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Our Genealogy Helper for Silverdale ...

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 Silverdale (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 Silverdale. 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 northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors were in the next county to the east. 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 east 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.

Silverdale is located in Kitsap 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 Kitsap County: Island, Jefferson, King, Mason & Pierce.

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

  • Kitsap County     (The home county of Silverdale)
    • Chico [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chico
      • Chico [Kitsap County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chico
    • Brownsville [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brownsville
      • Brownsville [Kitsap County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the east of Silverdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brownsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownsville
    • Tracyton [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tracyton
      • Tracyton [Kitsap County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Silverdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tracyton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tracyton
    • Keyport [Kitsap County]
    • Pearson [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pearson
      • Pearson [Kitsap County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pearson
    • Erlands Point-Kitsap Lake [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erlands Point-Kitsap Lake
      • Erlands Point-Kitsap Lake [Kitsap County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erlands Point-Kitsap Lake
    • Sheridan [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheridan
      • Sheridan [Kitsap County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheridan
    • Poulsbo [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poulsbo
      • Poulsbo [Kitsap County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,211 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poulsbo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poulsbo<3>
    • Navy Yard City [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Navy Yard City
      • Navy Yard City [Kitsap County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Navy Yard City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Navy Yard City
    • Bremerton [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bremerton
      • Bremerton [Kitsap County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,322 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bremerton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremerton<3>
    • Seabeck [Kitsap County]
    • Bainbridge Island [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bainbridge Island
      • Bainbridge Island [Kitsap County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,358 people
      • Bainbridge Island has also been known as:
      • Winslow
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bainbridge Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bainbridge Island<3>
  • Clallam County
    • Blyn [Clallam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blyn
      • Blyn [Clallam County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blyn
    • Sequim [Clallam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sequim
      • Sequim [Clallam County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,780 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sequim
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sequim<3>
    • Carlsborg [Clallam County]
  • Island County
    • Freeland [Island County]
    • Bay View [Island County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay View
      • Bay View [Island County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay View
    • Clinton [Island County]
    • Langley [Island County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Langley
      • Langley [Island County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,148 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Langley<3>
    • Greenbank [Island County]
    • Camano [Island County]
    • Coupeville [Island County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coupeville
      • Coupeville [Island County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the north of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,994 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coupeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coupeville<3>
  • Jefferson County
    • Brinnon [Jefferson County]
    • Quilcene [Jefferson County]
    • Port Ludlow [Jefferson County]
    • Beaver Valley [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Valley
      • Beaver Valley [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the north of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Valley
    • Chimacum [Jefferson County]
    • Port Hadlock-Irondale [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Hadlock-Irondale
      • Port Hadlock-Irondale [Jefferson County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the north of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Hadlock-Irondale
    • Port Hadlock [Jefferson County]
    • Irondale [Jefferson County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irondale
      • Irondale [Jefferson County] was located 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the north of Silverdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Marrowstone [Jefferson County]
    • Nordland [Jefferson County]
    • Adelma Beach [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adelma Beach
      • Adelma Beach [Jefferson County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the north of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adelma Beach
    • Gardiner [Jefferson County]
  • King County
    • Alki [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alki
      • Alki [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the east of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alki
    • Vashon Heights [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vashon Heights
      • Vashon Heights [King County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vashon Heights
    • Crown Hill [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crown Hill
      • Crown Hill [King County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the east of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crown Hill
    • Fremont [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fremont
      • Fremont [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Silverdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fremont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
    • Spring Beach [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Beach
      • Spring Beach [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Beach
    • Evergreen [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evergreen
      • Evergreen [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Silverdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evergreen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evergreen
    • Green Lake [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Lake
      • Green Lake [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Lake
    • Northgate [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northgate
      • Northgate [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northgate
    • Seattle [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seattle
      • Seattle [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 769,714 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seattle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seattle<3>
    • Richmond Highlands [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond Highlands
      • Richmond Highlands [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond Highlands have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond Highlands
    • Shoreline [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shoreline
      • Shoreline [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shoreline
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shoreline<3>
    • Vashon [King County]
  • Mason County
    • Belfair [Mason County]
    • Allyn [Mason County]
    • Grapeview [Mason County]
    • Lilliwaup [Mason County]
    • Tahuya [Mason County]
    • Hoodsport [Mason County]
    • Potlatch [Mason County]
    • Skokomish [Mason County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skokomish
      • Skokomish [Mason County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skokomish
    • Shelton [Mason County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelton
      • Shelton [Mason County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,955 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelton<3>
  • Pierce County
    • Wauna [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wauna
      • Wauna [Pierce County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wauna
    • Vaughn [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vaughn
      • Vaughn [Pierce County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vaughn
    • Gig Harbor [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gig Harbor
      • Gig Harbor [Pierce County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,873 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gig Harbor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gig Harbor<3>
    • Rosedale [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosedale
      • Rosedale [Pierce County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosedale
    • Artondale [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Artondale
      • Artondale [Pierce County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Artondale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Artondale
    • Ruston [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruston
      • Ruston [Pierce County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • 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
    • Cromwell [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cromwell
      • Cromwell [Pierce County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cromwell
    • Home [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Home
      • Home [Pierce County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Home
    • Dash Point [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dash Point
      • Dash Point [Pierce County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dash Point
    • Fox Island [Pierce County]
    • Herron Island [Pierce County]
    • Lakebay [Pierce County]
  • Snohomish County
    • Woodway [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodway
      • Woodway [Snohomish County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • 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 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,515 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edmonds
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edmonds<3>
    • Esperance [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Esperance
      • Esperance [Snohomish County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • 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 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • 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>
    • Brier [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brier
      • Brier [Snohomish County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,955 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brier<3>
    • Lynnwood [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynnwood
      • Lynnwood [Snohomish County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,042 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynnwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynnwood<3>
    • Alderwood Manor [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alderwood Manor
      • Alderwood Manor [Snohomish County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alderwood Manor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alderwood Manor
    • Picnic Point-North Lynnwood [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Picnic Point-North Lynnwood
      • Picnic Point-North Lynnwood [Snohomish County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Picnic Point-North Lynnwood
    • Harbour Pointe [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harbour Pointe
      • Harbour Pointe [Snohomish County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harbour Pointe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harbour Pointe
    • Canyon Park [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canyon Park
      • Canyon Park [Snohomish County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canyon Park
    • Lake Stickney [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Stickney
      • Lake Stickney [Snohomish County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Stickney
    • Martha Lake [Snohomish County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martha Lake
      • Martha Lake [Snohomish County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martha Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martha Lake

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

Newspapers Published in the Vicinity of Silverdale ...

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 69 newspapers that have been published in the area around Silverdale.

We have organized these newspapers into two lists:

  • A Local Newspaper List - focusing on the papers published in the immediate area of Silverdale. There are actually two parts to this list - papers printed in the immediate area of Silverdale and those printed in the larger area surrounding Silverdale.
  • An Extended Newspaper List - a longer list, sorted by paper name and containing those papers published within 15 miles [24.1 km] of Silverdale.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 Silverdale:

  • 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 Silverdale ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Silverdale.

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 Silverdale covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Silverdale Pioneer Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Silverdale Pioneer Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Silverdale Pioneer Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silverdale Pioneer Cemetery
  • Tracyton Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Tracyton Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Tracyton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tracyton Cemetery
  • Pearson Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pearson Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pearson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pearson Cemetery
  • Forest Lawn Cemetery
  • Miller - Woodlawn Memorial Park
  • Ivy Green Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ivy Green Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ivy Green Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ivy Green Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • First Lutheran Church Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the First Lutheran Church Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the First Lutheran Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • First Lutheran Church Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Silverdale.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on First Lutheran Church Cemetery
    • Seabold Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Seabold Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Seabold Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Seabold Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seabold Cemetery
    • Poulsbo Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Poulsbo Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Poulsbo Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Poulsbo Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poulsbo Cemetery
    • K P Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the K P Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the K P Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • K P Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on K P Cemetery
    • Sunset Lane Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sunset Lane Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sunset Lane Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Sunset Lane Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Lane Cemetery
    • Veterans Home Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Veterans Home Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Veterans Home Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Veterans Home Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Silverdale.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Veterans Home Cemetery
    • Ft. Blakely Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ft. Blakely Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ft. Blakely Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Ft. Blakely Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Silverdale.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ft. Blakely Cemetery
    • Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Silverdale.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
    • Breidablik Chapel Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Breidablik Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Breidablik Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Breidablik Chapel Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the north of Silverdale.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Breidablik Chapel 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>

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that in 1895, Silverdale had a post office and no railroad service.

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

  • Silverdale [Kitsap County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silverdale
    • Silverdale [Kitsap County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Silverdale
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Silverdale had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Chico [Kitsap County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chico
    • Chico [Kitsap County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Chico had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Tracyton [Kitsap County]
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    • Tracyton [Kitsap County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Silverdale
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Tracyton had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tracyton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Brownsville [Kitsap County]
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    • Brownsville [Kitsap County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the east of Silverdale
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Brownsville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brownsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Pearson [Kitsap County]
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    • Pearson [Kitsap County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Pearson had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Bangor [Kitsap County]
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    • Bangor [Kitsap County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of Silverdale
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Bangor had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bangor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Charleston [Kitsap County]
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      • Charleston [Kitsap County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Silverdale
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Charleston had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charleston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Crystal Springs [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crystal Springs
      • Crystal Springs [Kitsap County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Silverdale
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Crystal Springs had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Poulsbo [Kitsap County]
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      • Poulsbo [Kitsap County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Silverdale
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 23 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,211 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Poulsbo had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Seabeck [Kitsap County]
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      • Seabeck [Kitsap County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of Silverdale
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 118 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Seabeck had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Port Madison [Kitsap County]
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      • Port Madison [Kitsap County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Silverdale
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 269 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Port Madison had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Crosby [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crosby
      • Crosby [Kitsap County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Silverdale
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Crosby had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crosby
    • Port Blakely [Kitsap County] - Historic
      • While Port Blakely was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Blakely
      • Port Blakely [Kitsap County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Silverdale
      • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 643 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Port Blakely had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Blakely have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Brinnon [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brinnon
      • Brinnon [Jefferson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the west of Silverdale
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Brinnon had a post office and no railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brinnon<3>
    • Colby [Kitsap County]
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      • Colby [Kitsap County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Silverdale
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 44 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Colby had a post office and no railroad service
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We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Silverdale. See our List of 1890's Communities around Silverdale.

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Silverdale ...

While our initial data about Silverdale came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Silverdale in old books and maps. When we do, we'll find a fact here or a snippet there. We've created the following list to keep track of the documents we found useful in adding to our knowledge about Silverdale.

We hope that the following list of documents will be of interest to you.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.
(Document found on Google Books)

Note for Silverdale:
Services available in 1895: no Railroad mentioned

Mobile Oil Map of Washington (1949)
Published by Mobile Oil Company

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Silverdale. See our Misc Page for Silverdale for more information.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kitsap County: www.kitsapgov.com/

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 drawn from Point A (ie- Silverdale) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Silverdale. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SilverdaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silverdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6506, Longitude: -122.6941    
<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>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<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 Silverdale, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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