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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[California|California]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Marin County'''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== History  ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Marin County
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| state = California
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| founded year = 1850
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| founded date = February 18
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| seat = San Rafael
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| building address =  Marin County Courthouse<br>3501 Civic Center Dr; <br>San Rafael, CA 94903<br>Phone 415.499.6094&nbsp;<br>[http://www.marincounty.org/ '''Marin County Website'''] }} <br>
  
==== Parent County  ====
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=== County Courthouse ===
  
'''1850--'''Marin County was created&nbsp;as an&nbsp;original county.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' San Rafael <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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County Recorder has birth and death records from 1863, marriage records from 1856, land records from 1852; County Clerk has divorce and court records from 1900 and probate records&nbsp;from 1880<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Marin County, California. Page 85 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.marin.org/ &nbsp;]
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== Historical Facts  ==
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{{Wikipedia|Marin County, California}}
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=== Parent County  ===
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'''18 February 1850:''' Marin County was created as an original county. '''County seat:''' San Rafael <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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*[[San Francisco County, California|San Francisco]]
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*[[Sonoma County, California|Sonoma]]
  
 
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=== Biography ===
  
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{{Census|California}}
  
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LDS Ward and Branch Records
  
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*San Rafael
  
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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=== Gazetteers  ===
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206668&subject_disp=California%2C+Marin&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[San Rafael California Family History Center]]<br>
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Marin County Genealogical Society
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*[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ca/marin/webbbs_config.pl Marin County, California Obituary and Death Notice Collection] Free from GenealogyBuff.com. Obits and death notices from Various Funeral Homes in the San Rafael, Novato, Mill Valley, San Anselmo, Corte Madera, and Tiburon areas.
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=== Voting Registers  ===
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*[http://www.cagenweb.com/marin/ Marin County CAGenWeb]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Marin/ Linkpendium]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/marin/marin.html USGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/marin/marin.html USGenWeb Archives] backup site
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*{{FHL|206668|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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Revision as of 00:56, 14 March 2013

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Marin County, California
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting California
Location of California in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 18, 1850
County Seat San Rafael
Courthouse
Address Marin County Courthouse
3501 Civic Center Dr;
San Rafael, CA 94903
Phone 415.499.6094 
Marin County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Recorder has birth and death records from 1863, marriage records from 1856, land records from 1852; County Clerk has divorce and court records from 1900 and probate records from 1880[1]

 

Historical Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Marin County, California

Parent County

18 February 1850: Marin County was created as an original county. County seat: San Rafael [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Marin County, California census records online, see: California Census.

Church History and Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • San Rafael

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

County Courthouse

Family History Centers

Societies

Marin County Genealogical Society

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth

Marriage

Divorce

Death

Voting Registers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Marin County, California. Page 85 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).