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Revision as of 10:58, 6 August 2011

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United States Gotoarrow.png Nevada Gotoarrow.png Pershing County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1919--Pershing County was created 18 March 1919 from Humboldt County. County seat: Lovelock [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated 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







Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

LDS Cemetery Records

US Vol. 21 page 1 - Big Meadow Cemetery

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Lovelock

Court

Land

Local Histories

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.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Pershing County Library
P.O. Box 781
1125 Central Avenue
Lovelock , Nevada 89419
Telephone 775-273-2216
www.clan.lib.nv.us/polaris/

Family History Centers

Lovelock Nevada
220 Maple Dr
Lovelock, Pershing, Nevada, United States
Telephone: 775-273-7380

This is not a mailing address. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries. Contact Center for open hours as they vary.


Web Sites

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).