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Washington County, Maryland



(Family History and Genealogy)

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Washington County was formed October 1, 1776 from Frederick County. It was named in honor of General George Washington, who later became First President of the United States (1789-1797). Allegany (1789) county was formed from Washington County. Hagerstown is the county seat.


Questions or comments about this site can be addressed to FamilyHart , aka Don & Jeanine Hartman or Joan Young , your Washington County, Maryland USGenWeb Coordinators.

If you have records pertaining to Washington County to add to our USGenWeb Archives, please contact Cyndie Enfinger, who is the archivist for Washington County.

Washington County Maps

Washington County Genealogical and Historical Information

Online Records

Historical and Genalogical Societies and Libraries

Other Washington County and General Resources

Washington County Historical Photos

Warning: These pages contain graphic files which may be very large! 

If you have any historical Washington County pictures of people or places to add, drop FamilyHart a note.

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Washington County Family Genealogy Websites

If you have a family genealogy page with roots in Washington County, contact FamilyHart to be added to the list. Site must show strong relation to Washington County genealogy.

Washington County Genealogy Neighbors

Washington County Today

Click for Hagerstown, Maryland Forecast

Maryland Resources

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