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| seat = Hilo  
 
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| building address = Hawaii County Courthouse<br>25 Aupuni Street<br>Hilo, HI 96720<br>Phone: 808.961.8255<br>[http://www.hawaiicounty.gov/ '''Hawaii County Website'''] }}
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| building address = Hawaii County Courthouse<br>25 Aupuni Street<br>Hilo, HI 96720<br>Phone: 808.961.8255<br>[http://www.hawaiicounty.gov/ '''Hawaii County Website'''] }}  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br>&nbsp;<br><br>State Health Dept has marriage, death, wills, wills, probate and land records.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hawaii County, Hawaii page 170, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
<br>&nbsp;<br><br>State Health Dept has marriage, death, wills, wills, probate and land records.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hawaii County, Hawaii page 170, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
== History  ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
 
 
==== Parent County ====
 
  
'''1905--'''Hawaii County was created in 1905 from Hilo (Old) County. '''County seat:''' Hilo <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''Parent County:''' created in 1905 from Hilo (Old) County  
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*'''County seat:''' Hilo <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Maui County, Hawaii|Maui]]
 
 
*[[Maui County, Hawaii|Maui]]
 
  
== Resources  ==
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=== Resources  ===
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*[[Waimea Hawaii Family History Center]]
 
*[[Waimea Hawaii Family History Center]]
  
== Web Sites ==
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==== Websites ====
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/HI/Hawaii/ Hawaii County,&nbsp;Hawaii Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/HI/Hawaii/ Hawaii County,&nbsp;Hawaii Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
== References  ==
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=== Places  ===
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Revision as of 00:32, 12 April 2013

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

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Hawaii County, Hawaii
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Hawaii
Location of Hawaii in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1905
County Seat Hilo
Courthouse
Address Hawaii County Courthouse
25 Aupuni Street
Hilo, HI 96720
Phone: 808.961.8255
Hawaii County Website


County Courthouse


 

State Health Dept has marriage, death, wills, wills, probate and land records.[1]

Historical Facts

  • Parent County: created in 1905 from Hilo (Old) County
  • County seat: Hilo [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Town

Hilo

Unincorporated communities
Census-designated places
  • Neighboring Counties: Maui

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

  • 1849
  • 1850
  • 1866
  • 1878 (Oahu)
  • 1890
  • 1896
  • 1900 United States Census - Hawaii
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Kona Historical Society

Family History Centers

Websites

Places

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hawaii County, Hawaii page 170, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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