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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Washington|Washington]] > Lincoln County'' [[Image:Wa-lincoln.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Lincoln County]]
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington|Washington]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Lincoln County'''
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Lincoln 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 = Lincoln County
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| county_map = Wa-lincoln.png
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| state = Washington
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| state_map = Washington.png
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| latd =  
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| longd =  
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| founded year = 1883
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| founded date = November 24
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| seat = davenport
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| building image =  
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| building address = [http://www.co.lincoln.wa.us/ Lincoln County Courthouse]<br> 450 Logan Street; PO Box 369<br>Davenport, WA 99122<br> Ph. 509.725.1401<br>[http://www.Lincolncounty.us/ '''Lincoln County Website'''] }}
  
'''1883'''--Lincoln County was created 24 November 1883&nbsp;from [[Spokane County, Washington|Spokane]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Davenport <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%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="2"
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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>'''[[Lincoln County, Washington#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Lincoln County, Washington#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Lincoln County, Washington#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Lincoln County, Washington#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Lincoln County, Washington#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Lincoln County, Washington#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1883*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1884*</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>1883</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1884</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1886</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Lincoln County, Washington#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Lincoln County, Washington#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Lincoln County, Washington#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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*'''Parent County:''' created 24 November 1883 from [[Spokane County, Washington|Spokane]]  
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*'''County Seat:''' Davenport <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:''' [[Adams County, Washington|Adams]] | [[Ferry County, Washington|Ferry]] | [[Grant County, Washington|Grant]] | [[Okanogan County, Washington|Okanogan]] | [[Spokane County, Washington|Spokane]] | [[Stevens County, Washington|Stevens]] | [[Whitman County, Washington|Whitman]]
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places / Localities ==
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=== Resources  ===
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=111839 Odessa Cemetery, Odessa] BillionGraves
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==== Census  ====
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*1889
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*1890 Veterans
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*1900
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*1910
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*1920
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*1930
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*1940
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==== Church Records  ====
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==== Court Records ====
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==== Directories ====
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups ====
  
[[Adams County, Washington|Adams]] | [[Ferry County, Washington|Ferry]] | [[Grant County, Washington|Grant]] | [[Okanogan County, Washington|Okanogan]] | [[Spokane County, Washington|Spokane]] | [[Stevens County, Washington|Stevens]] | [[Whitman County, Washington|Whitman]]
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===== Japanese  =====
  
== Resources  ==
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World War II Files, 1942-1946
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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Public Welfare/Social Security Department, ([http://digitalarchives.wa.gov/Collections/TitleInfo/486 Japanese Internment]) Assistance Cases, Evacuee Referrals for Resettlement and Assistance, 1945-1946 from the Washington State Archives – Digital Archives
  
==== 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  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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==== Migration  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
==== Naturalization ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
[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>
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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.  
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Periodicals  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://www.co.lincoln.wa.us/ Lincoln County Courthouse]<br> 450 Logan Street; PO Box 369<br>Davenport, WA 99122<br> Ph. 509.725.1401<br><br>County Auditor has birth and death records 1891-1907,<br> marriage and land records from 1891. <br>County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Washington page 733, {{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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*[[Davenport Washington Family History Center]]
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Birth  =====
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===== Marriage  =====
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*Marriages from 29 Jan 1884 to 30 Jan 1887 are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/Search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] website.
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===== Death  =====
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*'''Washington Death Certificates 1907-1960 '''A free internet index to the 1907-1960 death certificates can be&nbsp;found at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1454923 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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==== Websites ====
  
== Web Sites  ==
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*{{FHL|Washington%2C+Lincoln|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/WA/Lincoln/ Lincoln County, Washington Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207722&subject_disp=Washington%2C+Lincoln&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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=== Places  ===
  
== References  ==
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=== Lincoln County Washington Genealogy References  ===
  
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<references /> {{Washington|Washington}}
  
 
[[Category:Lincoln_County,_Washington]]
 
[[Category:Lincoln_County,_Washington]]

Revision as of 13:58, 14 June 2013

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

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Lincoln County, Washington
Map
Map of Washington highlighting Lincoln County
Location in the state of Washington
Map of the U.S. highlighting Washington
Location of Washington in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 24, 1883
County Seat davenport
Courthouse
Address Lincoln County Courthouse
450 Logan Street; PO Box 369
Davenport, WA 99122
Ph. 509.725.1401
Lincoln County Website



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1883*
1884*
1891*
1883
1884
1886
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1889
  • 1890 Veterans
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930
  • 1940

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Japanese

World War II Files, 1942-1946

Public Welfare/Social Security Department, (Japanese Internment) Assistance Cases, Evacuee Referrals for Resettlement and Assistance, 1945-1946 from the Washington State Archives – Digital Archives

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

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

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Lincoln County Courthouse
450 Logan Street; PO Box 369
Davenport, WA 99122
Ph. 509.725.1401

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

Lincoln 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), Lincoln County, Washington page 733, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.