Shasta County, California Genealogy

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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
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==== Indian Reservations or Rancherias ====
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The [[Big_Bend_Indian_Rancheria_(California)|Big Bend Indian Rancheria]] is located in this county.
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Lassen_County,_California|Lassen]]
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*[[Lassen County, California|Lassen]]  
*[[Modoc_County,_California|Modoc]]
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*[[Modoc County, California|Modoc]]  
*[[Plumas_County,_California|Plumas]]
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*[[Plumas County, California|Plumas]]  
*[[Siskiyou_County,_California|Siskiyou]]
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*[[Siskiyou County, California|Siskiyou]]  
*[[Tehama_County,_California|Tehama]]
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*[[Tehama County, California|Tehama]]  
*[[Trinity_County,_California|Trinity]]
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*[[Trinity County, California|Trinity]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 07:28, 18 February 2010

United States  > California > Shasta County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1850--Shasta County was created 18 February 1850 as an original county. County seat: Redding [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

June 14, 1853 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservations or Rancherias

The Big Bend Indian Rancheria is located in this county.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Redding
  • Shasta

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).