I am Lewis M. Ruddick the CAGenWeb Project County Coordinator responsible for Amador County, California. I and many other kind and generous volunteers have expended a great amount of time and effort in order to put this site together. Even now it continues to grow at an amazing pace. We hope that you enjoy YOUR Amador County website!

Amador County GenWeb Project Pages

Amador County History Online - From Amador County.

Additional Amador County History

History of Amador County Index of 1881 text 

1927 Amador Co History by Amador Women's Clubs

Amador County Queries To view and add a query for Amador County

Amador County Lookups - Volunteers willing to lookup information in Amador County.

Plymouth Oddfellows- Submitted by Nan Wolf   (Be patient. The list takes a few moments to download.)

Plymouth  Grammar School  1916  Submitted by Nan Wolf, this photo was found in the estate papers of Harriet (Kendric) Mead. Her daughter, Marilyn (Mead) Belleville very kindly loaned allowed it to be scanned for the Amador web page.

Amador County Nuggets - Odds-n-Ends about Amador county genealogy

Amador County Album - Images of Amador County's past

Amador County Pioneer Stories - Read the stories of our pioneer ancestors as submitted by their descendants

Amador County Directory, 1879 - 1880 - Submitted by Bill Baccus

Amador County Archives - Search the items held by the Amador county Archives in Jackson, CA

Amador County Departments -  Amador County government website

Amador County Cemeteries - Amador County Cemeteries website

Amador City Cemetery
Drytown Catholic Cemetery
Fiddletown Masonic Cemetery
Fiddletown Public Cemetery
IOOF Fiddletown Cemetery

Keystone Mine

U.S. Frontier Roads & Trails from 1820 - present  - A video presentation of routes to the west

The Prairie Traveler  - A hand-book for overland expeditions - Captain Randolph B. Marcy 1859

Other GenWeb Project Links

California Death Records, 1940-1997 - Now online, search the database!

California Master County Index - Homepage of the California USGenWeb Project.

USGenWeb Project Homepage - Homepage for the national organization.

World GenWeb - World Genealogy Web Project Headquarters

Amador County Landmarks - Some of these landmarks even have websites!

Shenandoah Valley Area of Amador County  -  Index for the text written naming the early residents of the Valley which surrounds Plymouth

The Historic Kennedy Gold Mine - In the late 1850's Andrew Kennedy discovered gold in an outcropping of quartz.

Other California Links

California Digital Newspaper Collection - Amador Ledger and several other early California newspapers

California Gold Rush Most Wanted - Most wanted 49ers - Ancestors lost in California during the gold rush era.

Sloughhouse Genealogical Society - Sloughhouse lies at the foot of the Gold Country foothills just east of Sacramento, California.

The California Pioneer Project - The California Pioneer List is a list of settlers to California who migrated to or were born in California prior to 1880.

:Lewis M. Ruddick

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