Butte County, California

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Types of Data:
Passenger Lists | Vital's | Coroner Records | Military | Pass Port Applications | DAR Records | SS Applications | Rail Road Employment | Crime & Prison Records | Obituaries
Cemetery & Funeral Records | Prohibition Agents


Butte County: Coroners Inquest, 1851-1963
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Three Online searchable databases:

Civil & Revolutionary War Soldiers:

SAR = Sons of the American Revolution

DAR = Daughters of the American Revolution

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War ~ Grave Registrations

GAR ~ List of Deaths in Butte County

Veteran Burials - Cemeteries: Coutolenc ~ Nimshew Stirling City

Butte County Ex-Union Soldiers

Burial Record - 1889-1928

The following information is available: Name, Date of Death, Rank, Command ,

Burial Location & Occupation.

The index is a fully searchable list with links.

Military Headstone Applications

This Index was created from files on Ancestry
I am willing to do lookups if you do not have access.

Send name of interest to Elizabeth Bullard

~ Books & Digitized Film ~

Sons of the Revolution: Rosters / California

California: Colonial Wars

Register of The Society "Sons of the Revolution" In the State of California: 1902
Ancestral Rolls & Biographies

California Military ~ Digitized Film
Volume Reel 0002 ~ Compiled records: Military units in volunteer Union organizations - California First Cavalry, First Battalion, Native Cavalry, Second Cavalry, First Infantry, First Battalion, Mountaineers, Infantry, Second Infantry)
[From NARA Resources]

Volume Reel 0003 ~ Compiled records: Military units in volunteer Union organizations - California Third Infantry through Eighth Infantry Mounted Detachment, Infantry [3 Months, l86l]
[From NARA Resources]

Use The"Cyber Gleaning" button for access to indexes and files listed below

U.S., Departing Passenger and Crew Lists, 1914-1962

Born in Butte County, CA"

Here is the explanation of the Contents of the database.

Birth year of 1936 as a cut-off point was used.

If you want more information about the Ships use the name and look for a Wiki.

Honolulu, Hawaii, Passenger & Crew Lists, 1900-1959

“Born in Butte County, CA"

U.S., Chicago and North Western Railroad Employment Records: 1935-1970
"Born in Butte, San Mateo & SLO Counties, CA"
Note: I used a cutoff DOB of 1935 for the Index

Miscellaneous Look-Ups

SSA Applications: "Born" in Butte County.

Files are on Ancestry, I will do lookups if you do not have access


Donna is willing to do lookups from the following resources:

Please contact her using this link.

Provide as much information as you have available and be specific as to the request.

Remember to thank her for her time.

Mortician Records- Jacob Hamel 1857- 1934
The Oroville area & North, South, East of there. Resource for records of unmarked graves.

1890 Great Register- Voter Records 1884-1890

Register of Delayed Birth Records 1869 1991 Applications for birth records for those who didn't get them at birth

Newspaper Vitals- 1881-1899 [Chico & Oroville Newspapers] Probate Extracts 1850-1880

Earliest Death and Burial Records for Butte County 1859-1905

Multiple records for older, smaller cemeteries with no office.

The CAGenWeb Administrative Team:

Butte County Coordinator:
State Coordinator: Elizabeth Bullard