California, U.S., Spanish Land Records, 1784-1868The records in this collection are dated between 1784 and 1868. They are related to land grants the United States acquired after taking possession of California in 1848. There are several records associated with each grant. The main record for this database comes from a comprehensive index of the grantees with links to original land documents written in Spanish. Some documents have English translations and property maps with boundaries as of 1861.
California, U.S., Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1790-1890This collection helps the researcher identify censuses containing information on early residents of California, USA. It contains the following indexes: 1790 Census Substitute; 1850 Federal Census Index; 1860 Federal Census Index; 1870 Federal Census Index (excluding San Francisco County); 1870 San Francisco County Census Index; 1834 Census Index of Santa Barbara; 1890 Veterans Schedule; 1890 Naval Veterans Schedule.
California, Biographical Index Cards, 1781-1990This database is a collection of index cards containing biographical details on authors, artists, state officials, and other prominent people in California.
California, Pioneer Index, 1769-1848California inhabitants, pioneers, and a pioneer register