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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==

Revision as of 20:18, 18 March 2009

United States  > California > Del Norte County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1857--Del Norte County was created 2 March 1857 from former Klamath County.
County seat: Crescent City [1]

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Societies and Libraries

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