Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Tillamook County Records Inventory
Election Voting Abstracts
Series documents the tabulation and reporting of election results for the county. Records include voting abstracts and the record of election. Information includes election date; precinct name and number; office; precinct and total votes; victory margin; winning candidate; county clerk, board of canvasser, and justice of the peace signatures; ballot number; summation of votes; and election board's decision. Election voting abstracts have been inventoried through 1960. For information on more recent records, contact the Secretary of State, Elections Division, the county clerk, or the local elections official.
Records at the Oregon State Archives:
Election Precinct Boundary Register [includes voting abstract], 1890-1898 (1 volume);
Election Records [Abstract of Votes], 1906-1910 (.20 cu.ft.);
Election Records [includes sample ballots, nomination petitions, abstracts of votes], 1894-1936 (5 cu.ft.).
Records at the Tillamook County Courthouse, Clerk's Record Room:
Election Record, vol. 1, 1956-1966 (1 volume).
Records at the Tillamook County Pioneer Museum, Basham Library:
1st Election [Abstract of Votes], 1854 (.05 cu.ft.);
Abstract of Votes, 1938-1942 (.05 cu.ft.);
[Democratic and Republican Tally Sheet-Stillwell Precinct], 1948 (.05 cu.ft.);
[Election Tally Sheet-Nehalem Precinct], 1902 (.05 cu.ft.).