Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Umatilla 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.

Records at the Oregon State Archives:
Criminal Docket, 1886-1894 (1 volume);
Criminal Docket [Circuit Court], 1883-1885 (1 volume);
Equity Docket, 1884-1911 (9 volumes);
Equity Docket Circuit Court [with index], vol. 4-7, 1895-1920 (5 volumes);
Law Docket, 1884-1905 (8 volumes);
Law Docket Circuit Court, 1889-1894 (1 volume); 1904-1919 (2 volumes);
Law Docket Circuit Court [with index], vol. 4, 1904-1911 (1 volume);
Law Docket [with index], vol. 5-6, 1911-1922 (2 volumes);
Trial Docket Circuit Court, 1883-1884 (1 volume).

Records at the Umatilla County Courthouse, Main Basement Vault:
Circuit Court Motion Docket, 1941-1944 (1 volume);
Court Proceedings [Circuit Court Docket], 1966 (1 volume);
Docket [Circuit Court], 1888-1889 (1 volume);
Equity Docket [Circuit Court], 1889-1895 (1 volume);
Trial Fees [Register-with index], 1890-1915 (1 volume).

Records at the Umatilla County Courthouse, Main Basement Vault, Trial Court Area:
Record of Trials [Circuit Court], vol. 2-4, 1901-1921 (3 volumes).

Records at the Umatilla County Records Storage Building, Trial Court Front Room:
[Circuit Court Civil Docket], ca.1911-ca.1915 (1 volume);
[Circuit Court Docket], 1917-1933 (3 volumes);
Circuit Court Docket [partial], 1937-1940 (.15 cu.ft.);
Index to Court Dockets [for Equity and Law Books A], 1896-1900 (1 volume);
Record of Trials Dept. 1, vol. 17-18, 1980-1984 (2 volumes);
Record of Trials Dept. 2, vol. 1-7, 1967-1983 (7 volumes);
Record of Trials, vol. 5-16, 1921-1980 (12 volumes).

Records at the Umatilla County Criminal Justice Center, Sheriff's Archives Room:
Bar Docket [Circuit Court], ca.1894 (1 volume);
[Circuit Court Law Docket], 1887-1889 (1 volume);
Criminal Docket [Circuit Court], 1888 (1 volume);
Law Docket [Circuit Court], 1885-1887 (1 volume);
Records Fee Docket Circuit Court, 1864-1867 (1 volume).

Records at the Umatilla County Historical Society:
Circuit Court [Docket], 1884-1888 (1 volume);
Civil Docket Circuit Court, 1883-1884 (1 volume);
Record of Trials Circuit Court, vol. 1, 1890-1894 (1 volume);
Record of Trials [with index], vol. 3, 1897-1901 (1 volume).


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