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|Introduction||This database includes the names and death records of people who died or whose deaths were recorded in Skagit County, 1891 to April1908. The names were transcribed and images scanned from the Skagit County Death Returns. Some Certificates of Death from this period were filed with the returns and are included.|
Skagit County Death Returns (1891-1908) provide name of deceased, date of death, location and cause of death, place of birth, age at last birthday, sex and race, marital status, residence and occupation, parents' names and birth places, date of return and doctor's signature. The records were recorded with the County Auditor and are served by the Register of Deaths.
Records of births and deaths after 1907 are held by the Washington State Department of Health, Center for Health Statistics.
To learn about related records, contact the Washington State Archives, Northwest Regional Branch at (360) 650-3125 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Database: Skagit County Death Records. ONLINE 2009. Transcribed and digitized by Washington State Archives, Northwest Regional Branch staff and volunteers. Available Online: http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov.
Source: Skagit County Government, Auditor, Death Returns, 1891-1908, Washington State Archives: Northwest Regional Branch, Bellingham.
Original records held by Washington State Archives, Northwest Regional Branch.