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These records include both index and images of record of births filed with the Lewis County Auditor between 1891 and 1907.
For the best search results, search by parents’ last name. Search by either the full last name or the first letter of the last name. Please note mother’s last name will be her maiden name.
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Lewis County was formed by the Provisional Government in 1845 and included any land north of the Columbia River and west of the Cowlitz River. Today, it is located in the southwestern park of the state and stretches from the summit of the Cascade Mountains on the east to Pacific County on the west. The county is named after the explorer, Meriwether Lewis.
All records are in English.
These records are open for research.
Transcribed and proofread by Historical Records Project Volunteers Kathy Lester, Shelton, WA and Ann Stroupe, Olympia, WA.
Preferred Citation: [Identification of item], Lewis County Auditor, Birth Register, 1891-1907, Office of the Secretary of State, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives, http://digitalarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].
Source: Lewis 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.