Oregon History

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Good Government Congress The Jackson County Rebellion

Edmund Creffield and the Brides of Christ Church

Chinese Americans in Oregon

Chinese Massacre at Deep Creek

Coxey's Army

Carnegie Libraries in Oregon

Champagne Riot of 1866

Community of ZigZag

Some people who shaped Oregon

George Abernethy (1807-1877) Oregon's first and only provisional governor, winning election in 1845 and 1847.

Joseph Lane (1801-1881) First governor of the Oregon Territory.

Mark O. Hatfield (1922-2011) Born in Dallas, became legislator, secretary of state, US senator & governor

Beatrice Morrow Cannady (1889-1974) An amazing woman and Editor of the Advocate Newspaper in Portland.

Sarah Winnemucca (184?-1891)

Victor Charles West (1921-2002)


Need help? Want to adopt a county? Contact the State Coordinator if you are interested in a county. We have several available, click here for listing. Here are the Oregon Adoption Requirements

Jan Bony State Coordinator
W. David Samuelson Assistant State Coordinator

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Last updated: 14 December, 2015