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|Record Creator:||Mason County Government, Auditor|
These records contain an index and images of the 1857 Mason County Census.
|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.|
|Sources of Transfer||Southwest Regional Archives
|Notes||For more information about this census, email the Historical Records Project at email@example.com
Microfilm census material held by Washington State Library.
Transcribed and Proofread by Mary Kathryn Kozy, Kent, Washington and Jan Crews, Ellensburg, Washington. Final Proofreading by Marlys Rudeen, Washington State Library.
|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], 1857, Mason County Census, Mason County Territorial Auditor, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives, http://digitalarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].|