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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[California|California]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Imperial_County,_California]]
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Imperial County California genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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== History  ==
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{{CADC}}
  
==== Parent County  ====
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Imperial County
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| county_map = California Imperial Map.png
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| state = California
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| state_map = California.png
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| founded year = 1907
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| founded date = April 17
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| seat = El Centro
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| building image =
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| building address =  Imperial County Courthouse<br>940 W Main St; <br>El Centro, CA 92243<br>Phone 760.482.4220
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[http://www.co.imperial.ca.us/ '''Imperial County Website'''] }} 
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=== County Courthouse  ===
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County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1907<br>County Recorder has birth, marriage and death records from 1907 <ref>Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America&amp;lt;/i&amp;gt;, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Imperial County, California. Page 84.</ref>
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=== Historical Facts  ===
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=== Parent County  ===
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'''6 August 1907:''' Imperial County was created from [[San Diego County, California|San Diego]] County. '''County seat:''' El Centro <ref>[The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America],10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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For animated maps illustrating California county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/california/ "Rotating Formation California County Boundary Maps"] (1850-1925) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
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==== Records Loss  ====
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For a list of record loss in California counties see: [http://www.genealogyinc.com/california/ca-counties.html#courthouse California Counties with Burned Courthouses]
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=== Places/Localities  ===
  
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places ====
====Populated Places====
 
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
== Resources  ==
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*[[La Paz County, Arizona|La Paz County, Arizona]]
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*[[Riverside County, California|Riverside]]
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*[[San Diego County, California|San Diego]]
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*[[Yuma County, Arizona|Yuma County, Arizona]]
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=== Resources  ===
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Census  ====
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==== Church History and Records  ====
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==== Court Records  ====
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==== Crime and Criminals  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Land ====
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=== History ===  
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/california/ Maps of California (1850-1925)]
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[[Image:Caimperial.png|500px|Caimperial.png]]
  
==== Military  ====
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==== Migration  ====
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==== Military History and Records  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Periodicals  ====
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==== Probate Records  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Archives, Libraries and Museums  =====
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===== County Courthouse  =====
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[El Centro California Family History Center|El Centro California Family History Center]]<br>
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==== Societies ====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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{{CA Vital Intro}}
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See also [http://www.genealogyinc.com/california/ca-vital-records/ How to order California Vital Records]
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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===== Birth  =====
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===== Marriage  =====
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===== Divorce  =====
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===== Death  =====
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==== Voting Registers  ====
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== Genealogy Societies, Archives and Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/california/ca-society-archive/ List of California Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies]
  
 
== 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.genealogyinc.com/california/imperial-county/ Imperial County, CA History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206546&subject_disp=California%2C+Imperial&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/104090835347610280512 California Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/120538224699188/ California Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
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*[http://www.cagenweb.com/imperial/ Imperial County CAGenWeb]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Imperial/ Linkpendium]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/imperial/imperial.html USGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/imperial/imperial.html USGenWeb Archives]backup site
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=== References  ===
  
== References  ==
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<references/>
  
[[Category:Imperial_County,_California]]
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Revision as of 14:55, 20 March 2014

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Guide to Imperial County California genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records



Imperial County, California
Map
Map of California highlighting Imperial County
Location in the state of California
Map of the U.S. highlighting California
Location of California in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 17, 1907
County Seat El Centro
Courthouse
Address Imperial County Courthouse
940 W Main St;
El Centro, CA 92243
Phone 760.482.4220

Imperial County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1907
County Recorder has birth, marriage and death records from 1907 [1]

Historical Facts

Parent County

6 August 1907: Imperial County was created from San Diego County. County seat: El Centro [2]

Boundary Changes

For animated maps illustrating California county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation California County Boundary Maps" (1850-1925) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Records Loss

For a list of record loss in California counties see: California Counties with Burned Courthouses

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

Church History and Records

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Caimperial.png

Migration

Military History and Records

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums
County Courthouse
Family History Centers

Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. See the CDC Where to Write website for information on acquiring copies of these records. The State office has records since July 1905. For earlier records, contact the County Recorder. See also How to order California Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Divorce
Death

Voting Registers

Genealogy Societies, Archives and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America&lt;/i&gt;, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Imperial County, California. Page 84.
  2. [The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America],10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).