White Pine County, Nevada Genealogy

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United States  > Nevada > White Pine County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1869--White Pine County was created 2 March 1869 from Millard County and Utah Territory. County seat: Ely [1]

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

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

Ely Nevada
900 Ave E
Ely, White Pine, Nevada, United States
Telephone: 775-289-2987

This is not a mailing address. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.

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