Esmeralda County, Nevada Genealogy

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Revision as of 01:51, 14 June 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Nevada Gotoarrow.png Esmeralda County

Guide to Esmeralda County Nevada genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Esmeralda County, Nevada
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nevada
Location of Nevada in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 25, 1861
County Seat Goldfield
Courthouse
Address PO Box 547
Goldfield, NV 89013-0547
Phone: 775.485.6367
Esmeralda County Website


Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1887*
1871*
1887*
1863
1881
1864
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church Records

Most church records are held by individual churches. For contact information, check a phone directory, such as SearchBug or Dex Knows. Some denominations are gathering their records into a central repository. For more information about these major repositories, see Nevada Church Records.


Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

The county recorder's office keeps land records once the land was transferred to private ownership. Abstracts and indexes for these records are generally available at the county courthouse.

In the FamilySearch Catalog, land records for Nevada are listed in the Place Search under: NEVADA, Esmeralda – LAND AND PROPERTY


Maps

Migration

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Esmeralda County Courthouse
PO Box 547
Goldfield, NV 89013-0547
Phone: 775.485.6367

County Clerk and Treasurer Office has marriage records from 1898,
divorce and probate records from 1908, court records from 1907 and
naturalization records from 1904. [2]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
  • Goldfield Public Library
    P. O. Box 430
    Goldfield, Nevada 89013
    775-485-3236
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents.

A copy or an extract of most Nevada original records can be purchased from the Nevada State Health Division or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred. See also Nevada Vital Records. For information about restrictions and costs for certificates, see the CDC Where to Write for Vital Records site.


Birth

FHL entries for Esmeralda County birth and death records, 1887-1922, click here[low quality link]

Marriage

Over 389 marriages from 8 Nov 1863 to 29 Dec 1908 are listed in the Western States Marriage Index.

Death

FHL entries for Esmeralda County birth and death records, 1887-1922, click here[low quality link]

Records of deaths that happened in Esmeralda County as well as in other places and buried in Esmeralda County. The records also include deaths in Mineral and Nye Counties. Records are from various sources including newspapers and funeral homes. Searchable by alphabetical index.

Websites

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

Places

Alkali Coyote Hole Goldfield Silver Peak
Aurora Dyer Lida Tokop
Blair Florence Hill McLeans Weepah
Coaldale Gemfield Millers West Spring
Coaldale Junction Gold Hit Montezuma
Columbus Gold Point Montezuma Wells

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Esmeralda County, Oregon page 442, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
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