Yuba County, California Genealogy

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United States Gotoarrow.png California Gotoarrow.png Yuba County

County Courthouse

Main Courthouse

Address: 215 Fifth Street, Suite 200
Marysville, CA 95901
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Phone: (530) 749-7600
Courtrooms: Department 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7

Richard A. Schoenig Annex
Address: 120 Fifth Street
Marysville, CA 95901
Hours: Monday - Friday:
8:30am-12:00pm, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Phone: (530) 749-7685

Courtrooms: Department 6

Quick Facts

Wikipedia has more about this subject: Yuba County, California

Parent County

18 February 1850; Yuba County was created as an original county. County seat: Marysville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties


Archives and Libraries

Forbestown Museum/Yuba-Feather Historical Association

P.O. Box 54
Brownsville, CA 95919
(530) 589-0218


Mary Aaron Memorial Museum Association
704 D Street
Marysville, CA 95901
(916) 743-1004  

Yuba County Library Local History Room
303 2nd Street
Marysville, CA 95901



YubaRoots.com has a database of cemetery listings for Yuba County and surrounding areas.

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah has microfilmed the book, Yuba County California Cemeteries by Anita Heston DuVall (1985).  The microfiche copy is available in Salt Lake City or in any of its affiliated Family History Centers.

The Yuba County GenWeb site also has a database of a few cemeteries.

Church History and Records

Court Records


History of Yuba County California, by Thompson and West (1879)

Other histories of the area are listed by YubaRoots.com

Land and Property


YubaRoots.com has a number of maps available (from Thompson and West's 1879 book) and also a map of 1861 and another of 1885.

Military History and Records

Naturalization/Citizenship records

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah has microfilmed copies of naturalization papers found in the Yuba County Clerk's Office, and these records are available for viewing either in Salt Lake City or they can be ordered at any of the Library's Family History Centers.


Probate Records


Vital Records

For marriages from 1850-1872 see Western States Marriage Index.

Societies, Libraries and Museums



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