Difference between revisions of "Lewis County, Washington Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (a)
m (a)
Line 19: Line 19:
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Cowlitz County, Washington|Cowlitz]]  
+
[[Cowlitz County, Washington|Cowlitz]] | [[Grays Harbor County, Washington|Grays Harbor]] | [[Pacific County, Washington|Pacific]] | [[Pierce County, Washington|Pierce]] | [[Skamania County, Washington|Skamania]] | [[Thurston County, Washington|Thurston]] | [[Wahkiakum County, Washington|Wahkiakum]] | [[Yakima County, Washington|Yakima]]
*[[Grays Harbor County, Washington|Grays Harbor]]  
 
*[[Pacific County, Washington|Pacific]]  
 
*[[Pierce County, Washington|Pierce]]  
 
*[[Skamania County, Washington|Skamania]]  
 
*[[Thurston County, Washington|Thurston]]  
 
*[[Wahkiakum_County,_Washington|Wahkiakum]]
 
*[[Yakima County, Washington|Yakima]]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 08:31, 23 January 2009

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

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1845--Lewis County was created 21 December 1845 as an original county.  County seat: Chehalis [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Cowlitz | Grays Harbor | Pacific | Pierce | Skamania | Thurston | Wahkiakum | Yakima

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1849 Territorial Transcription and Index  (part of Oregon Census)

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Chehalis

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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).