Klickitat County, Washington Genealogy

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| building address = [http://www.klickitatcounty.org/ Klickitat County Courthouse]<br>205 S Columbus Avenue Room 204<br>Goldendale, WA 98620<br>Phone 509.773.4559<br>[http://www.Klickitatcounty.us/ '''Klickitat County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = [http://www.klickitatcounty.org/ Klickitat County Courthouse]<br>205 S Columbus Avenue Room 204<br>Goldendale, WA 98620<br>Phone 509.773.4559<br>[http://www.Klickitatcounty.us/ '''Klickitat County Website'''] }}  
  
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[http://www.klickitatcounty.org/ Klickitat County Courthouse]<br>205 S Columbus Avenue Room 204<br>Goldendale, WA 98620<br>Phone 509.773.4559<br><br>County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records. <br>County Auditor has marriage records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Klickitat County, Washington page 733, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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*'''County seat:''' Goldendale <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
*'''County seat:''' Goldendale <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Benton County, Washington|Benton]], [[Gilliam County, Oregon|Gilliam]], [[Hood River County, Oregon|Hood River]], [[Morrow County, Oregon|Morrow]], [[Sherman County, Oregon|Sherman]], [[Skamania County, Washington|Skamania]], [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]], [[Yakima County, Washington|Yakima]]
 
*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Benton County, Washington|Benton]], [[Gilliam County, Oregon|Gilliam]], [[Hood River County, Oregon|Hood River]], [[Morrow County, Oregon|Morrow]], [[Sherman County, Oregon|Sherman]], [[Skamania County, Washington|Skamania]], [[Wasco County, Oregon|Wasco]], [[Yakima County, Washington|Yakima]]
 
A county history summary is available at [http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=7800 http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&amp;file_id=7800]
 
  
 
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The [[Yakama Indian Reservation (Washington)|Yakama Indian Reservation]] is located primarily in Yakima County, with a small portion in Klickitat County.
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The [[Yakama Indian Reservation (Washington)|Yakama Indian Reservation]] is located primarily in Yakima County, with a small portion in Klickitat County.
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A county history summary is available at [http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=7800 http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&amp;file_id=7800]
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Some military records for this county have been digitized at the [http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/RecordSeriesInfo.aspx?rsid=6 Washington State Digital Archives].  
 
Some military records for this county have been digitized at the [http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/RecordSeriesInfo.aspx?rsid=6 Washington State Digital Archives].  
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*Marriages from 20 Aug 1867 to&nbsp;???? are available from the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/Search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] website.
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*'''Washington Death Certificates 1907-1960 '''A free internet index to the 1907-1960 death certificates can be&nbsp;found at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1454923 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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[http://www.klickitatcounty.org/ Klickitat County Courthouse]<br>205 S Columbus Avenue Room 204<br>Goldendale, WA 98620<br>Phone 509.773.4559<br><br>County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records. <br>County Auditor has marriage records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Klickitat County, Washington page 733, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
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*[[Goldendale Washington Family History Center]]
 
*[[Goldendale Washington Family History Center]]
  
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*Marriages beginning 20 Aug 1867 are available from the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/Search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] website.
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*'''Washington Death Certificates 1907-1960''' A free internet index to the 1907-1960 death certificates can be found at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1454923 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.
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*{{FHL|Washington%2C+Klickitat|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Washington%2C+Klickitat|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/WA/Klickitat/ Klickitat County, Washington Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/WA/Klickitat/ Klickitat County, Washington Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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Klickitat County, Washington
Map
Map of Washington highlighting Klickitat County
Location in the state of Washington
Map of the U.S. highlighting Washington
Location of Washington in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 20, 1859
County Seat Goldendale
Courthouse
Address Klickitat County Courthouse
205 S Columbus Avenue Room 204
Goldendale, WA 98620
Phone 509.773.4559
Klickitat County Website


Contents

Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1871
  • 1880
  • 1883
  • 1885
  • 1887
  • 1889
  • 1890 Veterans
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930
  • 1940

Church Records

Court Records

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Indian Reservation

The Yakama Indian Reservation is located primarily in Yakima County, with a small portion in Klickitat County.

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

A county history summary is available at http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=7800

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military

Some military records for this county have been digitized at the Washington State Digital Archives.

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Klickitat County Courthouse
205 S Columbus Avenue Room 204
Goldendale, WA 98620
Phone 509.773.4559

County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records.
County Auditor has marriage records. [2]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
  • 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.

Websites

Places

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Klickitat County, Washington page 733, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.