Nevada County, California Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851--'''Nevada County was created 25 April 1851&nbsp;from [[Yuba_County,_California|Yuba]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Nevada City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1851--'''Nevada County was created 25 April 1851&nbsp;from [[Yuba County, California|Yuba]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Nevada City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
  
*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research] <br>
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Placer_County,_California|Placer]]
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*[[Sierra_County,_California|Sierra]]
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*[[Sierra County, California|Sierra]]  
*[[Washoe_County,_Nevada|Washoe County, Nevada]]
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*[[Washoe County, Nevada|Washoe County, Nevada]]  
*[[Yuba_County,_California|Yuba]]
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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LDS Ward and Branch Records
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LDS Ward and Branch Records  
  
 
*Grass Valley
 
*Grass Valley
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Revision as of 16:02, 11 May 2009

This article is about a western county of northern California. For other uses, see Nevada (disambiguation).

United States  > California > Nevada County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--Nevada County was created 25 April 1851 from Yuba County.  County seat: Nevada City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1856 and 1863 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Grass Valley

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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