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These records include both index and images of record of births and affidavits of correction filed with the Mason County Auditor between 1891 and 1907.
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Mason County was created in 1854 and was originally part of Thurston County. It was first called Sawamish and later was changed to Mason after C. W. Mason, the secretary of the first territorial governor. The county is located in the southwestern end of the Hood Canal and the Puget Sound.
All records are in English.
These records are open for research.
Transcribed and proofread by Historical Records Project Volunteers Kathy Lester, Shelton, WA, Eileen and Norman Dodge, Olympia, WA, and Ann Stroupe, Federal Way, WA.
Preferred Citation: [Identification of item], Mason County Auditor, Birth Register, 1891-1907, Office of the Secretary of State, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives, http://digitalarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].
Source: Mason County Government, Auditor, Birth Register, 1891-1972; 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.