Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Jackson County Records Inventory
Series documents the activities of the sheriff and other county officials relating to the foreclosure of property in order to satisfy creditors in cases involving delinquent taxes, mortgage payments, or court judgments. Records include correspondence, sheriff's deeds and foreclosure sale records, circuit court case transcripts of foreclosure hearings, writs of execution, certificates of sale of real property, judgment orders, receipts, tax redemption records, delinquent tax sales, and tax sale certificates. Foreclosure records have been inventoried through 1920.
Records at the Access Contracted Records Storage Facility:
Delinquent Certificate Record [Tax Sales], vol. 1, 1909-1920 (1 volume);
Delinquent Tax Sale Record [78A.138], vol. 1, 1894-1900 (1 volume);
[Foreclosure Sale Records-includes executions-81A-137, Box 7349], 1854-1930 (1 cu.ft.);
Register of Delinquent Receipts [Register of Certificates of Delinquency-80A.58], vol. 1, 1908-1915 (1 volume);
[Register of Moneys Held in Trust-Received for Redemption of Certificates of Delinquency and Held in Trust for Holders Thereof-78A.62, Box 7033], 1908-1916 (1 volume);
[Register of Redemption Monies-78A.62, Box 7033], 1917-1931 (1 volume);
[Sheriff's Sale Record-78A.62, Box 7033], 1901 (1 volume).
Records at the University of Oregon, Knight Library, Special
Record of Sales of Delinquent Tax Property Acquired by Jackson County, 1895-1901 (1 volume);
Sheriff's Service Records [includes attachment and foreclosure records], 1914-1916 (.65 cu.ft.).