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County Courthouse

Skamania County Courthouse
240 Vancouver Avenue
Stevenson, WA 98648-0790
Phone: 509.427.9431

County Auditor has land records
County Clerk has marriage records and Divorce
probate and court records from 1856 [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1854--Skamania County was created 9 March 1854 from Clark County.  County seat: Stevenson [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Clark | Cowlitz | Klickitat | Lewis | Multnomah | Yakima | Hood River County, Oregon

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1885
  • 1890 Veterans
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Marriages from 1 Jan 1893 to 1 Jul 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

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002),Skamania County, Washington page 734, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).

 

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