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Search more than 180,000 listings from local sources.

The Washington County Name Index brings together indexes of important books, government records, and other documents that tell the story of the people of Washington County, Minnesota.

This invaluable historical and genealogical resource is continually growing. Most of its information is not available anywhere else. It's an initiative of the Washington County Historical Society.

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Enter a last name to begin your search. You can also provide an optional first name or initial. (Be sure to try name spelling variations, especially for names before the 20th century.)

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So far, our volunteers indexed 181,802 listings from local sources. Help support this local initiative by volunteering to index records.

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The Washington County Historical Society is the only county historical society in Minnesota that receives no annual assistance from its county. We are 100% reliant on your generosity.

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