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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nevada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Carson_City,_Nevada|Carson City]]
  
== Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Carson City Nevada genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County  ====
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{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="2"
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carson City, Nevada#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carson City, Nevada#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carson City, Nevada#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carson City, Nevada#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carson City, Nevada#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carson City, Nevada#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1887*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1887*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1887*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1855</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1864</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1864</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Carson City, Nevada#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Carson City, Nevada#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Carson City, Nevada#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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*'''Independent City'''
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*'''Parent County:''' consolidated with Ormsby County in 1969 to form an independent city.
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*'''Neighboring Counties:'''
  
==== Record Loss ====
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==== Record Loss ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== 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]
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==== Church Records ====
  
== Resources ==
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Church  ====
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:*Scotland Forever<br>2533 N. Carson St., Ste 848<br>Carson City, Nevada 89706
  
==== Court ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== History ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== 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  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
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:*[http://www.carson.org/Index.aspx?page=2193 Citizenship Records: 1868-1926]
  
 
==== 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.
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==== Obituaries ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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:*[http://www.carson.org/Index.aspx?page=2193 Public Health Officer Reports: 1911-1941]
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://carson.org/ Carson City Nevada]
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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]]
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===== Libraries  =====
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:*Carson City Library<br>900 N Roop St<br>Carson City, NV 89701<br>775-887-2244
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
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:*Carson City Historical Society<br>1207 N Carson St<br>Carson City, NV 89701<br>Telephone 775-887-2174
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:*Carson City Genealogical Society<br>1509 Sharon Dr.<br>Carson City, NV 89701
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Birth =====
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:*[http://www.carson.org/Index.aspx?page=2193 Birth Records: 1867-1957]
  
Carson City Historical Society<br>1207 N Carson St<br>Carson City, NV 89701<br>Telephone 775-887-2174<br>
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===== Marriage  =====
  
Carson City Genealogical Society<br>1509 Sharon Dr.<br>Carson City, NV 89701,<br>
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:*[http://www.ccapps.org/cgi-bin/dmw200 Marriage Index]
  
Scotland Forever<br>2533 N. Carson St., Ste 848<br>Carson City, Nevada 89706<br>
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===== Death  =====
  
Carson City Library<br>900 N Roop St<br>Carson City, NV 89701<br>Telephone 775-887-2244<br>
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:*[http://www.carson.org/Index.aspx?page=2193 Death Records: 1887-1957]
  
== Web Sites  ==
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==== 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  ==
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=== References  ===
  
<references />
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{{reflist}} {{Nevada|Nevada}}
  
[[Category:Carson,_Nevada]]
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[[Category:Nevada_counties]] [[Category:Carson_City,_Nevada]]

Revision as of 18:11, 29 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Nevada Gotoarrow.png Carson City

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

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1887*
1887*
1887*
1855
1864
1864
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries
  • Independent City
  • Parent County: consolidated with Ormsby County in 1969 to form an independent city.
  • Neighboring Counties:

Record Loss

Resources

Cemeteries

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

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

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

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

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

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

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Carson City Nevada

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
  • Carson City Library
    900 N Roop St
    Carson City, NV 89701
    775-887-2244
Museums
Societies
  • 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

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

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).