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Island County Data
Census of Island County
Census files are PDF files requiring Acrobat Reader for viewing. Data is formatted to print in landscape orientation on 8.5 x 14-inch paper. Search tip: To find a specific word or phrase in these files, use Reader's built-in "find" box, or you can type Ctrl-F on a PC or Command-F on a Mac.
Island County Death Certificates, 1907-1952
The files below contain information extracted from microfilms of Island County death certificates by Archivist Ralph Seefeld of the Genealogical Society of South Whidbey Island.
Death certificate files are PDFs requiring Acrobat Reader for viewing.
Island County Book Indexes
The books below may be found at some local book stores as well as our public libraries. They contain stories about the early years on Whidbey Island, including names of many of the original settlers.
A Journey Through the Maxwelton Watershed
- A Natural and Social HistoryA particular friend, PENNS COVE
- A History of the Settlers, Claims and Buildings of Central Whidbey IslandCommunity at the Crossroads
-The History of Bayview on Whidbey IslandThe Dutch Book
- Celebrating 100 years on Whidbey Island 1894-1994The Irish Book
- Celebrating 150 years on Whidbey Island
Island County Lookups
Some members of GSSWI will provide individual research on request. For details, please see our Services web page.
Island County Genweb
More information about Island County is available on the Island County Genweb website.