San Mateo County

Marriage Records, Marriage Licenses, Marriage Indexes:

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San Mateo County Assessor/Clerk-Recorder


History: Formed 1856 from San Francisco and Santa Cruz counties.
County Seat=Redwood City

Communities in San Mateo County where your ancestors may have had a wedding and lived: Atherton, Baywood Park, Belmont, Brisbane, Broadmoor, Burlingame, Burlingame Hills, Colma, Daly City, Devonshire, East Palo Alto, El Granada, Emerald Lake Hills, Foster City, Half Moon Bay, Highlands, Hillsborough, Kings Mountain, La Honda, Ladera, Loma Mar, Menlo Oaks, Menlo Park, Millbrae, Montara, Moss Beach, North Fair Oaks, Pacifica, Palomar Park, Pescadero, Portola Valley, Princeton-by-the-Sea, Redwood City, San Bruno, San Carlos, San Gregorio, San Mateo, Sky Londa, West Menlo Park, Woodside.

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 24 newspapers in San Mateo County for these areas: Atherton, Belmont, Brisbane, Burlingame, Colma, Daly City, East Palo Alto, Foster City, Half Moon Bay, Menlo Park, Millbrae, Montara, Moss Beach, Pacifica, Pescadero, Portola Valley, Redwood City, San Bruno, San Carlos, San Francisco, San Jose, San Mateo, South San Francisco, Woodside.

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