Nevada Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Collection Time Period  ==
 
== Collection Time Period  ==
  
 
This index covers events from 1875 through 1931.  
 
This index covers events from 1875 through 1931.  
 
== Record History  ==
 
 
For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. In 1998, a few of the entries were published on 7 CDs by the Family History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as the "North America Vital Records Index." This index is an index of the marriages throughout Nevada. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.
 
 
=== Why This Record Was Created  ===
 
 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored this index to help individuals find information about their ancestors.
 
 
=== Record Reliability  ===
 
 
Church records and civil registration were official records and are some of the most reliable sources of information available for those who were born, married, or died in Nevada.
 
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
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The index is an electronic database of information transcribed from original records.  
 
The index is an electronic database of information transcribed from original records.  
  
=== Record&nbsp;Content  ===
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=== Record Content  ===
  
 
The key genealogical facts found in marriage index entries may include:  
 
The key genealogical facts found in marriage index entries may include:  
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! style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" scope="col" align="center" | '''Locality'''  
! align="center" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(240, 240, 240);" scope="col" | '''Birth'''  
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! style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" scope="col" align="center" | '''Birth'''  
! align="center" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(240, 240, 240);" scope="col" | '''Marriages, 1875-1931'''  
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! style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" scope="col" align="center" | '''Marriages, 1875-1931'''  
! align="center" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(240, 240, 240);" scope="col" | '''Death'''
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! style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" scope="col" align="center" | '''Death'''
 
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| Churchill
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| Churchill  
| 6
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| 6  
| 0
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| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
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|-
| Clark
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| Clark  
| 38
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| 38  
| 54
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| 54  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Douglas
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| Douglas  
| 5
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| 5  
| 0
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| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Elko
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| Elko  
| 19
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| 19  
| 1,776
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| 1,776  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Esmeralda
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| Esmeralda  
| 0
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| 0  
| 0
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| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Eureka
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| Eureka  
| 0
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| 0  
| 0
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| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Humboldt
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| Humboldt  
| 5
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| 5  
| 0
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| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Lander
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| Lander  
| 4
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| 4  
| 0
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| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Lincoln
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| Lincoln  
| 18
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| 18  
| 0
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| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Lyon
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| Lyon  
| 5
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| 5  
| 0
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| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Mineral
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| Mineral  
| 1
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| 1  
| 0
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| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Nevada
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| Nevada  
| 10
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| 10  
| 0
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| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Nye
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| Nye  
| 4
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| 4  
| 0
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| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Ormsby
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| Ormsby  
| 7
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| 7  
| 10
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| 10  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Pershing
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| Pershing  
| 3
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| 3  
| 0
+
| 0  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Storey
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| Storey  
| 5
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| 5  
| 807
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| 807  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| Washoe
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| Washoe  
| 19
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| 19  
| 68
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| 68  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
|-
| White Pine
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| White Pine  
| 44
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| 44  
| 723
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| 723  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
|-
 
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| Total
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| Total  
| 193
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| 193  
| 3,438
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| 3,438  
 
| 0
 
| 0
 
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Use this index to help you learn more about your ancestors. The information could help you identify family relationships and lineages as well as direct you to original records of your ancestors, which may contain additional information.  
 
Use this index to help you learn more about your ancestors. The information could help you identify family relationships and lineages as well as direct you to original records of your ancestors, which may contain additional information.  
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== Record History  ==
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For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. In 1998, a few of the entries were published on 7 CDs by the Family History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as the "North America Vital Records Index." This index is an index of the marriages throughout Nevada. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.
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Each entry in this index has a source listed which includes a batch number. You will need to trace the batch number for the individual entry to learn its source. Please see the following wiki articles for more information on batch numbers:
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[[IGI]]
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[[IGI Batch Number Descriptions]]
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[[IGI Batch Numbers for the British Isles and North America]]
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=== Why This Record Was Created  ===
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored this index to help individuals find information about their ancestors.
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=== Record Reliability  ===
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Church records and civil registration were official records and are some of the most reliable sources of information available for those who were born, married, or died in Nevada.
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.<br>  
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This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.<br>
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Nevada_Vital_Records Nevada Vital Records]  
 
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Nevada_Vital_Records Nevada Vital Records]  
  
== Sources of&nbsp;This Collection  ==
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== Contributions to This Article ==
  
<!--bibdescbegin-->"Nevada Vital Records Index," database, FamilySearch. Index entries derived from digital copies of originals housed in various repositories throughout Nevada.
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{{Contributor invite}}
  
Each entry in this index has a source listed. The index may be a compilation of records from a variety of sources, including the following:
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== Sources of Information for This Collection  ==
  
*Family Records
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*Church Records
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*Civil Registration<!--bibdescend--><br>
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==== How to Cite This Source ====
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
  
''Instructions for citing this source can be found at: [[How to Cite FamilySearch Collections|How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]]''
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When you copy information from the record, you should also list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find th record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you do not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.
  
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched in found in the Wiki Article: [[How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections|How to Create Source Citations for FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]]
  
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=== Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection  ===
  
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*United States. Bureau of the Census. 12th census, 1900, digital images, From FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org: September 29, 2006), Arizona Territory, Maricopa, Township 1, East Gila, Salt River Base and Meridian; sheet 9B, line 71
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*Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records, 1886-1933, digital images, from FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org: April 22, 2010), Baptism of Adolfo Fernandez Jimenez, 1 Feb. 1910, San Pedro Apóstol, Cuahimalpa, Distrito Federal, Mexico, film number 0227023
  
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[[Category:Nevada|Vital]]
 
[[Category:Nevada|Vital]]

Revision as of 23:48, 11 March 2011

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records scheduled to become available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Collection Time Period

This index covers events from 1875 through 1931.

Record Description

The index is an electronic database of information transcribed from original records.

Record Content

The key genealogical facts found in marriage index entries may include:

  • Name of the bride and groom
  • Names of the parents
  • Marriage date
  • Marriage place
  • Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials

Coverage Table

This collection is a partial index of records for the localities listed below as of April 2010. The table below shows the number of records by locality. Localities not listed may not have any records in this collection.

Most of these records date from the time period indicated in the columns below; however, there may be records before and after these dates. Record counts where the locality information was incomplete are included below under the country name. Because of this, you may wish to search only by state.

As this is an index of records compiled from various sources, it is strongly recommended that you verify the information in original records. Due to privacy laws not all records may be displayed.

Locality Birth Marriages, 1875-1931 Death
Churchill 6 0 0
Clark 38 54 0
Douglas 5 0 0
Elko 19 1,776 0
Esmeralda 0 0 0
Eureka 0 0 0
Humboldt 5 0 0
Lander 4 0 0
Lincoln 18 0 0
Lyon 5 0 0
Mineral 1 0 0
Nevada 10 0 0
Nye 4 0 0
Ormsby 7 10 0
Pershing 3 0 0
Storey 5 807 0
Washoe 19 68 0
White Pine 44 723 0
Total 193 3,438 0

How to Use the Record

Use this index to help you learn more about your ancestors. The information could help you identify family relationships and lineages as well as direct you to original records of your ancestors, which may contain additional information.

Record History

For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. In 1998, a few of the entries were published on 7 CDs by the Family History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as the "North America Vital Records Index." This index is an index of the marriages throughout Nevada. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.

Each entry in this index has a source listed which includes a batch number. You will need to trace the batch number for the individual entry to learn its source. Please see the following wiki articles for more information on batch numbers:

IGI

IGI Batch Number Descriptions

IGI Batch Numbers for the British Isles and North America

Why This Record Was Created

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored this index to help individuals find information about their ancestors.

Record Reliability

Church records and civil registration were official records and are some of the most reliable sources of information available for those who were born, married, or died in Nevada.

Related Websites

This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.

Related Wiki Articles

Nevada Vital Records

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Sources of Information for This Collection

"Nevada Vital Records Index," database, FamilySearch.

Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from the record, you should also list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find th record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you do not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched in found in the Wiki Article: How to Create Source Citations for FamilySearch Historical Records Collections

Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection

  • United States. Bureau of the Census. 12th census, 1900, digital images, From FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org: September 29, 2006), Arizona Territory, Maricopa, Township 1, East Gila, Salt River Base and Meridian; sheet 9B, line 71
  • Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records, 1886-1933, digital images, from FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org: April 22, 2010), Baptism of Adolfo Fernandez Jimenez, 1 Feb. 1910, San Pedro Apóstol, Cuahimalpa, Distrito Federal, Mexico, film number 0227023