Pacific County, Washington

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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington|Washington]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Pacific County'''
  
''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Washington|Washington]] > Pacific County''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.pacific.wa.us/ Pacific County Courthouse]<br>300 Memorial Ave; PO Box 67;<br>South Bend, WA 98586-0067<br>Phone: 360.875.9320<br><br>County Auditor has birth and death records 1891-1905<br>and marriage records from 1868. <br>County Clerk Clerk has divorce, probate and court records. <br>County Assessor has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ferry County, Washington page 732, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1851'''--Pacific County was created on 4 February 1851 from Lewis County as a County of Oregon Territory. County seat: Chinook (1851-1855), Oysterville (1855-1892) and South Bend (1891-present).
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'''1851'''--Pacific County was created 4 February 1851&nbsp;from [[Lewis County, Washington|Lewis]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat''': South Bend <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  ====
 
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[[Grays Harbor County, Washington|Grays Harbor]] | [[Lewis County, Washington|Lewis]] | [[Wahkiakum County, Washington|Wahkiakum]] | [[Clatsop County, Oregon|Clatsop County]], Oregon
  
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=112035 Lone Fir Cemetery, Long Beach] BillionGraves
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==== Census  ====
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*1930
  
 
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LDS Ward and Branch Records
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*Raymond
  
 
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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.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Long Beach Washington Family History Center]]
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*[[Raymond Washington Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207731&subject_disp=Washington%2C+Pacific&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog] for this county.
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/WA/Pacific/ Pacific County, Washington Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

Pacific County Courthouse
300 Memorial Ave; PO Box 67;
South Bend, WA 98586-0067
Phone: 360.875.9320

County Auditor has birth and death records 1891-1905
and marriage records from 1868.
County Clerk Clerk has divorce, probate and court records.
County Assessor has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1851--Pacific County was created 4 February 1851 from Lewis County.  County seat: South Bend [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Grays Harbor | Lewis | Wahkiakum | Clatsop County, Oregon

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1887
  • 1890 Veterans
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Raymond

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • 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

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ferry County, Washington page 732, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).