Map courtesy of Mike Sweeney
Asotin county was formed from Garfield county on September 27,
1883. The name is from the Nez Perce language and means "place of eel "
from the abundance of eels caught there.
The county seat is Asotin, but the largest city is Clarkston. See
the geography page for more infomation on local
sites. More to come.
Welcome, My name is Steve Jacobson and I am
your host and Coordinator of Asotin County WAGenWeb and with "Vacant" and"Vacant"
our lookup volunteers. We hope you'll enjoy your visit and that you'll
bookmark us and return and help us make this site even better. If you
would like to volunteer to help with Asotin County please contact me,
any help would be appreicated
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We plan to add maps as we find ones in
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