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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[California|California]] > Del Norte County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] > [[California|California]] > Del Norte County''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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=== County Courthouse  ===
  
== History ==
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[http://www.delnorte.courts.ca.gov/ Del Norte County Courthouse]<br>981 H St; <br>Crescent City, CA 95531;<br>Phone 707.464.7204<br>&nbsp;
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County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records from 1848;<br>County recorder has birth, marriage and death records from 1873,<br>land records from 1853, leases andagreements 1857-1954<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Del Norte County, California. Page 84 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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=== Historical Facts ===
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{{Wikipedia|Del Norte County, California}}
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1857--'''Del Norte County was created&nbsp;from former Klamath County.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Crescent City&nbsp;
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'''2 March 1857:''' Del Norte County was created from former [[Klamath County, California|Klamath]] County.<br>'''County seat:''' Crescent City <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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'''18 January 1948:''' Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
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*[[Burned Counties Research]]
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
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*[[Curry County, Oregon|Curry County, Oregon]]
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*[[Humboldt County, California|Humboldt]]
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*[[Josephine County, Oregon|Josephine County, Oregon]]
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*[[Siskiyou County, California|Siskiyou]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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{{Census|California}}
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=== Church History and Records  ===
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=== Directories  ===
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=== Gazetteers  ===
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==== Land ====
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==== Archives, Libraries and Museums ====
  
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==== County Courthouse ====
  
==== Maps  ====
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[http://www.co.del-norte.ca.us/ www.co.del-norte.ca.us/]
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Crescent City California Family History Center]]
  
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Many early marriages are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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HEADINGS 4 and 5
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.cagenweb.com/delnorte/ Del Norte County CAGenWeb]
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206509&subject_disp=California%2C+Del+Norte&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Del_Norte/ Linkpendium]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/delnorte/delnorte.html USGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ca/delnorte/delnorte.html USGenWeb Archives] backup site
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*{{FHL|206509|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
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{{California|California}}
  
 
[[Category:Del_Norte_County,_California]]
 
[[Category:Del_Norte_County,_California]]

Revision as of 17:02, 7 June 2012

United States > California > Del Norte County

County Courthouse

Del Norte County Courthouse
981 H St;
Crescent City, CA 95531;
Phone 707.464.7204
 

County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records from 1848;
County recorder has birth, marriage and death records from 1873,
land records from 1853, leases andagreements 1857-1954[1]

Historical Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Del Norte County, California

Parent County

2 March 1857: Del Norte County was created from former Klamath County.
County seat: Crescent City [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

18 January 1948: Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Del Norte 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

Military History and Records

Migration

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

County Courthouse

www.co.del-norte.ca.us/

Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth

Marriage

Many early marriages are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

Divorce

Death

Voting Registers

HEADINGS 4 and 5


Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Del Norte County, California. Page 84 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).