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County Courthouse

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

County Clerk has divoce, 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[1]

History

Parent County

1911--Mineral County was created 10 February 1911 from Esmeralda County.  County seat: Hawthorne [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated 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






Neighboring Counties

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

Taxation

Vital Records

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.

Societies and Libraries


Mineral County Historical Society
Mineral County Museum
400 Tenth St.
P.O. Box 1584 Hawthorne NV 89415
Telephone: 775-945-5142

Family History Centers


Web Sites

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

References

  1. 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 Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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