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|title=California Births and Christenings, 1812-1988
 
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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
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This index is an electronic index for the years 1812 to 1988. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.  
 
This index is an electronic index for the years 1812 to 1988. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.  
  
=== Citation for This Collection ===
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=== Coverage Table ===
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
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A coverage table for this collection is available is the wiki article [[California Births and Christenings, Coverage Table (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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{{Collection citation| text =Genealogical Society of Utah. California Births and Christenings. Index based on data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.}}
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== Record Content and Use  ==
 
== Record Content and Use  ==
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For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Births and Christenings Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
 
For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Births and Christenings Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
  
== Coverage Table ==
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== Related Websites ==
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*[https://www.cdph.ca.gov/certlic/birthdeathmar/Pages/CountyRecorderOffice.aspx California County Recorder]
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*[http://www.californiabirthindex.org/ California Birth Index]
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*[http://www.cdph.ca.gov/certlic/birthdeathmar/pages/default.aspx California Department of Public Health]
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*[http://www.vitalsearch-ca.com/ California State Vital Record Search]
  
The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.<br>
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
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*[[California, Birth Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[California, County Birth and Death Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
! style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" scope="col" align="center" | '''Locality'''
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*[[California Church Records]]
! style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" scope="col" align="center" | '''Births and Christenings, 1817-1997'''
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*[[California Vital Records]]  
! style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" scope="col" align="center" | '''Marriages, 1817-1997'''
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*[[California, Birth Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
! style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" scope="col" align="center" | '''Deaths and Burials, 1817-1997'''
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*[[California, Death Index, 1905-1939 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[California, Death Index, 1940-1997 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
| [[Alameda County, California#Vital_Records|Alameda]]
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| 89,546
+
| 2,687
+
| 35,183
+
|-
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| [[Alpine County, California#Vital_Records|Alpine]]  
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| 110
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
|-
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| [[Amador County, California#Vital_Records|Amador]]
+
| 588
+
| 3,406
+
| 577
+
|-
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| [[Butte County, California#Vital_Records|Butte]]  
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| 11,820
+
| 0
+
| 20,466
+
|-
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| [[Calaveras County, California#Vital_Records|Calaveras]]  
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| 1,690
+
| 960
+
| 0
+
|-
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| [[California Vital Records|California]]  
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| 3,861
+
| 25,646
+
| 38,905
+
|-
+
| [[Colusa County, California#Vital_Records|Colusa]]
+
| 283
+
| 466
+
| 238
+
|-
+
| [[Contra Costa County, California#Vital_Records|Contra Costa]]  
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
| 3,294
+
|-
+
| [[Del Norte County, California#Vital_Records|Del Norte]]
+
| 467
+
| 618
+
| 0
+
|-
+
| [[El Dorado County, California#Vital_Records|El Dorado]]
+
| 986
+
| 4,202
+
| 0
+
|-
+
| [[Fresno County, California#Vital_Records|Fresno]]  
+
| 7,815
+
| 19,063
+
| 4,082
+
|-
+
| [[Glenn County, California#Vital_Records|Glenn]]
+
| 488
+
| 3,670
+
| 1,465
+
|-
+
| [[Humboldt County, California#Vital_Records|Humboldt]]  
+
| 1,922
+
| 22,836
+
| 3,814
+
|-
+
| [[Imperial County, California#Vital_Records|Imperial]]
+
| 0
+
| 1,563
+
| 0
+
|-
+
| [[Inyo County, California#Vital_Records|Inyo]]
+
| 0
+
| 1,051
+
| 0
+
|-
+
| [[Kern County, California#Vital_Records|Kern]]
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
|-
+
| [[Kings County, California#Vital_Records|Kings]]
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
|-
+
| [[Lake County, California#Vital_Records|Lake]]
+
| 842
+
| 3,544
+
| 2,040
+
|-
+
| [[Lassen County, California#Vital_Records|Lassen]]
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
|-
+
| [[Los Angeles County, California#Vital_Records|Los Angeles]]
+
| 23,808
+
| 189,228
+
| 127,575
+
|-
+
| [[Madera County, California#Vital_Records|Madera]]
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
| 374
+
|-
+
| [[Marin County, California#Vital_Records|Marin]]
+
| 3,121
+
| 17,784
+
| 1,547
+
|-
+
| [[Mariposa County, California#Vital_Records|Mariposa]]
+
| 0
+
| 1,521
+
| 0
+
|-
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| [[Mendocino County, California#Vital_Records|Mendocino]]
+
| 992
+
| 7,305
+
| 6,157
+
|-
+
| [[Merced County, California#Vital_Records|Merced]]
+
| 328
+
| 1,618
+
| 0
+
|-
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| [[Modoc County, California#Vital_Records|Modoc]]
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
|-
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| [[Mono County, California#Vital_Records|Mono]]
+
| 186
+
| 464
+
| 0
+
|-
+
| [[Monterey County, California#Vital_Records|Monterey]]
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| 8,043
+
| 5,018
+
| 4,126
+
|-
+
| [[Napa County, California#Vital_Records|Napa]]
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| 1,544
+
| 2,598
+
| 3,770
+
|-
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| [[Nevada County, California#Vital_Records|Nevada]]
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| 2,603
+
| 10,535
+
| 5,558
+
|-
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| [[Orange County, California#Vital_Records|Orange]]
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| 1,961
+
| 93,631
+
| 15,309
+
|-
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| [[Placer County, California#Vital_Records|Placer]]
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| 611
+
| 9,453
+
| 337
+
|-
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| [[Plumas County, California#Vital_Records|Plumas]]
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| 171
+
| 170
+
| 292
+
|-
+
| [[Riverside County, California#Vital_Records|Riverside]]
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| 4,470
+
| 1,797
+
| 5,676
+
|-
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| [[Sacramento County, California#Vital_Records|Sacramento]]
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| 7,784
+
| 27,802
+
| 51,764
+
|-
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| [[San Benito County, California#Vital_Records|San Benito]]
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| 0
+
| 1,802
+
| 0
+
|-
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| [[San Bernardino County, California#Vital_Records|San Bernardino]]
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| 9,605
+
| 6,355
+
| 15,919
+
|-
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| [[San Diego County, California#Vital_Records|San Diego]]
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| 3,717
+
| 0
+
| 2,431
+
|-
+
| [[San Francisco County, California#Vital_Records|San Francisco]]
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| 141
+
| 35,725
+
| 72,896
+
|-
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| [[San Joaquin County, California#Vital_Records|San Joaquin]]
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| 0
+
| 14,836
+
| 5,240
+
|-
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| [[San Luis Obispo County, California#Vital_Records|San Luis Obispo]]
+
| 1,480
+
| 8,032
+
| 1,138
+
|-
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| [[San Mateo County, California#Vital_Records|San Mateo]]
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
|-
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| [[Santa Barbara County, California#Vital_Records|Santa Barbara]]
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| 12,003
+
| 18,829
+
| 10,048
+
|-
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| [[Santa Clara County, California#Vital_Records|Santa Clara]]
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| 7,401
+
| 11,160
+
| 14,127
+
|-
+
| [[Santa Cruz County, California#Vital_Records|Santa Cruz]]
+
| 2,135
+
| 7,940
+
| 2,616
+
|-
+
| [[Shasta County, California#Vital_Records|Shasta]]
+
| 6,063
+
| 5,172
+
| 1,484
+
|-
+
| [[Sierra County, California#Vital_Records|Sierra]]
+
| 286
+
| 767
+
| 531
+
|-
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| [[Siskiyou County, California#Vital_Records|Siskiyou]]
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| 0
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
|-
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| [[Solano County, California#Vital_Records|Solano]]
+
| 0
+
| 9,710
+
| 1,926
+
|-
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| [[Sonoma County, California#Vital_Records|Sonoma]]
+
| 6,673
+
| 22,787
+
| 15,972
+
|-
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| [[Stanislaus County, California#Vital_Records|Stanislaus]]
+
| 274
+
| 5,196
+
| 226
+
|-
+
| [[Sutter County, California#Vital_Records|Sutter]]
+
| 333
+
| 2,805
+
| 630
+
|-
+
| [[Tehama County, California#Vital_Records|Tehama]]
+
| 3,698
+
| 3,197
+
| 1,437
+
|-
+
| [[Trinity County, California#Vital_Records|Trinity]]
+
| 135
+
| 479
+
| 0
+
|-
+
| [[Tulare County, California#Vital_Records|Tulare]]
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
|-
+
| [[Tuolumne County, California#Vital_Records|Tuolumne]]
+
| 0
+
| 3,863
+
| 1,405
+
|-
+
| [[Ventura County, California#Vital_Records|Ventura]]
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
| 0
+
|-
+
| [[Yolo County, California#Vital_Records|Yolo]]
+
| 369
+
| 5,686
+
| 4,891
+
|-
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| [[Yuba County, California#Vital_Records|Yuba]]
+
| 352
+
| 5,561
+
| 0
+
|-
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| Total
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| 230,705
+
| 628,538
+
| 485,466
+
|}
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== How You Can Contribute ==
 
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== Related Websites  ==
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[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index], hosted by BYU/Idaho. Search by bride or groom - Free. [http://www.deathindexes.com/california/index.html Online California Death Records and Indexes]. Free [http://death-records.net/index.htm Death Records Search]. A guide for finding death records on the internet.<br>
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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[[California, Birth Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)|California, Birth Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] [[California, County Birth and Death Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|California, County Birth and Death Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] [[California Church Records|California Church Records]] [[California Vital Records]]
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== Citations for this Collection  ==
  
== Contributions to this Article  ==
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Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.
  
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'''Collection Citation''':<br>
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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{{Collection citation | text= "California, Births and Christenings, 1812-1988." Database. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}} <br><br>
  
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[[Category:California Births, Marriages, and Deaths]]

Latest revision as of 03:24, 6 January 2016

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.

 

Contents

Record Description

This index is an electronic index for the years 1812 to 1988. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.

Coverage Table

A coverage table for this collection is available is the wiki article California Births and Christenings, Coverage Table (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Record Content and Use

For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Births and Christenings Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

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Citations for this Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.

Collection Citation:

"California, Births and Christenings, 1812-1988." Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.

Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):

The citation for a record is available with each record in this collection, at the bottom of the record screen. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for California Births and Christenings, 1812-1988.

 

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