Douglas County, Washington Genealogy

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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Washington|Washington]] > Douglas County'' [[Image:Wa-douglas.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Douglas County]]  
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{{Washington-stub}} ''[[United States|United States]] > [[Washington|Washington]] > Douglas County'' [[Image:Wa-douglas.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1883'''--Douglas County was created 28 November 1883&nbsp;from [[Lincoln_County,_Washington|Lincoln]] County. &nbsp;'''County seat''': Waterville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1883'''--Douglas County was created 28 November 1883&nbsp;from [[Lincoln County, Washington|Lincoln]] County. &nbsp;'''County seat''': Waterville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Chelan County, Washington|Chelan]] | [[Grant County, Washington|Grant]] | [[Kittitas County, Washington|Kittitas]] | [[Okanogan County, Washington|Okanogan]]
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[[Chelan County, Washington|Chelan]] | [[Grant County, Washington|Grant]] | [[Kittitas County, Washington|Kittitas]] | [[Okanogan County, Washington|Okanogan]]  
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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*Marriages from 10 Dec 1877 to 22 Nov 1900 are available on the '''[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/Search.cfm Western States Marriage Index]''' website.
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*Marriages from 10 Dec 1877 to 22 Nov 1900 are available on the '''[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/Search.cfm Western States Marriage Index]''' website.  
 
*'''Washington Death Certificates 1907-1960 '''A free internet index to the 1907-1960 death certificates can be&nbsp;found at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1454923;p=collectionDetails;t=searchable FamilySearch Record Search], no images are available. A&nbsp;transcribed death certificate may contain such information as name of the deceased, date and place of death, age, gender, birth date and birth place, mother’s maiden name and name of spouse, place of residence, occupation and certificate numbers.
 
*'''Washington Death Certificates 1907-1960 '''A free internet index to the 1907-1960 death certificates can be&nbsp;found at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1454923;p=collectionDetails;t=searchable FamilySearch Record Search], no images are available. A&nbsp;transcribed death certificate may contain such information as name of the deceased, date and place of death, age, gender, birth date and birth place, mother’s maiden name and name of spouse, place of residence, occupation and certificate numbers.
  
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Revision as of 14:32, 26 August 2010

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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1883--Douglas County was created 28 November 1883 from Lincoln County.  County seat: Waterville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Chelan | Grant | Kittitas | Okanogan

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1885
  • 1887
  • 1890 Veterans
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Marriages from 10 Dec 1877 to 22 Nov 1900 are available on the Western States Marriage Index website.
  • Washington Death Certificates 1907-1960 A free internet index to the 1907-1960 death certificates can be found at FamilySearch Record Search, no images are available. A transcribed death certificate may contain such information as name of the deceased, date and place of death, age, gender, birth date and birth place, mother’s maiden name and name of spouse, place of residence, occupation and certificate numbers.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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