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Lake County Genealogical Society Research

We are currently a society without a library.
Our Members are currently housing our collection of Genealogical and Historical research materials.

To request a look-up contact:
anitajc@pacific.net  or by mail:
LCGS
PO Box 1323
Lakeport, California  95453

RESEARCH REQUEST

Look-ups are free - Please request only one surname.
Other lookup projects will be determined by the person doing the research.

We are not professional researchers but know the resources in our communities to help other researchers. Many of our members grew up in Lake County, knnow the communities and families that reside in the county.

Please contact one researcher or organization for a lookup. Being a small county, duplicate request may not be answered.

Copies are ten cents per page and donations always appreciated.

Look-up information may not be available at this time with libraries closed.

Research Sources Checklist

Cemetery Indexes

Index to Birth, Marriage and Deaths in Lake County Newspaper 1865 - 1949

Death Records 1860-1949
compiled from Cemeteries, Morturaries, newspapers, burial permits, death indexes
   
Burial Permits 1896-1909

Obituaries 1950 - current

Indexes to Historical Records
- Wills, Marriages, Naturalizations

Indexes to the Great Register (voter registration) 1867 - 1900

Index to Mauldin's Notes on Lake County History
Indexes and binder pages are located at  the Lake County Museums and the Lakeport library or on  microfilm at the Family History Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Probate Index and Probates early to 1920 -

Lake County Museum 
also check Ancestry.com

Family Histories
(Lake County)

Newspapers -
on microfilm at the County Library (Lakeport)
    Redbud Library (Clearlake) - no old newpapers

Schools - various sources

Surname Indexes
(family files)

Yearbooks - Clear Lake High, Kelseyville, Upper Lake
     donated to Lake County Library
FAMILY HISTORIES   

 
TITLE and AUTHOR:
CALL #:
   
A
 
Abercrombie and Related Families (Research papers)
Compilied by Robert Abercrobmie
ABERCROMBIE
   
B
 
Descendants of John and Sarah Ball
by Margaret B. Kinsey
BALL
The Ballengers of Tryron
by Bruce Ballenger
BALLENGER
They Came to Texas - The Family History and Genealogy of Cecil Raymond Ballard
BALLARD
Barney Family History - John Cary Barney and Elizabeth Billings
by Jeanne M. Porter
BARNEY
The Henry Beeson Story - The Last Bear Flagger
by Julia L. Monungovan
BEESON
The Descendants of John and Susanna Bibbee of West Virginia and Ohio 1736-1996
by Clark Blake
BIBBEE
Binkley Ranch  (folder)
by Chris and Helen Binkley
BINKLEY
Memories of the Bonniksons
by Bert A. Bonnikson
BONNIKSON
Our Boone Cousins: Daniel Bones Kinship
by Sarah Ridge Rockenfield
BOONE
A Bradham Family History and Genealogy
by Janet Bradha Brewsterby
BRADHAM
Martha Lois Avery Bryant
by Loris (Lois) Bryant Innis
BRYANT
Journey With A Wagon Master
by Joseph Newton Borroughs
BORROUGHS
My Life at Fort Ross 1877 - 1907
by Laura Call Carr
CARR
   
C
 
My LIfe At Fort Ross
Laura Call Carr
CARR
Twelve Generations of the Clendenins and Related Families
by Donald E. Clendenin
CLENDENIN
Families of Cobb, Marble, Hinton and Enderlin (folder)
by Marge Hinton
COBB
John B. Colton - The Remarkable LIfe of 1849 Death Valley Pioneer
by Marvin Jensen
COLTON
Conner Family History - Descendants of James Conner
Mary Jane Conner Martin
CONNER
   
D
 
   
E
 
History of John Ewing Family & William Garner Ewing Family
Richard B. Studebaker
EWING
   
F
 
Eight Generations of The Virginia Branch of the Faris Family in The United States|
by Nellie L. Flack
FARIS
My Great Adventure - The Story of My Life
Natallie H. Fitzgerald
 
Fryar/Fryer Family Records
Jack D. Fryar
FRYAR
   
G
 
Gard Family (folder)
Gard Meddaugh
GARD
Some Reminisceances of My Seventy-Four Years in Mendocino County
Lilburn Gibson
GIBSON
Gohn, Goan Descendants from Somerset County, PA
Fava F. GOAN
GOHN
John Christian Good of Switzerland and Descendants 1848-1979
Bob McALEAR
GOOD
The Genealogical Study of the Descendants of Joshua and Ann Gowan
Joan Helen Gowan Near
GOWAN
   
H
 
Frederick Helf 1818-1898 and Frances J. Sawyer 1825-1888
by Betty Murbach Helf
HELF
The Descendants of William Morton Henry
HENRY
Hinton Family  (folder)
by Ralph Hinton
HINTON
Mr. California - Autobiography of Rockwell D. Hunt
HUNT
Ancestry and Descendants of Brice Wiseman Hammack
by Gloria Omohundro Palmer
HAMMACK
A branch of Hussey Family in America
by Rolland Fountain Hussey Lenora Hussey, Griffin, Grace Griffin Hubbell
HUSSEY
   
I
 
Genealogy of the Ives Family
Arthur Coon Ives
IVES
   
J
 
James
 
   
K
 
Kelsey/Kelsay Families (binders of family information)
various contributors
KELSAY or KELSEY
Kendrick Kindred vol. 1
by Guy Dyson
KENDRICK
Knight Family History Descendants of Richard Knight of Virginia 1700-1760/61
Anna Knight Harlander, E.V. Knight Jr.
 
Knock on Our Door (KOENING)
Anna Belle Koenig Nimmo
KOENING
   
L
 
   
Album and History of James Rebecca Lamb
by Ruth Sweet Kjos
LAMB
The Last Leaf Memories of a Childhood That Began in A Century Long Gone (LEA)
by Inez Lea Keeling
LEA
Lewis of Warner Hall - The History of a Family
Merrow Egerton Sorley
LEWIS
Lewises, Meriwehters and Their Kin
by Sarah Travers (Scott) Anderson
LEWIS
Edward Henry Long - His Ancestors and Descendants - includes Long, Carner, Baker,             
Calron and Related Families
by Lolita Long Lowry
LONG
John Lothropp 1584-1653 - A Puritan Biography & Genealogy
by Richard Woodruff Price
PRICE
   
M
 
The Marby Family - Descendanta of Frances Maybury & Elizabeth gilliam of Surry Co. VA
- reprinted with additions
Donald E. Collins
The Marby Family
 
McAlear Family Group Sheets
Bob McAlear
McALEAR
The Ancestry and Descendants of Effie Kate McMath and Spencer Green Allen
Susan Allen D'Ambrosio
McMATH
The Story of the John Meek Family
by Floyd Batterto
MEEK
History of the Simon Mills Family - Book II
Katie R. Mills, Ralph E. Mills
MILLS
The Know Descendants of Jakob Murbach and Verena Ruedi of Gachlinger, Canton 
Schaffhusen, Switzerland
by Betty Helf
MURBACH
   
N
 
   
O
 
   
P
 
Genealogy and History of the Descendants of Joseph Peck
by Ira B. Peck
PECK
Children of the Hummingbird - The Families of Perez and Najera of Mexico and Texas
by Robert McAlear
PEREZ
Pocahontas Descendants with Corrections and Additions
by Eileen M. Chappel
POAHONTAS
Genealogy of Elnathan Judson Pond
by Lyndsay Ritchie
POND
The Posey Family in America
by Lloyd Franklin Posey & Betty Sue Drake Posey
POSEY
The Civil War Diary of Cypress Pringle (booklet)
forward by Henry J. Cadbury
PRINGLE
Prater, Prather, Prator, Prahor in Ameria
by John W. Prather, Jr.
Prater
Prewitt - Pruitt - Records of Virginia
by Richard A. Prewitt
PREWITT
Prewitt - Pruitt Records of Tennessee
by Richard A. Prewitt
PREWITT
   
R
 
Matilda's Story (Randolph)
by Jacqueline Hanson
RANDOLPH
Edward Fitz Randolph Branch Lines, Allied Families & English-Norman Ancestry
by Oris H.F. Randolph
RANDOLPH
Richard Ratcliff of Lancaster England, Talbot Co. Md and His Ancestor & Descendants
1066-1982
by Clarence Earl Ratcliff
RATCLIFF
Anna Morrison Reed 1849-1921
by Anna Morrison Reed, edited by John E. Keller
REEd
Reiff to Riffe - Family in America
by Fred J. Riffe
REIFF/RIFFE
Thomas Rogers, Pilgrim & Some of his Descendants
By The THomas Rogers Society, Inc.
ROGERS.
The Diary of Robert Rose
by Ralph Emmet Fall
ROSE
The Shaul Family History 1773 - 1993
by Virginia Gorton Bonne & Herbet Milford Shaul
SHAUL                              
   
S
 
Shrewsbury Journeyins, the Lost Shrewsbury's vol. I
Patsy Shrewsbury, Christine  
Griffin Oaks, Carol An Griffin
Leonard
The Descendants of Robert Smith (1824-1896)
 
William Smith (1829-1908) Who moved Together to California in 1866
Robert Smith Family Assoc.
The Family of Alfred M. Stanley - The Stanley Family 2003
Marvin L. Lander
The Staats Family
Harold Staats
John Stark of the Donner Party
Stanley L. Stark
Patriach of The Valley - Isaac W. Sullivan 1807-1891 - Day to Day Living in Early Sonoma       
County  
Emma A. Street-Hively
Annabelle (SUTHERLAND)
Harry Sutherland
A Man and His Memories (SUTHERLAND)
Harry Sutherland
Sylar Family Papers
Roy Sylar
   
T
 
Additions to William Allen & Amanda Helen (Morris) Trowbridge
by Loleita B. Lemes
TROWBRIDGE
   
V
 
The Generations of Jacob Vann
  by Clorine Story
VANN
   
W
 
Genealogy of Frederick H. Waldron
Fred H. Waldron
Walker Families
 
The Welty Saga
Paul Ferguson PHD
The Descendants of John Whitaker 1753 - 1833 of Harford Co. Maryland & H. Co. Kentucky
 
R.P.White Family (Richard Pearson and Malinda Gilliland)
WHITE
Wightman Genealogy
George Wightman
Wilbourn Genealogy
by Ann (Beason) Gahan
Wilbourn
Descendants of Caleb Wright
by Edward F. Wright
WRIGHT
   
X
 
   
Y
 
The Descendants of Jacob Young of Shelby County Kentucky including President Harry S.
Truman
Elsie Spry Davis
   
Z
 
   
California
As California Grew - The Change in County Boundries

Gleanings from Alta California

More Gleanings from California

Three Military Post in Northern California

El DORADO COUNTY

Cemeteries of El Dorado California


HUMBOLDT COUNTY

Humboldt County, California
Naturalization Records

KERN COUNTY

MENDOCINO COUNTY


Touring the Old Redwood Highway - Mendocino County

A Glance Back

Mendocino County Remembered - An Oral History vol. II (M-Z)

Some Reminiscenes of my Seventy-Four Years in Mendocino County
An Autobiography of Lilburn Gibson

Memories of Redwood Valley

Reflections of Ukiah
the 1860's to the 2000's

From Oaks To Acorns - The History of Potter Valley
Delight Sheldon

From Oaks to Acorns - part 2
Delight Sheldon

SANTA CLARA

Pioneer Blue Book of Old Santa Clara Valley