State of Washington
County & City Government Records

Washington Government records cover a wide range of genealogy topics that may aid you with your research, this includes land ownership, courts, taxes, and naturalizations. Due to the fact Washington court records cover a wide range of subjects, they can help you in many various ways. For example, they may enable you to locate ancestors' residences, confirm occupations, locate financial information, establish citizenship status, or shed light on relationships between people. The whole thing depends on what kind of court records that your ancestors" names appear in. For Definitions of all court trems see the Genealogy Encyclopedia.

Washington is divided into 39 counties. Washington County records vary extensively from county to county in both quality and quantity. There are many kinds of court records that are more than likely to possess information and facts applicable to your genealogical research.

This list of county and city government links is limited to government-maintained websites. If you know of a Washington county that has an official government web site but is not linked, or if the link is in error, please send us an email so we may edit our database. Washington State Government is located in Olympia.

State of Washington County & City Government Links
County Seat
County Seat
Adams Ritzville Lincoln Davenport
Asotin Asotin Mason Shelton
Benton Prosser Okanogan Okanogan
Chelan Wenatchee Pacific South Bend
Clallam Port Angeles Pend Oreille Newport
Clark Vancouver Pierce Tacoma
Columbia Dayton San Juan Friday Harbor
Cowlitz Kelso Skagit Mount Vernon
Douglas Waterville Skamania Stevenson
Ferry Republic Snohomish Everett
Franklin Pasco Spokane Spokane
Garfield Pomeroy Stevens Colville
Grant Ephrata Thurston Olympia
Grays Harbor Montesano Wahkiakum Cathlamet
Island Coupeville Walla Walla Walla Walla
Jefferson Port Townsend Whatcom Bellingham
King Seattle Whitman Colfax
Kitsap Port Orchard Yakima Yakima
Kittitas Ellensburg      
Klickitat Goldendale Washington State Association of Counties
Lewis Chehalis Washington Association of County Officials
Copyright © 2014,