to California Genealogy
California Genealogy is designed to
help you to find online genealogy data for California. We hope this website will
assist you in establishing your California family history.
At present we have a series of pages devoted to
identifying the various genealogical resources online. You can
access this list from every page on the site, as they'll always
appear on the right side.
We will be updating these pages frequently with
additional California genealogy and historical data, so please visit
take some time and read books we have put on line for you research:
Cemeteries of California
A list of all cemeteries in California, first by name, county and location. A great tool to help with cemeteries that have the same name within the state.
Householders' Guide of the
City of Watsonville
Alphabetical listing of names, including address
1948 Directory, Alturas, Modoc County
A listing as of June 1948 of the
citizens of Alturas
Death Valley In '49
Autobiography Of A Pioneer, Detailing His Life From A Humble Home
In The Green Mountains To The Gold Mines Of California; And Particularly
Reciting The Sufferings Of The Band Of Men, Women And Children Who Gave
"Death Valley" Its Name.
of a Forty-niner
An Historic Description of California, with Events and Ideas of
San Francisco and Its People in Those Early Days, By Daniel Knower. Daniel
went to California in 1849 during the start of the gold-rush days. This
manuscript provides sketches on events and ideas that he saw, as well as
detailing his trek to the gold rush town of Coloma.
Old Mission Stories of California
In these quiet, unpretending stories the
writer has attempted to give a faithful picture of life among the Indians
and Spaniards in Nueva California during the early days of the past
La Baja California
Very soon after the
conquest of Mexico the attention of Cortez was attracted by certain stories told
by some of the conquered tribes regarding a mysterious but wonderful country,
lying far to the northwestward. This land they called Ciguatan, or The Realm of
Women; and they declared that it abounded in gold, in pearls, rubies,
garnets, turquoises, and many other products, rich and precious.
We are also the
California Gold Rush Most Wanted,
if you have a ancestor lost in California during the time of the
Goldrush, 1840s-1880s, you will want to make a "brick-wall" post here.
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