Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Umatilla County Records Inventory
County Court Case Files
Series documents the actions of the county court in civil and some criminal cases. Records include complaints, judgments, decrees, summonses, warrants, affidavits, writs, and an index. County court cases include spousal support, employment compensation, satisfaction of judgments, and divorce. Information includes judge, plaintiff, defendant, and attorney names; case type; and filing dates of actions and decrees.
Records at the Umatilla County Courthouse, Records Office Research Room:
Vault Index County Court [Judicial Case File Index], ca.1863-ca.1889 (1 volume).
Records at the Umatilla County Historical Society:
Depositions and Report of Referee Contestants Depositions [Watts vs. Warner], 1910 (1 volume);
Transcript of Testimony in County Court [Watts vs. Warner], vol. 2-3, 1910 (2 volumes);
Vault Index County Court Papers & Transcripts Justice Court Civil Action, vol. 1, n.d. (1 volume).