Butte County, California

This Site is part of The CAGenWeb & The USGenWeb

"Side Notes"

"What's New"

Use the above button to access the data below.

Check back often as new resources are added on a regular basis.

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

 San Francisco Co CA Records, 


“Born Butte Co. CA"
Note: These are Coroner’s Reports and have a lot of very interesting information.

Butte County: Coroners Inquest, 1851-1963
Family Search: Scroll down to online images


This web page is maintained on behalf of the California portion of The USGenWeb Project and is paid for by financial Supporters.


Although believed to be correct as presented, if you have corrections, changes, additions, or find that any links provided on this page are not functioning properly, please contact the webmaster for prompt attention.


~ CAGW Disclaimer ~

Online Continuously Since 1996
~All Rights Reserved~
Site Updated:
25 January 2017

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 Martha

 ~ 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

An Index has been created with the only criteria being "Born in Butte County.  




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 CAGW Administrative Team:

Butte County Coordinator: Martha A Crosley Graham
State Coordinator: Martha A Crosley Graham
Assistant State Coordinators: Claire Martin, Joy Fisher & Jeannette Harper