Helping you find your roots.


Santa Cruz county is one of the original California counties. In 1791, the first Spanish settlers established Mission Santa Cruz (Holy Cross) along the San Lorenzo River mouth on  Monterey Bay.

Begin your local research  by clicking on Santa Cruz County Queries.
Post your own queries. You may find others who are researching the same families. 

Are you new to genealogy? Don't know where to start? Click on Getting Started for some basic tips.

Enjoy the quest.

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With Thanks to Wayne for his years of dedication to the CAGW.

The Santa Cruz County portion of the CAGenWeb is available for adoption. Please contact Martha for details

This site is maintained on behalf of the California USGenWeb project. Although believed to be correct as presented, if you note any corrections, changes, additions, or if you find broken links please contact the County Coordinator
Updated: 01 March 2015