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Guide to Modoc County California genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Modoc County, California
Map
Map of California highlighting Modoc County
Location in the state of California
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Location of California in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 17, 1874
County Seat Alturas
Courthouse
Address Modoc County Courthouse
] 204 Court Street
PO Box 131
Alturas, CA 96101-0131
Phone 530.233.6205 
Modoc County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk has divorce, probate, court and voter regisitration records from 1874 
County Recorder has birth, marriage and death records [1]

Historical 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 [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church History and Records

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Modoc County, California for emigrant settlers included:[3][4]

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

County Courthouse

Family History Centers

Societies

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), Modoc 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).
  3. National Park Service, "California Trail" (map) in California National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/upload/CALImap1-web.pdf (accessed 5 August 2011).
  4. Wikipedia contributors, "California Trail" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Trail (accessed 5 August 2012).

 

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