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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nevada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Carson City, Nevada|Carson City]]
  
 
== Courthouse  ==
 
== Courthouse  ==
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[http://carson.org/ Carson City Nevada]
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.carson.org/Index.aspx?page=2193 Lone Mountain Cemetery: 1850-present]
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*[http://www.carson.org/Index.aspx?page=2193 Empire Cemetery: 1850-present]
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
==== Maps  ====
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==== Maps ====
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==== Migration ====
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Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for emigrant settlers included:
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:*[[California Trail]] 1844 to 1869 from western Missouri to northern California<ref>National Park Service, "California Trail" (map) in ''California National Historic Trail'' at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/upload/CALImap1-web.pdf  (accessed 2 August 2011).</ref>
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::*'''''Carson (River) Trail''''' 1848 (aka '''''Mormon Emigrant Trail''''') crossed the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forty_Mile_Desert#Forty_Mile_Desert Forty Mile Desert] past the west side of the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carson_Sink Carson Sink] to pick up the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carson_River Carson River] near [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fallon,_Nevada Fallon, Nevada] up to Hope Valley and Red Lake. The Devil's Ladder then climbed 700 feet (210 m) in half a mile so ropes, chains, and pulleys were required to lift the wagons. [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carson_Pass Carson Pass] was followed by the relatively easy West Pass ([http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kirkwood,_California Kirkwood, California]) and then on to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pollock_Pines,_California Pollock Pines], [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Placerville,_California Placerville], and [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sutter%27s_Fort Sutter's Fort, California]
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::*'''''Johnson's Cutoff''''' 1850-1851 (aka '''''Placerville Route''''', '''''Lake Tahoe Route''''' and '''''Day's Route''''') from [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sparks,_Nevada Carson City, Nevada] past the south end of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Tahoe Lake Tahoe] going south and then west to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Placerville,_California Placerville, California] and [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sacramento,_California Sacramento]
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:*[[Central Pacific Railroad]] since 1869 from [[Ogden, Utah]] to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sacramento,_California Sacramento, California]<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "First Transcontinental Railroad" in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad (accessed 2 August 2011).</ref>
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:*[[Central Overland Trail]] 1859-1869 from [[Salt Lake City, Utah]] to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carson_City,_Nevada Carson City, Nevada] through central [[Nevada]] on a route south of the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Humboldt_River Humboldt River]]<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Central Overland Route" in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_Overland_Route (accessed 4 August 2011).</ref>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=63&ci=24394 Reno newspapers] going back to 1870. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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Courtesy of the Carson City Recorder:
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*[http://www.carson.org/Index.aspx?page=2193 Birth Records: 1867-1957]
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*[http://www.ccapps.org/cgi-bin/dmw200 Marriage Index]
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*[http://www.carson.org/Index.aspx?page=2193 Death Records: 1887-1957]
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*[http://www.carson.org/Index.aspx?page=2193 Public Health Officer Reports: 1911-1941]
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*[http://www.carson.org/Index.aspx?page=2193 Citizenship Records: 1868-1926]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Carson City Historical Society<br>1207 N Carson St<br>Carson City, NV 89701<br>Telephone 775-887-2174<br>
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Carson City Historical Society<br>1207 N Carson St<br>Carson City, NV 89701<br>Telephone 775-887-2174<br>
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Carson City Genealogical Society<br>1509 Sharon Dr.<br>Carson City, NV 89701,<br>
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Scotland Forever<br>2533 N. Carson St., Ste 848<br>Carson City, Nevada 89706<br>  
  
Carson City Genealogical Society<br>1509 Sharon Dr.<br>Carson City, NV 89701
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Carson City Library<br>900 N Roop St<br>Carson City, NV 89701<br>Telephone 775-887-2244<br>
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==== Family History Centers ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Carson City Nevada Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206349&subject_disp=Nevada%2C+Churchill&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Nevada%2C+Churchill|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 15:44, 17 August 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Nevada Gotoarrow.png Carson City

Courthouse

Carson City Nevada

History

Parent County

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Carson City (Independent City), Nevada Genealogy for emigrant settlers included:

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Reno newspapers going back to 1870. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Courtesy of the Carson City Recorder:

Societies and Libraries

Carson City Historical Society
1207 N Carson St
Carson City, NV 89701
Telephone 775-887-2174

Carson City Genealogical Society
1509 Sharon Dr.
Carson City, NV 89701,

Scotland Forever
2533 N. Carson St., Ste 848
Carson City, Nevada 89706

Carson City Library
900 N Roop St
Carson City, NV 89701
Telephone 775-887-2244

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. National Park Service, "California Trail" (map) in California National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/upload/CALImap1-web.pdf (accessed 2 August 2011).
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "First Transcontinental Railroad" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad (accessed 2 August 2011).
  3. Wikipedia contributors, "Central Overland Route" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_Overland_Route (accessed 4 August 2011).