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Our Genealogy Helper for Redondo ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Redondo (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Redondo. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Redondo is located in King County.

To see how the shape of Washington's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of King County: Chelan, Kittitas, Pierce & Snohomish.

Below are the counties that are near Redondo. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Redondo:

  • King County     (The home county of Redondo)
    • Star Lake [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Star Lake
      • Star Lake [King County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Star Lake
    • Woodmont Beach [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodmont Beach
      • Woodmont Beach [King County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Redondo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodmont Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodmont Beach
    • Zenith [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zenith
      • Zenith [King County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zenith
    • Federal Way [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Federal Way
      • Federal Way [King County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 96,307 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Federal Way
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Federal Way<3>
    • Des Moines [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Moines
      • Des Moines [King County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,389 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Moines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Moines<3>
    • North Hill [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Hill
      • North Hill [King County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hill
    • Kent [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kent
      • Kent [King County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 130,676 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<3>
    • Algona [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Algona
      • Algona [King County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,199 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Algona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Algona<3>
    • Auburn [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
      • Auburn [King County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,024 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<3>
    • Lea Hill [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lea Hill
      • Lea Hill [King County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the east of Redondo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lea Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lea Hill
    • Normandy Park [King County]
    • SeaTac [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for SeaTac
      • SeaTac [King County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,904 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on SeaTac
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for SeaTac<3>
    • Pacific [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pacific
      • Pacific [King County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,168 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pacific
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pacific<3>
  • Jefferson County
  • Kitsap County
    • Olalla [Kitsap County]
    • Southworth [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southworth
      • Southworth [Kitsap County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southworth
    • South Colby [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Colby
      • South Colby [Kitsap County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Colby
    • Burley [Kitsap County]
    • Colby [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colby
      • Colby [Kitsap County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colby
    • Colchester [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colchester
      • Colchester [Kitsap County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colchester
    • Bethel [Kitsap County]
    • Manchester [Kitsap County]
    • South Park Village [Kitsap County]
    • East Port Orchard [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Port Orchard
      • East Port Orchard [Kitsap County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northwest of Redondo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Port Orchard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Port Orchard
    • Fort Ward [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Ward
      • Fort Ward [Kitsap County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northwest of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Ward
    • Parkwood [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkwood
      • Parkwood [Kitsap County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northwest of Redondo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkwood
    • Port Orchard [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Orchard
      • Port Orchard [Kitsap County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,718 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Orchard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Orchard<3>
  • Mason County
  • Pierce County
    • Dash Point [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dash Point
      • Dash Point [Pierce County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dash Point
    • Northeast Tacoma [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northeast Tacoma
      • Northeast Tacoma [Pierce County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northeast Tacoma
    • Edgewood [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewood
      • Edgewood [Pierce County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,410 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edgewood<3>
    • Milton [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
      • Milton [Pierce County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,222 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<3>
    • Fife [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fife
      • Fife [Pierce County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,458 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fife
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fife<3>
    • Gardenville [Pierce County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gardenville
      • Gardenville [Pierce County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Redondo
    • Tacoma [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tacoma
      • Tacoma [Pierce County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 219,945 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tacoma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tacoma<3>
    • Firwood [Pierce County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Firwood
      • Firwood [Pierce County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Redondo
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Firwood. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
    • Lake Tapps [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Tapps
      • Lake Tapps [Pierce County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Tapps
    • Ruston [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruston
      • Ruston [Pierce County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the west of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 848 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ruston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruston
    • North Puyallup [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Puyallup
      • North Puyallup [Pierce County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Redondo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Puyallup have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Puyallup
    • Sumner [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sumner
      • Sumner [Pierce County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,551 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sumner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sumner<3>
    • Waller [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waller
      • Waller [Pierce County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Redondo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waller have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waller
  • Snohomish County
    • Brier [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brier
      • Brier [Snohomish County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,955 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brier<3>
    • Esperance [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Esperance
      • Esperance [Snohomish County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Esperance have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Esperance
    • Mountlake Terrace [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountlake Terrace
      • Mountlake Terrace [Snohomish County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,315 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountlake Terrace
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountlake Terrace<3>
    • Woodway [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodway
      • Woodway [Snohomish County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,391 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodway
    • Edmonds [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edmonds
      • Edmonds [Snohomish County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,515 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edmonds
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edmonds<3>
    • Lynnwood [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynnwood
      • Lynnwood [Snohomish County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,042 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynnwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynnwood<3>
    • Mill Creek [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Creek
      • Mill Creek [Snohomish County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,802 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mill Creek<3>
    • Monroe [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroe
      • Monroe [Snohomish County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,681 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe<3>
    • Snohomish [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snohomish
      • Snohomish [Snohomish County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,362 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snohomish
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snohomish<3>
  • Thurston County
    • Puget [Thurston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Puget
      • Puget [Thurston County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Puget
    • Nisqually Indian Community [Thurston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nisqually Indian Community
      • Nisqually Indian Community [Thurston County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nisqually Indian Community
    • North Yelm [Thurston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Yelm
      • North Yelm [Thurston County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Yelm have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Yelm
    • Tanglewilde [Thurston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tanglewilde
      • Tanglewilde [Thurston County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tanglewilde
    • Lacey [Thurston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lacey
      • Lacey [Thurston County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,178 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lacey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lacey<3>
    • Yelm [Thurston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yelm
      • Yelm [Thurston County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,591 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yelm
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yelm<3>
    • Olympia [Thurston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olympia
      • Olympia [Thurston County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,620 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olympia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olympia<3>
    • East Olympia [Thurston County]
    • Rainier [Thurston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainier
      • Rainier [Thurston County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,350 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainier<3>
    • Tumwater [Thurston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tumwater
      • Tumwater [Thurston County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,272 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tumwater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tumwater<3>

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Redondo, see our County-by-County Page for Redondo.

Newspapers Published in Redondo ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 210 newspapers that have been published in the area around Redondo.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Redondo, there are papers which were published within 12 miles [19.3 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Redondo.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Redondo:

  • Of Special Interest ...
    • The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.
    • Stories from Washington

Cemeteries Near Redondo ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Redondo.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Redondo covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Auburn Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Auburn Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Auburn Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn Cemetery
  • Mountain View Cemetery
  • Gethsemane Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gethsemane Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gethsemane Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gethsemane Cemetery
  • St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery
    • St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery has also been known as:
    • St. Patricks Cemetery
    • White River Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery
  • Penbrock Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Penbrock Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Penbrock Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penbrock Cemetery
  • Georges Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Georges Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Georges Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Georges Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Redondo.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georges Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Saar Pioneer Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Saar Pioneer Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Saar Pioneer Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Saar Pioneer Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Redondo.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saar Pioneer Cemetery
    • White Lake Cemetery
    • Suise Creek Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Suise Creek Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Suise Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Suise Creek Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Redondo.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Suise Creek Cemetery
    • Washington Memorial Park
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Washington Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Washington Memorial Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Washington Memorial Park lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the north of Redondo.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington Memorial Park
    • Puyallup Tribal Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Puyallup Tribal Cemetery
      • Puyallup Tribal Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo.
      • Puyallup Tribal Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Cushman Cemetery
      • Indian Mission Cemetery
      • Puyallup Indian Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Puyallup Tribal Cemetery
    • Highview Recreational Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Highview Recreational Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Highview Recreational Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Highview Recreational Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Redondo.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highview Recreational Cemetery
    • Firwood Indian Cemetery
    • Riverton Crest Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Riverton Crest Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Riverton Crest Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Riverton Crest Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the north of Redondo.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverton Crest Cemetery
    • Sumner Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sumner Cemetery
      • Sumner Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Redondo.
      • Sumner Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Sumner Pioneer Cemetery
      • Sumner Town Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sumner Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<5>

While we didn't find Redondo in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Redondo.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Redondo, with the one closest to Redondo listed first.

  • Buenna [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buenna
    • Buenna [King County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Redondo
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Buenna had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buenna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buenna
  • Des Moines [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Moines
    • Des Moines [King County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 212 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,389 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Des Moines had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Moines
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Moines<3>
  • Maury [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maury
    • Maury [King County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Redondo
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Maury had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maury
  • Christopher [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Christopher
    • Christopher [King County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Redondo
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 20 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Christopher had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Christopher have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Christopher
  • Thomas [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomas
    • Thomas [King County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Redondo
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Thomas had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomas
  • Kent [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kent
    • Kent [King County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Redondo
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 853 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 130,676 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Kent had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<3>
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    • O'Brien [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for O'Brien
      • O'Brien [King County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Redondo
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, O'Brien had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for O'Brien have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on O'Brien
    • Stuck [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stuck
      • Stuck [King County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Redondo
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Stuck had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stuck have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stuck
    • Orillia [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orillia
      • Orillia [King County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Redondo
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Orillia had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orillia
    • Sunnydale [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnydale
      • Sunnydale [King County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Sunnydale had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunnydale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunnydale
    • Chautauqua [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chautauqua
      • Chautauqua [King County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Redondo
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Chautauqua had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chautauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chautauqua
    • Tacoma [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tacoma
      • Tacoma [Pierce County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Redondo
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 36,006 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 219,945 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Tacoma had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tacoma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tacoma<3>
    • Lake Tapps [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Tapps
      • Lake Tapps [Pierce County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Redondo
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Lake Tapps had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Tapps
    • Latona [King County] - Historic
      • While Latona was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Latona
      • Latona [King County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the north of Redondo
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Latona had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Latona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Vashon [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vashon
      • Vashon [King County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Redondo
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Vashon had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vashon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vashon<3>

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Redondo. See our List of 1890's Communities around Redondo.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Washington

About King County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Redondo. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Redondo) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Redondo. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RedondoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Redondo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.3490, Longitude: -122.3240    
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<5>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Redondo, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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