Eureka County, Nevada Genealogy

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Revision as of 21:29, 27 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Nevada Gotoarrow.png Eureka County

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

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Eureka County, Nevada
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nevada
Location of Nevada in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 1, 1873
County Seat Lander
Courthouse
Address 701 S Main Street
PO Box 677
Eureka, NV 89316-0677
Phone: 775.237.5262
Eureka County Website

Contents

Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Eureka County, Nevada Genealogy for emigrant settlers included:

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Eureka County Courthouse
701 S Main Street PO Box 677
Eureka, NV 89316-0677
Phone: 775.237.5262

County Recorder has birth, marriage, death, burial and land records.
County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records from 1874. [5]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies
  • Eureka County Historical Society
    31 S Main St. St 1
    P. O. Box 283
    Eureka, Nevada 89316
    Phone: (775) 237-6006

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage

Over 1,031 marriages from 22 Feb 1870 to 8 Feb 1936 are listed in the Western States Marriage Index.

Death

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

Alpha Corwin Mineral Shoshone
Barth Crescent Valley Palisade Tonkin
Beowawe Dunphy Primeaux Union
Blackburn Eureka Rixies
Buckhorn Harney Ruby Hill
Cluro Leeville Shannon

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. National Park Service, "California Trail" (map) in California National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/upload/CALImap1-web.pdf (accessed 2 August 2011).
  3. Wikipedia contributors, "First Transcontinental Railroad" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad (accessed 2 August 2011).
  4. Wikipedia contributors, "Central Overland Route" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_Overland_Route (accessed 4 August 2011).
  5. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Eureka County, Oregon page 442, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
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