Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Grant County Records Inventory

Census Records


Series documents the population, property, and agricultural production of the county. Records may include census rolls and abstracts, farm schedules, abstract of assessment and census, enumeration of inhabitants and industrial products, and enumeration of inhabitants and military enrollment. Information includes number of males and females per age category; head of household; name, age, and gender of household members; occupation and relationship of household members to head of household; and description and value of real and personal property. Information may also include nationality, physical description, birthplace, health, and religion of household members and agricultural production statistics.

Records at the Grant County Courthouse, Clerk's Office:
Federal Census Grant County Oregon [Abstract], 1880 (1 volume);
War Census [Registration Records], 1917 (1 binder);
[War Census Registration Records-in black binder], 1917 (1 binder).

Records at the Grant County Courthouse, Planning Department Office Break Room:
Boundary and Annexation Survey [Maps-Federal census Bureau-rolled], 2009 (41 maps);
Census Maps [Federal-rolled], 2000 (1 cu.ft.).

State Archives • 800 Summer St. NE • Salem, OR 97310

Phone: 503-373-0701 • Fax: 503-373-0953 • reference.archives@state.or.us