Nevada County, California Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] > [[California|California]] > Nevada County''
  
''[[United States|United States ]] > [[California|California]] > Nevada County''
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=== County Courthouse  ===
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
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== History  ==
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=== Quick Facts ===
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{{Wikipedia|Nevada County, California}}
 
==== 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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'''25 April 1851: '''Nevada County was created from [[Yuba County, California|Yuba]] County. '''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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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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'''1856 and 1863''' -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.  
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'''1856 and 1863:''' Courthouse burned twice and many records were damaged.  
  
 
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== Resources  ==
 
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*Grass Valley
 
*Grass Valley
  
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=== Vital Records  ===
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206726&subject_disp=California%2C+Nevada&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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== References  ==
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*[http://www.cagenweb.com/nevada/ Nevada County CAGenWeb]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Nevada/ Linkpendium]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/nevada/nevada.html USGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ca/nevada/nevada.html USGenWeb Archives] backup site
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206719 FamilySearch Family History Library Catalog]
  
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[[Category:Nevada_County,_California]]
 
[[Category:Nevada_County,_California]]

Revision as of 15:40, 2 August 2010

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

United States > California > Nevada County

Contents

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

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

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1856 and 1863: Courthouse burned twice and many records were damaged.

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Grass Valley

Court Records

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

References

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