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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[California|California]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Sonoma County'''  
  
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
 
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
  
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*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>  
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
 
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=== Cemeteries  ===
 
=== Cemeteries  ===
  
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=142858 Cloverdale Cemetery, Cloverdale] BillionGraves
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=142858 Cloverdale Cemetery, Cloverdale] BillionGraves  
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=11675 Santa Rosa Calvary Cemetery, Santa Rosa] BillionGraves
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=11675 Santa Rosa Calvary Cemetery, Santa Rosa] BillionGraves
  
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=== History  ===
 
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*[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ca/sonoma/webbbs_config.pl Sonoma County, California Obituary and Death Notice Collection] Free from GenealogyBuff.com. Obits and death notices from Various Funeral Homes in the Santa Rosa area as well as those of celebrities and VIP's.
 
*[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ca/sonoma/webbbs_config.pl Sonoma County, California Obituary and Death Notice Collection] Free from GenealogyBuff.com. Obits and death notices from Various Funeral Homes in the Santa Rosa area as well as those of celebrities and VIP's.
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Cloverdale California Family History Center]]  
 
*[[Cloverdale California Family History Center]]  
*[[Coalinga California Family History Center]]<br>
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*[[Coalinga California Family History Center]]<br>  
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*[[Sonoma California Family History Center]]<br>
 
*[[Sonoma California Family History Center]]<br>
  

Revision as of 16:00, 7 March 2012

United States Gotoarrow.pngCaliforniaGotoarrow.png Sonoma County

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

Parent County

18 February 1850: Sonoma County was created as an original county.  County seat: Santa Rosa [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1906: Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Santa Rosa

Court Records

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

History

Land and property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Sonoma County History and Genealogy Library

Family History Centers

Websites

References

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