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== Societies ==
 
== Societies ==

Revision as of 20:36, 26 July 2011

United States Gotoarrow.png California Gotoarrow.png Stanislaus County

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

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

Parent County

1 April 1854: Stanislaus County was created from Tuolumne County. County seat: Modesto [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Modesto
  • Oakdale
  • Turlock

Court Records

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Archives, Libraries and Museums

Stanislaus County Library
Address:
1500 I St
Modesto, CA 95354
Telephone: (209) 558-7800
The library's catalog is online. It has many items genealogy related items. The library subscribes to a number of online databases, some of which would be useful to genealogists. The Special Collections room at the Modesto Library includes works on genealogy, sections on California and local history, and older high school yearbooks. This area also includes non-current editions of local telephone and city directories. None of these items may be checked out. Volunteers from the Stanislaus Genealogical Society often staff this room and answer genealogical queries. 

Family History Centers

Societies

Genealogical Society of Stanislaus County, CA., Inc.
Address:
P. O. Box A
Modesto, CA 95352-3660
Telephone: (209) 529-6467
Email: gssc@worldnet.att.net
The Stanislaus Genealogical Society works closely with the Stanislaus County Library's Special Collections Room, adding to its holdings, volunteering there, and answering queries.

Websites

References

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