Fort Bidwell Indian Community (California)

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Guide to Northern Paiute ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and other agency records.

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The Fort Bidwell Indian Community is a federally-recognized tribal entity and is primarily associated with the Fort Bidwell Reservation in California.

Tribal Headquarters

Fort Bidwell Paiute Indian Reservation
P.O. Box 129
Fort Bidwell, CA 96112
Phone: 1.530.279.6310
Fax: 1.530.279.2233

History

Brief Timeline

Agencies

Records

The majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:

Reservations

This community is primarily associated with the Fort Bidwell Reservation in California.

Web Sites

For Further Reading

For background information to help find American Indian ancestors see For Further Reading.

References