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|Record Creator:||King County Government, Auditor|
These records contain an index and images of the 1887 King County Census.
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|Access Restriction Notes:||These records are open for research.|
|Sources of Transfer||Washington State Library
|Notes||For more information about this census, email the Historical Records Project at firstname.lastname@example.org
Microfilm census material held by Washington State Library.
Transcribed by Sue Ericksen, Zillah, WA; Frank McLean, Yakima, WA: Jeri Plumb, Everett, WA; Crystal Dingler, Ocean Shores; Leslee Dasher, Fort Worth, Texas; Jim Huggins, Olympia, WA; Eireann Stanfield, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Proofreading by Ann Stroupe, Federal Way, WA; Julie Nelson, Snohomish, WA; Dana von Veh, Seattle, WA; Diana Klock, Port Townsend, WA; Dawn Sandquist, Olympia, WA.
|Agency History:||King County was created in 1852 from Thurston County by the Oregon Territorial Legislature. Originally named after Vice President Rufus King, the county was renamed by the Washington State Legislature in 2005 in honor of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The county seat is Seattle.|
|Preferred Citation:||[Identification of item], 1887, King County Census, King County Territorial Auditor, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives, http://digitalarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].|