Pershing County, Nevada Genealogy

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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Pershing County | county_map = | state = Nevada | state_map = Nevada.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1919 | founded date = March 18 | seat = Lovelock | building image = | building address = 400 Main St <br> PO Box 820<br>Lovelock, NV 89419-0820<br>Phone: 775.273.2208<br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Pershing-County-Nevada-Courts.htm '''Pershing County Website''']}} <br>  
 
{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Pershing County | county_map = | state = Nevada | state_map = Nevada.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1919 | founded date = March 18 | seat = Lovelock | building image = | building address = 400 Main St <br> PO Box 820<br>Lovelock, NV 89419-0820<br>Phone: 775.273.2208<br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Pershing-County-Nevada-Courts.htm '''Pershing County Website''']}} <br>  
  
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== History ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County  ====
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*'''Parent County:''' created 18 March 1919 from [[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humboldt]]  
 
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*'''County Seat:''' Lovelock <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
'''1919--'''Pershing County was created 18&nbsp;March 1919&nbsp;from [[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humboldt]] County.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Lovelock <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Churchill County, Nevada|Churchill]] | [[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humbolt]] | [[Lander County, Nevada|Lander]] | [[Washoe County, Nevada|Washoe]]
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Biography ====
  
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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| Arabia
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| Granite Point
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| Kodak
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mill_City,_Nevada Mill City]
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| Perth
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| Rye Patch
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| Tungsten
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| Colado
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| Humboldt
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| Kyle Hot Springs
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| Nightingale
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| Placerites
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| Scossa
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| Twain
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| Cosgrave
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| Humboldt City
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+Pershing%2C+Lovelock|subject|disp=Lovelock}}
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| Oreana
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| Poker Brown
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| Toulon
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unionville,_Nevada Unionville]
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| Fitting
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Imlay,_Nevada Imlay]
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| Lower Rochester
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| Panama
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+Pershing%2C+Rochester|subject|disp=Rochester}}
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| Trego
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| Woolsey
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:*[[LDS Cemetery Records|LDS Cemetery Records]]
  
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:*US Vol. 21 page 1 - Big Meadow Cemetery
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
*[[Churchill County, Nevada|Churchill]]
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'''LDS Ward and Branch Records'''
*[[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humbolt]]
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*[[Lander County, Nevada|Lander]]
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*[[Washoe County, Nevada|Washoe]]
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== Resources  ==
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:*Lovelock
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
[[LDS Cemetery Records|LDS Cemetery Records]]
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
  
US Vol. 21 page 1 - Big Meadow Cemetery
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups  ====
  
==== Church ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records
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==== History  ====
  
*Lovelock
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==== Land and Property ====
 
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land ====
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==== Local Histories ====
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==== Maps  ====
 
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*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=63&ci=24394 Reno newspapers] going back to 1870 that may include residents of Pershing County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
 
*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=63&ci=24394 Reno newspapers] going back to 1870 that may include residents of Pershing County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
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==== Obituaries  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
==== Repositories ====
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==== Public Records  ====
  
===== Courthouse =====
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==== Repositories  ====
  
[http://www.courtreference.com/Pershing-County-Nevada-Courts.htm Pershing County Courthouse]<br>400 Main St; PO Box 820<br>Lovelock, NV 89419-0820<br>Phone: 775.273.2208 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1919. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pershing County, Oregon page 443, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Pershing-County-Nevada-Courts.htm Pershing County Courthouse]<br>400 Main St; PO Box 820<br>Lovelock, NV 89419-0820<br>Phone: 775.273.2208 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1919. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pershing County, Oregon page 443, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
  
 
[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
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:*[[Lovelock Nevada Family History Center]]
 
:*[[Lovelock Nevada Family History Center]]
  
===== Libraries =====
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===== Libraries =====
  
:*Pershing County Library<br>P.O. Box 781<br>1125 Central Avenue <br>Lovelock , Nevada 89419<br>775-273-2216<br>[http://www.clan.lib.nv.us/polaris/ www.clan.lib.nv.us/polaris/]  
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:*Pershing County Library<br>P.O. Box 781<br>1125 Central Avenue <br>Lovelock , Nevada 89419<br>775-273-2216<br>[http://www.clan.lib.nv.us/polaris/ www.clan.lib.nv.us/polaris/]
  
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===== Museums =====
  
===== Societies =====
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===== Societies =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
===== Birth =====
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===== Birth =====
  
===== Marriage =====
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===== Marriage =====
  
===== Death =====
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===== Death =====
  
==== Web Sites ====
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==== Websites ====
  
 
*[http://www.nvgenweb.org/pershing/ Pershing County NV GenWeb Project]  
 
*[http://www.nvgenweb.org/pershing/ Pershing County NV GenWeb Project]  
 
*{{FHL|Nevada%2C+Pershing|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Nevada%2C+Pershing|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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=== Places  ===
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{| width="850" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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|-
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| Arabia
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| Granite Point
 +
| Kodak
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mill_City,_Nevada Mill City]
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| Perth
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| Rye Patch
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| Tungsten
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|-
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| Colado
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| Humboldt
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| Kyle Hot Springs
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| Nightingale
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| Placerites
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| Scossa
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| Twain
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|-
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| Cosgrave
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| Humboldt City
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+Pershing%2C+Lovelock|subject|disp=Lovelock}}
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| Oreana
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| Poker Brown
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| Toulon
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unionville,_Nevada Unionville]
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|-
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| Fitting
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Imlay,_Nevada Imlay]
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| Lower Rochester
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| Panama
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+Pershing%2C+Rochester|subject|disp=Rochester}}
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| Trego
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| Woolsey
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|}
  
 
=== References  ===
 
=== References  ===
  
{{reflist}} {{Nevada|Nevada}}
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{{reflist}} {{Nevada|Nevada}}  
  
 
[[Category:Nevada_counties]] [[Category:Pershing_County,_Nevada]]
 
[[Category:Nevada_counties]] [[Category:Pershing_County,_Nevada]]

Revision as of 21:05, 27 April 2013

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Guide to Pershing County Nevada genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Pershing County, Nevada
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nevada
Location of Nevada in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 18, 1919
County Seat Lovelock
Courthouse
Address 400 Main St
PO Box 820
Lovelock, NV 89419-0820
Phone: 775.273.2208
Pershing County Website


Contents

Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

  • US Vol. 21 page 1 - Big Meadow Cemetery

Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Lovelock

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

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

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Reno newspapers going back to 1870 that may include residents of Pershing County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Pershing County Courthouse
400 Main St; PO Box 820
Lovelock, NV 89419-0820
Phone: 775.273.2208

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1919. [4]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Websites

Places

Arabia Granite Point Kodak Mill City Perth Rye Patch Tungsten
Colado Humboldt Kyle Hot Springs Nightingale Placerites Scossa Twain
Cosgrave Humboldt City Lovelock Oreana Poker Brown Toulon Unionville
Fitting Imlay Lower Rochester Panama Rochester Trego Woolsey

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).
  3. Wikipedia contributors, "First Transcontinental Railroad" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad (accessed 2 August 2011).
  4. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pershing County, Oregon page 443, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
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