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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Washington|Washington]] > Klickitat County'' [[Image:Wa-klickitat.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Klickitat County]]  
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{{Washington-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Washington|Washington]] > Klickitat County'' [[Image:Wa-klickitat.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
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== History  ==
 
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'''1859'''--Klickitat County was created 20 December 1859&nbsp;from [[Skamania County, Washington|Skamania]] County. &nbsp;'''County seat''': Goldendale <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1859'''--Klickitat County was created 20 December 1859&nbsp;from [[Skamania County, Washington|Skamania]] County. &nbsp;'''County seat''': Goldendale <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
A county history summary is available at:&nbsp;[http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=7800 http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&amp;file_id=7800]
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A county history summary is available at:&nbsp;[http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=7800 http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&amp;file_id=7800]  
  
 
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==== Indian Reservation  ====
 
==== Indian Reservation  ====
  
The [[Yakama_Indian_Reservation_(Washington)|Yakama Indian Reservation]] is located primarily in Yakima County, with a small portion in Klickitat County.
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The [[Yakama Indian Reservation (Washington)|Yakama Indian Reservation]] is located primarily in Yakima County, with a small portion in Klickitat County.  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
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Some military records for this county have been digitized at the [http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/RecordSeriesInfo.aspx?rsid=6 Washington State Digital Archives].
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Some military records for this county have been digitized at the [http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/RecordSeriesInfo.aspx?rsid=6 Washington State Digital Archives].  
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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*Marriages from 20 Aug 1867 to ???? are available from the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/Search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] website.
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*Marriages from 20 Aug 1867 to&nbsp;???? are available from the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/Search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] website.  
 
*'''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.
 
*'''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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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Klickitat_County,_Washington]]

Revision as of 00:44, 27 August 2010

Template:Washington-stubUnited States > Washington > Klickitat County
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County Courthouse

 

History

Parent County

1859--Klickitat County was created 20 December 1859 from Skamania County.  County seat: Goldendale [1]

A county history summary is available at: http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=7800

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservation

The Yakama Indian Reservation is located primarily in Yakima County, with a small portion in Klickitat County.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1871
  • 1880
  • 1883
  • 1885
  • 1887
  • 1889
  • 1890 Veterans
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Some military records for this county have been digitized at the Washington State Digital Archives.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Marriages from 20 Aug 1867 to ???? are available from the Western States Marriage Index website.
  • 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.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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