Copyright September 8, 2000 by Patricia A. Scott
Clark County was created in 1909 from Lincoln County. It was named for philanthropist and Montana Senator William Andrews Clark. Six years after Nevada became a state, a final survey confirmed that the southern tip of the then Arizona Territory including Moapa Valley was within Lincoln County, Nevada.
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Clark County Resources
- History of the Las Vegas Strip
- Penny Post Cards Thank you Richard Krayenhagen!
- The Las Vegas Age
- Pioneers of Clark County
- Robert Wynn's Kane Springs
- DOI Report on Reinternments of Old St. Thomas Cemetery
- Mines of Clark County - Old and New
- Vital Records some marriage records ONLINE!
Searchable Databases for land, business License, etc.
- Census Records
- Funeral Homes in Clark County
- Cemeteries NEW CEMETERY PHOTO PROJECT!
- Places in Clark County If you can't find it on a map, check here!
Las Vegas Valley
Moapa Valley - Muddy Valley
- Review Journal First 100 Years
- General History of Clark County
- Native Americans in Clark County
- Clark County Maps
- Clark County Historical Society Bob Kennard, pres. 702 225-5838
- Clark County Genealogical Society
- Clark County Historical Markers
- Glenn's Las Vegas Region
- Police Museum!
- American Local History Network-Clark County
- Clark County Draft WWI
Clark County Stories by Local Authors!
The Grand Gultch Trail Was Stuff of Legends - Jensen The Long and Short of Gold Butte - Jensen The Big Moapa Valley Flood of 1981 - Jensen Grandma's Secret - Wise and Perkins Zion on The Muddy - sale offer by G.L. Bowler
Other Research Tools
- AltaVista International Translator!
- Printable Genealogy Forms
- Printable Census Forms 1790 - 1930
- Sam Russell's Old Occupations
- Sam Russell's Old Illnesses
- NARA Forms
- Birth Date Calculator (off site)
- Dott's Genealogy Dictionary
Other Sites To Search
- LDS Family Search
- GenForum Query Boards
- Family History Query Boards
- Family Tree Maker Magazine Super Search
- RootsWeb SSDI Search (updated monthly!)
- National Archives and Records Administration
- The U.S. Mormon Battalion Inc.
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