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Guide to '''Carson City Nevada genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
 
== 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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==== Maps  ====
 
==== 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  ====
 
==== 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  ==
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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>
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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 02:40, 20 March 2013

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Guide to Carson City Nevada genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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).