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San Diego County, California

A part of
The CAGenWeb Project

The USGenWeb Project

USGenWeb Project


Neighbors -
  Imperial County, California
  Orange County, California
  Riverside County, California
  Baja California Norte, México

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San Diego County, California
Records & Resources

  • County of San Diego, Assessor / Recorder / County Clerk
    • Birth certificates

  • Early California Population Project
    • Early California Population Project

  • Family History Library
    San Diego County, California birth records at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah and at the San Diego Regional Family History Center:

  • San Diego Genealogical Society
    • Birth Records, San Diego County 1860 - 1889

    • San Diego Leaves & Saplings

  • San Diego History Center
    The Research Library of the San Diego History Center holds the following birth records and resources:

    • Baja California Mission Records, 1751 - 1822
      Record group PRM2.763; 1 roll microfilm
      Mission Santa Gertrudis baptisms

    • Book of Baptisms, San Diego Mission, 1769 - 1799
      Record group PRM2.765; 1 roll microfilm

    • Baptism Records, San Diego Mission, 1769 - 1799
      Record group PRM2.766; 1 roll microfilm

    • Mission San Diego de Alcala Records, 1771 - 1904
      Record group PRM2.767; 1 roll microfilm
      Baptisms 1771 - 1846, 1849 - 1855; deaths 1775 - 1831; confirmations 1778 - 1904

    • San Diego Mission Records (marriages, burials, baptisms)
      Record group PRM2.772; 1 roll microfilm

    • Quarterly Returns of Marriages, Births, Divorces and Administrators, 1858 - 1860
      Record group PR2.86
      Returns of Birth show name, sex and race of newborn; date and location of birth; names, residence, race and nativity of parents; and date or recordation. Arranged chronologically

    • Returns of Birth, 1873 - 1876
      Record group PR2.79; 1 box
      Birth notices show the name, sex and race of the newborn; date and place of birth; name and residence of parents; names of medical attendant and person making the report. Arranged chronologically by date of birth and indexed by name.

    • Requests for Corrections to Birth, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1933 - 1938
      Record group PR2.877; 2 files








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