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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[California|California]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Tehama County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[California|California]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] Tehama County''  
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Guide to '''Tehama County California genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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| county = Tehama County
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| state = California
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| founded year = 1856
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| founded date = April 9
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| seat = Red Bluff
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| building address = Tehama County Courthouse<br>633 Washington Street<br>Red Bluff, CA 96080<br>Phone: 530.527.3350<br>[http://www.co.tehama.ca.us/  '''Tehama County Website'''] }}
  
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
  
=== Quick Facts  ===
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County Clerk has birth and death records from 1889<br>marriage records from 1856 and military records from 1944<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tehama County, California. Page 87{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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=== Historical Facts  ===
  
 
{{Wikipedia|Tehama County, California}}  
 
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
=== Archives and Libraries ===
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=== Biography ===
  
 
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=== Census  ===
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{{Census|California}}
  
 
=== Court Records  ===
 
=== Court Records  ===
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=== Crime and Criminals  ===
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=== Directories  ===
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==== Germans  ====
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=== Gazetteers  ===
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=== History  ===
 
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=== Migration  ===
 
=== Migration  ===
  
Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for emigrant settlers included:<ref>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).</ref>  
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Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for emigrant settlers included:<ref>National Park Service, "California Trail" (map) in ''California National Historic Trail'' at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/upload/CALImap1-web.pdf (accessed 5 August 2011).</ref><ref>Wikipedia contributors, "California Trail" in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Trail (accessed 5 August 2012).</ref>  
  
 
:*'''''[[California Trail]]''''' 1846 to 1869 from western Missouri to northern California  
 
:*'''''[[California Trail]]''''' 1846 to 1869 from western Missouri to northern California  
:*The '''''Lassen Cutoff''''' 1848 was established by [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Gold_Rush gold rushers] from [[Oregon|Oregon]] going to [[California|California]]. It branched off the [[Applegate Trail]] at [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davis_Creek,_California Davis Creek], went through [http://www.fs.fed.us/rangelands/ecology/wildhorseburro/territories/DevilsGardenPlateau.shtml Devil's Garden] to the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pit_River Pit River] passing east of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mt._Lassen Mt. Lassen], and turning west to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rancho_Bosquejo Lassen Rancho, California], and from there to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sacramento,_California Sacramento]. In some years as much as 1/3 of emigrants mistakenly took the Applegate Trail-Lassen Cutoff, a much longer and more difficult trail than the Truckee or Carson routes.
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:*The '''''Lassen Cutoff''''' 1848 was established by [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Gold_Rush gold rushers] from [[Oregon|Oregon]] going to [[California|California]]. It branched off the [[Applegate Trail]] at [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davis_Creek,_California Davis Creek], went through [http://www.fs.fed.us/rangelands/ecology/wildhorseburro/territories/DevilsGardenPlateau.shtml Devil's Garden] to the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pit_River Pit River] passing east of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mt._Lassen Mt. Lassen], and turning west to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rancho_Bosquejo Lassen Rancho, California], and from there to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sacramento,_California Sacramento]. In some years as much as 1/3 of emigrants mistakenly took the Applegate Trail-Lassen Cutoff, a much longer and more difficult trail than the Truckee or Carson routes.  
 
:*'''''Nobles Road''''' 1851 from the [[Applegate Trail]] at Rabbithole Springs in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Shasta,_California Shasta City, California]
 
:*'''''Nobles Road''''' 1851 from the [[Applegate Trail]] at Rabbithole Springs in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Shasta,_California Shasta City, California]
  
 
=== Military History and Records  ===
 
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=== Probate Records  ===
 
=== Probate Records  ===
  
=== Taxation ===
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=== Repositories ===
  
=== Vital Records ===
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==== Archives, Libraries and Museums ====
  
== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
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==== County Courthouse ====
  
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
*[[Corning California Family History Center]]
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*[[Corning California Family History Center]]  
 
*[[Red Bluff California Family History Center]]<br>
 
*[[Red Bluff California Family History Center]]<br>
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=== Societies  ===
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=== Voting Registers  ===
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Tehama/ Linkpendium]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/tehama/tehama.html USGenWeb Archives]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/tehama/tehama.html USGenWeb Archives]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ca/tehama/tehama.html USGenWeb Archives] backup site  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/tehama/tehama.html USGenWeb Archives] backup site  
 
*{{FHL|207007|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch Family History Library Catalog}}
 
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Revision as of 16:32, 9 April 2013

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Guide to Tehama County California genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Tehama County, California
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting California
Location of California in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 9, 1856
County Seat Red Bluff
Courthouse
Address Tehama County Courthouse
633 Washington Street
Red Bluff, CA 96080
Phone: 530.527.3350
Tehama County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk has birth and death records from 1889
marriage records from 1856 and military records from 1944[1]

Historical Facts

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

Parent Counties

9 April 1856: Tehama County was created from Butte, Colusa and Shasta Counties.
County seat: Red Bluff [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Red Bluff Cemetery District
735 Cemetery Lane, Red Bluff, California
(530) 527-4417

Tehama Cemetery
7772 Woodlawn Ave.
Gerber, California

Corning Cemetery District
4470 Oren Ave.
Corning, California

Orland Cemetery
3900 County Road P.
Orland, California
(530) 865-3880

Church History and Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

Corning

Census

For tips on accessing Tehama County, California Genealogy census records online, see: California Census.


Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Tehama County, California Genealogy for emigrant settlers included:[3][4]

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

County Courthouse

Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth

Marriage

Divorce

Death

Voting Registers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tehama County, California. Page 87At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. National Park Service, "California Trail" (map) in California National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/upload/CALImap1-web.pdf (accessed 5 August 2011).
  4. Wikipedia contributors, "California Trail" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Trail (accessed 5 August 2012).