent tax sales, and tax sale certificates. Foreclosure records have been inventoried through 1920.
Records at the Crook County Road Department Yard, Records Storage Unit 4:
[Certificate of Sale For Taxes], 1896-1900 (.15 cu.ft.);
Certificate of Sale for Taxes [Stubs], 1899-1903 (1 volume);
[Certificate of Tax Delinquency], 1915-1921 (2 volumes);
Redemption Certificates, 1912-1928 (1 volume);
Tax Sale Redemption Certificate [Stubs], 1903-1915 (1 volume).
Records at the Crook County Fairgrounds, Bowman Museum Storage Building, Small Storage Room:
Certificate of Sale for Taxes [Stubs], 1901-1905 (1 volume);
Certificate of Tax Delinquency, 1908-1913 (1 volume);
Delinquency Certificates Issued to the County, vol. 1, 1908-1913 (1 volume);
Redemption Certificates, 1913-1940 (1 volume).
Records at the A.R. Bowman Museum:
Sale for Taxes [Record-T15], 1901 (1 volume).