Difference between revisions of "Grays Harbor County, Washington Genealogy"

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(The county name was changed in 1915, not in 1907.)
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
Grays Harbor was created from Thurston County as Chelalis County.  Name changed on 27 February 1907.  
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Grays Harbor was created from Thurston County as Chelalis County.  Name was changed in 1915.  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1854'''--Grays Harbor was created&nbsp;from Thurston County.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Montesano <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1854'''--Grays Harbor was created&nbsp;from Thurston County.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Montesano <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====

Revision as of 00:19, 12 October 2008

United States > Washington > Grays Harbor County
showing location of Grays Harbor County

County Courthouse

History

Grays Harbor was created from Thurston County as Chelalis County.  Name was changed in 1915.

Parent County

1854--Grays Harbor was created from Thurston County.  County seat: Montesano [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

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References

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