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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[California]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[California_Digital_Collections|Digital Collections]]'' <br>  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[California]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[California_Online_Genealogy_Records|Online Genealogy Records]]'' <br>  
  
 
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cc9999" align="center" colspan="6" | '''California Statewide Online Databases''' <br>This is collection of links to California statewide databases. <br>Many of these links will be repeated on county pages.
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cc9999" align="center" colspan="6" | '''California Statewide Online Genealogy Records''' <br>This is a collection of links to California statewide databases and collections. <br>Many of these links will be repeated on county pages.
 
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| width="50%" valign="middle" colspan="3" style="height: 40px" | <center>'''[[California Vital Records|Vital Records]]'''</center> <center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Birth'''''</span></center>  
 
| width="50%" valign="middle" colspan="3" style="height: 40px" | <center>'''[[California Vital Records|Vital Records]]'''</center> <center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Birth'''''</span></center>  
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*{{RecordSearch|2015584|California, Divorce Index, 1966-1984}}  
 
*{{RecordSearch|2015584|California, Divorce Index, 1966-1984}}  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1141 California Divorce Index, 1966-1984] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1141 California Divorce Index, 1966-1984] ($)
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<center>'''[[California Biography|Biographies]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[California Biography|Biographies]]'''</center>  
*[http://www.ndgw.org/PRosterIndex/rostermain.html Roster of California Pioneers]
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*[http://www.ndgw.org/PRosterIndex/rostermain.html Roster of California Pioneers]  
*[http://cagenweb.com/cpl/dar1.htm DAR California Pioneers]
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*[http://cagenweb.com/cpl/dar1.htm DAR California Pioneers]  
*[http://www.oac.cdlib.org/institutions/California+Historical+Society Biographical Materials for the State of California]
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*[http://www.oac.cdlib.org/institutions/California+Historical+Society Biographical Materials for the State of California]  
*[http://www.californiagenealogy.org/bio.htm California Biographies]
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*[http://www.californiagenealogy.org/bio.htm California Biographies]  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2347 California Biographical Collection:Responses to Vital Record Inquiries, 1822-1964] Index and images ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2347 California Biographical Collection:Responses to Vital Record Inquiries, 1822-1964] Index and images ($)
 
<center>'''[[California Church Records|Church Records]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[California Church Records|Church Records]]'''</center>  
*[http://www.huntington.org/Information/ECPPmain.htm Early California Population Project] Database of information contained in early mission records.  
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*[http://www.huntington.org/Information/ECPPmain.htm Early California Population Project] Database of information contained in early mission records.
 
<center>'''[[California Cemeteries|Cemetery Records]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[California Cemeteries|Cemetery Records]]'''</center>  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2054 California, Mortuary and Cemetery Records, 1801-1932] Index and images ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2054 California, Mortuary and Cemetery Records, 1801-1932] Index and images ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2118 California, San Francisco Area Funeral Home Records, 1895-1985] Index and images ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2118 California, San Francisco Area Funeral Home Records, 1895-1985] Index and images ($)  
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*{{RecordSearch|1985807|California, Cemetery Transcriptions}} Images only
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi California Cemetery Records at Findagrave.com]  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi California Cemetery Records at Findagrave.com]  
 
*[http://www.interment.net/us/ca/index.htm California Cemetery Records at Interment.net]  
 
*[http://www.interment.net/us/ca/index.htm California Cemetery Records at Interment.net]  
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/#country=United+States&state=California&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery BillionGraves California Cemeteries]  
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/#country=United+States&state=California&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery BillionGraves California Cemeteries]  
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/california/californ.html USGenWeb Tombstone Transcription Project]
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/california/californ.html USGenWeb Tombstone Transcription Project]  
 
*[http://california-genealogy.com/California-Cemetery-Records.cfm California Cemetery Records]
 
*[http://california-genealogy.com/California-Cemetery-Records.cfm California Cemetery Records]
 
<center>'''[[California Census|Census]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[California Census|Census]]'''</center>  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49330 San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists Vol. III (November 7, 1851 to June 17, 1852)] ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49330 San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists Vol. III (November 7, 1851 to June 17, 1852)] ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3378 San Francisco Chinese Exclusion List] ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3378 San Francisco Chinese Exclusion List] ($)  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2249 San Diego, California, Airplane Passenger and Crew List Arrivals, 1929-1954] Index and images ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2249 San Diego, California, Airplane Passenger and Crew List Arrivals, 1929-1954] Index and images ($)  
 
*[http://www.sfgenealogy.com/californiabound/cb188.htm California Bound] Passenger list of those bound from NY to CA for the Gold Rush.
 
*[http://www.sfgenealogy.com/californiabound/cb188.htm California Bound] Passenger list of those bound from NY to CA for the Gold Rush.
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<center>'''[[California Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups|Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[California Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups|Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups]]'''</center>  
*[http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/collections/chineseinca.html Chinese in California, 1850-1925]
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*[http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/collections/chineseinca.html Chinese in California, 1850-1925]  
 
*[http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/collections/italianamericans/ Italian Americans in California]
 
*[http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/collections/italianamericans/ Italian Americans in California]
 
<center>'''[[California History|History]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[California History|History]]'''</center>  
*[http://www.sfmuseum.org/1906/06.html The Virtual Museum of the City of San Francisco - San Francisco 1906 Earthquake]
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*[http://www.sfmuseum.org/1906/06.html The Virtual Museum of the City of San Francisco - San Francisco 1906 Earthquake]  
*[http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/collections/earthquakeandfire/index2.html The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire]
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*[http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/collections/earthquakeandfire/index2.html The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire]  
 
*[http://www.calisphere.universityofcalifornia.edu/ Calisphere Historical information for Educators]
 
*[http://www.calisphere.universityofcalifornia.edu/ Calisphere Historical information for Educators]
 
<center>'''[[California Land and Property|Land and Property]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[California Land and Property|Land and Property]]'''</center>  
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*{{RecordSearch|2074276|U.S., Bureau of Land Management Tract Books, 1820-1908}} Images only
 
*[http://www.sos.ca.gov/archives/collections/ussg/ Spanish and Mexican Land Grants, 1855-1875]
 
*[http://www.sos.ca.gov/archives/collections/ussg/ Spanish and Mexican Land Grants, 1855-1875]
<center>'''[[California Military Records|Military Records]]'''</center>  
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| width="100%" valign="middle" colspan="3" style="height: 40px" | <center>'''[[California Military Records|Military Records]]'''</center> <center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''General Records'''''</span></center>  
 
*[http://www.militarymuseum.org/History.html California Military History]  
 
*[http://www.militarymuseum.org/History.html California Military History]  
*{{RecordSearch|1919699|U.S., General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934}} Images
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*{{RecordSearch|1880762|U.S., Registers of Enlistments in the U.S. Army, 1798-1914}} Index and images
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Civil War'''''</span></center>  
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*{{RecordSearch|1979425|U.S., Old War Pension Index, 1815-1926}} Index Only
*[http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database]
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*{{RecordSearch|1919699|U.S., General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934}} Images  
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Mexican War'''''</span></center>  
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*{{RecordSearch|1916230|U.S., National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938}} Partial index and images
*{{RecordSearch|1979390|U.S., Mexican War Pension Index, 18887-1926}} Images
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*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''War with Spain'''''</span></center>  
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*{{RecordSearch|1834308|U.S., Index to General Correspondence of the Pension Office, 1889-1904}} Index only
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*{{RecordSearch|1832324|U.S., Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933}} Index and images
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Indian Wars, dates vary'''''</span></center>  
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*{{RecordSearch|1979427|U.S., Index to Indian Wars Pension Files, 1892-1926}} Index only
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''War of 1812, 1812-1815'''''</span></center>
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*{{RecordSearch|1916219|U.S., War of 1812 Index to Service Records, 1812-1815}} Index only
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Mexican War, 1846-1848'''''</span></center>
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*{{RecordSearch|1987567|U.S., Mexican War Index and Service Records, 1846-1848}} Index only
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*{{RecordSearch|1979390|U.S., Mexican War Pension Index, 1887-1926}} Index only
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Civil War, 1861-1865'''''</span></center>  
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*[http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database]
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*{{RecordSearch|1922519|U.S., Civil War Widows and Other Dependents Pension Files}} Index (free) and images ($); INCOMPLETE
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*{{RecordSearch|1471019|U.S., Civil War and Later Pension Index, 1861-1917}} Index (free) and images ($)
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*{{RecordSearch|1916234|U.S., Records of Confederate Prisoners of War, 1861-1865}} Images only
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*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Spanish-American War, 1898'''''</span></center>  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1919583|U.S. Index to Service Records, War with Spain, 1898}} Images
 
*{{RecordSearch|1919583|U.S. Index to Service Records, War with Spain, 1898}} Images
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''World War I'''''</span></center>  
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''World War I, 1917-1918'''''</span></center>  
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*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only
 
*{{RecordSearch|1968530|U.S. WW I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918}} Index and images  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1968530|U.S. WW I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918}} Index and images  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2245 California, World War I Death Announcements, 1918-1921] Index and images ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2245 California, World War I Death Announcements, 1918-1921] Index and images ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2244 California, World War I Soldier Citations, 1918-1921] Index and images ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2244 California, World War I Soldier Citations, 1918-1921] Index and images ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1701 California, WWI Soldier Service Cards and Photos, 1917-1918] Index and images ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1701 California, WWI Soldier Service Cards and Photos, 1917-1918] Index and images ($)
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''World War II'''''</span></center>  
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''World War II, 1941-1945'''''</span></center>  
*[http://www.calisphere.universityofcalifornia.edu/jarda/ JARDA-Japanese American Relocation Digital Archives]
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*[http://www.calisphere.universityofcalifornia.edu/jarda/ JARDA-Japanese American Relocation Digital Archives]  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8918 Japanese Americans Relocated During World War II] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8918 Japanese Americans Relocated During World War II] ($)  
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*{{RecordSearch|2028680|U.S., World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946}} Index only
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*{{RecordSearch|1339071|United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 (Image Browse)}} (FamilySearch) - free
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*{{RecordSearch|1861144|United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942}} (images with partial index) (FamilySearch) - free
 
<center>'''[[California Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization Records]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[California Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization Records]]'''</center>  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1849982|California, Northern U.S. District Court Naturalization Index, 1852-1989}} Images  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1849982|California, Northern U.S. District Court Naturalization Index, 1852-1989}} Images  
*{{RecordSearch|1849628|California, Southern District Court (Central) Naturalization Index, 1915-1976}} Images
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*{{RecordSearch|1849628|California, Southern District Court (Central) Naturalization Index, 1915-1976}} Images  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1192 U.S. Naturalization Records Indexes in U.S. District Court for California, 1851-1928] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1192 U.S. Naturalization Records Indexes in U.S. Circuit Court for California, 1855-1912] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1193 U.S., Naturalization Records for California - U.S. District and Superior Courts - Original Documents, 1876-1940 (World Archives Project) ] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1154 Selected U.S. Naturalization Records - U.S. District and Superior Courts - Original Documents for Colorado, 1876-1958] ($)
 
<center>'''[[California Newspapers|Newspapers]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[California Newspapers|Newspapers]]'''</center>  
*[http://cdnc.ucr.edu/cdnc California Digital Newspaper Collection]
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*[http://cdnc.ucr.edu/cdnc California Digital Newspaper Collection]  
*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/newspapers/?state=California&ethnicity=&language= Chronicling America California Digitzed Newspapers]  
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/newspapers/?state=California&ethnicity=&language= Chronicling America California Digitized Newspapers]  
 
*[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa/ca California Online Historical Newspapers]  
 
*[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa/ca California Online Historical Newspapers]  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/oldsearch/locality/dbpage.aspx?i=d&tp=2&p=7&cj=1&netid=cj&o_xid=0001124599&o_lid=0001124599&o_sch=Affiliate+External&categoryFilterID=38&showPaging=true California Newspapers] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/oldsearch/locality/dbpage.aspx?i=d&tp=2&p=7&cj=1&netid=cj&o_xid=0001124599&o_lid=0001124599&o_sch=Affiliate+External&categoryFilterID=38&showPaging=true California Newspapers] ($)
 
<center>'''[[California Court Records|Prison Records]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[California Court Records|Prison Records]]'''</center>  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=34666 Alcatraz, California, U.S. Penitentiary, Prisoner Index, 1934-1963]  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=34666 Alcatraz, California, U.S. Penitentiary, Prisoner Index, 1934-1963]
<center>'''[[Alaska Probate Records|Probate Records]]'''</center>  
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<center>'''[[California Probate Records|Probate Records]]'''</center>  
 
*[http://www.archives.state.ak.us/pdfs/collection_guides/probate_index.pdf Alaska State Archives Probate Index]
 
*[http://www.archives.state.ak.us/pdfs/collection_guides/probate_index.pdf Alaska State Archives Probate Index]
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<center>'''Tax Records'''</center>
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*{{RecordSearch|2075263|U.S., Internal Revenue Assessment Lists, 1862-1874}} Images only
 
<center>'''[[California Voting Registers|Voting Registers]]'''</center>  
 
<center>'''[[California Voting Registers|Voting Registers]]'''</center>  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1935764|California, Great Registers, 1866-1910}} Index only  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1935764|California, Great Registers, 1866-1910}} Index only  
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United States Gotoarrow.png California Gotoarrow.png Online Genealogy Records

California Statewide Online Genealogy Records
This is a collection of links to California statewide databases and collections.
Many of these links will be repeated on county pages.
Vital Records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Divorce


Biographies
Church Records
Cemetery Records
Census
Directories
Immigration Records
Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups
History
Land and Property
Military Records
General Records
Indian Wars, dates vary
War of 1812, 1812-1815
Mexican War, 1846-1848
Civil War, 1861-1865
Spanish-American War, 1898
World War I, 1917-1918
World War II, 1941-1945
Naturalization Records
Newspapers
Prison Records
Probate Records
Tax Records
Voting Registers