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{{Nevada-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Nevada|Nevada]] > Eureka County''  
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Guide to '''Eureka County Nevada genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Eureka County | county_map = | state = Nevada | state_map = Nevada.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1873 | founded date = March 1 | seat = Lander | building image = | building address = [http://www.hcnv.us/ Eureka County Courthouse]<br>602 Eureka <br>701 S Main Street PO Box 677<br>Eureka, NV 89316-0677<br>Phone: 775.237.5262}}<br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.hcnv.us/ Eureka County Courthouse]<br>701 S Main Street PO Box 677<br>Eureka, NV 89316-0677<br>Phone: 775.237.5262<br><br>County Recorder has birth, marriage, death, burial and land records.<br>County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records from 1874. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Eureka County, Oregon page 442, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
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Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for emigrant settlers included:
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:*[[California Trail]] 1846 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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:*[[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>
  
 
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Eureka County Historical Society<br>31 S&nbsp;Main St. St&nbsp;1<br>P. O. Box 283<br>Eureka, Nevada 89316<br>Phone: (775) 237-6006  
 
Eureka County Historical Society<br>31 S&nbsp;Main St. St&nbsp;1<br>P. O. Box 283<br>Eureka, Nevada 89316<br>Phone: (775) 237-6006  
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
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*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=206382&subject_disp=Nevada%2C+Eureka&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Guide to Eureka County Nevada genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Eureka County, Nevada
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nevada
Location of Nevada in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 1, 1873
County Seat Lander
Courthouse
Address Eureka County Courthouse
602 Eureka
701 S Main Street PO Box 677
Eureka, NV 89316-0677
Phone: 775.237.5262


County Courthouse

Eureka County Courthouse
701 S Main Street PO Box 677
Eureka, NV 89316-0677
Phone: 775.237.5262

County Recorder has birth, marriage, death, burial and land records.
County Clerk has divorce, probate and court records from 1874. [1]

History

Parent County

1873--Eureka County was created 1 March 1873 from Lander County.  County seat: Eureka [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Alpha Corwin Mineral Shoshone
Barth Crescent Valley Palisade Tonkin
Beowawe Dunphy Primeaux Union
Blackburn Eureka Rixies
Buckhorn Harney Ruby Hill
Cluro Leeville Shannon








Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Eureka County, Nevada Genealogy for emigrant settlers included:

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

1,031 marriages from 22 Feb 1870 to 8 Feb 1936 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

Eureka County Historical Society
31 S Main St. St 1
P. O. Box 283
Eureka, Nevada 89316
Phone: (775) 237-6006

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Eureka County, Oregon page 442, 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).
  3. 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).
  4. Wikipedia contributors, "First Transcontinental Railroad" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad (accessed 2 August 2011).
  5. Wikipedia contributors, "Central Overland Route" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_Overland_Route (accessed 4 August 2011).
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