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These records include both index and images of birth returns filed with the Douglas County Auditor between 1891 and 1907, and three entries from 1911.
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The Washington Territorial Legislature created Douglas County on November 28, 1883. It was named in honor of Stephen A. Douglas, a famous lawyer, political leader, and orator known for his debates with Abraham Lincoln, and it was once part of Lincoln County.
All records are in English.
These records are open for research.
Transcribed and proofread by Emmalie Eckhart, Washington State Archives.
Preferred Citation: [Identification of item], Douglas County Auditor, Birth Returns, 1891-1907, 1911, Office of the Secretary of State, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives, http://digitalarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].
Source: Douglas County Government, Auditor, Birth Returns, 1891-1907, Washington State Archives, Central Regional Branch.
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