Nevada Resources

Nevada Genealogical Societies

African American Research Study Group
https://www.lvfamilysearchlibrary.org/about1

American Historical Society of Germans From Russia
www.ahsgr.org/?page=SouthernNev

Centennial Las Vegas Genealogy Society
clvgs7.wixsite.com/clvgs

Clark County Nevada Genealogical Society (CCNGS)
www.ccngs.org

Colonial Dames XVII Century 
nscda.org

Dames of the Court of Honor
nsdch.org

DAR – Francisco Garces Chapter (Las Vegas)
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvfgcdar/index.htm

DAR – Helen J. Stewart Chapter (Las Vegas)
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvhjsdar/

DAR – The Meadows (Las Vegas)
www.themeadowschapter-dar.org

DAR – Old Spanish Trail Chapter (Henderson)
www.daroldspanishtrail.com

DAR – Pahrump Springs Chapter (Pahrump)
appearancesbiz.com/dar/pahrumpspringsdar.html

DAR – Red Rock Canyon (Summerlin)
(newly formed)

DAR – Silver State Chapter (Boulder City)
www.redrocknsdar.org

DAR – Valley of Fire Chapter (Las Vegas)
www.vofnsdar.com

Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War
www.duvcw.org

General Society of the War of 1812
www.societyofthewarof1812.org

International Society – Daughters of Utah Pioneers
www.dupinternational.org

Jamestowne Society
www.jamestowne.org/how-to-join.html

Jewish Genealogy Society of Southern Nevada (JGSSN)
www.jgssn.org

Las Vegas Civil War Roundtable
www.meetup.com/LVCWRT/

National Society United States Daughters of 1812
www.usdaughters1812.org/chapters.html

National Society, Daughters of Founders and Patriots of America
nsdfpa.org

Nevada African American Genealogy Society
www.guidestar.org/organizations/26-0041194/nevada-african-american-genealogy-society-naags.aspx

Las Vegas Nevada Family Search Library (9th & Clark)
www.lvfamilysearchlibrary.org

Signers Chapter – The Sons of the American Revolution
www.sar.org/Membership/Society_Contacts

Saint Andrew’s Society of Southern Nevada
www.sassn.com

Sons and Daughters of the Pilgrims
www.nssdp.com/membership/interactive-map-of-state-branches/

Sons of Norway
members.sofn.com/lodgeDirectory/

Sons of Confederate Veterans
www.scv.org/services/campList.php

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
www.suvpac.org

The Henderson Library (Henderson, NV)

(www.mypubliclibrary.com/catalogue/library/userdef/genealaogy-web.aspx) contains a number of genealogical sites; some are for use in the library only and available to Henderson Library patrons or available on pay sites.

The Henderson Digital Collections are available at http://digitalcollections.mypubliclibrary.com

These collections include:

  • Archives of the CCNGS Prospector quarterly newsletter
  • Video oral histories and transcripts
  • Historic photographs
  • Newspapers
  • Early Henderson Nevada records

Members of the Henderson Library System have sources available to them online by logging into and clicking on the “Research” tab, and then choosing one of the databases from the list in the left column of the webpage:
Newspaper Archive:
access.newspaperarchive.com.databases.mypubliclibrary.com
Heritage Quest Online:
www.ancestryheritagequest.com/hga/
Ancestry.com (In library only):
www.ancestrylibrary.com
American Ancestors (New England Historic Genealogical Society) (In library only):
www.americanancestors.org

Nevada/Clark County Genealogy Resources

1862 Nevada Territorial Census Index
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvccngs/1862%20NEVADA%20TERRITORIAL%20CENSUS%20INDEX/1862CensusQUES.html

Nevada Census Records, 1862-1930
www.nevadagenealogy.com/census.htm

Nevada USGenWeb Page
www.nvgenweb.org

Nevada State Library, Archives, and Public Records
www.nsladigitalcollections.org

Clark County, Nevada GenWeb Project
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvclark/

Clark County, Nevada Vital Records Information
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvclark/county.html

Las Vegas FamilySearch Library
www.lvfamilysearchlibrary.org

Western States Marriage Index
abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm

Nevada Migration
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvmigrat/

Cyndi’s List – Nevada
www.cyndislist.com/us/nv

Cyndi’s List – locality – Nevada
www.cyndislist.com/us/nv/counties

Southern Nevada and Las Vegas, History in Maps (NEW)
http://d.library.unlv.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/LV_Maps

Nevada In Maps (NEW)
http://contentdm.library.unr.edu/explore/NVMapsExplore/nvmaps/nvmaps-home.html

Old Maps Of Nevada (NEW)
http://www.oldmapsonline.org/en/Nevada