Difference between revisions of "Clark County, Washington Genealogy"

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'''1843'''--Clark County was formed in July from the [[Oregon Territory|Oregon Territory]]&nbsp;and was made a part of [[Washington Territory|Washington Territory]] 14 February 1859.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat''': Vancouver <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1844'''--Clark County was formed 27 June 1844&nbsp; as an original county. It was formerly named Vancouver County and then the name was changed to Clark 3 September 1849.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat''': Vancouver <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 15:29, 15 October 2008

United States > Washington > Clark County
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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1844--Clark County was formed 27 June 1844  as an original county. It was formerly named Vancouver County and then the name was changed to Clark 3 September 1849.  County seat: Vancouver [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

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Web Sites

References

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