Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Hood River County Records Inventory
Circuit Court Dockets
Series records brief entries about the proceedings of court cases. Information includes date; plaintiff and defendant names; cause of action such as larceny, assault, divorce, or receivership; attorney names; and final disposition of the case. Circuit court records continue after 1983 under authority of the state and are maintained by the state court administrator. Circuit court records have been inventoried through 1983. For information on more recent court records, contact the trial court administrator. Portions of these records may be restricted.
Records at the Oregon State Archives:
Circuit Court Register [with index], vol. 1-3, 1908-1933 (3 volumes);
Criminal Docket, vol. 1, 1909-1918 (1 volume);
Equity Docket, vol. 1-2, 1908-1918 (2 volumes);
Law Docket, vol. 1-2, 1908-1917 (2 volumes).
Records at the Hood River County Courthouse, Small Jury Room:
Circuit Court Register [also indexes case files-with index], vol. 4-10, 1933-1984 (7 volumes);
CR [Criminal Docket Circuit Court], no. 416-1300, 1946-1975 (1 volume);
Criminal [Docket-Circuit Court], no. 1302-2300, 1975-1982 (1 volume); 1982-1986 (1 volume);
[Criminal Docket Circuit Court], no. 183-415, 1926-1946 (1 volume);
Record of Trials, vol. 1-2, 1909-1989 (2 volumes);
Transfer to Circuit Court Docket [Criminal-with index], no. 141-182, 1918-1926 (1 volume).
Records at the Hood River County Courthouse, Trial Court First Floor Records Storage Room:
Old Foreclosure Files [Circuit Court Equity and Law Docket], 1919-1952 (.10 cu.ft.).