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California Resources

The following links will take you to resources that are not part of this website.

The CA Death Index - 1940-1997

Do not try to fill in every blank space on the form at this site. Use the smallest amount of info that you have to.

The CA Death Index - 1905-2000 

This site has pop-up ads that can be annoying, but it is well worth your trouble. Here is a link to the explanation of the fields you will be viewing. At the bottom of that page is a link to the codes for the counties.

Southern California Obituary Resources Project

This site is designed to teach you *how* to conduct a comprehensive search for an obituary in Southern California. It gives you places to look and provides lists of newspapers so you can prepare your search using the Internet.

California GenWeb

This is a part of The USGenWeb Project, which is an effort to organize genealogical materials on the Internet. This site specializes in California genealogy at the county level. This link will lead to the main page with links to each county in California. There is an Archives which serves as a repository for transcriptions of public records.

California Counties Vital Records Offices

This page contains information about where to obtain copies of California vital records, such as birth & death certificates, marriage licenses & divorce decrees.

Golden Nugget Library

A virtual library loaded with statewide databases, with a concentration in San Francisco and Sacramento Counties. It includes Social Registries, Articles, Directories, Argonaut Passenger's Lists, Government Rosters, Organization's Members lists, Church lists, 1906 San Francisco Earthquake Photos, 1870 Petitions and Links to Biographies.

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