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Guide to Del Norte County California genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Del Norte County, California
Map
Map of California highlighting Del Norte County
Location in the state of California
Map of the U.S. highlighting California
Location of California in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 2, 1857
County Seat Crescent City
Courthouse
Address Del Norte County Courthouse]
981 H St;
Crescent City, CA 95531;
Phone 707.464.7204
Del Norte County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records from 1848;
County recorder has birth, marriage and death records from 1873,
land records from 1853, leases andagreements 1857-1954[1]

Historical Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Del Norte County, California

Parent County

2 March 1857: Del Norte County was created from former Klamath County.
County seat: Crescent City [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

18 January 1948: Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Del Norte County, California Genealogy 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

Military History and Records

Migration

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

County Courthouse

www.co.del-norte.ca.us/

Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth

Marriage

Many early marriages are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

Divorce

Death

Voting Registers

HEADINGS 4 and 5


Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Del Norte 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).

 

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