Modoc County, California Genealogy

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Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for emigrant settlers included:<ref>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).</ref>
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Revision as of 04:19, 5 August 2011

United States > California > Modoc County

Contents

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

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

Parent County

17 February 1874: Modoc County was created from Siskiyou County. County seat: Alturas [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Court Records

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Modoc County, California Genealogy for emigrant settlers included:[2]

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Websites

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).