Auburn is a community of about 70,000 residents located 20 miles south of Seattle in King County, Washington. It is generally considered to be a suburb of the Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue metro area.
Auburn, Washington was originally named Slaughter, Washington after a man know as Lt. William Slaughter. Appropriately, given his name, he died in a fight with the Natives in 1855.
Today, Muckleshoot Indian Reservation is located within the Auburn city limits.
Slaughter, Washington was renamed Auburn, Washington on February 21, 1893.
Fred Meyers are a chain of department stores located in the Washington area. The shoe department is located in one area of the Fred Meyer’s store. One source (Northwest Hauntings) reported that there is cemetery located “across the street”. We have not confirmed this yet, however.
Unexplained noises have been reported. Objects reportedly move on their own.
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801 Auburn Way N Auburn WA Washington United States