Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Jackson County Records Inventory

Election Poll Books


Series documents the registration of voters and the compilation of election results. Records may include the election poll books and/or the election voter register. Information includes elector's name and party affiliation, and in some cases, physical description, occupation, naturalization information, and names of parents and spouse. Election poll books and voter registration records have been inventoried through 1930. For information on more recent records, contact the Secretary of State, Elections Division, the county clerk, or the local elections official.

Records at the Jackson County Clerk's Elections Division Office:
Poll Book Film [Election], 1958-1960 (8 reels of microfilm).

Records at Record Masters of Southern Oregon:
Index to Register of Voters [80A.4], vol. 1, ca.1924-ca.1927 (1 volume);
Official Register of Electors [80A.4], 1902 (1 volume); 1904 (1 volume); 1906 (1 volume); 1908 (1 volume); 1910 (1 volume); 1912 (1 volume); 1914 (1 volume);
Poll Book [Gold Hill Precinct-80A.37, Box 8100], 1904-1909, 1912, 1926 (9 volumes);
Poll Tax List [Voter Register-80A.4], 1894-1895 (1 volume);
Record of Motor Vehicles [actually Voter Registration Record-80A.4], vol. 1, ca.1920 (1 volume);
Register of Voters, 1928 (1 volume).

Records at the Southern Oregon Historical Society, Research Library:
Official Register of Electors [MS 519], 1900 (1 volume);
Record of Elections Precinct [describes election precinct boundaries-with index], 1872-1892 (1 volume).

Records at the Jackson County Library, Medford Branch:
Jackson County Poll Tax List [Voter Register Abstract], 1894-1895 (1 volume).

Records at the Jackson County Genealogy Library Building, Library:
Jackson County Electors [Official Register of Electors-photocopies], 1902 (1 volume);
Poll Tax List [Jackson County Voter Register-photocopies], 1894-1895 (1 volume).

Records at the University of Oregon, Knight Library, Special Collections:
[Oregon Registration Blanks-Voter], 1900, 1908-1912 (7 volumes);
Poll Books, 1910-1913 (.25 cu.ft.);
Precinct Registration Books, 1902-1911 (51 volumes).

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