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*[[Churchill County, Nevada Genealogy|Churchill]]
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    <li>[[Churchill County, Nevada Genealogy|Churchill]]</li>
*[[Clark County, Nevada Genealogy|Clark]]
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    <li>[[Clark County, Nevada Genealogy|Clark]]</li>
*[[Douglas County, Nevada Genealogy|Douglas]]
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    <li>[[Douglas County, Nevada Genealogy|Douglas]]</li>
*[[Elko County, Nevada Genealogy|Elko]]
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    <li>[[Elko County, Nevada Genealogy|Elko]]</li>
 
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    <li>[[Esmeralda County, Nevada Genealogy|Esmeralda]]</li>
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    <li>[[Eureka County, Nevada Genealogy|Eureka]]</li>
*[[Esmeralda County, Nevada Genealogy|Esmeralda]]
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    <li>[[Humboldt County, Nevada Genealogy|Humboldt]]</li>
*[[Eureka County, Nevada Genealogy|Eureka]]
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    <li>[[Lander County, Nevada Genealogy|Lander]]</li>
*[[Humboldt County, Nevada Genealogy|Humboldt]]
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    <li>[[Lincoln County, Nevada Genealogy|Lincoln]]</li>
*[[Lander County, Nevada Genealogy|Lander]]
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    <li>[[Lyon County, Nevada Genealogy|Lyon]]</li>
 
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    <li>[[Mineral County, Nevada Genealogy|Mineral]]</li>
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    <li>[[Nye County, Nevada Genealogy|Nye]]</li>
*[[Lincoln County, Nevada Genealogy|Lincoln]]
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    <li>[[Pershing County, Nevada Genealogy|Pershing]]</li>
*[[Lyon County, Nevada Genealogy|Lyon]]
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    <li>[[Storey County, Nevada Genealogy|Storey]]</li>
*[[Mineral County, Nevada Genealogy|Mineral]]  
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    <li>[[Washoe County, Nevada Genealogy|Washoe]]</li>
*[[Nye County, Nevada Genealogy|Nye]]
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    <li>[[White Pine County, Nevada Genealogy|White Pine]]</li>
 
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*[[Pershing County, Nevada Genealogy|Pershing]]
 
*[[Storey County, Nevada Genealogy|Storey]]  
 
*[[Washoe County, Nevada Genealogy|Washoe]]
 
*[[White Pine County, Nevada Genealogy|White Pine]]
 
 
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'''Independent Cities:''' [[Carson City, Nevada|Carson City]]  
 
'''Independent Cities:''' [[Carson City, Nevada|Carson City]]  
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*[[Beaver County, Nevada Genealogy|Beaver NV]]
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    <li>[[Beaver County, Nevada Genealogy|Beaver NV]]</li>
*[[Bernalillo County, New Mexico Genealogy|Bernalillo NM]]
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    <li>[[Bernalillo County, New Mexico Genealogy|Bernalillo NM]]</li>
*[[Carson County, Nevada Genealogy|Carson NV]]
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    <li>[[Carson County, Nevada Genealogy|Carson NV]]</li>
*[[Desert County, Nevada Genealogy|Desert NV]]
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    <li>[[Desert County, Nevada Genealogy|Desert NV]]</li>
*[[Humboldt County, Utah Genealogy|Humboldt UT]]
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    <li>[[Humboldt County, Utah Genealogy|Humboldt UT]]</li>
 
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    <li>[[Iron County, Utah Genealogy|Iron UT]]</li>
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    <li>[[Juab County, Utah Genealogy|Juab UT]]</li>
*[[Iron County, Utah Genealogy|Iron UT]]
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    <li>[[Lake County, Utah Genealogy|Lake UT]]</li>
*[[Juab County, Utah Genealogy|Juab UT]]
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    <li>[[Millard County, Utah Genealogy|Millard UT]]</li>
*[[Lake County, Utah Genealogy|Lake UT]]
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    <li>[[Mohave County, Arizona Genealogy|Mohave AZ]]</li>
*[[Millard County, Utah Genealogy|Millard UT]]
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    <li>[[Ormsby County,|Ormsby NV]]</li>
*[[Mohave County, Arizona Genealogy|Mohave AZ]]
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    <li>[[Pahute County, Nevada Genealogy|Pahute NV]]</li>
 
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    <li>[[Pah-Ute County, Arizona Genealogy|Pah-Ute AZ]]</li>
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    <li>[[Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Genealogy|Rio Arriba NM]]</li>
*[[Ormsby County,|Ormsby NV]]
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    <li>[[Rio Virgin County, Utah Genealogy|Rio Virgin UT]]</li>
*[[Pahute County, Nevada Genealogy|Pahute NV]]
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    <li>[[Roop County,|Roop NV]]</li>
*[[Pah-Ute County, Arizona Genealogy|Pah-Ute AZ]]
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    <li>[[Saint Mary's County,|Saint Mary's UT]]</li>
*[[Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Genealogy|Rio Arriba NM]]
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    <li>[[San Juan County, New Mexico (Extinct)|San Juan NM]]</li>
*[[Rio Virgin County, Utah Genealogy|Rio Virgin UT]]
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    <li>[[Santa Ana County, New Mexico Genealogy|Santa Ana NM]]</li>
 
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    <li>[[Taos County, New Mexico Genealogy|Taos NM]]</li>
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    <li>[[Tooele County, Utah Genealogy|Tooele UT]]</li>
*[[Roop County,|Roop NV]]
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    <li>[[Valencia County, New Mexico Genealogy|Valencia NM]]</li>
*[[Saint Mary's County,|Saint Mary's UT]]
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    <li>[[Washington County, Utah Genealogy|Washington UT]]</li>
*[[San Juan County, New Mexico (Extinct)|San Juan NM]]
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    <li>[[Weber County, Utah Genealogy|Weber UT]]</li>
*[[Santa Ana County, New Mexico Genealogy|Santa Ana NM]]
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    <li>[[Nataqua Territory|Nataqua Territory]]</li>
*[[Taos County, New Mexico Genealogy|Taos NM]]
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*[[Tooele County, Utah Genealogy|Tooele UT]]
 
*[[Valencia County, New Mexico Genealogy|Valencia NM]]
 
*[[Washington County, Utah Genealogy|Washington UT]]
 
*[[Weber County, Utah Genealogy|Weber UT]]
 
*[[Nataqua Territory|Nataqua Territory]]
 
 
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'''See also:''' [[Previous Jurisdictions to Land in Arizona]] for further details on the annexation of the southeast corner of Nevada.
 
'''See also:''' [[Previous Jurisdictions to Land in Arizona]] for further details on the annexation of the southeast corner of Nevada.
  
 
== Nevada Migration Routes ==
 
== Nevada Migration Routes ==
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[[Applegate Trail]]{{·}} [[California Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Overland Trail]]{{·}} [[Mormon Trail to Southern California]]{{·}} [[Old Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Southern Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Union Pacific Railroad]]
 
[[Applegate Trail]]{{·}} [[California Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Overland Trail]]{{·}} [[Mormon Trail to Southern California]]{{·}} [[Old Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Southern Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Union Pacific Railroad]]
  
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== Additional Resources ==
 
== Additional Resources ==
*'''2001-2014''' - {{RecordSearch|2311973|Currentobituary.com index, 2001-2014}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/nv/ Cyndi's List] - Nevada genealogy sites on the internet
 
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/nv/ Cyndi's List] - Nevada genealogy sites on the internet
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/nev/ Wyoming Genealogy Trails] - collection of transcribed data for the state of Nevada
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/nev/ Wyoming Genealogy Trails] - collection of transcribed data for the state of Nevada

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Nevada Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
State Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources

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

This article is about the U.S. state of Nevada. For other uses, see Nevada (disambiguation).

Nevada Information[edit | edit source]

Nevada is a state in the western portion of the United States. It is divided into 16 counties. Nevada was the 36th State to join the Union on October 31, 1864. It was created from the Nevada Territory. The State Capital is Carson City. [1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Nevada Research

Links to articles on getting started with Nevada research.

Nevada Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Nevada research.


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Nevada Clickable Map[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the county level in Nevada Click on a county below to go to the Wiki article listing more information.

Elko CountyHumboldt CountyWashoe CountyPershing CountyLander CountyChurchill CountyEureka CountyWhite Pine County, NevadaLincoln CountyNye CountyClark CountyEsmeralda CountyMineral CountyLyon CountyDouglas CountyStorey CountyCarson CityNevada-county-map.gif

Counties[edit | edit source]

Many genealogy records are kept at the county level.
Counties:

Independent Cities: Carson City

Extinct or former counties having records for your Nevada ancestors:

See also: Previous Jurisdictions to Land in Arizona for further details on the annexation of the southeast corner of Nevada.

Nevada Migration Routes[edit | edit source]

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Applegate Trail · California Trail · Central Overland Trail · Mormon Trail to Southern California · Old Trail · Central Pacific Railroad · Southern Pacific Railroad · Union Pacific Railroad

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.


Additional Resources[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "List of US States by Date of Admission," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._states_by_date_of_admission_to_the_Union, accessed 09/18/2016.