Washington

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See also under these surnames: Cagle and Schwab.

"Capitol's Who's Who for Washington (state) 1949-1950." Contains 100's of mini-biographies of Washington and some Idaho citizens. Includes date and place of birth, parents, spouse, children, education, and work history. Some have photos. Some business profiles. BJD

"New Partners, Old Roots: A History of Merging Lutheran Churches in the Pacific Northwest." Emerson et al, North Pacific District American Lutheran Church et al, 1986. Contains brief histories of Lutheran congregations in the Pacific Northwest. Most histories include names of Pastors, as well as some early members. Includes congregations that may no longer exist or have merged with other congregations. As this book is not indexed by surname, please provide the community and, if known, congregation name. JH6

Pioneer Association of the State of Washington - Membership applications and accompanying genealogical material for pioneers in Washington Territory (prior to November 1889) and their lineal descendants. Early records indicate name, birthdate and place, date of arrival on West Coast, date of arrival in Washington Territory, place of origin, place of arrival. Later records include lineage data and may be accompanied by written family stories. (Over 10,000 records). GAZ

"Who's Who in Washington, 1963." SC6

Clallam Co.

"Tum Tum 1932 Port Angeles Annual." SC6

Clark Co.

"Clark County Washington Marriages, v. 2 1897 - 1904; v3 1905 - 1906." Clark County Genealogical Society, 1984. Marriagelisting of Bride and Groom also includes additonal information ifavailable, such as age, parents, place born. SPO

"Evergreen Memorial Gardens Cemetery." Clark Count Genealogical Sociey, 1994. A-Z listings of burials from 1952 - Sept. 1992. With information of the deceased. SPO

"Park Hill Cemetery." Clark County Genealogical Society, Vancouver, Washington, 1995. Park Hill Cemetery is the largest cemetery in Clark Co., Washington, U.S.A.; it is located in the City of Vancouver. This three-volume set contains burial records up to and including July 1, 1995. I am not sure at what year the earliest burial records begin. Main information includes lot number, and tombstone inscription, if there is one. Other information generally may contain place of birth, age at death, cause of death, interment (burial) date, lot owner's name and funeral home or mortuary name. All entries are listed alphabetically by surname. MM16

Columbia Co.

"BIRTH RECORDS 1888-1943 From the Milton-Eagle Newspaper and Freewater Times Newspaper Located in Milton-Freewater, OR." Compiled by Garland E. Wilson, Indexed by the Walla Walla Valley Genealogical Society, 1999. Birth records as listed in the Milton-Eagle and Freewater Times newspapers located in Milton-Freewater, Oregon. Also included are announcements from the Walla Walla Union Bulletin, Walla Walla, WA and are from Walla Walla County as well as Garfield and Columbia Counties, WA. The following records are NOT available:
1892 Several issues missing
1900 April - December
1901 Milton-Eagle issues
1902 Several Milton-Eagle issues are missing
Early records include Parents last and first name(s). Most often only the father's name is listed. Sex of the child is indicated, the birth date and the place of birth. Some records indicate the child's name. C17

"Historic Sketches of Walla Walla, Whitman, Columbia and Garfield Counties, Washington Territory." By F.T. Gilbert , 1880, published by "Printing and Lithograhing House of A.G. Walling, Portland Oregon. This book contains hundreds of biographical sketches of the early (pre 1880) residents of Walla Walla, Whitman, Columbia and Garfield Counties. It also contains many discriptions of early towns, who was elected when, and general history of the area. KD4

Garfield Co.

"BIRTH RECORDS 1888-1943 From the Milton-Eagle Newspaper and Freewater Times Newspaper Located in Milton-Freewater, OR." Compiled by Garland E. Wilson, Indexed by the Walla Walla Valley Genealogical Society, 1999. Birth records as listed in the Milton-Eagle and Freewater Times newspapers located in Milton-Freewater, Oregon. Also included are announcements from the Walla Walla Union Bulletin, Walla Walla, WA and are from Walla Walla County as well as Garfield and Columbia Counties, WA. The following records are NOT available:
1892 Several issues missing
1900 April - December
1901 Milton-Eagle issues
1902 Several Milton-Eagle issues are missing
Early records include Parents last and first name(s). Most often only the father's name is listed. Sex of the child is indicated, the birth date and the place of birth. Some records indicate the child's name. C17

"Historic Sketches of Walla Walla, Whitman, Columbia and Garfield Counties, Washington Territory." By F.T. Gilbert , 1880, published by "Printing and Lithograhing House of A.G. Walling, Portland Oregon. This book contains hundreds of biographical sketches of the early (pre 1880) residents of Walla Walla, Whitman, Columbia and Garfield Counties. It also contains many discriptions of early towns, who was elected when, and general history of the area. KD4

King Co.

"From Ditch Digger to Clam Farmer." Bishop, Frank, copyright 1997. (self-published), Seattle, WA. Reminences of Family in King Co, WA, Sharp Co, AR, and Mason Co, WA. Includes: "Travel Journal 1907 -1971" by Clara Carlson; "Travel Journal British Columbia, Yukon Terr, Alaska" by Marie Bishop, and "Olympic Mountains Hike" by Brett Bishop. BH2

Kitsap Co.

"Kitsap County the Year of the Child." Kitsap County Historical Society, 1979. Lists first born children of Kitsap County area with childhood memories of some and stories of the area. Covers approx. 1881-1950's. D16

Klickitat Co.

Our town library has Klickitat County (WA) histories I can seach if needed. TC

Pacific Co.

"Pacific County Newspaper Index 1889-1994." Robert Bailey-unpublished Index uses all papers that were in existance in Pacific county. While the index is available, not all papers are still available. E2

Pend Oreille Co.

"History of Pend Oreille County." Tony and Suzanne Bamonte, Tornado Creek Publications, 1996. History of Pend Oreille County and its towns from its inception in 1911. Many photos and names of families. H2

Pierce Co.

"1961 Puyallup Junior High "Chieftain." Superior School Press. Shows some great photos of Puyallup Junior High School in the year 1961. Many names and photos from both 7th and 8th grade, so send your request by first, last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for may have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"1976 Aylen Junior High School, Puyallup, WA "Falcon." Class of 1976. Shows some great photos of Aylen Junior High School in the year 1976. Many names and photos from both 7th, 8th, and 9th grade, so send your request by first, last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for may have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"1972 Tacoma, WA City Directory." R.L. Polk. Can find names of people, address at that time, and business information in Tacoma. WH1

"1975 Stadium High School Yearbook." 1975 yearbook for Stadium High School in Tacoma, Pierce Co., WA. B13

"A Girl Graduate Puyallup High School 1911 - 1914." Alice Lundgren. This book shows some of the History of Puyallup High School between 1911 to 1914. This is a great look at Puyallup High School in 1914 through the eyes of Alice Lundgren. Alice Lundgren wrote down the school colors, flower, motto, class officers from 1912-1913, 1913-1914, Tteachers that she had, Annual Senior Day Exercises Program that shows the names of 28 of the 32 graduates from 1914, Press notices from the newspaper of the class of 1914, the presents that Alice recieved from friends and family, the Baccalaureate Sermon from June 14,1914, newspaper clipping of Maye Clark, Daisy Porter, Lucille D. Spencer, and Maye Ward. If you want to know any of the following information feel free to ask. WH1

"Images of America Foss Maritime Company." Stork, Mike, Arcadia Publishing, 2007. Andrew Thorvaddsen came from Skirfoss, Norway in 1878 and later changed his name to Foss. His son was the found of the Foss Maritime Company in Tacoma, WA. There are many picture of the Foss family and their boats and some crew. D16

"Images of America The Key Peninsula." Slater, Coleen, Arcadia, 2007. A history in pictures families, and activities on the Key Peninsula, including Longbranch, Vaughn, Lakebay and more from the mid 1800's to present day. D16

"Index to Marriage Records of Pierce County, Washington 1853-1889 Vol. 1." Tacoma-Pierce County Genealogical Society Territorial Marriages (prior to Statehood). CE2

"Oakwood Hill Cemetery--Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington." Tacoma-Pierce County Genealogical Society, 2003. Oakwood Hill Cemetery Records (Tacoma, WA) gravestone and cemetery written records (and sometimes partial obituaries) of internments since 1874. TM3

"Pierce County Census 1854 & 1860." Pierce County Census Historical Society. Lists head and family members, Occupations, ages, married or single, citizen or alien and previous residence. Remember this is for Pierce County only, not Tacoma city proper. CE2

"Pierce County Washington Death Index 1891-1895," as published in "The Researcher," Tacoma Genealogical Society Nov 1971-Sep 1973. This is an index compiled by the TGS for Voll II No 1 thu Vol V No I. B23

"Puyallup High School, 1930." Puyallup High School Class of 1930. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1930. Many names and photos, so send your request by first,last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for my have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School 1932." Class of 1932. Puyallup High School Class of 1932. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1932. Many names and photos, so send your request by first, last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for may have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School 1936." Class of 1936. Puyallup High School Class of 1936. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1936. Many names and photos, so send your request by first, last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for may have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1937." Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1937. Many names and photos, so send your request by first and last name. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School 1938." Class of 1938. Puyallup High School Class of 1938. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1938. Many names and photos, so send your request by first, last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for may have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School 1941." Class of 1941. Puyallup High School Class of 1941. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1941. Many names and photos, so send your request by first, last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for may have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1942." Puyallup High School Class of 1942. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1942. Many names and photos, so send your request by first,last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for my have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1943." Puyallup High School Class of 1943. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1942. Many names and photos, so send your request by first,last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for my have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1944." Puyallup High School Class of 1944. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1944. Many names and photos, so send your request by first,last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for my have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1945." Puyallup High School Class of 1945. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1942. Many names and photos, so send your request by first,last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for my have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1946." Puyallup High School Class of 1946. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1942. Many names and photos, so send your request by first,last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for my have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1947." Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1947. Many names and photos, so send your request by first and last name. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1948." Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1948. Many names and photos, so send your request by first and last name. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1956." Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1956. Many names and photos, so send your request by first and last name. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1957." Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1957. Many names and photos, so send your request by first and last name. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School 1958." Class of 1958. Puyallup High School Class of 1958. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1958. Many names and photos, so send your request by first, last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for may have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School 1959." Class of 1959. Puyallup High School Class of 1959. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1959. Many names and photos, so send your request by first, last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for may have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1963." Puyallup High School Class of 1963. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1942. Many names and photos, so send your request by first,last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for my have been in. This book is indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School 1964." Class of 1964. Puyallup High School Class of 1964. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1964. Many names and photos, so send your request by first, last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for may have been in. This book is not indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School 1965." Class of 1965. Puyallup High School Class of 1965. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1965. Many names and photos, so send your request by first, last name. This book is indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Puyallup High School, 1966." Puyallup High School Class of 1966. Shows some great photos of Puyallup High School in the year 1942. Many names and photos, so send your request by first,last name, and any special events that the person you are looking for my have been in. This book is indexed. Requester will pay cost of copies if requested. WH1

"Tacoma-Pierce County Index to Marriage Records of Pierce Co., Washington 1890-1903, Vol. II." Log Cabin Publ., 1996. Groom list and bride list. CE2

Skagit Co.

"An Illusrated History of Skagit and Snohomish Counties Thier People, Thier Commerce and Thier Resources." Interstate Publishing Company, 1906. 1140 pages of the early history of Skagit and Snohomish Counties. AJ3

Skamania Co.

"Skamania County, Washington Births 1893-1926 Deeds & Miscellaneous Records 1855-1894." Daphne Ramsey, 1987. Birth records of Skamania County, from February 4, 1893 through December 12, 1926. Includes names, parents, age, place of birth. Deeds and miscellaneous records, from records on file at Skamania County Auditors Office, 1855 -1 1894. SPO

Snohomish Co.

"An Illusrated History of Skagit and Snohomish Counties Thier People, Thier Commerce and Thier Resources." Interstate Publishing Company, 1906. 1140 pages of the early history of Skagit and Snohomish Counties. AJ3

Spokane Co.

I will look up resources at the Spokane (city) Public Library. Please check the Spokane Public Library Catalog to ensure a resource is available before placing a request. Please limit to one resource per request. MO2

Walla Walla Co.

"BIRTH RECORDS 1888-1943 From the Milton-Eagle Newspaper and Freewater Times Newspaper Located in Milton-Freewater, OR." Compiled by Garland E. Wilson, Indexed by the Walla Walla Valley Genealogical Society, 1999. Birth records as listed in the Milton-Eagle and Freewater Times newspapers located in Milton-Freewater, Oregon. Also included are announcements from the Walla Walla Union Bulletin, Walla Walla, WA and are from Walla Walla County as well as Garfield and Columbia Counties, WA. The following records are NOT available:
1892 Several issues missing
1900 April - December
1901 Milton-Eagle issues
1902 Several Milton-Eagle issues are missing
Early records include Parents last and first name(s). Most often only the father's name is listed. Sex of the child is indicated, the birth date and the place of birth. Some records indicate the child's name. C17

"Historic Sketches of Walla Walla, Whitman, Columbia and Garfield Counties, Washington Territory." By F.T. Gilbert , 1880, published by "Printing and Lithograhing House of A.G. Walling, Portland Oregon. This book contains hundreds of biographical sketches of the early (pre 1880) residents of Walla Walla, Whitman, Columbia and Garfield Counties. It also contains many discriptions of early towns, who was elected when, and general history of the area. KD4

"Mountain View Cemetery Volume II, I.O.O.F. Section, Walla Walla, WA." Walla Walla Valley Genealogical Society, Walla Walla, WA 1998. The Mountain View Cemetery in Walla Walla, Washington is divided into four cemeteries. This volume covers the I.O.O.F. Section [International Order of Odd Fellows]. Possible information provided in this volume includes Surname, First Name, Middle Initial, Birthdate, Death date, Other inscription, and location of the grave. NOTE! All information is not given for every individual. C17

"Mountain View Cemetery Volume IV Alphabet, North Block, Sections 1-32, Baker Circle." Compiled by William & Lolita Clayton and Margaret Strickland, 1999. The Mountain View Cemetery in Walla Walla, Washington is divided into four cemeteries. This volume covers the Alphabet, North Block, Sections 1-32 and Baker Circle. Possible information provided in this volume includes Surname, First Name, Middle Initial, Birthdate, Death date, Other inscription, and location of the grave. NOTE! All information is not given for every individual. C17

"Walla Walla Valley Academy Alumni Directory 1996." Walla Walla Valley Academy Alumni Association, Bernard C. Harris Publishing Co., 1996. List of graduates (1921-1994) with address, phone, degrees, employment, spouses, children; list of graduates by year, by geographical location, and by career. LV5

Whatcom Co.

"Polk's Bellingham & Whatcom County Directory for 1922-23." R.L. Polk & Co. 1922. This contains all the names and businessess of Whatcom County, WA for 1922 and 1923. It has alphabetical lists for each town in the county and a classified business directory for the entire county. Street addresses are only provided for Bellingham. C36

Whitman Co.

"Historic Sketches of Walla Walla, Whitman, Columbia and Garfield Counties, Washington Territory." By F.T. Gilbert , 1880, published by "Printing and Lithograhing House of A.G. Walling, Portland Oregon. This book contains hundreds of biographical sketches of the early (pre 1880) residents of Walla Walla, Whitman, Columbia and Garfield Counties. It also contains many discriptions of early towns, who was elected when, and general history of the area. KD4