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== Counties  ==
 
== Counties  ==
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*[[Churchill County, Nevada|Churchill]]  
 
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*[[Clark County, Nevada |Clark]]  
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*[[Douglas County, Nevada|Douglas]]  
 
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*[[Elko County, Nevada|Elko]]
 
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'''Independent Cities:&nbsp;''' [[Carson City, Nevada|Carson City]]  
 
'''Independent Cities:&nbsp;''' [[Carson City, Nevada|Carson City]]  
  
'''Extinct or Renamed Counties:''' [[Beaver County, Nevada|Beaver]]{{·}} [[Bernalillo County,Nevada|Bernalillo]]{{·}} [[Carson County, Nevada|Carson]]{{·}} [[Desert County, Nevada|Desert]]{{·}} [[Humboldt County, Utah|Humboldt (Utah)]]{{·}} [[Iron County, Utah|Iron]]{{·}} [[Juab County, Utah|Juab]]{{·}} [[Lake County, Utah|Lake]]{{·}} [[Millard County, Utah|Millard]]{{·}} [[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave]]{{·}} [[Ormsby County, |Ormsby]]{{·}} [[Pahute County, Nevada|Pahute]]{{·}} [[Pah-Ute County, |Pah-Ute]]{{·}} [[Rio Arriba County, |Rio Arriba]]{{·}} [[Rio Virgin County, Utah|Rio Virgin]]{{·}} [[Roop County, |Roop]]{{·}} [[Saint Mary's County, |Saint Mary's]]{{·}} [[San Juan County, New Mexico (Extinct)|San Juan]]{{·}} [[Santa Ana County, |Santa Ana]]{{·}} [[Taos County, |Taos]]{{·}} [[Tooele County, Utah|Tooele]]{{·}} [[Valencia County, |Valencia]]{{·}} [[Washington County, Utah|Washington]]{{·}} [[Weber County, Utah|Weber]]{{·}} [[Nataqua Territory|Nataqua Territory]]  
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'''Extinct or Renamed Counties:''' [[Beaver County, Nevada|Beaver]]{{·}} [[Bernalillo County,Nevada|Bernalillo]]{{·}} [[Carson County, Nevada|Carson]]{{·}} [[Desert County, Nevada|Desert]]{{·}} [[Humboldt County, Utah|Humboldt (Utah)]]{{·}} [[Iron County, Utah|Iron]]{{·}} [[Juab County, Utah|Juab]]{{·}} [[Lake County, Utah|Lake]]{{·}} [[Millard County, Utah|Millard]]{{·}} [[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave]]{{·}} [[Ormsby County,|Ormsby]]{{·}} [[Pahute County, Nevada|Pahute]]{{·}} [[Pah-Ute County,|Pah-Ute]]{{·}} [[Rio Arriba County, Nevada|Rio Arriba]]{{·}} [[Rio Virgin County, Utah|Rio Virgin]]{{·}} [[Roop County,|Roop]]{{·}} [[Saint Mary's County,|Saint Mary's]]{{·}} [[San Juan County, New Mexico (Extinct)|San Juan]]{{·}} [[Santa Ana County, Nevada|Santa Ana]]{{·}} [[Taos County, Nevada|Taos]]{{·}} [[Tooele County, Utah|Tooele]]{{·}} [[Valencia County, Nevada|Valencia]]{{·}} [[Washington County, Utah|Washington]]{{·}} [[Weber County, Utah|Weber]]{{·}} [[Nataqua Territory|Nataqua Territory]]  
 
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=== Major Repositories  ===
 
=== Major Repositories  ===
  
[[Nevada State Library and Archives]]{{·}} [[Nevada Historical Society]]{{·}} [[University of Nev Libraries]]{{·}} [[National Archives Pacific Region (Riverside)]]{{·}} [[National Archives Pacific Region (San Francisco)]]{{·}} [[Family History Library]]  
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[[Nevada State Library and Archives]]{{·}} [[Nevada Historical Society]]{{·}} [[University of Nev Libraries]]{{·}} [[National Archives Pacific Region (Riverside)]]{{·}} [[National Archives Pacific Region (San Francisco)]]{{·}} [[Family History Library]]  
  
 
=== Migration Pathways  ===
 
=== Migration Pathways  ===
  
[[Applegate Trail]]{{·}} [[California Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Overland Trail]]{{·}} [[Mormon Trail to Southern California]]{{·}} [[Old Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Southern Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Union Pacific Railroad]]  
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[[Applegate Trail]]{{·}} [[California Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Overland Trail]]{{·}} [[Mormon Trail to Southern California]]{{·}} [[Old Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Southern Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Union Pacific Railroad]]  
  
 
=== Did You Know?  ===
 
=== Did You Know?  ===
  
* has more mountain ranges than any other state. The highest point is at the 13,145 foot top of .  
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*has more mountain ranges than any other state. The highest point is at the 13,145 foot top of .  
* is the largest gold producing state in the . is second in the world behind South Africa.  
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*is the largest gold producing state in the . is second in the world behind South Africa.  
*Average annual temperature in is 66 degrees F. The annual average daily humidity is 29%. <br>
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*Average annual temperature in is 66 degrees F. The annual average daily humidity is 29%. <br>
  
 
[[Image:Nevada flag.png|150px|Nevada Flag]]  
 
[[Image:Nevada flag.png|150px|Nevada Flag]]  
  
* means "snow capped" in . is 110,540 square miles; 485 miles long, 315 miles wide, ranks as the seventh largest in the . was the 36th state to be admitted. consists of seventeen counties.
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*means "snow capped" in . is 110,540 square miles; 485 miles long, 315 miles wide, ranks as the seventh largest in the . was the 36th state to be admitted. consists of seventeen counties.
  
 
=== Research Tools  ===
 
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/nevadagenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - ]  
 
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/nevadagenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - ]  
 
*[http://www.nvgenweb.org/ The Nevada GenWeb project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [http://www.usgenweb.org/ Project], which provides internet information on every county in every state.  
 
*[http://www.nvgenweb.org/ The Nevada GenWeb project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [http://www.usgenweb.org/ Project], which provides internet information on every county in every state.  
*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/US/.pdf ] largely duplicates these Wiki pages. Includes some bibliographic lists from Library, 2001.
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*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/US/.pdf] largely duplicates these Wiki pages. Includes some bibliographic lists from Library, 2001.
  
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Revision as of 00:51, 18 July 2014

This article is about a western state. For other uses, see (disambituation).

United States Gotoarrow.png Nevada

Nevada Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
State Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources
Welcome to , The Silver State

How to Find Your
Nevada, United States Genealogy Ancestor's
1. Birth Information
2. Marriage Information
3. Death Information
The pristine shoreline of Lake Tahoe, NV

Hand and keyboard.jpg Nevada
Online Records


Counties

Elko CountyHumboldt CountyWashoe CountyPershing CountyLander CountyChurchill CountyEureka CountyWhite Pine County, NevadaLincoln CountyNye CountyClark CountyEsmeralda CountyMineral CountyLyon CountyDouglas CountyStorey CountyCarson CityNevada-county-map.gif

Independent Cities:  Carson City

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 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 Trail · Central Pacific Railroad · Southern Pacific Railroad · Union Pacific Railroad

Did You Know?

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

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

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