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Revision as of 16:42, 25 September 2008

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

County Courthouse

350 Orondo St
Wenatachee, WA 98801

History

  • "Chelan" derives from a Chelan Indian word meaning "deep water,"

Parent County

  • 13 March 1899 Chelan County was created from Kittitas and Okanogan counties.

Boundary Changes

No new counties created from this county.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities

  • Cashmere
  • Chelan
  • Entiat
  • Leavenworth
  • Wenatchee

Communities

  • Appleyard
  • Ardenvoir
  • Blewett
  • Chelan Falls
  • Chiwaukum
  • Chumstick
  • Dryden
  • Grant Road Addition
  • Holden Village
  • Kenroy
  • Lakeside
  • Lucerne
  • Malaga
  • Manson
  • Merritt
  • Mission Square
  • Monitor
  • Pearcot
  • Peshastin
  • Plain
  • Stehekin
  • South Wenatchee
  • Sunnyslope
  • Telma
  • Wenatchee Heights
  • West Wenatchee
  • Winton

Neighboring Counties

Douglas | King | Kittitas | Okanogan | Skagit | Snohomish

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References