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{{Washington-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] &gt; [[Washington|Washington]] &gt; Snohomish County'' [[Image:Wa-snohomish.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington|Washington]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Snohomish County'''
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Snohomish 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 = Snohomish County
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| county_map = Wa-snohomish.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 = 1861
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| founded date = January 14
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| seat = Everett
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| building image =  
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| building address = [http://www.skamaniacounty.org/ Snohomish County] Courthouse<br>3000 Rockefeller Ave MS 605<br>Everett, WA 98201-4046<br> Phone: <br>[http://www.co.snohomish.wa.us/ '''Snohomish County Website'''] }}
  
*'''1861'''--Snohomish County was created 14 January 1861&nbsp;from [[Island County, Washington|Island]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Everett <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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|-
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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>'''[[Snohomish County, Washington#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Snohomish County, Washington#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Snohomish County, Washington#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Snohomish County, Washington#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Snohomish County, Washington#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Snohomish County, Washington#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1881*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1867*</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>1862</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1866</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1876</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Snohomish County, Washington#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Snohomish County, Washington#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Snohomish County, Washington#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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*'''Parent County:''' created 14 January 1861 from [[Island County, Washington|Island]]  
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*'''County seat:''' Everett <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:''' [[Chelan County, Washington|Chelan]] | [[Island County, Washington|Island]] | [[King County, Washington|King]] | [[Kitsap County, Washington|Kitsap]] | [[Skagit County, Washington|Skagit]]
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places / Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Bible Records ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Biography ====
 
 
[[Chelan County, Washington|Chelan]] | [[Island County, Washington|Island]] | [[King County, Washington|King]] | [[Kitsap County, Washington|Kitsap]] | [[Skagit County, Washington|Skagit]]
 
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*'''EVERETT'''
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*Everett
  
*'''LYNNWOOD'''
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*Lynnwood
  
 
[http://www.dignitymemorial.com/4171/LocalHome.aspx?id=home&LocNumbNLang=4171&LoadDefault=0 '''Purdy &amp; Walters at Floral Hills''']; 409 Filbert Road; Lynnwood, WA 98036-4934; USA; Phone No: (425) 672-1800  
 
[http://www.dignitymemorial.com/4171/LocalHome.aspx?id=home&LocNumbNLang=4171&LoadDefault=0 '''Purdy &amp; Walters at Floral Hills''']; 409 Filbert Road; Lynnwood, WA 98036-4934; USA; Phone No: (425) 672-1800  
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*1910  
 
*1910  
 
*1920  
 
*1920  
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*1930  
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*1940
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==== Church Records  ====
  
==== Church ====
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===== The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints =====
  
LDS Ward and Branch Records  
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'''LDS Ward and Branch Records'''
  
 
*Everett
 
*Everett
  
==== Court  ====
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===== Lutheran  =====
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'''Snohomish County'''
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:*Records of the Lutheran Church, Snohomish County, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
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'''Swans Trail Lutheran Church, Everett'''
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:*Records of Swans Trail Lutheran Church, Everett, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
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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  ====
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==== Gazetteers  ====
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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  ====
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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].  
 
Some military records for this county have been digitized at the [http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/RecordSeriesInfo.aspx?rsid=6 Washington State Digital Archives].  
  
==== 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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*[http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=ovGv7akYl-cC Arlington Times] - full-text digital issues in Google News Archive; covers 1945-2009
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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://www1.co.snohomish.wa.us/ Snohomish County Courthouse],<br> 3000 Rockefeller Ave MS 605; <br>Everett, Washington 98201-4046;<br> Phone. 425.388.358<br><br>County Auditor has birth and death records1891-1907<br>and marriage records from 1891. <br>County clerk has divorce, probate records and court records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Spokane County, Washington page 734, {{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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*[[Everett Washington Family History Center]]
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*[[Snohomish Washington Family History Center]]
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===== Libraries  =====
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
*'''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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===== Birth  =====
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===== Marriage  =====
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===== Death =====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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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.
  
== Web Sites ==
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==== Websites ====
  
 
*{{FHL|Washington%2C+Snohomish|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Washington%2C+Snohomish|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/WA/Snohomish/ Snohomish County, Washington Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/WA/Snohomish/ Snohomish County, Washington Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
== References  ==
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=== Places  ===
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=== Snohomish County Washington Genealogy References  ===
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<references /> {{Washington|Washington}}
  
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{{Washington|Washington}}
 
 
[[Category:Snohomish_County,Washington]]
 
[[Category:Snohomish_County,Washington]]

Revision as of 23:02, 12 June 2013

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

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Snohomish County, Washington
Map
Map of Washington highlighting Snohomish County
Location in the state of Washington
Map of the U.S. highlighting Washington
Location of Washington in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 14, 1861
County Seat Everett
Courthouse
Address Snohomish County Courthouse
3000 Rockefeller Ave MS 605
Everett, WA 98201-4046
Phone:
Snohomish County Website



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1881*
1867*
1891*
1862
1866
1876
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

  • Everett
  • Lynnwood

Purdy & Walters at Floral Hills; 409 Filbert Road; Lynnwood, WA 98036-4934; USA; Phone No: (425) 672-1800

Purdy and Walters at Floral Hills Cemetery is part of the Dignity Memorial® national network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers. Some obituaries are online at Making Everlasting Memories for those who paid for the service. Other than that, you should contact the cemetery directly for any inquiries.

Census

  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1889
  • 1890 Veterans
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930
  • 1940

Church Records

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Everett
Lutheran

Snohomish County

  • Records of the Lutheran Church, Snohomish County, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Swans Trail Lutheran Church, Everett

  • Records of Swans Trail Lutheran Church, Everett, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military

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

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

  • Arlington Times - full-text digital issues in Google News Archive; covers 1945-2009

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Snohomish County Courthouse,
3000 Rockefeller Ave MS 605;
Everett, Washington 98201-4046;
Phone. 425.388.358

County Auditor has birth and death records1891-1907
and marriage records from 1891.
County clerk has divorce, probate records 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

Snohomish 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), Spokane County, Washington page 734, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.