Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Curry County Records Inventory

Marks and Brands Records


Series documents the registration of marks and brands by livestock owners and logging interests in order to clearly establish ownership. Records include registers and certificates. Information includes owner's name and address; diagram of animal showing location and style of mark and brand; written description of mark and brand; and filing date. Types of livestock registered include horses, cattle, sheep, pigs, and poultry. Log brands are also documented.

Records at the Curry County Courthouse, Clerk's Office Vault:
Log and Pole Brands [Record], 1923-1937 (1 volume);
Record of Stock Marks and Brands, vol. 1, 1858-1933 (1 volume).

Records at the Coos/Curry Counties Trial Court Storage (North Bend):
Brand Records [Certificate of Registration of Marks and Brands], 1915-1926 (.05 cu.ft.).

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