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These records include both index and images of records of births filed with the Clark County Auditor between 1891 and 1907. There is one record from 1884.
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Learn about the documentation of birth records in Washington and what information is found in a birth register or birth return by selecting the tab that says "About this Collection” here
Clark County began as the District of Vancouver on July 27, 1844. In 1845, the name changed to Vancouver County and included all of present day Washington and some of the surrounding areas. On September 3, 1849 the Oregon Territorial Legislature modified the borders and changed its name to Clarke County in honor of William Clark of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
All records are in English.
These records are open for research.
Transcribed and proofread by members of the Clark County Genealogical Society, Dorothy Wear, Washougal, WA and Boojee Bowman, Spanaway, WA.
Preferred Citation: [Identification of item], Clark County Auditor, Birth Register, 1891-1907, Office of the Secretary of State, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives, http://digitalarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].
Source: Clark County Government, Auditor, Birth Register, 1891-1907; Washington State Archives, Southwest Regional Branch.
For more information, to learn about related records, or to find birth records not included on this website, contact the Southwest Regional Branch at (360) 753-1684 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.