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== References  ==
== References  ==

Revision as of 07:01, 7 January 2011

United States Gotoarrow.png California Gotoarrow.png Shasta County

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

Parent County

18 February 1850: Shasta County was created as an original county. County seat: Redding [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

14 June 1853: Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:


Populated Places

Indian Reservations or Rancherias

The Big Bend Indian Rancheria is located in this county.

Neighboring Counties


Archives and Libraries


Church History and Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Redding
  • Shasta



Land and property



Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums



  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).