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{{Washington-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Washington|Washington]] > Garfield County'' [[Image:Wa-garfield.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington|Washington]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Garfield County'''
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Garfield County Washington genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History  ==
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{{WADC}}
  
==== Parent County  ====
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Garfield County
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| county_map = Wa-garfield.png
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| state = Washington
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| state_map = Washington.png
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| longd =
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| founded year = 1881
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| founded date = November 29
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| seat = Pomeroy
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| building image = Garfield County Washington Courthouse.jpg
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| building address = [http://www.co.garfield.wa.us/ Garfield County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 915;<br> Pomeroy, Washington 99347<br>Phone: 509.843.3731<br>[http://www.Garfieldcounty.us/ '''Garfield County Website'''] }}
  
'''1881'''--Garfield County was created 29 November 1881&nbsp;from [[Columbia County, Washington|Columbia ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat''':&nbsp;Pomeroy <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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=== Historical Facts  ===
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Washington#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Washington#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Washington#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Washington#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Washington#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Washington#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1891*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1892*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1891*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1892</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1882</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1883</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Garfield County, Washington#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Garfield County, Washington#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Garfield County, Washington#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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*'''Parent County:''' created 29 November 1881 from [[Columbia County, Washington|Columbia]]  
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*'''County Seat:''' Pomeroy <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Asotin County, Washington|Asotin]] | [[Columbia County, Washington|Columbia]] | [[Whitman County, Washington|Whitman]] | [[Wallowa County, Oregon|Wallowa County, Oregon]]
  
 
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== Places / Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Bible Records ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Biography ====
 
 
[[Asotin County, Washington|Asotin]] | [[Columbia County, Washington|Columbia]] | [[Whitman County, Washington|Whitman]] | [[Wallowa County, Oregon|Wallowa County]], Oregon
 
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
  
 
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*1940
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==== Church Records  ====
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==== Court Records  ====
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==== Directories ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups  ====
  
==== Church ====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== History ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Migration  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Periodicals  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://www.co.garfield.wa.us/ Garfield County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 915;<br> Pomeroy, Washington 99347<br>Phone: 509.843.3731<br><br>County Auditor has birth and death records 1891-1907<br>marriage and land records from 1891 and burial records 1891-1918. <br>County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records from 1882. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ferry County, Washington page 732, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
*Marriages from 16 Feb 1882 to 12 May 1889 are available on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/Search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] website.'''<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1239914857578_684" />'''
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===== Birth  =====
*'''Washington Death Certificates 1907-1960 '''A free internet index to the 1907-1960 death certificates can be&nbsp;found at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1454923;p=collectionDetails;t=searchable FamilySearch Record Search], no images are available. A&nbsp;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.
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===== Marriage =====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*Marriages from 16 Feb 1882 to 12 May 1889 are available on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/Search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] website.'''<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1239914857578_684" />'''
  
== Web Sites ==
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===== Death =====
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207651&subject_disp=Washington%2C+Garfield&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*'''[[Washington Statewide Death Certificates (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Washington Death Certificates 1907-1960]] '''A free internet index to the 1907-1960 death certificates can be found at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1454923 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.
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==== Websites  ====
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*{{FHL|Washington%2C+Garfield|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/WA/Garfield/ Garfield County, Washington Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/WA/Garfield/ Garfield County, Washington Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
== References  ==
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=== Places  ===
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=== Garfield County Washington Genealogy References  ===
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[[Category:Garfield_County,_Washington]]
 
[[Category:Garfield_County,_Washington]]

Revision as of 18:25, 23 May 2013

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Guide to Garfield County Washington genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Garfield County, Washington
Map
Map of Washington highlighting Garfield County
Location in the state of Washington
Map of the U.S. highlighting Washington
Location of Washington in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 29, 1881
County Seat Pomeroy
Courthouse
Garfield County Washington Courthouse.jpg
Address Garfield County Courthouse
PO Box 915;
Pomeroy, Washington 99347
Phone: 509.843.3731
Garfield County Website



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1891*
1892*
1891*
1892
1882
1883
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1890 Veterans
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930
  • 1940

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Garfield County Courthouse
PO Box 915;
Pomeroy, Washington 99347
Phone: 509.843.3731

County Auditor has birth and death records 1891-1907
marriage and land records from 1891 and burial records 1891-1918.
County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records from 1882. [2]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
  • 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.

Websites

Places

Garfield County Washington Genealogy References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ferry County, Washington page 732, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.