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The Washington Territorial Legislature created Cowlitz County on April 21, 1854. It is named in honor of the Cowlitz Indians.
There are 2,951 people listed on this census.
For more information about this census, email the Historical Records Project at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Database: 1885 Cowlitz County Census. ONLINE. 2004. Updated 2008. Washington Secretary of State. Transcribed and Proofread by Lower Columbia Genealogical Society, Longview, Washington and David Nash, Olympia, Washington.
Available Online: http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov
Source: Washington Territorial county census microfilm [microform]. Olympia: Washington State Library,  35 microfilm reels; 35 mm. http://cals.evergreen.edu/search~2/o52401955?For
Original census material held by Washington State Library.