Wallowa County, Oregon History and Genealogy
Welcome to Wallowa County, Oregon, the Northeastern most county in the heart of the Eagle Cap Wilderness Area. I am Judy White your host, the one who moves things around so you can't find what you are looking for, and puts the information on line that so many people have submitted.
Wallowa County has been blessed with Janine Bork, (Previous Host), Jim Reavis, Gary Jaensch, and Dixie Ricker who have contributed so much of the information on these pages. I hope their nimble fingers never wear out!! Dixie has been helping for some time now putting together all of the obituaries from the Wallowa and Union newspapers. She also lived in Wallowa county and until a short time a go made frequent return trips. If your not subscribed to Wallowa County Mailing List, you should as you will see Dixie at work in answering peoples queries.
Please enjoy your visit, come back often and if you have a question, please just click.
If you look at the right column you will see the most searched pages in Wallowa County. Oregon Counties are other counties we host. Oregon Genealogy Records are information pages for the state of Oregon and links to other sites that may provide links to your ancestors. Other Records are sites we use in our own search, not all specific to Oregon. The information below is basically the same as what is listed there.
Telephone Book, 1907
Lostine, Enterprise, Joseph and Wallowa Exchanges
Wallowa County Teachers, 1903
Nez Percé Legend of Wallowa Lake
Wallowa Lake Monster
How to Submit your Tombstone Photos
Eastern Oregon Obit Database Updated
Wallowa County Marriages 1887-1983
You can also search our Marriage pages for Ancestors
Wallowa County Early History
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Wallowa County Bank Robbery
Families of Flora
Letters From Home
Wallowa History Center
A great group of people in Wallowa County, helping researchers find their Ancestors
You should consider joining!!
Northwestern Fights and Fighters
Wallowa County Post Offices,
(past and present)
Little Chieftain Newspaper
|Surnames||1900 Census||Obituaries||Burial Index|
|Biographies||Wallowa County Residents|
The best part of any website!!
Just click on their name to see a list. Each has their own index with the information they have contributed. There are
some great stories as well as family information.
|Jim Reavis||Janine M. Bork||Jim Stanley||Carole Lange|
|Orvetta Harmon||Terrence Day||Wallowa County Chieftain|
|Huffman Family||Mona Pomraning||Duane and Ruby Simonson McNeill|
|Kathryn Sterk||Mary Burrows||Womack Family||Enterprise Photos|
|Kit Timmons||A. L. Duckett||Harold Balter||Carla V. Leighton|
|Woods Family||Jaensch Family||Hammack Family|
Illustrated History of Union and Wallowa
These biographies were typed by Janine from the book.
Visit Baker County, Union County, neighbors to Wallowa County