Placer County

Marriage Records, Marriage Licenses, Marriage Indexes:

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Placer County Clerk-Recorder

Indexes:

  • Marriages A-Z

History: Formed 1851 from Sutter and Yuba counties.
County Seat=Auburn

Communities in Placer County where your ancestors may have had a wedding and lived: Baxter, Blue Canyon, Carnelian Bay, Colfax, Dollar Point, Dutch Flat, Emigrant Gap, Foresthill, Granite Bay, Iowa Hill, Kings Beach, Kingvale, Lincoln, Loomis, Meadow Vista, Newcastle, North Auburn, Northstar, Olympic Valley, Ophir, Penryn, Rocklin, Roseville, Sheridan, Sunnyside, Tahoe City, Tahoe Vista, Tahoma, and Weimar.

Newspapers: Wedding and anniversary announcements among other great genealogy clues, newspapers are often be the best way to find out where a marriage took place. The Library of Congress (free access) has archived 15 newspapers in Placer County for these areas: Auburn, Colfax, Dutch Flat, Forest Hill, Foresthill, Iowa Hill, Kings Beach, Lincoln, Loomis, Newcastle, Rocklin, Roseville, Tahoe City, Tahoe Vista, Yankee Jim's.

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