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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]][[California|California]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Kings County'''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Kings County California genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Kings County
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| county_map = California Kings Map.png
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| state = California
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| founded year = 1893
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| founded date = March 22
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| seat = Hanford
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| building address = Kings County Courthouse<br>1400 W Lacey Blvd<br> Hanford, CA 93230<br> Phone 559.582.3211 [http://www.adamscounty.us/ ''' Kings County Website'''] }}
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=== County Courthouse  ===
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Kings County Courthouse<br>1400 W Lacey Blvd<br> Hanford, CA 93230<br> Phone 559.582.3211
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County Clerk has birth marriage, death, divorce, probate,<br> court land and naturalization records from 1893<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002),  Kings County, California. Page 85 {{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|Kings County, California}}
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1893--'''Kings County was created 22 March 1893&nbsp;from Tulare County. '''County seat:''' Hanford <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''22 March 1893:''' Kings County was created from [[Tulare County, California|Tulare]] County. '''County seat:''' Hanford <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Fresno County, California|Fresno]]
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*[[Kern County, California|Kern]]
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*[[Monterey County, California|Monterey]]
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*[[San Luis Obispo County, California|San Luis Obispo]]
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*[[Tulare County, California|Tulare]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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=== Bible Records  ===
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=== Biography ===
  
==== Church  ====
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{{Census|California}}
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*Hanford
 
*Hanford
  
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=== Court Records  ===
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=== Crime and Criminals  ===
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=== Directories  ===
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=== Gazetteers  ===
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=== Genealogy ===
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=== History  ===
  
==== Land  ====
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=== Land and Property ===
  
==== Local Histories ====
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=== Maps ===
  
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=== Migration ===
  
==== Military  ====
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=== Military History and Records ===
  
==== Newspapers ====
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=== Naturalization and Citizenship ===
  
==== Probate ====
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=== Newspapers ===
  
==== Taxation ====
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=== Obituaries ===
  
==== Vital Records ====
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=== Periodicals ===
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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=== Probate Records ===
  
== Web Sites ==
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=== Repositories ===
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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==== Archives, Libraries and Museums  ====
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206567&subject_disp=California%2C+Kings&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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==== County Courthouse  ====
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Corcoran California Family History Center]]
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*[[Hanford California Family History Center]]
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*[http://kings.genwebsite.net/ Kings County CAGenWeb]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Kings/ Linkpendium]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/kings/kings.html USGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/kings/kings.html USGenWeb Archives] backup site
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*{{FHL|206567|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Kings_County,_California]]
 
[[Category:Kings_County,_California]]

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

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Kings County, California
Map
Map of California highlighting Kings County
Location in the state of California
Map of the U.S. highlighting California
Location of California in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 22, 1893
County Seat Hanford
Courthouse
Address Kings County Courthouse
1400 W Lacey Blvd
Hanford, CA 93230
Phone 559.582.3211 Kings County Website


County Courthouse

Kings County Courthouse
1400 W Lacey Blvd
Hanford, CA 93230
Phone 559.582.3211

County Clerk has birth marriage, death, divorce, probate,
court land and naturalization records from 1893[1]

Historical Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Kings County, California

Parent County

22 March 1893: Kings County was created from Tulare County. County seat: Hanford [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Kings County, California Genealogy census records online, see: California Census.

Church History and Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Avenal
  • Hanford

Court Records

Crime and Criminals

Directories

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Germans

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

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

Birth

Marriage

Divorce

Death

Voting Registers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kings County, California. Page 85 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).