California County Creation Dates and Parent Counties

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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Progeny County'''
 
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Progeny County'''
 
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| Alameda
+
| [[Alameda County, California|Alameda]]
| 25 Mar 1853
+
| 25 Mar 1853  
| Contra Costa, Santa Clara
+
| Contra Costa, Santa Clara  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Alpine
+
| [[Alpine County, California|Alpine]]
| 16 Mar 1864
+
| 16 Mar 1864  
| Eldorado, Calaveras, Amador
+
| Eldorado, Calaveras, Amador  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Amador
+
| [[Amador County, California|Amador]]
| 1 May 1854<br>
+
| 1 May 1854<br>  
| Calaveras
+
| Calaveras  
 
| Alpine 1864
 
| Alpine 1864
 
|-
 
|-
| Branciforte
+
| [[Branciforte County, California|Branciforte]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| renamed Santa Cruz
 
| renamed Santa Cruz
 
|-
 
|-
| Butte
+
| [[Butte County, California|Butte]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| Calfornia Lands
+
| Calfornia Lands  
 
| Plumas 1854, Tehama 1856
 
| Plumas 1854, Tehama 1856
 
|-
 
|-
| Calaveras
+
| [[Calaveras County, California|Calaveras]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| Alpine 1864, Amador 1854, Mono 1861
 
| Alpine 1864, Amador 1854, Mono 1861
 
|-
 
|-
| Colusa
+
| [[Colusa County, California|Colusa]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| Glen 1891, Tehama 1856
 
| Glen 1891, Tehama 1856
 
|-
 
|-
| Contra Costa
+
| [[Contra Costa County, California|Contra Costa]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| Alameda 1853
 
| Alameda 1853
 
|-
 
|-
| Del Norte
+
| [[Del Norte County, California|Del Norte]]
| 2 Mar 1857
+
| 2 Mar 1857  
| Humboldt
+
| Humboldt  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| El Dorado
+
| [[El Dorado County, California|El Dorado]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| Alpine 1864
 
| Alpine 1864
 
|-
 
|-
| Fresno
+
| [[Fresno County, California|Fresno]]
| 19 Apr 1856
+
| 19 Apr 1856  
| Marced, Mariposa
+
| Marced, Mariposa  
| Kins 1893, Madra 1893, Mono 1861
+
| Kings 1893, Madra 1893, Mono 1861
 
|-
 
|-
| Glen
+
| [[Humboldt County, California|Humboldt]]
| 11 Mar 1881
+
| 12 May 1853<br>  
| Colusa
+
| California Lands  
| none
+
|-
+
| Humboldt
+
| 12 May 1853<br>
+
| California Lands
+
 
| Del Norte 1857
 
| Del Norte 1857
 
|-
 
|-
| Imperial
+
| [[Imperial County, California|Imperial]]
| 6 Aug 1907
+
| 6 Aug 1907  
| San Diego
+
| San Diego  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Inyo
+
| [[Inyo County, California|Inyo]]
| 22 Mar 1866
+
| 22 Mar 1866  
| Tulare
+
| Tulare  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Kern
+
| [[Kern County, California|Kern]]
| 2 Apr 1866
+
| 2 Apr 1866  
| Tulare, Los Angeles
+
| Tulare, Los Angeles  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Kings
+
| [[Kings County, California|Kings]]
| 22 Mar 1893
+
| 22 Mar 1893  
| Fresno, Tulare
+
| Fresno, Tulare  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Klamath
+
| [[Klamath County, California|Klamath]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| renamed Siskiyou 1852
 
| renamed Siskiyou 1852
 
|-
 
|-
| Lake
+
| [[Lake County, California|Lake]]
| 20 May 1861<br>
+
| 20 May 1861<br>  
| Tuolumne
+
| Tuolumne  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Lassen
+
| [[Lassen County, California|Lassen]]
| 1 Apr 1864
+
| 1 Apr 1864  
| Plumas, Shasta
+
| Plumas, Shasta  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Los Angeles
+
| [[Los Angeles County, California|Los Angeles]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| Kern 1866, Orange 1889, San Bernardino 1853
 
| Kern 1866, Orange 1889, San Bernardino 1853
 
|-
 
|-
| Madera
+
| [[Madera County, California|Madera]]
| 11 Mar 1893
+
| 11 Mar 1893  
| Fresno
+
| Fresno  
| none
+
|-
+
| Marin
+
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| California Lands
+
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Martin
+
| [[Marin County, California|Marin]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Mariposa
+
| [[Mariposa County, California|Mariposa]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| Fresno 1856, Merced 1855, Tulare 1852
 
| Fresno 1856, Merced 1855, Tulare 1852
 
|-
 
|-
| Mendocino
+
| [[Mendocino County, California|Mendocino]]
| 18 Feb1 850
+
| 18 Feb1 850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Merced
+
| [[Merced County, California|Merced]]
| 19 Apr 1855
+
| 19 Apr 1855  
| Mariposa
+
| Mariposa  
 
| Fresno 1856
 
| Fresno 1856
 
|-
 
|-
| Modoc
+
| [[Modoc County, California|Modoc]]
| 17 Feb1 874
+
| 17 Feb1 874  
| Siskiyou
+
| Siskiyou  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Mono
+
| [[Mono County, California|Mono]]
| 24 Apr 1861
+
| 24 Apr 1861  
| Calaveras, Fresno
+
| Calaveras, Fresno  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Monterey
+
| [[Monterey County, California|Monterey]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| San Benito 1874
 
| San Benito 1874
 
|-
 
|-
| Napa
+
| [[Napa County, California|Napa]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Nevada
+
| [[Nevada County, California|Nevada]]
| 25 Apr 1851
+
| 25 Apr 1851  
| Yuba
+
| Yuba  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Orange
+
| [[Orange County, California|Orange]]
| 11 Mar 1889
+
| 11 Mar 1889  
| Los Angeles
+
| Los Angeles  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Placer
+
| [[Placer County, California|Placer]]
| 25 Apr 1851
+
| 25 Apr 1851  
| Yuba, Sutter
+
| Yuba, Sutter  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Plumas
+
| [[Plumas County, California|Plumas]]
| 18 Mar 1854
+
| 18 Mar 1854  
| Butte
+
| Butte  
 
| Lassen 1864
 
| Lassen 1864
 
|-
 
|-
| Riverside
+
| [[Riverside County, California|Riverside]]
| 11 Mar 1893
+
| 11 Mar 1893  
| San Diego, San Bernardino
+
| San Diego, San Bernardino  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Sacramento
+
| [[Sacramento County, California|Sacramento]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| San Benito
+
| [[San Benito County, California|San Benito]]
| 12 Feb 1874
+
| 12 Feb 1874  
| Monterey
+
| Monterey  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| San Bernardino
+
| [[San Bernardino County, California|San Bernardino]]
| 26 Apr 1853
+
| 26 Apr 1853  
| Los Angeles
+
| Los Angeles  
 
| Riverside 1893
 
| Riverside 1893
 
|-
 
|-
| San Diego
+
| [[San Diego County, California|San Diego]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| Imperial 1907, Riverside 1893
 
| Imperial 1907, Riverside 1893
 
|-
 
|-
| San Francisco
+
| [[San Francisco County, California|San Francisco]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| San Mateo 1856
 
| San Mateo 1856
 
|-
 
|-
| San Joaquin
+
| [[San Joaquin County, California|San Joaquin]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| San Luis Obispo
+
| [[San Luis Obispo County, California|San Luis Obispo]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| San Mateo
+
| [[San Mateo County, California|San Mateo]]
| 18 Feb 1856
+
| 18 Feb 1856  
| San Francisco
+
| San Francisco  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Santa Barbara
+
| [[Santa Barbara County, California|Santa Barbara]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Santa Clara
+
| [[Santa Clara County, California|Santa Clara]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Santa Cruz
+
| [[Santa Cruz County, California|Santa Cruz]]
| 19 Apr 1850
+
| 19 Apr 1850  
| renamed from Branciforte
+
| renamed from Branciforte  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Shasta
+
| [[Shasta County, California|Shasta]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| Lassen 1864, Siskiyou 1852, Tehama 1856
 
| Lassen 1864, Siskiyou 1852, Tehama 1856
 
|-
 
|-
| Sierra
+
| [[Sierra County, California|Sierra]]
| 16 Feb 1852
+
| 16 Feb 1852  
| Yuba
+
| Yuba  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Siskiyou
+
| [[Siskiyou County, California|Siskiyou]]
| 22 Mar 1852
+
| 22 Mar 1852  
| renamed from Klamath
+
| renamed from Klamath  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Solano
+
| [[Solano County, California|Solano]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Sonoma
+
| [[Sonoma County, California|Sonoma]]
| 18 Feb1 850
+
| 18 Feb1 850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Stanislaus
+
| [[Stanislaus County, California|Stanislaus]]
| 1 Apr 1854
+
| 1 Apr 1854  
| Tuolumne
+
| Tuolumne  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Sutter
+
| [[Sutter County, California|Sutter]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| Placer 1851
 
| Placer 1851
 
|-
 
|-
| Tehama
+
| [[Tehama County, California|Tehama]]
| 9 Apr 1856
+
| 9 Apr 1856  
| Colusa, Butte, Shasta
+
| Colusa, Butte, Shasta  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Trinity
+
| [[Trinity County, California|Trinity]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Tulare
+
| [[Tulare County, California|Tulare]]
| 20 Apr 1852
+
| 20 Apr 1852  
| Mariposa
+
| Mariposa  
 
| Inyo 1866, Kern 1866, Kings 1893
 
| Inyo 1866, Kern 1866, Kings 1893
 
|-
 
|-
| Tuolumne
+
| [[Tuolumne County, California|Tuolumne]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| Lake 1861, Stanislaus 1854
 
| Lake 1861, Stanislaus 1854
 
|-
 
|-
| Ventura
+
| [[Ventura County, California|Ventura]]
| 22 Mar 1872
+
| 22 Mar 1872  
| Santa Barbara
+
| Santa Barbara  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Yolo
+
| [[Yolo County, California|Yolo]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Yuba
+
| [[Yuba County, California|Yuba]]
| 18 Feb 1850
+
| 18 Feb 1850  
| California Lands
+
| California Lands  
 
| Nevada 1851, Placer 1851, Sierra 1852
 
| Nevada 1851, Placer 1851, Sierra 1852
 +
 
|}
 
|}
 +
[[Category: United States]]
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[[Category: United States County Creations ]]

Revision as of 04:26, 13 March 2009

Name of County Date Formed Parent County Progeny County
Alameda 25 Mar 1853 Contra Costa, Santa Clara none
Alpine 16 Mar 1864 Eldorado, Calaveras, Amador none
Amador 1 May 1854
Calaveras Alpine 1864
Branciforte 18 Feb 1850 California Lands renamed Santa Cruz
Butte 18 Feb 1850 Calfornia Lands Plumas 1854, Tehama 1856
Calaveras 18 Feb 1850 California Lands Alpine 1864, Amador 1854, Mono 1861
Colusa 18 Feb 1850 California Lands Glen 1891, Tehama 1856
Contra Costa 18 Feb 1850 California Lands Alameda 1853
Del Norte 2 Mar 1857 Humboldt none
El Dorado 18 Feb 1850 California Lands Alpine 1864
Fresno 19 Apr 1856 Marced, Mariposa Kings 1893, Madra 1893, Mono 1861
Humboldt 12 May 1853
California Lands Del Norte 1857
Imperial 6 Aug 1907 San Diego none
Inyo 22 Mar 1866 Tulare none
Kern 2 Apr 1866 Tulare, Los Angeles none
Kings 22 Mar 1893 Fresno, Tulare none
Klamath 18 Feb 1850 California Lands renamed Siskiyou 1852
Lake 20 May 1861
Tuolumne none
Lassen 1 Apr 1864 Plumas, Shasta none
Los Angeles 18 Feb 1850 California Lands Kern 1866, Orange 1889, San Bernardino 1853
Madera 11 Mar 1893 Fresno none
Marin 18 Feb 1850 California Lands none
Mariposa 18 Feb 1850 California Lands Fresno 1856, Merced 1855, Tulare 1852
Mendocino 18 Feb1 850 California Lands none
Merced 19 Apr 1855 Mariposa Fresno 1856
Modoc 17 Feb1 874 Siskiyou none
Mono 24 Apr 1861 Calaveras, Fresno none
Monterey 18 Feb 1850 California Lands San Benito 1874
Napa 18 Feb 1850 California Lands none
Nevada 25 Apr 1851 Yuba none
Orange 11 Mar 1889 Los Angeles none
Placer 25 Apr 1851 Yuba, Sutter none
Plumas 18 Mar 1854 Butte Lassen 1864
Riverside 11 Mar 1893 San Diego, San Bernardino none
Sacramento 18 Feb 1850 California Lands none
San Benito 12 Feb 1874 Monterey none
San Bernardino 26 Apr 1853 Los Angeles Riverside 1893
San Diego 18 Feb 1850 California Lands Imperial 1907, Riverside 1893
San Francisco 18 Feb 1850 California Lands San Mateo 1856
San Joaquin 18 Feb 1850 California Lands none
San Luis Obispo 18 Feb 1850 California Lands none
San Mateo 18 Feb 1856 San Francisco none
Santa Barbara 18 Feb 1850 California Lands none
Santa Clara 18 Feb 1850 California Lands none
Santa Cruz 19 Apr 1850 renamed from Branciforte none
Shasta 18 Feb 1850 California Lands Lassen 1864, Siskiyou 1852, Tehama 1856
Sierra 16 Feb 1852 Yuba none
Siskiyou 22 Mar 1852 renamed from Klamath none
Solano 18 Feb 1850 California Lands none
Sonoma 18 Feb1 850 California Lands none
Stanislaus 1 Apr 1854 Tuolumne none
Sutter 18 Feb 1850 California Lands Placer 1851
Tehama 9 Apr 1856 Colusa, Butte, Shasta none
Trinity 18 Feb 1850 California Lands none
Tulare 20 Apr 1852 Mariposa Inyo 1866, Kern 1866, Kings 1893
Tuolumne 18 Feb 1850 California Lands Lake 1861, Stanislaus 1854
Ventura 22 Mar 1872 Santa Barbara none
Yolo 18 Feb 1850 California Lands none
Yuba 18 Feb 1850 California Lands Nevada 1851, Placer 1851, Sierra 1852