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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1864--'''Nye County was created 16 February 1864 from [[Esmeralda_County,_Nevada|Esmeralda]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Tonopah <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1864--'''Nye County was created 16 February 1864 from [[Esmeralda County, Nevada|Esmeralda]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Tonopah <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  ==
 
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| Adaven  
| Brucite
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| Brucite  
| Duckwater
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| Hot Creek
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| Hot Creek  
| Manhattan
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| Manhattan  
| Pioneer
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| Pioneer  
 
| Springdale
 
| Springdale
 
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| Amargosa Valley
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| Amargosa Valley  
| Bull Fork
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| Bull Fork  
| Farmer Station
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| Farmer Station  
| Hot Springs
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| Hot Springs  
| Manse
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| Manse  
| Pritchards Station
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| Pritchards Station  
 
| Steigmeyer
 
| Steigmeyer
 
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| Ashton
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| Ashton  
| Bull Frog
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| Bull Frog  
| Flowers Camp
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| Flowers Camp  
| Ione
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| Ione  
| Mellan
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| Mellan  
| Ralston
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| Ralston  
 
| Sugar Bunk
 
| Sugar Bunk
 
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| Barcelona Summit
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| Barcelona Summit  
| Camp Desert Rock
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| Camp Desert Rock  
| Gabbs
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| Gabbs  
| Jefferson
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| Jefferson  
| Mercury
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| Mercury  
| Reese River
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| Reese River  
 
| Sunnyside
 
| Sunnyside
 
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| Basic
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| Basic  
| Carvers
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| Carvers  
| Gold Center
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| Gold Center  
| Johnnie
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| Johnnie  
| Millett
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| Millett  
| Rhyolite
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| Rhyolite  
 
| Tonopah
 
| Tonopah
 
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| Beatty
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| Beatty  
| Crows Nest
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| Crows Nest  
| Golden Arrow
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| Golden Arrow  
| Labbe Camp
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| Labbe Camp  
| Morey
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| Morey  
| Round Mountain
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| Round Mountain  
 
| Tybo
 
| Tybo
 
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| Belmont
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| Belmont  
| Crystal
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| Crystal  
| Goldyke
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| Goldyke  
| Lockes
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| Lockes  
| Nyala
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| Nyala  
| San Pedros
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| San Pedros  
 
| Valley View
 
| Valley View
 
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| Berlin
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| Currant
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| Currant  
| Grantsville
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| Lodi  
 
| Lodi  
| Pactolus
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| Scottys Junction
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| Warm Spring
 
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| Darroughs Hot Springs
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| Darroughs Hot Springs  
| Hadley
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| Lodi Tanks
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| Pahrump
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| Washington
 
| Washington
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Churchill_County,_Nevada|Churchill]]
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*[[Churchill County, Nevada|Churchill]]  
*[[Clark_County,_Nevada|Clark]]
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*[[Clark County, Nevada|Clark]]  
*[[Esmeralda_County,_Nevada|Esmeralda]]
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*[[Esmeralda County, Nevada|Esmeralda]]  
*[[Eureka_County,_Nevada|Eureka]]  
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*[[Eureka County, Nevada|Eureka]]  
*[[Inyo_County,_California|Inyo County, California]]
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*[[Inyo County, California|Inyo County, California]]  
*[[Lander_County,_Nevada|Lander]]
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*[[Lander County, Nevada|Lander]]  
*[[Lincoln_County,_Nevada|Lincoln]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Nevada|Lincoln]]  
*[[Mineral_County,_Nevada|Mineral]]
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*[[Mineral County, Nevada|Mineral]]  
*[[White_Pine_County,_Nevada|White Pine]]
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*[[White Pine County, Nevada|White Pine]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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[http://members.tripod.com/Cactusgems_Garden/mineralcountydeathindex.htm Records of deaths] that happened in Nye County&nbsp;as well as in other places and buried in Nye County.&nbsp; The records also include deaths in Esmeralda and Mineral Counties. &nbsp;Records are from various sources, i.e. newspapers and funeral homes. Searchable by alphabetical index.  
 
[http://members.tripod.com/Cactusgems_Garden/mineralcountydeathindex.htm Records of deaths] that happened in Nye County&nbsp;as well as in other places and buried in Nye County.&nbsp; The records also include deaths in Esmeralda and Mineral Counties. &nbsp;Records are from various sources, i.e. newspapers and funeral homes. Searchable by alphabetical index.  
  
199 marriages from 2 Oct 1864 to 9 Apr 1903 are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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199 marriages from 2 Oct 1864 to 9 Apr 1903 are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Nye_County,_Nevada]]
 
[[Category:Nye_County,_Nevada]]

Revision as of 23:52, 4 March 2010

United States  > Nevada > Nye County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1864--Nye County was created 16 February 1864 from Esmeralda County.  County seat: Tonopah [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Adaven Brucite Duckwater Hot Creek Manhattan Pioneer Springdale
Amargosa Valley Bull Fork Farmer Station Hot Springs Manse Pritchards Station Steigmeyer
Ashton Bull Frog Flowers Camp Ione Mellan Ralston Sugar Bunk
Barcelona Summit Camp Desert Rock Gabbs Jefferson Mercury Reese River Sunnyside
Basic Carvers Gold Center Johnnie Millett Rhyolite Tonopah
Beatty Crows Nest Golden Arrow Labbe Camp Morey Round Mountain Tybo
Belmont Crystal Goldyke Lockes Nyala San Pedros Valley View
Berlin Currant Grantsville Lodi Pactolus Scottys Junction Warm Spring
Bonnie Claire Darroughs Hot Springs Hadley Lodi Tanks Pahrump Silverbow Washington












Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Records of deaths that happened in Nye County as well as in other places and buried in Nye County.  The records also include deaths in Esmeralda and Mineral Counties.  Records are from various sources, i.e. newspapers and funeral homes. Searchable by alphabetical index.

199 marriages from 2 Oct 1864 to 9 Apr 1903 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

Central Nevada Historical Society,
1900 Logan Field Road
P. O. Box 326
Tonopah, NV 89049

 http://www.tonopahnevada.com/CentralNevadaMuseum.html

Gabbs Community Library
602 Third St
Gabbs, NV 89409
Telephone 775-285-2686

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).