A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Washington Island, Wisconsin
Welcome to Washington Island ...
Although we found mention of Washington Island during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Washington Island was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Washington Island was located in Door County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Washington Island to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Washington Island - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Washington Island, please Contact Us.
A typical abbreviation for Washington Island: Washington Is. (in Canada, 'Isld.' is the more common abbreviation.)
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Washington Island might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Washington Island would be found within the (920) and (274)<2> area codes.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Washington Island:
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Door County: www.co.door.wi.gov/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019