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Some Multnomah County Name Changes

1895 - 1905

The following name changes (many of which were due to adoption), were abstracted and published in succeeding issues of the 1978 Beaver Briefs, published by the Willamette Valley Genealogical Society.

Only those records pertaining to Multnomah County have been abstracted.

original name

new name

adopted by

date

Johnson, Laurel

Erickson, Louise

Henry & Neilsine Erickson

31 Dec 1895

Crawford, Guy Raymond

Bennett, Guy Raymond

E. & Harriet Bennett

31 Dec 1895

Thompson, Alma M.

Helmke, Alma M.

Henry& Magdaline Helmke

31 Dec 1895

Fortune, Pearl

Jerome, Pearl

C. H. & Katie J. Jerome

31 Dec 1895

Calvin, Ruth

Niblin,  Ruth Calvin

Alfred & Eudoxia Niblin

31 Dec 1895

Sheldon, Raymond H.

Witt, Raymond Hawthorne

Harry & Gertrude Witt

31 Dec 1895

Horn, Maggie Anna

Wilson, Alma

-----------

9 Mar 1897

Wolmesdorf, Lelia

Heninger, Lelia Hicks

J. B. & N. M. Heninger

19 Feb 1897

Thomas, Grace

Gradon, Grace

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6 Apr 1897

Campbell, infant

MacDonald, Gladys Leona

A. & S. MacDonald

18 May 1897

Marschall, Ray Leonard

Young, Ray Otto

H. C. & Mamie Young

26 Mar 1897

Johnson, Alfred

Zaterfelt, Alfred

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10 Jul 1897

Venville, Grace

Emmons, Grace Venville

H. H. & A. Emmons

29 Nov 1897

baby Mary Hansen, Ruth Jorga Mary J. C. & J. K. Hansen 28 Jan 1901
Ward, Martha Annand, Irene Martha John & C. J. Annand 19 Feb 1901
Slalten, Elizabeth E. Mayo, Elizabeth 26 Feb 1901
Oppenheimer, Eugene Kenneth -------------- Eliza Loeb 26 May 1901
Searfass, Orita Jack Willeford, Orita Jack S. J. & M. Willeford 25 Jun 1901
Bristel, Josephine Olson, Josephine Ole & B. Olsen 1 Jul 1901
Johnson, Margaret Moore, Luella Elizabeth J. & J. Moore 2 Jul 1901
Foster, Laura Gatens, Cleo Portia Virginia W. N. & wife Gatens 5 Aug 1901
Long, Sallie C. Stenner, Sallie C. ----------- 12 Aug 1901
Overbeck, Fred H. Reid, Fred H. ----------- 9 Sep 1901
Hoffman, Infant Robinson, Claud C. & K. Robinson 10 Oct 1901
Hakon, John W. Hawkins, John W. 21 Oct 1901
Coon, Romer Gillis Kellaher, Gillis Coon D. & A. Kellaher 28 Oct 1901
Burke, Beulah ----------- Mary Black 19 Nov 1901
Bradford, W. E. Kindorf, Ward E. ----------- 2 Dec 1901
McClain, Dewey Rutledge, Roy Belmont J. I. & S. Routledge 18 Jan 1902
Arthur, Babe Miller, Melville R. H. & N. E. Miller 15 Feb 1902
baby Marguerita Churchouse, Frances Naomi T. W. & M. E. Churchouse 15 Feb 1902
McFadden, Paul John Gratton, Paul I. & M. J. Gratton 7 Mar 1902
Armstrong, Percess Rae Luckey, Percess Rae W. H. & I. S. Luckey 13 Mar 1902
Wimer, Monita E. Netherton, Lillian Clarissa J. & L. B. Netherton 21 Mar 1902
Sakalsky, Frank Falcon, Frank ----------- 28 Mar 1902
Hall, Elonor G. Miller, Elonor Hall ----------- 8 Apr 1902
Jacobson, John O. Jacobs, John P. ----------- 12 Apr 1902
Jacobson, Emma Jacobs, Emma ----------- 12 Apr 1902
Crawford, Mable E. Strowbridge, Mable E. ----------- 25 Apr 1908
Cunningham, Frank William McCord, Frank William W. E. & F. McCord
Rollins, Clinton Edward ----------- C. E. Rollins 16 May 1902
Buckley, William A. Raymond, W. A. ----------- 26 May 1902
Walters, Edna Gilbert, Edna J. F. & A. Gilbert 13 Jun 1902
Ah How's daughter Chan Mow and Sing Ho 22 Jul 1902
Rogers, Eva Snowball, Eva E. E. & R. Snowball 13 Aug 1902
Mason, Flossie Ann Walker, Flossie Ann R. J. & M. J. Walker 25 Aug 1902
Dillingham, L. F. Dillon, Michael F. ----------- 30 Sep 1902
Eyman, Frederick A. Everest, Frederick A. ----------- 6 Oct 1902
Scott, Gladys Marie Bruce, Gladys Marie C. H. & J. E. Bruce 12 Nov 1902
Ackerman, Jean Berger, Jean M. R. & M. O. Berger 26 Nov 1902
Ackerman, Helen A. Berger, Helen A. R. & M. O. Berger 26 Nov 1902
Meiklejohn, Clyde Beals, Clyde A. E. A. & E. M. Beals 8 Dec 1902
Pitcher, Anna Boulin, Alice May J. G. & S. A. Boulin 8 Dec 1902
Belding, Edward L. McCrosky, Edward Oliver G. O. & A. L. McCrosky 10 Dec 1902
Brandon, Catherine J. Driscoll, Catherine J.

no column for this in 1904

2 Feb 1904
Sturn, Oscar Ranzenbach, Oscar

"

18 Feb 1904
Kennison, Vernia D. Andrews, Jay Vernia

"

18 Feb 1904
Goodwin, Francetta Roeth, Francetta

"

20 Feb 1904
Reim, Cecil Oswald Gordon, Cecil Oswald

"

24 Feb 1904
Thomson, Florence S. Ott, Florence Sylvia

"

29 Mar 1904
Rose, Harry Hart, Frank

"

1 Jun 1904
Robb, Florence May Manion, Florence M.

"

10 Jun 1904
Brockwell, Charles A. Mitchell, Charles Arthur

"

14 Jun 1904
Haynes, E. P. Hirshberger, Edmond H.

"

18 Jun 1904
Blaney, Gertrude Washington, Mary J.

"

28 Jun 1904
Johnson, Frank Fowler, Howard Neil

"

28 Jun 1904
Gerber, Stella A. Hawley, Stella Amelia

"

8 Jul 1904
Bridgham, Emery Thayer, Charles Frederick

"

11 Jul 1904
Moehnke, John Ferris, John

"

21 Jul 1904
Matthews, Ruth Claridge, Ruth

"

29 Jul 1904
Bileu, Harold Leland, Harold A. S.

"

2 Aug 1904
Hollenbeck, Owen Bean, Owen

"

31 Aug 1904
Sloan, Ona Watson Watson, Ona

"

10 Sep 1904
Sheppard, Edna M. Gratton, Edna Marie

"

30 Sep 1904
Grayson, Floy Barrett, Catherine

"

28 Oct 1904
Grayson, Marjorie Barrett, Elizabeth

"

28 Oct 1904
McEnery, Margaret F. Bowland, Margaret F.

"

5 Nov 1904
Sargentich, Nicholas Filip Sargent, Nicholas Filip

"

20 Dec 1904
Sargentich, Amelia Sargent, Amelia

"

20 Dec 1904
Sargentich, Miltsa Joy Sargent, Miltsa Joy

"

20 Dec 1904
Maju, Martin Nicholas Mayo, Martin Nicholas

"

20 Dec 1904
Maju, Lucretia Mary Mayo, Lucretia Mary

"

20 Dec 1904
Maju, George Peter Mayo, George Peter

"

20 Dec 1904
Maju, Amelia Helen Irene Mayo, Amelia Helen Irene

"

20 Dec 1904
Buttz, Theodore Barrett, Maurice Plowman

H. M. & F. E. Barrett

20 Dec 1905
Warren, Carrie L. Bozarth, Carrie Lillian M. B. & L. M. Bozarth 20 Nov 1905
Meyers, Eva Burchard, Eva T. H. & M. Burchard 27 Dec 1905
Drake, Wallace Everett Clark, Wallace Everett --------------- 15 Aug 1905
Boese, Johanna Duhrkoop, Johanna --------------- 28 Oct 1905
Heavener, Edith Gordon, Kathleen Estella W. H. & S. E. Gordon 10 Jun 1905
Poulsen, Soren Hougard, Sam Poulsen --------------- 29 Apr 1905
Williams, Alfred W. Lynthecum, Owen Lovejoy O. L. & Marie Lynthecum 17 Nov 1905
Madsen, Christian M. Martin, Charles Christian --------------- 15 Sep 1905
Barrington, Frances Morrison, Frances Virginia F. O. & G. V. Morrison 20 Dec 1905
Kimball, Dorris Niess, Dorris K. Jos. & Eliz. Niess 26 Jun 1905
Morris, Ada Obrist, Harriett Louise C. E. & H. M. Obrist 14 Mar 1905
Crane, Merle Olmestead, Merle Crane J. B. & A. Q. Olmstead 29 Dec 1905
Nickerson, Aletha M. Phelps, Dora May L. E. & A. C. Phelps 18 Jan 1905
Carter, Agnes Sahlstrom, Georgia Ermini H. G. & M. L. Sahlstrom 20 Dec 1905
Wolgemuth, Jack Walton, Jack 15 May 1905

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