Curry County ORGenWeb

Updated LastNovember 18, 2014

Research Page

Census Transcriptions
Funeral Homes
Historic Post Offices
Place Names including cities & towns

The following are from the Oregon Secretary of State's web site:
Early Oregonian Search
Curry Co. Records Inventory and where they are stored.
See the Government page for how to contact the various offices.

USGenWeb Special Projects with some of my favorites below.
USGW Archives
Lineage Researcher Pages
The Tombstone Transcription Project
USGW Census Project
National Register of Historic Places listing in Curry County, OR

Libraries, Museums & Family history centers


Agness Community Library
3903 Cougar Lane
Agness, OR 97406
Phone: (541) 247-6323

Chetco Community Public Library
420 Alder Street
Brookings, OR 97415
Phone: (541)469-7738
Fax: (541) 469-2133

Curry Public Library
29775 Colvin Street
Gold Beach, OR 97444
Phone: (541) 247-7246
Fax : (541) 274-4411

Langlois Public Library
P.O. Box 234
Langlois, OR 97465
Phone: (541) 348-2278

Port Orford Public Library
555 W. 20th Place
P.O. Box 234
Port Orford, OR 97456
Phone: (541) 332-5622
Fax : (541) 332-2140

Chetco Valley Historical Society Museum
15461 Museum Road
Brookings, OR 97415
Phone: (541) 469-6651

Hours: Mid-March to October, Thursday-Sunday, Noon to 4 p.m. This museum is located in the historic 1857 Blacke House.
The largest Monterey cypress in the United States is also located on the museum grounds. Curry County Historical Society Museum
29410 Ellensburg Avenue
Gold Beach, OR 97444
Phone: (541) 247-6113
Contact: Walt Schroeder, (541) 247-7660

Located at the Curry County Fairgrounds, the Museum is run by the Curry County Historical Society. Summer Hours (June-September): Tuesday-Saturday, Noon to 4 p.m. The museum features historical programs, Native American artifacts, maritime relics, a large photographic collection, and much more. The Historical Society also has county records, obituaries, and other information on file for genealogical research.

Agness-Ilahe Museum
34470 Agness-Ilahe Road
Agness, OR 97406
Phone: (541) 247-2014
Call for hours.

Family History Centers

Brookings Ward Family History Center
770 Elk Drive
Brookings, OR 97415
Phone: (541) 469-6420 or (541) 469-4079
Call for hours of operation

Gold Beach Branch Family History Center
460 South Ellensburg
Gold Beach, OR 97444
Phone: (541) 247-6496
Call for hours of operation

Port Orford Branch Family History Center
21st & Jackson Streets
Port Orford, OR 97465
Phone: (541) 332-5501
Call for hours of operation

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