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Updated October 15, 2014

Biographies

Los Angeles County Biographies  (Updated Weekly)
Link: California Genealogy & History Archives*
Pen Portraits  (Autobiographics of State Lawmakers & Professional Men - 1878)
California State Officials of 1911  (California Blue Book 1911 - Thanks Natalie Huntley!)
Senators & Assemblymen Bios of 1911  (CA Blue Book 1911 - Thanks N. Huntley!)
Who's Who in the Pacific Southwest 1913* (sfgenealogy.com & TAG)


Births

New Link: California Birth Index 1905-1995 (Donated by SFgenealogy.com)


Cemeteries


Link: Los Angeles County Cemetery  (by Southern California Genealogical Society)

Link: Los Angeles County Cemeteries  (by USGenWeb Project Archives)
Link: Rose Hill Memorial Park - Whittier*   (Searchable Grave Locations)

Link: Los Angeles County Tombstones Transcription Project  (by USGenWeb Project Archives)


Census

Link: 1880 Federal Census   (LDS Family History)
Link: 1900 California Census - NOT INDEXED  (Internet Archive)
Link: 1910 California Census - NOT INDEXED  (Internet Archive)
Link: 1920 California Census - NOT INDEXED  (Internet Archive)
Link: 1930 California Census - NOT INDEXED  (Internet Archive)


Church

Wilshire Methodist Episcopal Church of Los Angeles, CA Directory 1935 (by Jeanne Taylor - Thanks!)

Link: First Congregational Church of Los Angeles Directory 1932*  (by The Tin Type Shop)


Deaths

Link: Southern California Obituary ResourceProject*  (SCORP)

Link: Los Angeles County Deaths 1873-1899*  (pdf files)
Link: Early California Wills - Los Angeles County 1850-1890*  (by sfgenealogy.com & TAG)
Native Sons of the Golden West - Deaths  (1885-1940 Some years missing.)
Link: Pre-1905 Death Index* (by the Phoenix Project )
New Link: California Death Index 1940-1997 (Donated by SFgenealogy.com)


Directories

Link: 1867 Langley's Pacific Coast Business Directory ("Read Online" - Anaheim n365; El Monte n389; Ft. Tejon n393; Los Angeles n415; Los Nietos n419; San Pedro n479; Wilmington n517.)

1872 First Los Angeles City & County Directory*   (Images)
1876-78 Link: Langley's Pacific Coast Business Directory  ("Read Online" - Anaheim n227; Azusa n229; Ballona n231; Compton n247; Cottonwood Grove n247; Downey City n251; El Monte n253; Gallatin n259; La Puenta n277; Lexington n279; Lexington n279; Lopez Station n281; Los Angeles n281-285; Los Nietos n285; Lyon Station n287; Machado n287; Mission San Gabriel n295; Monte n297; Newport n305; Orange n315; Pasadena n317; Petroliopolis n321; Ravenna City n325; San Fernando n347; San Francisco Canon n349; San Gabriel n349; San Gabriel Mines n349; San Pedro n357; Santa Ana n359; Santa Monica n365; Soledad n371; Spadra n375; Westminster n395; Wilmington n397.)
1880-81 McKenney's Pacific Coast Directory - All California Counties (Business Directory - Images)

Link: 1893 Los Angeles City Directory*   (Internet Archive)
Milliken's City Directory of Pomona, Los Angeles Co. 1896-97* (Images - Business & Residential Directory)
1898 (March) California Telephone Directory * (Images... City of Los Angeles pgs 216-264)
California's Attorneys & Banker's Directory - 1908-09 (by Jeanne Taylor - Thanks!)
Link: 1915 LA City Directory* (by the Internet Archive)
Link: 1916 LA City Directory*  (by the Internet Archive)
Link: 1920 LA City Directory* (by the Internet Archive)
Link: Online LA City Directories* 1929, '36, '38, '39, '42, '56, '60-'69, '73, '87. (by the LA Public Library)
Link: 1939 LA Telephone Directory*  (by the Internet Archive)
Link: Long Beach Directories 1899-1969 Online  (Long Beach Public Library - Thanks to Dick Morris for the Heads-up!)
Link: Online LA City Directories* 1929, '36, '38, '39, '42, '56, '60-'69, '73, '87. (by the LA Public Library)


Educational Institutions

UCLA Members Alumni Association 1937 (Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor - Thanks!)
Link: Long Beach Yearbooks Online  (Long Beach Public Library - Thanks to Dick Morris for the Heads-up!)


Gold Rush!

Argonauts Of California - Pioneer Assns. & 1849 Passenger Lists   (by C. W. Haskins 1890)


Government

A Century of California Post Offices 1848-1954 by Walter N. Frickstad (Transcribed by Jeanne Sturgis Taylor - Thanks!)
Central Pacific Railroad Accident Report for 1877
Central Pacific Railroad Accident Report for 1878
Link: Los Angeles County Pension Records- 1883* (calarchives4u.com - Thanks!)
Notaries Public* (1886-1909 Elected Office--all counties)  
Two Bells Newsletter - Employees of the Los Angeles Railway February 1928
Two Bells Newsletter - Employees of the Los Angeles Railway March 1928


Marriages

Link: Western State Marriages - Los Angeles County* (by BYU Idaho)
Link: El Monte, LA Co., First Baptist Community Church Marriages 1954-1978*  (by I Dream of Genealogy.)


Military

Link: California Men in the War of the Rebellion 1861-67 (Internet Archives - Ebook)
Link: California Men in the War of the Rebellion 1861-67 (California Genealogy & History Archives - Thanks!)
National Guard of California - 1871* (Donated by Betty Loose - Thanks!)
California National Guard Report 1891-92 (PDF file - Militia, Officers & Retirement lists)
California Military 1899 (Sally Kaleta - Thanks You!)
Link: Register of Officers of the National Guard and Naval Militia of CA 1917* ( sfgenealogy.com-TAG TEAM )


Organizations

Link: NDGW - Index to the Roster of California Pioneers  (Native Daughters of the Golden West)
State Agricultural Society - 1868  (Organizers of the State Fair)
Los Angeles Social Register - 1889  (by sfgenealogy.com - Thanks!)
Los Angeles Social Register - 1899  (by Sally Kaleta - Thanks!)
Jonathan Club of Los Angeles, 1909*  (by sfgenealogy & TAG - Thanks!)
Yeoman Shield US Death Claims - 1919  (Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor - Thanks!)
Who's Who Among The Women of California - 1922*  (Images - 60,000 names)
Who's Who Among The Women of California - 1922  (Text - 60,000 names)
1928 Directory of the California Medical Association  (Transcribed by Jeanne Sturgis Taylor - Thanks!)
History of the Southern California Woman's Press Club 1894-1929  (Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor - Thanks!)
Link: California Dental Assn. 7th Dist. Central Calif. Dist. Members- 1933-34*  (by sfgenealogy.com - Thanks!)
1939 Fiftieth Annual Session of the Grand Court of California Foresters of America
1940 Fifty-first Annual Session of the Grand Court of California Foresters of America

 


More Links

San Fernando Genealogical Society  (Searchable Vital Databases)
Southern California Genealogical Society  (Databases at bottom of webpage.)



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