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These records include indexes and images to naturalization documents filed with the Lewis County Superior Court between 1853 and 1971. In some cases the year is not included in the index but the image shows the year of documentation.
For the best search results, search by name. Search by either last name, first and last name, or just the first letter of the last name. In most cases, the document year is the date of entry into the United States.
Learn about the documentation of naturalization in Washington and what information is found in the various record types by selecting the tab that says "About this Collection" here
The Oregon Territorial Legislature created Lewis County on December 18, 1845. It is named in honor of Meriwether Lewis. The county seat is Chehalis.
All records are in English.
These records are open for research.
Indexed and imaged by the Washington State Archives.
Preferred Citation: Identification of item], Lewis County Clerk, Naturalization Records, 1853-1971, Office of the Secretary of State, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives, http://digitalarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].
Original records held by the Washington State Archives, Southwest Regional Branch, Olympia, WA.
For more information, to learn about related records, or to find naturalization records not included on this website, contact the Southwest Regional Branch at (360) 753-1684 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.