Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Douglas County Records Inventory

Election Poll Books


Series documents the registration of voters and the compilation of election results. Records may include the election poll books and/or the election voter register. Information includes elector's name and party affiliation, and in some cases, physical description, occupation, naturalization information, and names of parents and spouse. Election poll books and voter registration records have been inventoried through 1930. For information on more recent records, contact the Secretary of State, Elections Division, the county clerk, or the local elections official.

Records at the Douglas County Courthouse, Clerk's Archives Storage Room:
Citizenship [Naturalization Card Index-also indexes register of electors], ca.1859-ca.1975 (.75 cu.ft.);
Official Register of Electors, 1900-1904 (1 reel of microfilm).

Records at the Douglas County Courthouse, Clerk's Records Vault 115:
County Register [Election], , vol. A, 1891 (1 volume);
Official Register of Electors, 1902 (1 volume); 1904 (1 volume); 1906 (1 volume); 1908 (1 volume); 1910 (2 volumes); 1912 (2 volumes); 1914 (2 volumes).

Records at the Douglas County Courthouse, Clerk's Genealogy Room:
Official Register of Electors, vol. 1, 1900 (1 volume); vol. 1, 1906 (1 volume).

Records at the Douglas County Museum, Research Library:
[Umpqua County Poll List], 1858 (.05 cu.ft.).

Records at a Related Web Site:
Naturalization Index [Card Index-also indexes register of electors-includes document images], ca.1859-ca.1950 (familysearch.org);
Voter Registration [Official Register of Electors-includes document images], 1900, 1902, 1904, 1906, 1908, 1910, 1912, 1914 (familysearch.org).


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