Snohomish County, Washington Genealogy

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County Courthouse


Parent County

  • 1861--Snohomish County was created 14 January 1861 from Island County.  County seat: Everett [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Chelan | Island | King | Kitsap | Skagit



  • 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.


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


LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Everett



Local Histories



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


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.




Vital Records

  • 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


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