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Revision as of 21:23, 16 October 2008

United States  > California > Contra Costa County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1850--Contra Costa County was created 18 February 1850 as an original county.  County seat: Martinez [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Concord
  • Danville
  • Pittsburg
  • Richmond
  • Richmond E.
  • Walnut Creek

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).