Asotin County, Washington Genealogy

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== History  ==
 
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*The name "Asotin" is from the Nez Perce language and means "place of eel" from the abundance of eels caught here.
 
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Asotin County was created 27 October 1883 from Garfield County.
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Asotin County was created 27 October 1883 from Garfield County.  
  
 
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==== Record Loss ====
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Revision as of 20:11, 23 September 2008

 United States  > Washington > Asotin County

Contents

County Courthouse

Courthouse Annex
095 2nd St.
Asotin, WA 99402

History

  • The name "Asotin" is from the Nez Perce language and means "place of eel" from the abundance of eels caught here.

Parent County

Asotin County was created 27 October 1883 from Garfield County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Asotin
  • Clarkston
Communities
  • Anatone
  • Clarkston Heights-Vineland
  • West Clarkston-Highland

Neighboring Counties

Garfield | Whitman | Nez Perce County, Idaho | Wallowa County, Oregon

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References