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|Record Creator:||Mason County Government, Auditor|
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, with a few records outside those dates.
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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|Related Records:||For more information or to learn about related records, contact the Washington State Archives, Southwest Region Branch at (360) 753-1684 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|Access Restriction Notes:||These records are open for research.|
|Source of Transfer||Southwest Regional Archives
|Notes||Transcribed and proofread by Historical Records Project Volunteers Kathy Lester, Shelton, WA, Eileen and Norman Dodge, Olympia, WA, and Ann Stroupe, Federal Way, WA.
|Agency History:||Mason County was formed from a portion of Thurston County in 1854. It was first called Sawamish and later changed to Mason after the secretary of the first territorial governor. It is located on the southwestern end of the Puget Sound. The county seat is Shelton.|
|Preferred Citation:||[Identification of item], Mason County Auditor, Birth Records, 1891-1907, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives, http://digitalarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].|