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  • Cemeteries

    USGenWeb Project has stored all the transcriptions that have been submitted to date for this project.

    Cemeteries of Lewis County include many that are reminders of ghost towns long gone, but not forgotten.

    Thank you volunteers for your continual support with transcribing our local cemeteries.

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  • Lewis County History

    Lewis County was created on December 19, 1845, by the provisional government of Oregon Territory, named after the pioneer explorer, Meriwether Lewis.

    Visually, Lewis County was once so large geographically that is has become known as the “mother of all counties” – spanning all the land west of the Cowlitz River and north to present-day Sitka, Alaska.

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  • Centralia 1902
  • Onalaska 1918
  • Chehalis 1920
  • Cheahlis 1908
  • Farming 1950
  • Farming 1949
  • Chehalis 1920
  • Picnic 1922
  • St. Helen's Hospital 1907
  • Onalaska 1950
  • Chehalis 1918
  • Mrs. Washington Contestants 1957
  • Onalaska 1944
  • Onalaska 1944



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LCGS Speaker & Topic | Meeting Date: Tuesday, 17 February 2014

Pilgrims & PatriotsFebruary 17, 2015 Jerri McCoy: Pilgrims and Patriots. Jerri was born and raised in San Diego, California. She received her Bachelor Degree in Mathematics from San Diego State University, and worked in the computer industry for 30 years before retiring a few years ago.

Jerri has published two books on her family, and is working on two more. She wrote an article documenting an elusive Mayflower line ancestor, which was published in the Mayflower Descendants.

Meeting is at 7 pm with doors open at 6:45 pm at
St. John’s Lutheran Church, 2190 Jackson Hwy,
Chehalis, WA 98532

newsletters2015 Program Speakers & Topics

» March | Steve Morrison, Oregon Trail.

» April | In-the-works.

» May | Jim Johnson, Portugal Family Exploration.

» June | Jerri McCoy, Legacy.

» September | In-the-works.

» October | Sam McReynolds, Following my dad in WWII Europe.