Lewis County, Washington Genealogy

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Cowlitz County, Washington|Cowlitz]]  
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[[Cowlitz County, Washington|Cowlitz]] | [[Grays Harbor County, Washington|Grays Harbor]] | [[Pacific County, Washington|Pacific]] | [[Pierce County, Washington|Pierce]] | [[Skamania County, Washington|Skamania]] | [[Thurston County, Washington|Thurston]] | [[Wahkiakum County, Washington|Wahkiakum]] | [[Yakima County, Washington|Yakima]]
*[[Grays Harbor County, Washington|Grays Harbor]]  
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*[[Pacific County, Washington|Pacific]]  
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*[[Pierce County, Washington|Pierce]]  
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*[[Skamania County, Washington|Skamania]]  
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*[[Thurston County, Washington|Thurston]]  
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*[[Wahkiakum_County,_Washington|Wahkiakum]]
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*[[Yakima County, Washington|Yakima]]
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 08:31, 23 January 2009

United States > Washington > Lewis County
showing location of Lewis County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1845--Lewis County was created 21 December 1845 as an original county.  County seat: Chehalis [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Cowlitz | Grays Harbor | Pacific | Pierce | Skamania | Thurston | Wahkiakum | Yakima

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1849 Territorial Transcription and Index  (part of Oregon Census)

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Chehalis

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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