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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[California|California]] > Madera County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] > [[California|California]] > Madera County''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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=== County Courthouse  ===
  
== History ==
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=== Quick Facts ===
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{{Wikipedia|Madera County, California}}
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1893--'''Madera County was created 11 March 1893&nbsp;from [[Fresno_County,_California|Fresno]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Madera <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''11 March 1893:''' Madera County was created from [[Fresno County, California|Fresno]] County. '''County seat: '''Madera <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
'''1906 '''-- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.  
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'''1906:''' Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.  
  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
  
*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>
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*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>  
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
  
*[[Fresno_County,_California|Fresno]]
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*[[Fresno County, California|Fresno]]  
*[[Mariposa_County,_California|Mariposa]]
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*[[Mariposa County, California|Mariposa]]  
*[[Merced_County,_California|Merced]]
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*[[Merced County, California|Merced]]  
*[[Mono_County,_California|Mono]]
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*[[Mono County, California|Mono]]  
*[[Tuolumne_County,_California|Tuolumne]]
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*[[Tuolumne County, California|Tuolumne]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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=== Archives and Libraries ===
  
==== Church ====
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=== Cemeteries ===
  
==== Court ====
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=== Church History and Records ===
  
==== Land ====
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=== Court Records ===
  
==== Local Histories ====
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=== History ===
  
==== Maps ====
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=== Land and Property ===
  
==== Military ====
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=== Maps ===
  
==== Newspapers ====
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=== Military History and Records ===
  
==== Probate ====
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=== Newspapers ===
  
==== Taxation ====
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=== Probate Records ===
  
==== Vital Records ====
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=== Taxation ===
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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=== Vital Records ===
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
  
*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.cagenweb.com/madera/ Madera County CAGenWeb]
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206665&subject_disp=California%2C+Madera&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Madera/ Linkpendium]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/madera/madera.html USGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ca/madera/madera.html USGenWeb Archives] backup site
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206665 FamilySearch Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Madera_County,_California]]
 
[[Category:Madera_County,_California]]

Revision as of 06:31, 2 August 2010

United States > California > Madera County

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

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

Parent County

11 March 1893: Madera County was created from Fresno County. County seat: Madera [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1906: 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

Archives and Libraries

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Court Records

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

References

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