Place:Clallam, Washington, United States

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NameClallam
Alt namesClallamsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates48.05°N 123.833°W
Located inWashington, United States     (1854 - )
See alsoLewis, Washington, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Clallam County is a county in the State of Washington. As of the 2010 census, the population was 71,404. The county seat is Port Angeles, which is also the county's largest city. The name is a Klallam word for "the strong people."

Clallam County was formed on April 26, 1854. It is south from the Canadian border of British Columbia.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1854 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1859 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1860 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1862 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1878 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1889 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1895 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1860 149
1870 408
1880 638
1890 2,771
1900 5,603
1910 6,755
1920 11,368
1930 20,449
1940 21,848
1950 26,396
1960 30,022
1970 34,770
1980 51,648
1990 56,464

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