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Carson City (Independent City), Nevada Genealogy

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Guide to Carson City Nevada genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Historical Facts[edit | edit source]

Beginning dates for major county records
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries
  • Independent City
  • Parent County: consolidated with Ormsby County in 1969 to form an independent city.
  • Neighboring Counties:

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Emigration and Immigration[edit | edit source]

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups[edit | edit source]

  • Scotland Forever
    2533 N. Carson St., Ste 848
    Carson City, Nevada 89706

Genealogy[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Land and Property[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]


Migration[edit | edit source]

Early migration routes to and from Carson City (Independent City), Nevada Genealogy for emigrant settlers included:

Military[edit | edit source]

Civil War[edit | edit source]

Regiments. Service men in Carson City (Independent City), Nevada Genealogy served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Carson City (Independent City), Nevada Genealogy:

- 2nd Regiment, California Infantry (Union), Company F

Naturalization and Citizenship[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

  • ($) has a collection of digitized Reno newspapers going back to 1870. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Public Records[edit | edit source]

Repositories[edit | edit source]

Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Carson City Nevada

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries[edit | edit source]
  • Carson City Library
    900 N Roop St
    Carson City, NV 89701
Museums[edit | edit source]
Societies[edit | edit source]
  • Carson City Historical Society
    1207 N Carson St
    Carson City, NV 89701
    Telephone 775-887-2174
  • Carson City Genealogical Society
    1509 Sharon Dr.
    Carson City, NV 89701

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Birth[edit | edit source]
Marriage[edit | edit source]
Death[edit | edit source]

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • FamilySearch Catalog

References[edit | edit source]

  1. National Park Service, "California Trail" (map) in California National Historic Trail at (accessed 2 August 2011).
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "First Transcontinental Railroad" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at (accessed 2 August 2011).
  3. Wikipedia contributors, "Central Overland Route" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at (accessed 4 August 2011).