1850 City Directory
Information found includes information on: Indvidual People, Amusements, Newspapers, Public Utility, Business Ads, Pilots, Public Worship, City Govmt, Police, Streets, Expresses, Post Office and Superior Court.
California Census Data Transcriptions Online
County Census include: Mariposa,Index to 1850 Federal Census; Mendocino, 1850 Federal Census, 1860 Federal Census, 1870 Federal Census; Napa, 1850 Federal Census; Nevada, 1856 Directory; San Diego, 1850 Federal Census; San Francisco, 1842 Census - San Francisco, 1850 City Directory - San Francisco, More about San Fran; Santa Cruz, 1850 Federal Census; Sonoma, 1850 Federal Census; Tulare, 1860 Federal Census, 1870 Federal Census, 1880 Federal Census; Kaweah & Mineral King, Visalia Township, Visalia City, Hanford City, Mussel Slough, Lemoore Twp. & City, Tulare Twp. & Village of Tulare, 1890 Federal Census, 1900 Federal Census and 1852 State Census.
California Genealogical Society and Library
THE CALIFORNIA GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY is the best place to find them. The Society focuses not only on Californians but also on the states they came from. The Library is rich in genealogy references, both standard and unique, covering people and places in California and in the rest of the country. THE CALIFORNIA GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY, organized February 12, 1898, is the oldest genealogy society in the State of California. The purpose of the Society is to help people trace and compile their own family histories. The Society maintains a genealogy library, gathers and preserves vital records, and provides education through meetings, seminars and workshops.
California Research Helps and California Counties Selection List.
California Resources on the Internet
Many links to resources on Genealogy in California.
Links to records, archives and information for researching your family history in California.
State Office of Vital Records
Go here if you wish to order a certified copy of a record from the State Office of Vital Records.