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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

1883--Asotin County was created 27 October 1883 from Garfield County.  County seat: Asotin [1]

Boundary Changes

  • No counties created from Asotin County.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

  • Asotin
  • Clarkston

Communities

  • Anatone
  • Clarkston Heights-Vineland
  • West Clarkston-Highland

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1889
  • 1890 Veterans
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Naturalization

Washington State Digital Archives has digitized various types of naturalization-related records, including declarations of intentions, delayed birth files, naturalization affidavits, notifications of application for admission to US citizenship, orders fixing naturalization terms, petitions and records, petitions, receipts for certificates of citizenship, record of final decrees of citizenship and record of petitions dockets. Depending on the county, records range from 1854-1988.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Washington State Digital Archives has a database of Asotin Marriage Records from 1900 to 2003.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

 

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