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Revision as of 22:19, 12 October 2011

Template:Nevada-stubUnited States Gotoarrow.png Nevada Gotoarrow.png Eureka County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

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

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