Vitals

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Category - Vitals

Vital Records (Index includes full name, date, location, volume and page in Recorder’s Office) ˜ Indexed from documents at the Tuolumne County Recorder’s Office (Note: Vital records were not required by the State of California until 1905.) Copies of originals can be purchased from the Recorder’s Office, 2 South Green St., Sonora, CA 95370.

  • Births ˜ 1856 to 1940
  • Deaths ˜ July 1857 to October 1945
  • Marriages ˜ 1850 to 1950
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Category - Obits

A large number of obituaries have been indexed and made in to a searchable Database. Go to the Databases page to see the online Indexed Obituaries. However, as new records are constantly being found, they are not added to the online database until a very significant number have been accrued. In which case, you can submit a request here if you don’t find your subject in the online database.

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Category - Newspapers Births/Marriages

Miscellaneous newspaper clippings (copy of actual article from various newspapers, but not every day/year available). As with the Obituaries, a large number of births have been indexed and made in to an online searchable Database. Go to the Databases page to see the online Indexed Births. As new records are constantly being found, they are not added to the online database until a very significant number have been accrued. In which case, you can submit a request here if you don’t find your subject in the online database.

  • Births (1854-current)
  • Marriages (1851-current)
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Category - Databases

Miscellaneous Local Histories

Annals of Tuolumne, Thomas Robertson Stoddart (1848-1850)
History of Tuolumne County, B. F. Alley (1850s-1882)
Miners & Businessmen Index (1855-1856)
Saga of Old Tuolumne, Edna Bryan Buckbee (no later than 1930s)
Then Came the French- History of the French in Tuolumne County, CA,
Mary Grace Paquette (1848-1900)
City & County Directory (1881)
Chispa-Quarterly of the Tuolumne County Historical Society

Misc. Histories
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