Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Morrow 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.
Most of the records located in the clerk's vault are available as digital images in a searchable database at the clerk's office.
Records at the Morrow County Courthouse, Clerk's Vault:
Register and Fee Book of Cases, vol. 10-14, 1926-1976 (5 volumes).
Records at the Morrow County Courthouse, Basement Vault:
[Circuit Court Docket], 1922-1935 (1 volume); 1929-1938 (1 volume);
Register and Fee Book of Cases Criminal, vol. 1, 1971-1983 (1 volume).
Records at the Morrow County Courthouse, Basement Records Storage Room:
Court Docket Circuit Court Law, 1885-1907 (1 volume);
Criminal Docket Circuit Court, 1885-1908 (1 volume);
Equity Docket Circuit Court, 1885-1908 (1 volume);
Record of Trials, vol. 1-2, 1964-1986 (2 volumes);
Register and Fee Book of Cases Circuit Court, vol. 15, 1976-1983 (1 volume);
Trial Record [with index], vol. 1, 1921-1930 (1 volume).
Records at the Umatilla County Records Storage Building, Circuit Court Front Records
Register and Fee Book of Cases Circuit and County Court [Morrow County-title varies], vol. 2-5, 1891-1911 (4 volumes);
Register and Fee Book of Cases Circuit Court [Morrow County], vol. 6-8, 1910-1923 (3 volumes).