Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Polk County Records Inventory
Farm Name Registration Records
Series documents the application for and registration of farm names with the county clerk or recorder. Records may include registers, original applications, or certificates. Information includes owner's name and address; farm name, location, and description; and date and number of application and final application. Series may also include an index arranged either alphabetically by name of owner or by farm name. Farm name records have been inventoried through 1964.
Records at the Oregon State Archives:
Farm Name Registration Application [Records], 1911-1963 (.30 cu.ft.);
Register of Farm Names [with index], vol. 1, 1911-1962 (1 volume).