Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Gilliam County Records Inventory
County Court Case Files
Series documents the actions of the county court in civil and some criminal cases. Records include complaints, judgments, decrees, summonses, warrants, affidavits, writs, and an index. County court cases include spousal support, employment compensation, satisfaction of judgments, and divorce. Information includes judge, plaintiff, defendant, and attorney names; case type; and filing dates of actions and decrees.
County court judicial documents are interspersed in the wooden cabinet holding trifolded records in the courthouse lower vault to the left of the door upon entry.
Records at the Gilliam County Courthouse, Lower Vault, Wooden Trifolded Record Cabinet:
182-217 [County Court Judicial Case Documents], 1905-1906 (.10 cu.ft.);
725-740 [County Court Judicial Case Documents], 1906-1913 (.10 cu.ft.);
741-760 [County Court Judicial Case Documents-includes juvenile delinquency cases], ca.1913-ca.1927 (.15 cu.ft.);
761-780 [County Court Judicial Case Documents], ca.1898-ca.1905 (.15 cu.ft.);
860-880 [County Court Judicial Case Documents], ca.1902-ca.1903 (.10 cu.ft.).