Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Harney County Records Inventory
Land Title Registers
Series records the ownership of land within the county. Records may include title registers, land indexes, land registration registers, torrens registry of titles, indexes to registered land, certificates of title, town lot indexes, ownership registers, and plat books. Information includes parties involved, land descriptions, dates, number and nature of titles, subdivisions, title holders, terms, discharge dates, and registrar's signatures. The torrens system of land registration was abolished in 1972 by Oregon law. Additional land ownership records may be found in the Deeds and Indexes.
Records at the Harney County Courthouse, Clerk's Basement Records Room:
Land Tract Index [by township and range], n.d. (3 volumes).
Records at the Harney County Courthouse, Clerk's Office:
[Township and Range Book-includes land ownership information], n.d. (1 volume).