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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[California|California]] > Yolo County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[California|California]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] Yolo County''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== History ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Yolo County
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| state = California
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| founded year = 1850
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| founded date = February 18
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| seat = Woodland
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| building address = Yolo County Courthouse<br>625 Court Street<br>PO Box 1130 zip code 95776<br>Woodland, CA 95695<br>Phone: 530.666.8130<br>[http://www.yolocounty.org/ '''Yolo County Website'''] }}
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=== County Courthouse ===
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County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records<br>divorce, probate and court records from 1850<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Yolo County, California. Page 88{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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=== Historical Facts  ===
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{{Wikipedia|Yolo County, California}}
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1850--'''Yolo County was created 18 February 1850&nbsp;as an&nbsp;original county.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Woodland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''18 February 1850:''' Yolo County was created as an original county. '''County seat:''' Woodland <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
Brooks | Capay | Clarksburg | Davis | Dunnigan | El Macero | Esparto | Green | Guinda | West Sacramento | Winters | Woodland | Yolo |
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Brooks | Capay | Clarksburg | Davis | Dunnigan | El Macero | Esparto | Green | Guinda | West Sacramento | Winters | Woodland | Yolo |  
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
  
*[[Colusa_County,_California|Colusa]]
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*[[Colusa County, California|Colusa]]  
*[[Lake_County,_California|Lake]]
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*[[Lake County, California|Lake]]  
*[[Napa_County,_California|Napa]]
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*[[Napa County, California|Napa]]  
*[[Sacramento_County,_California|Sacramento]]
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*[[Sacramento County, California|Sacramento]]  
*[[Solano_County,_California|Solano]]
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*[[Solano County, California|Solano]]  
*[[Sutter_County,_California|Sutter]]
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*[[Sutter County, California|Sutter]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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=== Bible Records  ===
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=== Biography  ===
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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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=== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ===
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==== Germans  ====
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=== Gazetteers  ===
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=== Genealogy  ===
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=== Land and Property  ===
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=== Migration  ===
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==== Archives, Libraries and Museums  ====
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==== Church ====
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
==== Court  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Woodland California Family History Center]]
  
==== Land ====
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==== Local Histories ====
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=== Taxation ===
  
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==== Probate  ====
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*For marriages from 1850-1880 see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
  
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==== Vital Records ====
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==== Death ====
  
For marriages from 1850-1880 see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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*[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ca/yolo/webbbs_config.pl Yolo County, California Obituary and Death Notice Collection] Free from GenealogyBuff.com. Obits and death notices from Various Funeral Homes in the Davis, Woodland, West Sacramento, Winter, Dunnigan, Zamora, and Clarksburg areas.
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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=== Voting Registers ===
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.cagenweb.com/yolo/ Yolo County CAGenWeb]
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=207047&subject_disp=California%2C+Yolo&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CA/Yolo/ Linkpendium]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/yolo/yolo.html USGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ca/yolo/yolo.html USGenWeb Archives] backup site
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*{{FHL|207047|subject-id|disp=FamilySearch Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Yolo_County,_California]]

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Yolo County, California
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting California
Location of California in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 18, 1850
County Seat Woodland
Courthouse
Address Yolo County Courthouse
625 Court Street
PO Box 1130 zip code 95776
Woodland, CA 95695
Phone: 530.666.8130
Yolo County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records
divorce, probate and court records from 1850[1]

Historical Facts

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

Parent County

18 February 1850: Yolo County was created as an original county. County seat: Woodland [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Brooks | Capay | Clarksburg | Davis | Dunnigan | El Macero | Esparto | Green | Guinda | West Sacramento | Winters | Woodland | Yolo |

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Yolo 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

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), Yolo County, California. Page 88At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).