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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Nevada|Nevada]] > White Pine County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nevada|Nevada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[White_Pine_County,_Nevada|White Pine County]]''
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Guide to '''White Pine County Nevada genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County | county = White Pine County | county_map = | state = Nevada | state_map = Nevada.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1869 | founded date = March 2 | seat = Ely | building image = | building address = White Pine County Courthouse<br>953 Campton Street <br> PO Box 659 <br>Ely, NV 89301-1002<br>Phone: 775.289.2341<br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Courts-Online.php?court_records=White_Pine_County_District_Court&court=4407 '''White Pine County Website''']}}<br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Courts-Online.php?court_records=White_Pine_County_District_Court&court=4407 White Pine County Courthouse ]<br>953 Campton Street; PO Box 659; <br>Ely, NV 89301-1002<br>Phone: 775.289.2341<br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1885, <br>divorce, probate and court records from 1907 <br>and naturalization records. <br>County Recorder has land records from 1885. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), White Pine County, Oregon page 443, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1869--'''White Pine County was created 2 March 1869&nbsp;from Millard County and Utah Territory.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Ely <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1869--'''White Pine County was created 2 March 1869&nbsp;from Millard County and Utah Territory.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Ely <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
*'''Cities:''' Ely<br>
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{| width="800" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
*'''Unincorporated Communities:''' Baker | Cherry Creek | Crosstimbers | East Ely | Hamilton | Lages Station |&nbsp;Lund | Majors Place | Mcgill | Osceola | Reipetown | Ruth | Schellbourne | Strawberry
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|-
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| Adverse
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| Eberhardt
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| Keystone Junction
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| Mineral City
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+White+Pine%2C+Ruth|subject|disp=Ruth}}
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|-
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+White+Pine%2C+Baker|subject|disp=Baker}}
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+White+Pine%2C+Ely|subject|disp=Ely}}
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| Kimberly
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| Minerva
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| Shermantown
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|-
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| Baltimore Mill
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| Glenn
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| Lane City
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| Mosier
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| Shoshone
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|-
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| Calumet
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| Greens
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| Lavon
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| Osceola
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| Steptoe
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|-
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+White+Pine%2C+Cherry+Creek|subject|disp=Cherry Creek}}
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| Green Springs
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+White+Pine%2C+Lund|subject|disp=Lund}}
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| Pogonip
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| Stonehouse
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|-
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| Copper Flat
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| Hamilton
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Majors_Place,_Nevada Majors Place]
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+White+Pine%2C+Preston|subject|disp=Preston}}
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| Tippett
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|-
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| Douglas
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| Hogum
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+White+Pine%2C+McGill|subject|disp=McGill}}
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| Riepetown
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| Warm Springs
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|-
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| {{FHL|Nevada%2C+White+Pine%2C+Ely|subject|disp=East Ely}}
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| Keystone
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McGill,_Nevada McGill Junction]
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| Ruppes Place
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| Willow Grove
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|}
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Elko_County,_Nevada|Elko]]
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*[[Elko County, Nevada|Elko]]  
*[[Eureka_County,_Nevada|Eureka]]
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*[[Eureka County, Nevada|Eureka]]  
*[[Juab_County,_Utah|Juab County, Utah]]
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*[[Juab County, Utah|Juab County, Utah]]  
*[[Lincoln_County,_Nevada|Lincoln]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Nevada|Lincoln]]  
*[[Millard_County,_Utah|Millard County, Utah]]
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*[[Millard County, Utah|Millard County, Utah]]  
*[[Nye_County,_Nevada|Nye]]
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*[[Nye County, Nevada|Nye]]  
*[[Tooele_County,_Utah|Tooele County, Utah]]
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*[[Tooele County, Utah|Tooele County, Utah]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
Descriptions and site directions for the following cemeteries in White Pine County&nbsp;may be found at [http://www.interment.net/us/nv/white_pine.htm Interment.Net]:  
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Listing of graves by name, descriptions, site directions and some pictures&nbsp;for the following cemeteries in White Pine County&nbsp;can be found at [http://www.interment.net/us/nv/index.htm Interment.Net]:  
  
*Aurum Cemetery  
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*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/nv/whitepine/aurum/aurum.htm Aurum Cemetery]
*Mourners Point Cemetery  
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*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/nv/whitepine/mourners/point.htm Mourners Point Cemetery]
*Northeast Cherry Creek Cemetery  
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*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/nv/whitepine/necherry/creek.htm Northeast Cherry Creek Cemetery]
*Osceola Cemetery  
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*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/nv/whitepine/osceola/osceola.htm Osceola Cemetery]
*Southwest Cherry Creek Cemetery  
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*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/nv/whitepine/swcherry/creek.htm Southwest Cherry Creek Cemetery]
*Treasure City Cemetery  
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*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/nv/whitepine/treasure/city.htm Treasure City Cemetery]
*Ward Cemetery  
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*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/nv/whitepine/ward/ward.htm Ward Cemetery]
*Ward Isolated Graves (Chapman Grave)
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*[http://www.interment.net/data/us/nv/whitepine/chapman/chapman.htm Ward Isolated Graves (Chapman Grave)]
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Information for the following cemeteries&nbsp;can be found at [http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/index.html White Pine County Cemeteries and Burials]:
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/aurum.html Aurum Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/blackhorse.html Black Horse Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/cherrycreek.html Cherry Creek Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/eberhardt.htm Eberhardt&nbsp;Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/egan.htm Egan Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/index.html Ely Cemetery<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1232484116046_572" />]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/white_pine_county/historical_society/ft_ruby.htm Fort Ruby Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/hamilton.html Hamilton Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/index.html Lund Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/molleson_cem.htm Molleson Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/muncy.htm Muncy Creek Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/muncy.htm Osceola Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/preston_cem.htm Preston Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/ranch_cems.htm Ranch Cemeteries and Outlying Graves]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/schellborne.html Schellborne Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/taylor.html Taylor Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/treasurecity.htm Treasure City Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/unknownsites.htm Unknown Grave Locations]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/ward.html Ward Cemetery]
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*[http://www.webpanda.com/WP_cemeteries/white_river.htm White River Cemetery]
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records  
 
LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records  
  
*Ely
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*Ely  
*Lund
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*Lund  
*McGill
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*McGill  
*Preston
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*Preston  
 
*Ruth
 
*Ruth
  
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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==== Migration  ====
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Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for emigrant settlers included:
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:*[[California Trail]] 1846 to 1869 from western Missouri to northern California<ref>"Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
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:*[[Mormon Trail]] 1846 to 1869 from Nauvoo, Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah<ref>"The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in ''The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints'' at http://lds.org/gospellibrary/pioneer/pioneerstory.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
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:*[[Central Overland Trail]] 1859-1869 from Salt Lake City, Utah to Carson City, Nevada (and usually on to northern California)<ref name="COR">Wikipedia contributors, "Central Overland Route" in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_Overland_Route (accessed 13 September 2011).</ref>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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2,309 marriages from 30 Jul 1876 to 22 Apr 1959 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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White Pine Historical Society<br>White Pine County Museum<br>2000 Aultman St.<br>Ely, Nevada 89301<br>775-289-4710<br>www.wpmuseum.org
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White Pine County Library<br>950 Campton Street<br>Ely, Nevada 89301<br>Telephone: 775-289-3737<br>http://www.clan.lib.nv.us/polpac/library/clan/white/library.htm
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Ely Nevada Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206422&subject_disp=Nevada%2C+White+Pine&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Nevada%2C+White+Pine|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 01:35, 3 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Nevada Gotoarrow.png White Pine County

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

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White Pine County, Nevada
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nevada
Location of Nevada in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 2, 1869
County Seat Ely
Courthouse
Address White Pine County Courthouse
953 Campton Street
PO Box 659
Ely, NV 89301-1002
Phone: 775.289.2341
White Pine County Website


County Courthouse

White Pine County Courthouse
953 Campton Street; PO Box 659;
Ely, NV 89301-1002
Phone: 775.289.2341

County Clerk has marriage records from 1885,
divorce, probate and court records from 1907
and naturalization records.
County Recorder has land records from 1885. [1]

History

Parent County

1869--White Pine County was created 2 March 1869 from Millard County and Utah Territory. County seat: Ely [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Adverse Eberhardt Keystone Junction Mineral City Ruth
Baker Ely Kimberly Minerva Shermantown
Baltimore Mill Glenn Lane City Mosier Shoshone
Calumet Greens Lavon Osceola Steptoe
Cherry Creek Green Springs Lund Pogonip Stonehouse
Copper Flat Hamilton Majors Place Preston Tippett
Douglas Hogum McGill Riepetown Warm Springs
East Ely Keystone McGill Junction Ruppes Place Willow Grove







Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Listing of graves by name, descriptions, site directions and some pictures for the following cemeteries in White Pine County can be found at Interment.Net:

Information for the following cemeteries can be found at White Pine County Cemeteries and Burials:

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Ely
  • Lund
  • McGill
  • Preston
  • Ruth

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from White Pine County, Nevada Genealogy for emigrant settlers included:

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

2,309 marriages from 30 Jul 1876 to 22 Apr 1959 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

White Pine Historical Society
White Pine County Museum
2000 Aultman St.
Ely, Nevada 89301
775-289-4710
www.wpmuseum.org

White Pine County Library
950 Campton Street
Ely, Nevada 89301
Telephone: 775-289-3737
http://www.clan.lib.nv.us/polpac/library/clan/white/library.htm

Family History Centers


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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), White Pine County, Oregon page 443, 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).
  3. "Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. "The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at http://lds.org/gospellibrary/pioneer/pioneerstory.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  5. Wikipedia contributors, "Central Overland Route" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_Overland_Route (accessed 13 September 2011).