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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Washington|Washington]] > Island County'' [[Image:Wa-island.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Island County]]
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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Washington|Washington]] > Island County'' [[Image:Wa-island.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Island County]]  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1853'''--Island County was created 6 January 1853&nbsp;from [[Thurston_County,_Washington|Thurston]] County. &nbsp;'''County seat''': Coupeville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1853'''--Island County was created 6 January 1853&nbsp;from [[Thurston County, Washington|Thurston]] County. &nbsp;'''County seat''': Coupeville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Jefferson_County,_Washington|Jefferson]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Washington|Jefferson]]  
*[[Kitsap_County,_Washington|Kitsap]]
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*[[Kitsap County, Washington|Kitsap]]  
*[[San_Juan_County,_Washington|San Juan]]
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*[[San Juan County, Washington|San Juan]]  
*[[Skagit_County,_Washington|Skagit]]
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*[[Skagit County, Washington|Skagit]]  
*[[Snohomish_County,_Washington|Snohomish]]
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*[[Snohomish County, Washington|Snohomish]]  
*[[Yakima_County,_Washington|Yakima]]
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*[[Yakima County, Washington|Yakima]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization ====
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[http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/RecordSeriesInfo.aspx?rsid=2 Washington State Digital Archives] has digitized various types of naturalization-related records, including declarations of intentions, delayed birth files, naturalization affidavits, notifications of application for admission to US citizenship, orders fixing naturalization terms, petitions and records, petitions, receipts for certificates of citizenship, record of final decrees of citizenship and record of petitions dockets. Depending on the county, records range from 1854-1988. <br>
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 15:29, 20 January 2009

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

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1853--Island County was created 6 January 1853 from Thurston County.  County seat: Coupeville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Naturalization

Washington State Digital Archives has digitized various types of naturalization-related records, including declarations of intentions, delayed birth files, naturalization affidavits, notifications of application for admission to US citizenship, orders fixing naturalization terms, petitions and records, petitions, receipts for certificates of citizenship, record of final decrees of citizenship and record of petitions dockets. Depending on the county, records range from 1854-1988.

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).