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*[[Nevada Introduction|'''Introduction''']]
 
*[[Nevada African Americans|African American]]
 
*[[Indians of Nevada|American Indian]]
 
*[[Nevada Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[[Nevada Bible Records|Bible Records]]
 
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*[[Nevada Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
 
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*[[Nevada Genealogy|Genealogy]]
 
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*[[Nevada Probate Records|Probate Records]]
 
*[[Nevada Taxation|Taxation]]
 
*[[Nevada Vital Records|Vital Records]]
 
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This article is about a western state. For other uses, see Nevada (disambiguation).

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Nevada Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
State Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources


Welcome to Nevada, The Silver State

   How to Find Information about Nevada, United States Genealogy Ancestors

1. Birth Information
2. Marriage Information
3. Death Information

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Online Records


Counties

Independent Cities:  Carson City

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Extinct or Renamed Counties:  Beaver · Bernalillo · Carson · Desert · Humboldt (Utah) · Iron · Juab · Lake · Millard · Mohave · Ormsby · Pahute · Pah-Ute · Rio Arriba · Rio Virgin · Roop · Saint Mary's · San Juan · Santa Ana · Taos · Tooele · Valencia · Washington · Weber · Nataqua Territory

Major Repositories

Nevada State Library and Archives · Nevada Historical Society · University of Nev Las Vegas Libraries · National Archives Pacific Region (Riverside) · National Archives Pacific Region (San Francisco) · Family History Library

Migration Pathways

Applegate Trail · California Trail · Central Overland Trail · Mormon Trail to Southern California · Old Spanish Trail · Central Pacific Railroad · Southern Pacific Railroad · Union Pacific Railroad

Did You Know?

  • Nevada has more mountain ranges than any other state. The highest point is at the 13,145 foot top of Boundary Peak.
  • Nevada is the largest gold producing state in the United States. Nevada is second in the world behind South Africa.
  • Average annual temperature in Las Vegas is 66 degrees F. The annual average daily humidity is 29%.

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Name means "snow capped" in Spanish. Nevada is 110,540 square miles; 485 miles long, 315 miles wide, Nevada ranks as the seventh largest in the United States. Nevada was the 36th state to be admitted. Nevada consists of seventeen counties.

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