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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]][[California|California]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Alpine County'''  
  
=== County Courthouse  ===
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== Quick Facts  ==
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| county = Alpine County
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| state = California
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| founded year = 1864
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| founded date = mar 16
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| seat = Markleeville
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| building address =  Alpine County Courthouse<br>; 99 Water St; <br>PO Box 158 <br>Markleeville, CA 96120; <br>Phone: 530.694.2287 <br>[http://www.alpinecountyca.gov/ '''Alpine County Website'''] }}
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=== '''County Courthouse'''  ===
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County&nbsp;Clerk has birth, marriage, death, probate, <br>court and land records&nbsp;from 1900<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Alpine County, California. Page 84 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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*[[Tuolumne County, California|Tuolumne]]
 
*[[Tuolumne County, California|Tuolumne]]
  
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Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for emigrant settlers included:<ref>National Park Service, "California Trail" (map) in ''California National Historic Trail'' at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/upload/CALImap1-web.pdf (accessed 5 August 2011).</ref><ref>Wikipedia contributors, "California Trail" in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Trail (accessed 5 August 2012).</ref>
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*'''''[[California Trail]]''''' 1844 to 1869 from western Missouri to northern California
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:*'''''Carson (River) Trail''''' 1848 (aka '''''Mormon Emigrant Trail''''') crossed the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forty_Mile_Desert#Forty_Mile_Desert Forty Mile Desert] past the west side of the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carson_Sink Carson Sink] to pick up the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carson_River Carson River] near [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fallon,_Nevada Fallon, Nevada] up to Hope Valley and Red Lake. The Devil's Ladder then climbed 700 feet (210 m) in half a mile so ropes, chains, and pulleys were required to lift the wagons. [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carson_Pass Carson Pass] was followed by the relatively easy West Pass ([http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kirkwood,_California Kirkwood, California]) and then on to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pollock_Pines,_California Pollock Pines], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Placerville,_California Placerville], and [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sutter%27s_Fort Sutter's Fort, California]
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::*'''''Big Tree Road (Ebbetts Pass)''''' 1851 from western [[Nevada|Nevada]] to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Markleeville,_California Markleeville], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murphys,_California Murphys], and [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stockton,_California Stockton], California
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::*'''''Sonora Road''''' 1852 from the Carson Trail to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonora,_California Sonora, California]
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::*'''''Luther Pass Trail''''' 1854 connected the Carson Trail and Johnson's Cutoff and allowed travelers to avoid [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Tahoe Lake Tahoe]. It became one of the routes to the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comstock_Lode Comstock Lode] in [[Nevada|Nevada]]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
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*[http://www.cagenweb.com/alpine/ Alpine County CAGenWeb Project]  
 
*[http://www.cagenweb.com/alpine/ Alpine County CAGenWeb Project]  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Alpine/ Alpine County, California Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Alpine/ Alpine County, California Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/alpine/alpine.html USGenWeb Archives]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/alpine/alpine.html USGenWeb Archives]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ca/alpine/alpine.html USGenWeb Archives] backup site  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/alpine/alpine.html USGenWeb Archives] backup site  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206449 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/search/index/catalog-search#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=keywords&searchCriteria=Alpine+County%2C+California&placeName=&author_givenName=&author_surname= Family History Library Catalog]
  
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Revision as of 01:44, 8 February 2013

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Alpine County, California
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting California
Location of California in the U.S.
Facts
Founded mar 16, 1864
County Seat Markleeville
Courthouse
Address Alpine County Courthouse
; 99 Water St;
PO Box 158
Markleeville, CA 96120;
Phone: 530.694.2287
Alpine County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, probate,
court and land records from 1900[1]

Historical Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Alpine County, California

Parent County

1864--Alpine County was created 16 March 1864 from Amador, Calaveras, El Dorado, Mono and Tuolumne Counties. County seat: Markleeville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Alpine County, California census records online, see: California Census.

Church History and Records

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Alpine County, California for emigrant settlers included:[3][4]

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums
County Courthouse
Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Divorce
Death

Voting Registers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Alpine County, California. Page 84 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. National Park Service, "California Trail" (map) in California National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/upload/CALImap1-web.pdf (accessed 5 August 2011).
  4. Wikipedia contributors, "California Trail" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Trail (accessed 5 August 2012).