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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]][[California|California]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Colusa County'''
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Guide to '''Colusa County California genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Colusa County
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| county_map = California Colusa Map.png
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| state = California
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| founded year = 1850
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| founded date = February 18
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| seat = Colusa
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| building address =  Colusa County Courthouse<br>546 Jay St; <br>Colusa, CA 95932-2443; <br>Phone. 530.458.0500&nbsp;<br> [http://www.countyofcolusa.org/index.aspx?NID=215 '''Colusa County Website'''] }}
  
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
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Colusa County&nbsp;has birth records 1873, marriage records from 1853, death&nbsp;records from 1889, probate, court, land and assessment rolls from 1851, Great Registers from 1866 and military rolls from 1879
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=== Historical Facts  ===
 
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== Resources  ==
 
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=== Archives and and Libraries  ===
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=== Bible Records ===
 
 
[http://www.colusanet.com/ccl/ Colusa County Library]<br>738 Market Stret<br>Colusa, CA 95932<br>530 458-7671
 
 
 
[http://www.colusi.org/ Colusa County Historical Society]<br>Colusa County Historical Records Commission<br>c/o Colusa County Library<br>738 Market Street<br>Colusa, CA 95932<br>Phone: (530) 458-7671<br>The county commission oversees preservation and conservation of county records of historical importance and the county records archives.
 
 
 
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{{Census|California}}
  
 
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[http://www.colusanet.com/ccl/ Colusa County Library]<br>738 Market Stret<br>Colusa, CA 95932<br>530 458-7671
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[http://www.colusi.org/ Colusa County Historical Society]<br>Colusa County Historical Records Commission<br>c/o Colusa County Library<br>738 Market Street<br>Colusa, CA 95932<br>Phone: (530) 458-7671<br>The county commission oversees preservation and conservation of county records of historical importance and the county records archives.
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==== County Courthouse  ====
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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For marriages from 1853-1872<br>[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
 
For marriages from 1853-1872<br>[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
  
 
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Colusa/ Linkpendium]  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Colusa/ Linkpendium]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/colusa/colusa.html USGenWeb Archives]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/colusa/colusa.html USGenWeb Archives]  
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*{{FHL|206481|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch Family History Library Catalog}}
 
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Guide to Colusa County California genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Colusa County, California
Map
Map of California highlighting Colusa County
Location in the state of California
Map of the U.S. highlighting California
Location of California in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 18, 1850
County Seat Colusa
Courthouse
Address Colusa County Courthouse
546 Jay St;
Colusa, CA 95932-2443;
Phone. 530.458.0500 
Colusa County Website


County Courthouse

Colusa County has birth records 1873, marriage records from 1853, death records from 1889, probate, court, land and assessment rolls from 1851, Great Registers from 1866 and military rolls from 1879

 

Historical Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Colusa County, California

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Arbuckle

College City, Colusa (County Seat)

Delavan

Fouls Springs

Grimes

Lodoga

Maxwell

Princeton

Sites, Stonyford, Sycamore

Williams, Wilbur Springs

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Colusa County, California Genealogy census records online, see: California Census.

Church History and Records

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

The county clerk is usually the custodian of probate records. The records include wills, fee books, claim registers, legacy records, inheritance records, probate ticklers, and dockets.

Content: Probate Records may give the decedent's date of death, names of his or her spouse, children, parents, siblings, in-laws, neighbors, associates, relatives, and their place of residence.

You can obtain copies of the original probate records (such as wills and estate files) by writing to the county clerk at the county courthouse.

The FamilySearch Catalog lists films of probate records. To find the records for this county, use the Place Search for California - Colusa - Probate records.

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

Colusa County Library
738 Market Stret
Colusa, CA 95932
530 458-7671

Colusa County Historical Society
Colusa County Historical Records Commission
c/o Colusa County Library
738 Market Street
Colusa, CA 95932
Phone: (530) 458-7671
The county commission oversees preservation and conservation of county records of historical importance and the county records archives.

County Courthouse

Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth

Marriage

For marriages from 1853-1872
Western States Marriage Index.

Divorce

Death

Voting Registers

Websites

References

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