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Birth and Marriage Records
Church Records
Contributors
Court Records & Jail
Death
Directories
Finding Aids
Historical Resources
Land Records
Military Records
Miscellaneous
Naturalization & Immigration Records
Newspaper Records
Photographs
Researchers Societies

Established Date:

18 Feb 1850

Organized From:

Original County

County Seat:

Oroville

SocietiesBack to the top of page

Society Member Address City State Zip
Butte County Historical Society  PO Box 2195 Oroville CA 95965
Paradise Genealogical Society  PO Box 460 Paradise CA 95967-0460

Birth & Marriage RecordsBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Website California Birth & Marriage Records CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online

Church RecordsBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Website California Church Records CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online
Website Oroville Chinese Temple UC California

Court & Jail RecordsBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Website California Court Records CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online
Other Index Notaries1886-1909 California Genealogy & History ArchivesPeggy Hooper & volunteers
Superior Court Website Superior Court- Butte County Official County Website

Death RecordsBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Website California Death Records CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online
Cemetery Website Find A Grave - Butte Find A GraveCemetery Records Online
Cemetery Website Interment.net - Butte Interment.netCemetery Records Online
Mortuary Transcription Block Funeral Home Records in Gridley A-B1928-1953 Yuba Roots
Mortuary Transcription Block Funeral Home Records in Gridley F-G1928-1953 Yuba Roots
Mortuary Transcription Block Funeral Home Records in Gridley H-J1928-1953 Yuba Roots
Mortuary Transcription Block Funeral Home Records in Gridley K-Mc1928-1953 Yuba Roots
Mortuary Transcription Block Funeral Home Records in Gridley M-O1928-1953 Yuba Roots
Mortuary Transcription Block Funeral Home Records in Gridley P-R1928-1953 Yuba Roots
Mortuary Transcription Block Funeral Home Records in Gridley S1928-1953 Yuba Roots
Mortuary Transcription Block Funeral Home Records in Gridley T-Z1928-1953 Yuba Roots
Mortuary Transcription Block Funeral Home Records in Gridley C-E1928-1953 Yuba Roots
Obituary Index Butte County Obituaries1855-2009 Paradise GSParadise Genealogical Society [In Progress]
Obituary Index Butte County Obituary Index: Butte Weekly Democrat1859-1862 LahontanLahontan Images Presents Exploring Northeastern California History

DirectoriesBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Butte County Directories1881-1922 Meriam LibrarySpecial Collections Meriam Library CSU Chico
Website California Directories CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online
Website California Online Historical Directories - Butte© Miriam Robbins Midkiff, 2009-2010
Voter Transcription Great Register of Voters for Butte County1872 Rootsweb

Finding AidsBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Website California Record Finding Aids CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online
Family Search Wiki - Butte County Family Search
Website The California GenWeb Project The US GenWeb ProjectCAGW Administrative Team

Historical ResourcesBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Website California State History Resources CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online
Website Wikipedia - Butte WikipediaHistory, Government, Neighborhoods, etc.
County History History of Butte County, California, Volumes 1-2 GoogleBooks Harry Laurenz Wells, Frank T. Gilbert, W. L. Chambers
Place Website Building Histories Philadelphia Architects and BuildingsThe Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Place Website County Bridges BridgeHunter.com James Baughn?and?contributors.
Place Website Extant Railroad/Railway Structures Railroad Station Historical Society Compiled by M. J. Camp, Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc
Place Website Historical Landmarks California State Historical LandmarksDonald Laird

Land RecordsBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Website California State Land Records & Maps CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online
Index Free Online Database 1988-current Butte County Clerk Recorderlink to order 'certified' copies online through Vitalchek
Mining Website Stone Quarries & Beyond- Butte CountyPeggy Perazzo & Pat Perazzo

Military RecordsBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Website California State Military Records CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online

Miscellaneous RecordsBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Website Miscellaneous California State Records CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online

Naturalization & Immigration RecordsBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Website California State Naturalization & Immigration Records CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online

NewspapersBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Butte County Bugle1971-?Chico
Butte County Pendulum189?-?Honcut
Butte County Press1867-?Chico
Butte County Register1877-188?Biggs
Butte County Times?Honcut
Butte Record (Daily / Weekly)1853-1887Bidwell; Oroville
California Caucasian1868-Chico
Website California Newspapers CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online
Chico (semi-weekly) Enterprise1880-1903Chico
Chico Advertiser1910-?Chico
Chico Amateur1885-18?Chico
Chico Daily (Morning) Record188?-1906Chico
Chico Daily Enterprise (& Chico Post)18?-1907Chico
Chico daily Evening Record187?-188?Chico
Chico Enterprise1875-1880Chico
Chico Morning Chronicle1881-?Chico
Chico News & Review197?-?Chico
Website Chico News & Review
Chico Post1905-1906Chico
Chico Record1906-1948Chico
Chico semi-weekly record189?-?Chico
Chico semi-weekly review1872Chico
Chico Times1981-?Chico
Chico Weekly Chronicle (Record)188?-1896Chico
Chico Weekly Enterprise1903-19?Chico
Chico Weekly Index1863-?Chico
Chico Weekly Record18?-?Chico
Chico Weekly Review1871Chico
Index Chronicling America - Butte County CA Newspapers Library of CongressInventory of Newspapers Published in the county
Daily Morning Advertiser1880-?Chico
Daily North Californian1857-?Oroville
Daily Register1895-1904Oroville
Digital CopyEnterprise-Record 9/12/2003AM / LNChico / Published 1997 - current
Feather River Times19?-1964Paradise
Flyer194?-?Chico Army Air Field
Golden West190?-?Palermo
Gridley Daily Globe19?-1937Gridley
Index Local Newspaper Indexto 2009 Meriam LibraryOrion and Chico News and Review
Mining New Era189?-?Forbestown
Morning Chronicle-record1896-?Chico
North Valley Free Press1967-19?Chico
Oroville (daily) register1895-1927Oroville
Oroville daily Butte Record1856-1858Oroville
Oroville Daily Morning News1882-?Oroville
Oroville Mercury1873-1874Oroville
Digital CopyOroville Mercury Register 1/2/2004 AMOroville
Oroville Mercury(-register)189?-currentOroville - at times Oroville left out of name
Oroville Morning Press192?-?Oroville
Oroville semi-weekly register19?-19?Oroville
Palermo Progress1890sPalermo
Paradise Herald1909-?Paradise
Paradise News193?-?Paradise
Digital CopyParadise Post 7/11/2004 AMParadise
Paradise Post1945-currentParadise
Rabbit Creek Journal1978-currentChico
Sandy Gulch News1937-?Sandy Gulch
Stirling City News1904-?Stirling City
Sunshine Valley News1910-1916Biggs
The (Biggs) News1932-1988Biggs
The Biggs (Weekly) Argus1886-1911Biggs
The Biggs Recorder1880-188Biggs
The Biggs Weekly News1924-?Biggs
The Butte Democrat1859-1861Oroville
The Chico Chronicle-record188?-1896Chico
The Chico Courant1868-1869Chico
The Chico daily-evening enterprise1907-1911Chico
The Chico Enterprise 1911-1948Chico
The Chico Enterprise Record1948-1996Chico
The Chico Weekly Courant1865-1868Chico
The Dail Tribune191?-?Chico
The Daily Mercury1883-189?Oroville
The Evening Globe1937-?Gridley
The Feather River Territorial1964-?Oroville
The Gridley Herald1880-currentGridley
The North Californian1855-18?oroville
The North Californian: the Oroville Press1962-?Oroville
The Northern Enterprise1869-1875Chico
The Oroville Press19?-1962Oroville
The Oroville Weekly Union186?-1864Oroville
The Weekly Butte Democrat1861-1862Oroville
The Weekly Butte Record1858-1864Oroville
The Weekly Mercury1874-1895Oroville
The Weekly Oroville Union1862-?Oroville
The Weekly Union Record1864-1866Oroville
Weekly Chronicle-Record1896-?Chico
Weekly Oroville Mercury1895Oroville

PhotographsBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
Website California Photograph Collections CSGACSGA California Research Guide Online
Calisphere - Butte CalispherePictures and texts - Calisphere is a service of the?UC Libraries, powered by the?California Digital Library.
Picture Index Historic Photographs Index Special Collections Meriam Library Chico SUMeriam Library Special Collecitons

ResearchersBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
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ContributorsBack to the top of page

Sub Category Type Description Years Location Bibliography
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