State Research Guide: Washington
Catch your Evergreen State ancestors in their tracks.

Washingtonians' tenacious spirit began with the pioneers who braved the journey across the Oregon Trail, and it lives on in the state's newsmaking technology companies. And though Evergreen Staters have a history of hunting for elusive things - the Northwest Passage, gold, even Sasquatch - you needn't fear chasing genealogical bogeymen. Using these tips and resources, you'll have no problem tracking down your most elusive Evergreen State ancestors.

Out of obscurity