Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Yamhill County Records Inventory

Election Poll Books


Series documents the registration of voters and the compilation of election results. Records may include the election poll books and/or the election voter register. Information includes elector's name and party affiliation, and in some cases, physical description, occupation, naturalization information, and names of parents and spouse. Election poll books and voter registration records have been inventoried through 1930. 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 Poll Books, 1906 (.10 cu.ft.);
Election Voter Register [Official Registers of Electors], 1900 (1 volume);
Election Voter Register [Precinct Register], 1902-1908 (46 volumes);
Election Voter Register [Record of Registrations], 1906-1908 (2 volumes);
Precinct 7 Voters' Lists and Poll Books, 1914-1924 (.15 cu.ft.);
[Qualified Voter's Register, Carlton Precinct], 1913 (1 volume).

State Archives • 800 Summer St. NE • Salem, OR 97310