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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nevada|Nevada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pershing_County,_Nevada|Pershing County]]''
== History and Tidbits ==
 
  
=== Cities ===
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Guide to '''Pershing County Nevada genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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{{NVDC}}
  
=== County Government Site ===
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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Pershing County | county_map = | state = Nevada | state_map = Nevada.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1919 | founded date = March 18 | seat = Lovelock | building image = | building address = 400 Main St <br> PO Box 820<br>Lovelock, NV 89419-0820<br>Phone: 775.273.2208<br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Pershing-County-Nevada-Courts.htm '''Pershing County Website''']}} <br>
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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== Resources ==
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=== Historical Facts  ===
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Pershing County, Nevada#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Pershing County, Nevada#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Pershing County, Nevada#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Pershing County, Nevada#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Pershing County, Nevada#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Pershing County, Nevada#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1919*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1919*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1919*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1919</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1919</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1919</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Pershing County, Nevada#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Pershing County, Nevada#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Pershing County, Nevada#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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[[LDS_Cemetery_Records|LDS Cemetery Records]]  
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*'''Parent County:''' created 18 March 1919 from [[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humboldt]]
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*'''County Seat:''' Lovelock <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Churchill County, Nevada|Churchill]] | [[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humbolt]] | [[Lander County, Nevada|Lander]] | [[Washoe County, Nevada|Washoe]]
  
US Vol. 21 page 1 - Big Meadow Cemetery
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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==== Record Loss ====
[http://www.nvgenweb.org/pershing/ The Pershing County NV GenWeb Project], a member of [[NVGenWeb|The NVGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].
 
  
[[Portal:Nevada]]
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=== Resources  ===
  
[[Category:Pershing_County,_Nevada]]
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==== Biography  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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:*[[LDS Cemetery Records|LDS Cemetery Records]], US Vol. 23 page 1, Big Meadow Cemetery
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==== Church Records  ====
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'''LDS Ward and Branch Records'''
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:*Lovelock
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==== Court Records  ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups  ====
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==== Genealogy  ====
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==== History  ====
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==== Land and Property  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Migration  ====
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Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for emigrant settlers included:<ref>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).</ref>
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:*'''''[[California Trail]]''''' 1846 to 1869 from western Missouri to northern California
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:*'''''[[Applegate Trail]]''''' 1846 (avoided the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forty_Mile_Desert#Forty_Mile_Desert Forty Mile Desert]) by leaving the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Humboldt_River Humboldt River] in [[Nevada|Nevada]] early at present-day [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rye_Patch_State_Recreation_Area Rye Reservoir], Nevada and passing through the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Rock_Desert Black Rock Desert] to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fandango_Pass Fandango Pass] past [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goose_Lake_%28Oregon-California%29 Goose Lake] on to the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lost_River_%28California%29 Lost River] and eventually the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Willamette_Valley Willamette Valley] in [[Oregon|Oregon]]
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:*'''''Nobles Road''''' 1851 from the [[Applegate Trail]] at Rabbithole Springs in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Shasta,_California Shasta City, California]
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:*'''''[[Central Pacific Railroad]]''''' since 1869 from [[Ogden, Utah]] to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sacramento,_California Sacramento, California]<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "First Transcontinental Railroad" in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad (accessed 2 August 2011).</ref>
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==== Military  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
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*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=63&ci=24394 Reno newspapers] going back to 1870 that may include residents of Pershing County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Pershing-County-Nevada-Courts.htm Pershing County Courthouse]<br>400 Main St; PO Box 820<br>Lovelock, NV 89419-0820<br>Phone: 775.273.2208 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1919. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pershing County, Oregon page 443, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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:*[[Lovelock Nevada Family History Center]]
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===== Libraries  =====
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:*Pershing County Library<br>P.O. Box 781<br>1125 Central Avenue <br>Lovelock , Nevada 89419<br>775-273-2216<br>[http://www.clan.lib.nv.us/polaris/ www.clan.lib.nv.us/polaris/]
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===== Societies  =====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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===== Birth  =====
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*[http://www.nvgenweb.org/pershing/ Pershing County NV GenWeb Project]
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*{{FHL|Nevada%2C+Pershing|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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=== Places  ===
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| Arabia
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| Granite Point
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| Kodak
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mill_City,_Nevada Mill City]
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| Perth
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| Rye Patch
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| Tungsten
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| Colado
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| Humboldt
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| Kyle Hot Springs
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| Nightingale
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| Placerites
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| Scossa
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| Twain
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| Cosgrave
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| Humboldt City
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+Pershing%2C+Lovelock|subject|disp=Lovelock}}
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| Oreana
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| Poker Brown
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| Toulon
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unionville,_Nevada Unionville]
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| Fitting
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Imlay,_Nevada Imlay]
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| Lower Rochester
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| Panama
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+Pershing%2C+Rochester|subject|disp=Rochester}}
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| Trego
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| Woolsey
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=== References  ===
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{{reflist}} {{Nevada|Nevada}}
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[[Category:Nevada_counties]] [[Category:Pershing_County,_Nevada]]

Revision as of 19:04, 29 April 2013

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Guide to Pershing County Nevada genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Pershing County, Nevada
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nevada
Location of Nevada in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 18, 1919
County Seat Lovelock
Courthouse
Address 400 Main St
PO Box 820
Lovelock, NV 89419-0820
Phone: 775.273.2208
Pershing County Website


Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1919*
1919*
1919*
1919
1919
1919
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Lovelock

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Pershing County, Nevada Genealogy for emigrant settlers included:[2]

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Reno newspapers going back to 1870 that may include residents of Pershing County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Pershing County Courthouse
400 Main St; PO Box 820
Lovelock, NV 89419-0820
Phone: 775.273.2208

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1919. [4]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Websites

Places

Arabia Granite Point Kodak Mill City Perth Rye Patch Tungsten
Colado Humboldt Kyle Hot Springs Nightingale Placerites Scossa Twain
Cosgrave Humboldt City Lovelock Oreana Poker Brown Toulon Unionville
Fitting Imlay Lower Rochester Panama Rochester Trego Woolsey

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pershing County, Oregon page 443, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.