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Placer County, California

Placer County stretches from the outskirts of Sacramento, California, to the border of Nevada. It is located in what is known as the Gold Country, the area where gold was found in the mid-1800s. The population is 348,432, and the county seat is Auburn.

The Placer County Recorder’s Office is responsible for the filing of documents or recording which give constructive notice of transactions relating to real estate and are authorized by law. The recorder’s office preserves and archives these records for reproduction for genealogical research and property searches. The office of the recorder registers all births, deaths, and public marriages for Placer County. Marriage records date from the year 1852 to the present, while the birth and death records date back from the year 1873 to the present.

The County Clerk’s office performs marriage ceremonies, issues marriage licenses, and registers confidential marriage licenses. The county clerk’s office provides direct services to the public that facilitate personal transactions and businesses through the filing of notary bonds and fictitious business name statements, as well as other professional registrations.

In Placer County, public records can be obtained either by doing a search online or by visiting the recorder’s office in person. To do a public records search online, you will have to visit the Placer County Clerk Website. Apart from accessing public records, the website has links that can be used to get more information about the county; these also includes the fee schedule applicable when obtaining public records.

To access public records that are not available online, you will have to visit the recorder’s office in person. In addition, you will be required to fill out the records request form. The form will contain your personal details and the kind of records that you are requesting. The charges applicable are same to as when requesting records online. Alternatively, you can call the recorder’s office at 530-886-5600 and make enquiries regarding public records in the county. However, keep in mind that public records cannot be obtained by phone.

Below is the physical address of the Placer County Recorder’s Office:

Clerk-Recorder-Registrar

2954 Richardson Drive

Auburn, CA 95603

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Placer, CA Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-2009431,806
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-200912,439
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-20091,504
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-20092,241
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-20091,802
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-20094,559
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20096,821
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-200951,392
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-20098,878
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-200913,675
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-20091,566
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-200967,208
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-20092,780
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-20091,212
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-200952,016
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-200925,489
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-2009593
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-200910,496
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-20096,941
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20097,300
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-20093,422
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-20096,910
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-200910,346
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-2009366
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-2009495
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-20098,947
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-20091,928
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20091,752
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-20092,981
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-2009304
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-2009101,995

Placer County Clerk
County Government Office

Address: 2954 Richardson Drive Auburn, CA, 95603
Phone: 530-886-5600

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