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These records include affidavits submitted in support of applications for marriage licenses at the Wahkiakum County Auditor’s office from 1907-1939. This record is signed by applicants for marriage licenses and includes parental consent if necessary and statements that neither party has any physical or moral impediment to their marriage. Index in front of each volume.
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The Washington Territorial Legislature created Wahkiakum County on April 25, 1854. It is named after a local Native American chief, Wahkiakum, which means “tall timber.”
All records are in English.
These records are open for research.
Imaged by the Genealogical Society of Utah Legacy Project and indexed by Historical Records Project volunteers.
Preferred Citation: [Identification of item], Wahkiakum County Auditor, Marriage Affidavits, 1907-1939, Office of the Secretary of State, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives, http://digitalarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].
Source: Wahkiakum County Government, Auditor, Marriage Record, 1907-1939; Washington State Archives, Southwest Regional Branch.
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