Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Grant County Records Inventory
Election Voting Abstracts
Series documents the tabulation and reporting of election results for the county. Records include voting abstracts and the record of election. Information includes election date; precinct name and number; office; precinct and total votes; victory margin; winning candidate; county clerk, board of canvasser, and justice of the peace signatures; ballot number; summation of votes; and election board's decision. Election voting abstracts have been inventoried through 1960. For information on more recent records, contact the Secretary of State, Elections Division, the county clerk, or the local elections official.
Records at the Oregon State Archives:
Election Abstract of Votes, 1872-1900 (.35 cu.ft.).
Records at the Grant County Courthouse, Basement Vault:
Abstracts of Vote, 1958 (.05 cu.ft.);
Transcripts New [Abstract of Votes Democratic Primary Election], 1940 (.05 cu.ft.);
Transcripts New [General Election Abstracts of Vote], 1944 (.10 cu.ft.).
Records at the Grant County Courthouse, Clerk's Office:
Historical Value Only [Voting Tally Sheets and Statements], 1906, 1912 (.25 cu.ft.);
Record of Elections, vol. 1-4, 1908-1975 (4 volumes).