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Guide to Carson City Nevada genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1887*
1887*
1887*
1855
1864
1864
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries
  • Independent City
  • Parent County: consolidated with Ormsby County in 1969 to form an independent city.
  • Neighboring Counties:

Record Loss

Resources

Cemeteries

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

  • Scotland Forever
    2533 N. Carson St., Ste 848
    Carson City, Nevada 89706

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Nvcarsoncity.jpg

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Carson City, Nevada for emigrant settlers included:

Military

Civil War

Regiments. Service men in Carson City, Nevada served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Carson City, Nevada:

- 2nd Regiment, California Infantry (Union), Company F

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Reno newspapers going back to 1870. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Carson City Nevada

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
  • Carson City Library
    900 N Roop St
    Carson City, NV 89701
    775-887-2244
Museums
Societies
  • Carson City Historical Society
    1207 N Carson St
    Carson City, NV 89701
    Telephone 775-887-2174
  • Carson City Genealogical Society
    1509 Sharon Dr.
    Carson City, NV 89701

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • FamilySearch Catalog

References

  1. National Park Service, "California Trail" (map) in California National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/upload/CALImap1-web.pdf (accessed 2 August 2011).
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "First Transcontinental Railroad" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad (accessed 2 August 2011).
  3. Wikipedia contributors, "Central Overland Route" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_Overland_Route (accessed 4 August 2011).

 

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