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Whitman County
Founded: November 29, 1871
The county seat is Colfax.

Whitman County was formed from Stevens County November 29, 1871.
It is named after Marcus Whitman, a Presbyterian missionary who, with his wife Narcissa, was killed in 1847 by members of the Cayuse tribe.

Whitman Map
Cities, Towns, and Villages
* Albion * Almota * Belmont * Colton * Diamond * Dusty * Elberton * Endicott * Ewan * Farmington * Garfield * Hay * Johnson * LaCross * Lamont * Malden * Oakesdale * Palouse * Pine City * Pullman * Riparia * Rosalia * St. John * Sunset * Steptoe * Tekoa *Thornton *  Uniontown * Winona *

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Website Updates:
March 2015: Obituaries added: R. C. Wilson, A. J. Strohecker, Bell Gragg


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Franklin County, Washington (southwest)
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