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{{Note|See an interactive outline map of [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Nevada/viewer.htm ''Nevada Historical Counties''] at Newberry Library site<ref>[http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Nevada/viewer.htm ''Nevada Atlas of Historical County Boundaries'', John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.</ref> (Free) Enter a year, '''Refresh Map''', select '''zoom in''', then click on the map to enlarge it.}}
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<br> {{Tip|Sort the table by '''Date Formed''' or by '''Parent Counties''' and check [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Nevada/documents/NV_County_Index.htm Boundary Changes] for interesting insights.}}
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Name of County'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%;" | '''Name of County'''  
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Date Formed'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%;" | '''Date Formed'''  
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Parent County'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%;" | '''Boundary<br>Changes'''
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Progeny County'''
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%;" | '''Parent County'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%;" | '''Counties Created by Boundary Changes'''
 
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| Carson
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| [[Carson County, Nevada Genealogy|Carson]]
| 20 Jan 1854
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| 1854 Jan 20  
| Utah Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CARSON Details]
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| Utah Territory  
 
| abolished
 
| abolished
 
|-
 
|-
| Cedar
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| Cedar  
| 05 Jan 1856
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| 1856 Jan 05  
| Utah Territory
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| Utah Territory  
 
| abolished
 
| abolished
 
|-
 
|-
| Churchill
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| [[Churchill County, Nevada Genealogy|Churchill]]
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1861 Nov 25  
| Nevada Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CHURCHILL Details]
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| Nevada Territory  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Clark
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| [[Clark County, Nevada Genealogy|Clark]]
| 05 Feb 1909
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| 1909 Feb 05  
| Lincoln
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CLARK Details]
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| Lincoln  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Douglas
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| [[Douglas County, Nevada Genealogy|Douglas]]
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1861 Nov 25  
| Nevada Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DOUGLAS Details]
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| Nevada Territory  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Elko
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| [[Elko County, Nevada Genealogy|Elko]]
| Mar 1869
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| 1869 18 Ma
| Lander
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ELKO Details]
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| Lander  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Esmeralda
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| [[Esmeralda County, Nevada Genealogy|Esmeralda]]
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1861 Nov 25  
| Nevada Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ESMERALDA Details]
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| Nevada Territory  
 
| Mineral 1911, Nye 1864
 
| Mineral 1911, Nye 1864
 
|-
 
|-
| Eureka
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| [[Eureka County, Nevada Genealogy|Eureka]]
| 01 Mar 1873
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| 1873 Mar 01  
| Lander
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#EUREKA Details]
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| Lander  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Greasewood
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| Greasewood  
| 20 Dec 1855
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| 1855 Dec 20  
| Utah Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GREASEWOOD Details]
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| Utah Territory  
 
| abolished
 
| abolished
 
|-
 
|-
| Humbolt
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| [[Humboldt County, Nevada Genealogy|Humboldt]]
| 20 Dec 1855
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| 1855 Dec 20  
| Utah Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HUMBOLDT Details]
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| Utah Territory  
 
| Pershing 1919
 
| Pershing 1919
 
|-
 
|-
| Lander
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| [[Lander County, Nevada Genealogy|Lander]]
| 19 Dec 1862
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| 1862 Dec 19  
| Nevada Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LANDER Details]
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| Nevada Territory  
 
| Elk 1869, Eureka 1873
 
| Elk 1869, Eureka 1873
 
|-
 
|-
| Lincoln
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| [[Lincoln County, Nevada Genealogy|Lincoln]]
| 26 Feb 1866
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| 1866 Feb 26  
| Nye
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LINCOLN Details]
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| Nye  
 
| Clark 1909, White Pine 1869
 
| Clark 1909, White Pine 1869
 
|-
 
|-
| Lyon
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| [[Lyon County, Nevada Genealogy|Lyon]]
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1861 Nov 25  
| Nevada Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LYON Details]
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| Nevada Territory  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Mineral
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| [[Mineral County, Nevada Genealogy|Mineral]]
| 10 Feb 1911
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| 1911 Feb 10  
| Esmeralda
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MINERAL Details]
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| Esmeralda  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Nye
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| [[Nye County, Nevada Genealogy|Nye]]
| Feb 1864
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| 1864 18 Fe
| Esmeralda
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#NYE Details]
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| Esmeralda  
 
| Lincoln 1866
 
| Lincoln 1866
 
|-
 
|-
| Orsmby
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| [[Ormsby County, Nevada Genealogy|Ormsby]]
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1861 Nov 25  
| Nevada Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ORMSBY Details]
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| Nevada Territory  
 
| independent city of Carson City 1969
 
| independent city of Carson City 1969
 
|-
 
|-
| Pahute
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| [[Pershing County, Nevada Genealogy|Pershing]]
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1919 Mar 18
| Nevada Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PERSHING Details]
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| Humboldt
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Pershing
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| Pahute
| 18 Mar 1919
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| 1861 Nov 25
| Humboldt
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PAH-UTE Details]
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| Nevada Territory
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Rio Virgin
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| Rio Virgin  
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1861 Nov 25  
| Utah Territory
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| Utah Territory  
 
| abolished
 
| abolished
 
|-
 
|-
| Roop
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| [[Roop County, Nevada Genealogy|Roop]]
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1861 Nov 25  
| Nevada Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ROOP Details]
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| Nevada Territory  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Saint Mary’s
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| Saint Mary’s  
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1861 Nov 25  
| Utah Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ST.%20MARY'S Details]
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| Utah Territory  
 
| abolished
 
| abolished
 
|-
 
|-
| Shambro
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| Shambip
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1861 Nov 25  
| Utah Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SHAMBIP Details]
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| Utah Territory  
 
| abolished
 
| abolished
 
|-
 
|-
| Storey
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| [[Storey County, Nevada Genealogy|Storey]]
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1861 Nov 25  
| Nevada Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#STOREY Details]
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| Nevada Territory  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Washoe
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| [[Washoe County, Nevada Genealogy|Washoe]]
| 25 Nov 1861
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| 1861 Nov 25  
| Nevada Territory
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WASHOE Details]
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| Nevada Territory  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
| Whtie Pine
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| [[White Pine County, Nevada Genealogy|White Pine]]
| 02 Mar 1869
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| 1869 Mar 02  
| Lincoln
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NV_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WHITE%20PINE Details]
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| Lincoln  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|}
 
|}
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==References==
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{{Reflist}}
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[[Category:United_States_County_Creations]]

Latest revision as of 19:22, 24 December 2015


Name of County Date Formed Boundary
Changes
Parent County Counties Created by Boundary Changes
Carson 1854 Jan 20 Details Utah Territory abolished
Cedar 1856 Jan 05 Utah Territory abolished
Churchill 1861 Nov 25 Details Nevada Territory none
Clark 1909 Feb 05 Details Lincoln none
Douglas 1861 Nov 25 Details Nevada Territory none
Elko 1869 18 Ma Details Lander none
Esmeralda 1861 Nov 25 Details Nevada Territory Mineral 1911, Nye 1864
Eureka 1873 Mar 01 Details Lander none
Greasewood 1855 Dec 20 Details Utah Territory abolished
Humboldt 1855 Dec 20 Details Utah Territory Pershing 1919
Lander 1862 Dec 19 Details Nevada Territory Elk 1869, Eureka 1873
Lincoln 1866 Feb 26 Details Nye Clark 1909, White Pine 1869
Lyon 1861 Nov 25 Details Nevada Territory none
Mineral 1911 Feb 10 Details Esmeralda none
Nye 1864 18 Fe Details Esmeralda Lincoln 1866
Ormsby 1861 Nov 25 Details Nevada Territory independent city of Carson City 1969
Pershing 1919 Mar 18 Details Humboldt none
Pahute 1861 Nov 25 Details Nevada Territory none
Rio Virgin 1861 Nov 25 Utah Territory abolished
Roop 1861 Nov 25 Details Nevada Territory none
Saint Mary’s 1861 Nov 25 Details Utah Territory abolished
Shambip 1861 Nov 25 Details Utah Territory abolished
Storey 1861 Nov 25 Details Nevada Territory none
Washoe 1861 Nov 25 Details Nevada Territory none
White Pine 1869 Mar 02 Details Lincoln none

References[edit | edit source]

  1. [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Nevada/viewer.htm Nevada Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.