San Luis Obispo County

This site is meant to be an "Entry Point" for San Luis Obispo County Resources.

These Historical & Genealogical Resources are primarily the result of the diligent efforts of
The San Luis Obispo County Genealogical Society

Historical Data

Original Land Plats - 1850 - 1865

LL Paulson's 1875 Directory

1885 California Maps

Naturalization Records

Naturalization & Citizenship Resources

Headstone Photos from all the SLO Cemeteries are available as an attachment to an email.

The Sites below contain information and Indexes.
Adelaida ~ Arroyo Grande District Cemetery ~ Cambria
Canet Family Cemetery ~ Cayucos-Morro Bay
  Chapel of the Roses ~ Creston Estrella ~ Halcyon 
Los Osos Valley Memorial Park ~ Old Mission
Paso Robles District Cemetery ~ Pine Mountain
Pleasant Valley ~ Pleyto ~ Pozo ~ San Luis Cemetery
 San Miguel ~ Santa Margarita ~ Santa Rosa Catholic
St Patrick's ~ Shandon ~ Templeton ~ Willow Creek

"Mystery Graves "
Howe Family Graves - Hwy 41

Recorded by Lillian R Hooks
Data discovered by Martha A Crosley Graham
Civil Court Cases, Land & Tax Records

Land and Tax Records

Mexican Land Grants
Land Patents / Ranchos ~ 1859 - 1923

Civil Court Cases  ~ Index

Miscellaneous Probate Abstracts
Vital Records
Vital Records - Transcriptions [Off-Site]
Old Birth Records ~ Delayed Birth Certificates
Early Death Index [1850 > 1905]

Marriage Miscellany
Marriage Index 1850 > 1930
Marriage Book, Arroyo Grande Gen Library

Obituaries - SLO Gen Library Archives
Obituaries  [Off-Site]

Wood ~ Voakes & Wood Mortuary
1873 > 1905 Mortuary Records
Great Registers & Voter Affidavits

Census Records:
1850 Index [USGW Archives]
1860 Index
1870 Index and Abstracs

SLOCGS ~ Research Services
Historical SLO News Gleanings
Newspaper Abstracts ~ Off Site
"100  Years Ago - Today"

Historical News Articles: 
"Times Past"
Deaths, Obituaries & Accidents
Churches - Vital Records

St Patrick's Record of Interments ~ Arroyo Grande
St Patrick's Record of Confirmations
St Stephen's Episcopal Church - San Luis Obispo
Methodist Episcopal Church ~ Arroyo Grande

Huntington Library
Early California Population Project

Use the link above, click on the left "Go to Database"
Second step: Login
Third Step: Add Name, email address & Password, accept terms, Log in.


Spanish American War Veteran Burials

Webster ~ Morris Family
Diaries ~ Family Remembrances

The Family of Hiram Cornelius Powell
There are two versions:
'In Hiram's own words" ~ Edited by Aunt Iva
Margaret L Shuey Huston

Biographies - SLO County
Rufus Demming

Los Californiaños

Site Updated: 20 October 2015

This Site belongs to the San Luis Obispo County Genealogical Society