• US GenWeb Archives
  • Wa GenWeb Archives
  • WA GenWeb Census Project
  • WA GenWeb Cemetery Project
  • US GenWeb Search Engine

  • Old Townships In The County
  • Bibliography of Asotin County
  • Washington Links

  • Map of Asotin County
  • Personal Biographies for Asotin County
  • Asotin County Marriages
  • Asotin Newspaper Clippings
  • Post\View Asotin County Queries
  • Asotin Database Information
  • Search for a SURNAME
  • Registered SURNAMES
  • Online US Cemetery Records
  • Join the Asotin County Email List;
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  • Where to get vital records,births, marriages
  • Libraries & Historical Soc. & Volunteer Lookups
  • Word to the Wise
  • Help Desk At Rootsweb
  • Asotin County Washington Genealogy Links
  • Asotin County Historical Society
  • Steve Jacobson
    : Asotin County Coordinator
  • Mike Sweeney
    : WaGenWeb Project State Coordinator.
  • Welcome to
    Asotin County
    Washington State
    WAGenWeb Project

    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

    Help Us Build Asotin CountyWAGenWeb


    This web page is designed to provide help for your search for your family and friends.It is also an opportunity to help others as you have been helped. Read on and find out what is happening and what you can do to help.

    We plan to add maps as we find ones in the public domain, or otherwise available, plus any databases that relate to this county. Also look for the bibliography of materials available for this county and the families who lived here. Please feel free to add books, etc. that you find in your work.Donate information you may have collected to help improve this site.

    As with other web sites, this one will change and grow so come back often. Add your ideas and suggestions and efforts. Let us know about errors, problems, address changes. Work with us and this will become a great site.So keep your ideas flowing in our direction.


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