Mineral County, Nevada Genealogy

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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Mineral County | county_map = | state = Nevada | state_map = Nevada.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1911 | founded date = February 10 | seat = Hawthorne | building image = | building address = PO Box 1450<br>Hawthorne, NV 89415-1450<br>Phone: 775.945.2446 <br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Mineral-County-West-Virginia-Courts.htm '''Mineral County Website''']}}<br>  
 
{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Mineral County | county_map = | state = Nevada | state_map = Nevada.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1911 | founded date = February 10 | seat = Hawthorne | building image = | building address = PO Box 1450<br>Hawthorne, NV 89415-1450<br>Phone: 775.945.2446 <br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Mineral-County-West-Virginia-Courts.htm '''Mineral County Website''']}}<br>  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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=== Historical Facts ====
  
[http://www.courtreference.com/Mineral-County-West-Virginia-Courts.htm Mineral County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 1450<br>Hawthorne, NV 89415-1450<br>Phone: 775.945.2446<br><br>County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records from <br>1911 with some earlier, naturalization records 1911-1956 and burial records. <br>County Recorder has marriage license<br>applications and military discharge records from 1911. <br>County Treasurer has land records from 1911. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Mineral County, Oregon page 442, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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*'''Parent County:''' created 10 February 1911 from [[Esmeralda County, Nevada|Esmeralda]]  
 
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*'''County seat:''' Hawthorne <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
== History  ==
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Churchill County, Nevada|Churchill]] | [[Esmeralda County, Nevada|Esmeralda]] | [[Lyon County, Nevada|Lyon]]
 
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[[Mono County, California|Mono County, California]] | [[Nye County, Nevada|Nye]]
==== Parent County ====
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'''1911--'''Mineral County was created 10 February 1911 from [[Esmeralda County, Nevada|Esmeralda]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Hawthorne <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
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| Avalon
 
| Candelaria Junction
 
| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+Mineral%2C+Hawthorne|subject|disp=Hawthorne}}
 
| Marietta
 
| Omco
 
| Sodaville
 
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| Babbitt
 
| Copper Run
 
| Jaggersville
 
| Midway
 
| Qualeys Camp
 
| Thorne
 
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| Basalt
 
| Del Monte
 
| Kinkaid
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mina,_Nevada Mina]
 
| Rawhide
 
| Tonopah Junction
 
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| Camp Douglas
 
| Fletcher
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luning,_Nevada Luning]
 
| Mount Montgomery
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schurz,_Nevada Schurz]
 
| Walker Lake
 
|}
 
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
 
*[[Churchill County, Nevada|Churchill]]
 
*[[Esmeralda County, Nevada|Esmeralda]]
 
*[[Lyon County, Nevada|Lyon]]
 
*[[Mono County, California|Mono County, California]]
 
*[[Nye County, Nevada|Nye]]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records  
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'''LDS Ward and Branch Records'''
  
 
*Hawthorne
 
*Hawthorne
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Repositories ====
  
==== Vital Records  ====
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===== Courthouse =====
  
[http://members.tripod.com/Cactusgems_Garden/mineralcountydeathindex.htm Records of deaths] that happened in Mineral County&nbsp;as well as in other places and buried in Mineral County.&nbsp; The records also include deaths in Esmeralda and Nye Counties. &nbsp;Records are from various sources, i.e. newspapers and funeral homes. Searchable by alphabetical index.  
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Mineral-County-West-Virginia-Courts.htm Mineral County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 1450<br>Hawthorne, NV 89415-1450<br>Phone: 775.945.2446<br><br>County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records from <br>1911 with some earlier, naturalization records 1911-1956 and burial records. <br>County Recorder has marriage license<br>applications and military discharge records from 1911. <br>County Treasurer has land records from 1911. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Mineral County, Oregon page 442, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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===== Family History Centers  =====
 
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<br>Mineral County Historical Society<br>Mineral County Museum<br>400 Tenth St.<br>P.O. Box 1584 Hawthorne NV 89415<br>Telephone: 775-945-5142
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Hawthorne Nevada Family History Center]]
 
*[[Hawthorne Nevada Family History Center]]
  
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===== Libraries =====
  
== Web Sites ==
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===== Museums =====
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===== Societies =====
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:*Mineral County Historical Society<br>Mineral County Museum<br>400 Tenth St.<br>P.O. Box 1584 Hawthorne NV 89415<br>Telephone: 775-945-5142
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==== Taxation ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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===== Birth =====
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[http://members.tripod.com/Cactusgems_Garden/mineralcountydeathindex.htm Records of deaths] that happened in Mineral County as well as in other places and buried in Mineral County.  The records also include deaths in Esmeralda and Nye Counties.  Records are from various sources, i.e. newspapers and funeral homes. Searchable by alphabetical index.
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===== Marriage =====
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===== Death =====
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==== Websites ====
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Nevada%2C+Mineral|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Nevada%2C+Mineral|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References ==
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=== Places ===
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|-
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| Avalon
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| Candelaria Junction
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+Mineral%2C+Hawthorne|subject|disp=Hawthorne}}
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| Marietta
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| Omco
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| Sodaville
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| Babbitt
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| Copper Run
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| Jaggersville
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| Midway
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| Qualeys Camp
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| Thorne
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| Basalt
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| Del Monte
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| Kinkaid
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mina,_Nevada Mina]
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| Rawhide
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| Tonopah Junction
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| Camp Douglas
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| Fletcher
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luning,_Nevada Luning]
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| Mount Montgomery
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schurz,_Nevada Schurz]
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| Walker Lake
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|}
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=== References ===
  
{{reflist}} {{Nevada|Nevada}}{{Nevada-stub}}  
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{{reflist}} {{Nevada|Nevada}}
  
 
[[Category:Nevada_counties]] [[Category:Mineral_County,_Nevada]]
 
[[Category:Nevada_counties]] [[Category:Mineral_County,_Nevada]]

Revision as of 20:04, 27 April 2013

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

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Mineral County, Nevada
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nevada
Location of Nevada in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 10, 1911
County Seat Hawthorne
Courthouse
Address PO Box 1450
Hawthorne, NV 89415-1450
Phone: 775.945.2446
Mineral County Website

Contents

Historical Facts =

Mono County, California | Nye

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Hawthorne

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Mineral County Death Index on-line also contains some records of Esmeralda and Nye Counties information. The tri-counties were all one before 1911. There are records of deaths that happened in other places and buried in these counties as well as deaths that occurred in these counties and buried other places. Information Sources are Mineral County Independent-News (775 945-2414) and Gunter's Funeral Home (775 945-2047) and other Death or Burial Records and information obtained from private individuals.

Information in the index includes:
• Name
• Sex
• Birth/Place
• Death/Place
• Burial/Place
• Obit (yes or no)

Probate

Repositories

Courthouse

Mineral County Courthouse
PO Box 1450
Hawthorne, NV 89415-1450
Phone: 775.945.2446

County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records from
1911 with some earlier, naturalization records 1911-1956 and burial records.
County Recorder has marriage license
applications and military discharge records from 1911.
County Treasurer has land records from 1911. [2]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies
  • Mineral County Historical Society
    Mineral County Museum
    400 Tenth St.
    P.O. Box 1584 Hawthorne NV 89415
    Telephone: 775-945-5142

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth

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

Marriage
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

Avalon Candelaria Junction Hawthorne Marietta Omco Sodaville
Babbitt Copper Run Jaggersville Midway Qualeys Camp Thorne
Basalt Del Monte Kinkaid Mina Rawhide Tonopah Junction
Camp Douglas Fletcher Luning Mount Montgomery Schurz Walker Lake

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), Mineral County, Oregon page 442, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
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