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1940 Census Web Sites

Escondido Genealogy and History Web Sites

Escondido History Center

Escondido Public Library/Pioneer Room

The History of Escondido (Escondido Library Pioneer Room)

Oak Hill Cemetery List - Partial (California Genealogy and History Archives)

Oak Hill Cemetery Gravestone Pictures - Partial (California Genealogy and History Archives)

Find A Grave: Oak Hill Cemetery

Escondido History Center Photo Collection

Escondido Public Library Pioneer Room Flicker Photos - Ryan Collection

Escondido Public Library Pioneer Room Flicker Photos - Collections

Old Escondido Historic District

San Pasqual Battlefield SHP

San Pasqual Battlefield Site Location Project

San Pasqual Indian Cemetery

San Pasqual Cemetery

San Diego Genealogical Societies

Chula Vista Genealogical Society

The Computer Genealogy Society of San Diego

Immigrant Genealogical Society - Burbank, CA

Italian Genealogy Society of San Diego (Italian GS) -

North San Diego County Genealogical Society

San Diego African-American Genealogy Research Group (SDAAGRG) -

San Diego Chapter Sons of the American Revolution (SAR)

San Diego Colony of Mayflower Descendants

San Diego County Genealogical Society - Ramona -

San Diego Genealogical Society

San Diego Jewish Genealogical Society

Temecula Valley Genealogical Society - Temecula, CA

San Diego and California Genealogy Web Sites

San Diego County Genealogy Page (CA GenWeb)

San Diego County Archive Page (US GenWeb)

San Diego History Center

California Genealogy and History Archives

Order California Birth, Death, and Marriage Certificates

Order San Diego County Birth and Death Certificates

Order San Diego Marriage Certificates

Databases that would include people from Escondido

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Birth Databases
California Birth Records 1905-1995 -     $$$

California Birth Records 1905-1995 - sfgenealogy

California Birth Records 1905-1995 -

California, Births and Christenings, 1812-1988 -

San Diego County Births - CGHA

California, County Birth and Death Records, 1849-1994 -

Census Databases
US Census 1850 San Diego County - USGenWeb Archives: San Diego Co., CA

US Census 1850 San Diego County - USGenWeb Census Project

United States Census Index 1880 - Family Search (LDS)

Marriage Databases
California Marriages - Scroll down to San Diego section - CGHA

California marriage records (1830-1899) (1912-1919) (1920-1922) -

Deaths Databases
California Death Records 1940-1997 - sfgenealogy

California Death Records 1940-1997 - RootsWeb

California, Death Index, 1940-1997

California, Death Index, 1905-1939 Browsable Imaged Records - San Diego is county code 80 -

San Diego County Wills 1848-1899 - sfgenealogy

San Diego County Wills - Probate - CGHA

Spanish American War Verteran Buried in California - The Spanish American War Centennial Website

Obituaries - Obituary Daily Times

Social Security Death Index - Ancestry.Com RootsWeb    $$$

Misc. Databases
California Voter Registers from 1866 to 1898 -    $$$

California Civil War Files - CGHA

Japanese-American Internee File 1942-1946 - National Archives

San Diego History Center Online Catalog

Visiting Escondido

City of Escondido

Escondido Downtown Business Assoc

Visit Escondido

Broken Rock Ranch in Valley Center - for a unique family reunion location or a great big open area for a historical recreational event

From Our Meetings

CD-DVD Creation Presentation - A Sample Genealogy CD-DVD for Publishing Your family Genealogy by Rick Bova - January 2017

Click - Scan - Share - Preserving your papers, photos, etc by Brett Weiss - March 2014

How to Research Your Historic Escondido Home Video - How to Research Your Historic Escondido Home with Lucy Berk - May 2013

Technical Gadgets Presentation - Tech Gadgets What they are and how to use them by Rick Bova - April 2013

Association of Professional Genealogists - September 2011

The Geneaholic and the Chula Vista Genealogy Cafe - The Completely Revised Website FamilySearch.Org by Randy Seaver - April 2011

Elyse's Genealogy Blog - The Benefits of Social Networking on Your Genealogy by Elyse Doerflinger - May 2010 & January 2011

NARA Riverside - Introduction to the National Archives Sources and Services by Kerry Bartels of NARA Riverside - Apr 2010

Escondido History Center Website - Escondido History Center - March 2010

Vinz Wine Bar (Continental Deli) - February Luncheon 2010

Genealogy Musing Blog - Genealogy Blogging by Randy Seaver - Jan 2010 & April 2011

Genealogy Blogging Handout and Presentation - Genealogy Blogging by Randy Seaver - Jan 2010

Ferrara Winery - June Picnic 2008

Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead - June Picnic 2007

Felicita Park - June Picnics

Our Members' Genealogy Web Sites

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Organizations We Belong To Web Sites

California State Genealogical Alliance

Federation of Genealogical Societies

Getting Started

FamilySearch Blog - Getting Started with Family History

FamilySearch Blog - 5 Simple Family History Tasks You Can Try Right Now. Whether you are a just beginning or have been at it a while, these simple family history activities will help you make real progress in connecting with your heritage..

Other Genealogy Web Sites

Devon Family History Society, based in Exeter, Devon, UK