Polk County, Oregon
The Clerk's Office maintains a
historical index to "Deed Volumes" and "Book of Records" called Direct and
Indirect Index Books. The books reference documents recorded from 1854
to 1985 and are organized alphabetically by book-type, year(s) and grantor/grantee name.
A "Direct" book type has the deed documents sorted by
"Grantor" and lists the "Grantor" first. The "Indirect" book type has the deed documents sorted by "Grantee" and lists the
Direct/Indirect books are organized
by year or groups of year. Books have a
slight overlap in years from book to book.
Last Name: Enter a minimum of the first three letters of the last name. The pages in Books 1-10 books are stored using the first 2-3 letters of the surname. For example when you enter "Blanchard" the search tool will use the first three letters "BLA" and will reference page 15. Within each alphabetic index the information is organized chronologically by year (not alphabetically). The pages in Recent Books (1973-1985) are sorted alphabetically with all pages stored by the first letter of the name.
View: Displays the page(s) associated with the first letter or letters selected.
Displays the previous page(s) to the one currently selected. (Works only for Books1 to Book10 where name indexes
Displays the next page(s) to the one currently selected. (Works only for Books1 to Book10 where name indexes
Disclaimer: This site will let you search for and examine digital images of the Direct/Indirect books maintained at Polk County, Oregon by the County Clerk. The information is provided for informational purposes only. These are not the official records of the Clerk's Office. Polk County does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this website; information is subject to change without notice. Any use of, or actions taken based upon, any of the information contained on or accessed through this website is done entirely at your own risk. Polk County assumes no responsibility with regard to the selection, performance, or use of information on this website.