Benton County, Washington Genealogy

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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
Washington State Digital Archives has a database of [http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/TitleInfo.aspx?TID=471 Benton County Birth Records]. This database contains the names of people who were born in Benton County from 1905-1907.
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Washington State Digital Archives has a database of&nbsp;[http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/TitleInfo.aspx?TID=471 Benton County Birth Records]. This database contains the names of people who were born in&nbsp;Benton County from 1905-1907. For FHL entries, 1905-1907, click [http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=567116&disp=Records+of+Yakima+County%2C+Washington%252%20%20&columns=*,0,0 here]. <br>
  
For FHL entries, 1905-1907, click [http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=567116&disp=Records+of+Yakima+County%2C+Washington%252%20%20&columns=*,0,0 here]. <br>
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Washington State Digital Archives has a database of [http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/TitleInfo.aspx?TID=274 Benton County Marriages]&nbsp;from&nbsp;1905 to 1920.&nbsp;This database is an index to marriage certificates filed with the Auditor in Benton County, Washington.&nbsp; For FHL entries, click [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=217999&disp=Records+of+Yakima+County%2C+Washington%2%20%20&columns=*,0,0 here].
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==

Revision as of 17:56, 6 January 2009

United States > Washington > Benton County
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Contents

County Courthouse

The Courthouse
620 Market Street
Prosser, WA 99350

History

Parent County

1905--Benton County was created 8 March 1905 from Klickitat and Yakima Counties. County seat: Prosser [1]

Boundary Changes

  • No counties created from the county.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

  • Benton City
  • Kennewick
  • Prosser
  • Richland
  • West Richland

Communities

  • Finley
  • Highland
  • Kiona
  • Paterson

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Washington State Digital Archives has a database of Benton County Birth Records. This database contains the names of people who were born in Benton County from 1905-1907. For FHL entries, 1905-1907, click here.

Washington State Digital Archives has a database of Benton County Marriages from 1905 to 1920. This database is an index to marriage certificates filed with the Auditor in Benton County, Washington.  For FHL entries, click here.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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