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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[California|California]] > San Benito County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]][[California|California]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''San Benito County'''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== History ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = San Benito County
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| state = California
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| founded year = 1874
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| founded date = February 12
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| seat = Hollister
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San Benito County Court House<br>440 5 th St 2nd Floor<br>Hollister, CA 95023<br>Phone: 831.636.4029&nbsp;
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<br>[http://www.courts.ca.gov/facilities-sanbenito.htm '''San Benito County Website'''] }}
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=== '''County Courthouse<br>'''  ===
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County Clerk has birth marriage, death, burial, <br>land and naturalization records from 1894 <br>Superior Court has divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), San Benito County, California. Page 86 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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=== Historical Records<br> ===
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''12 February 1874:''' San Benito County was created from [[Los Angeles County, California|Los Angeles]] and [[San Diego County, California|San Diego]] Counties. '''County seat: '''Holllister <ref>''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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*[[Merced County, California|Merced]]
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*[[Monterey County, California|Monterey]]
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*[[Santa Clara County, California|Santa Clara]]
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*[[Santa Cruz County, California|Santa Cruz]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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=== Bible Records  ===
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=== Biography  ===
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=== Cemeteries ===
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=== Census  ===
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{{Census|California}}
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=== Church History and Records  ===
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=== Court Records  ===
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=== Crime and Criminals  ===
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=== Directories  ===
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==== Germans ====
  
==== Church ====
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=== Gazetteers ===
  
==== Court ====
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=== Genealogy ===
  
==== Land ====
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=== History ===
  
==== Local Histories ====
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=== Land and Property ===
  
==== Maps  ====
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==== Military ====
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=== Migration ===
  
==== Newspapers ====
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=== Military History and Records ===
  
==== Probate ====
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=== Naturalization and Citizenship ===
  
==== Taxation ====
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=== Newspapers ===
  
==== Vital Records ====
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=== Obituaries ===
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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=== Periodicals ===
  
== Web Sites ==
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=== Probate Records ===
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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=== Repositories  ===
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206807&subject_disp=California%2C+San+Benito&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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==== Archives, Libraries and Museums  ====
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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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*[[Hollister California Family History Center]]<br>
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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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=== Voting Registers  ===
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== Websites  ==
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*[http://www.cagenweb.com/sbenito/ San Benito County CAGenWeb]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/San_Bento/ Linkpendium]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/sanbenito/sanbenito.html USGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/sanbenito/sanbenito.html USGenWeb Archives] backup site
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*{{FHL|206807|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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{{California|California}}
  
 
[[Category:San_Benito_County,_California]]
 
[[Category:San_Benito_County,_California]]

Revision as of 00:30, 20 March 2013

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San Benito County, California
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting California
Location of California in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 12, 1874
County Seat Hollister
Courthouse
Address San Benito County Court House
440 5 th St 2nd Floor
Hollister, CA 95023
Phone: 831.636.4029 


San Benito County Website



County Courthouse

County Clerk has birth marriage, death, burial,
land and naturalization records from 1894
Superior Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

Historical Records

Parent County

12 February 1874: San Benito County was created from Los Angeles and San Diego Counties. County seat: Holllister [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church History and Records

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), San Benito County, California. Page 86 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).