Solano County Genealogical Society
Solano County Reference Materials

Following is a list of reference materials found in the SCGS Library

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Census

Call Number
Title
Author

979.4 JAC

California 1850 Census Index

Jackson

979.452 SOL  CEN

1850 Census of Solano County

SCGS

979.452 COW

Index to 1852 Solano County State Census

Cowart

Microfiche

1860 CA Census Index

 

979.452 SOL CEN

Ninth US Census, 1870 Solano County

 SCGS

979.4  JAC

1870 California Census Index

Jackson

CD

1880 United States Census

LDS

979.452 SOL CEN

1900 United States Census Index, Solano Co

SCGS

Microfilm

Census of Solano County, 1850-1930

NARA


Church Records

Call Number
Title
Author

979.452 CHU

Church of the Ascension, Vallejo

 

979.452 FIR

First Presbyterian, Vallejo

 

979.452 FIR

First Baptist, Vallejo

 

979.452 GRA

Grace Episcopal Church, Fairfield

 

979.452 SAI

Saint Paul’s Episcopal, Benicia

 

979.452 SAI

Saint Peter’s  Catholic, Dixon

 

979.452 SAI

Saint Alphonsus Catholic, Suisun

 

979.452 SAI

Saint Vincent’s Catholic, Vallejo

 

979.452 SCO

Benicia Barrack, Benicia

 

979.452 TRI

Trinity Lutheran, Fairfield

 

979.452 UNI

United Methodist, Dixon

 

979.452 UNI

United Presbyterian, Vacaville

 

797.452 WES

Westminister Presbyterian, Dixon

 

Directories

Call Number
Title
Author

979.452 CRO

Solano and Napa Counties Directory for 1871-1872

 

979.452 UHL

Sacramento Dir for 1874, Solano County Section

Uhhorn

979.41 MCK

McKenney’s District Directory for 1878-1879

McKenney

979.452 MCK

McKenney’s Eight County Directory 1884-1885

McKenney

979.452 HOW

Some Rio Vista Persons in How’s Sac 1903 Dir

Howe


Historical/Biographical

Call Number
Title
Author

979.452 FRA

History of Solano County (1878)

Ed. By Munro Frazier

979.452 GRE

History of Napa and Solano Counties

Gregory

979.452 HUN

History of Solano County (1926)

Hunt

979.452 THO

Historical Atlas Map of Solano County, CA, 1878

Thompson & West

979.452 MOR

Index to Historical Atlas Map, Solano Co, 1878

Morebeck

979.452 LEM

Sidewheelers to Nuclear Power with Index

Lemmon

979.452 LEM

Index to a Long Line of Ships

Lemmon

979.452 SHI

Early Years to Golden Years in Rio Vista

Shine

979.452 SHI

The History of Bird’s Landing

Shine

979.452 CHU

This Is Our Town, Rio Vista, CA 1858-1958

Church

979.452 SAI

Roster of  St. Gertrude’s Academy 1876-1931(Rio Vista)

St. Gertrude’s Almuni Assoc.

979.452 MOR

Index to Roster of  St. Gertrude’s Academy, 1876-1931 (Rio Vista)

Morebeck

979.452 BLU

Account Book of Moses Blum (1884) Vacaville

Blum

979.452 NUR

Account Book of Harry K Nurse (1864)

Nurse

979.452 NUR

Account Book of H.K. Nurse, Denverton (1877)

Nurse

979.452 SOL Q

Miscellaneous Solano County Marks & Brands 1851-1934

 

979.452 SUP

Superior Court Criminal Index, 1879-1958

 

979.452 SOL INST

Solano County Board of Prisoners

 

979.452 LEM

Suisun Detective Society & Account Book

Lemon

979.452 SOL Q

Solano County Index of Maps, Books 1-10

 

979.452 LIM

Vacaville

Limbaugh & Paine

979.452 KEE

Solano at the Crossroads

Keegan

979.452 SOL PERI

Solano County Historical Society

Solano County  Historical Society

979.45 GUI

History of  State of CA and Bio Record of Coast Counties

Guinn (1904)

979.452 DAR

Solano County, CA, Assessment Records, 1852

Chief Solano Chapter, DAR

979.452 WIC

Index to Pages of the Past

Wickels

979.452 WOO

Benicia, Promise of California

Woodruff

979.452 PAL

Historical Sketchbook of Rio Vista

Palmer

979.452 SOL HIST

Benicia’s Early Glory

Solano County Historical Society

979.452 SOL HIST

Solano County Pioneers from Memorial and Biographical History of Northern California, 1891

 

979.452 BUR

Solano County Index to Federal Land Records

 

979.452 LEM

Closure—The Final Twenty Years of Mare Island naval Shipyard

Lemmon

979.452 SOL PERI

Notebook of Solano County Historical Society

 

979.452 MOR

Good Templars Home Index, Vallejo

Morebeck


Vitals

Call Number
Title
Author

979.452 LEM

Mare Island Cemetery Records

Lemmon

979.452 CUN

Mare Island Navy Yard Cemetery, Vallejo, CA

Cunningham

979.452 SET

Solano County Cemeteries,  I, Rockville

Setterquist

979.452 CUN

Solano County Cemeteries, II, Vacaville-Elmira

Cunningham

979.452 HAY

Solano County Cemeteries III, Benicia

Hayes

979.452 CUN

Solano County Cemeteries, IV, Fairfield-Suisun

Cunningham

979.452 BOY

Solano County Cemeteries, V, Sunrise, Vallejo

Boyer

979.452 DIX 

Dixon Newspaper Scrapbooks (1891-1971) Vol 1-10

 

979.452 LOP

Index to Births, Vacaville Reporter 1902-1967

Lo Polito

979.452 LOP

Index to Some Deaths from the Vacaville Reporter

Lo Polilto

979.452 SMI

Marriages of Solano County, CA 1853-1893 (Applications)

Smith

979.452 SOL

Solano County Vital Records Vol I –X includes some Births, Marriages, Deaths, 1870-1890

Solano County Clerk

979.452 LAN

Passalaqua Funeral Home Records, Benicia 1914-2000

Lantrip

979.452 HEN

Abbey of the Chimes Cemetery Records (now Skyview Memorial)

Henry

979.452 BRY

Headstone Readings in the Rio Vista odd Fellows & Masonic Cemetery

Bryson

979.452 CAR

Carquinez Cemetery Book Including City Cemetery

 

979.452 SET

Index to St. Vincent’s Cemetery, Vallejo

Setterquist

979.4 ROO

California Mortality Schedules 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880

Root Cellar

Card files

Birth / Baptisms / Marriages / Divorces / Deaths /  Probates / Cemetery Extractions

SCGS


Voter/Naturalization

Call Number
Title
Author

979.452 SOL VOTE

Poll List of the Election Districts of Solano County, 1867

 

979.452 STA

1876 Great Register of Voters, Solano County

 

979.452 SOL VOTE

1890 Great Register of Voters, Solano County

 

979.452 COW

Index to Great Register of Voters, Solano County

Cowart

CD

Great Register of Voters, 1890 , California

California State Alliance

979.4 CAL

Great Register of Voters, 1890 California, includes Solano County

California State Alliance

Microfilm

Great Register of Voters 1867-1890