Nevada, Carson City Birth Records Index, 1887 - 1957
The Nevada, Carson City Birth Registers holds just over 2,300 records in its collection that spans approximately seven decades. All of the birth certificates and other vital records in this archive are dated between 1887 and 1957 and were compiled by the Carson City Recorder's Office. Individuals can learn more information about the Nevada, Carson City Clerk Birth Registers by visiting the Carson City Recorder's Office website.
Information Available In This Collection
The Nevada, Carson City Clerk Birth Registers index offers a variety of vital statistics on the individuals born in this capital city of Nevada. Some of the information listed in the archives includes the first, middle and last name of the person, as well as the names of both parents. Documents might also offer the full birth date and location of the birth. In cases where there is no given name for the individual at the time the birth certificate was created, the document may read "son" or "daughter" and the father's last name.
To make retrieval of documents as efficient as possible, the Carson City Recorder's Office has catalogued their birth certificates and records according to a document number and reference location that might include a book and page number of record. All of the files are listed alphabetically by last name of the individual.
About the Carson City Recorder's Office
The records of the Nevada, Carson City Clerk Birth Registers are held by the Carson City Recorder's Office. To obtain original copies of the records from this archive, contact the Carson City Recorder's Office at:
Carson City Recorder's Office
Public Safety Complex, 885 East Musser
Carson City, NV 89701
Each birth record in the Carson City Recorder's Office features its own assigned file number, as well as precise location information when available. In addition, vital statistics on the individuals born in Carson City will also be included in the records.
Carson City was a bustling trade center long before it became the official capital city of Nevada in 1861. This area was first founded as an Eagle Station trading post before becoming established as an official community in 1858. The gold and silver rushes contributed to the growth of Carson City, until it became the bustling town it is today. The courthouse on Musser Street is the current location of the Carson City Clerk and Recorder's Office. Individuals interested in obtaining hard copies of documents from this office can do so by making requests over the phone, on the website or in person. Copies can also be ordered directly on this website.
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