County was an "original" county in California established in 1850.
Information and documents on the following places in Butte County, CA,
may be found in the Paradise Genealogical Society Library.
Bangor, Berry Creek,
Big Bend, Biggs,
Boston Ranch Brush Creek,
Chico, Cherry Hill, Cherokee,
Paradise, Paradise Pines , Philbrook,
Springs, Rich Gulch,
Also, we may have some information on the following Counties
that were created from portions of Butte County:
established in 1854 and Tehama County established in 1856 partially
from Butte, Colusa and Shasta Counties.
1. The Dictionary of California Land Names, Compiled by Phil Townsend
Hanna, Automobile Club of So. California, 1951
2. Butte County Place Names, Compiled by Forrest D. Dunn, Assn. for
Northern California Records and Research, 1977.
Updated 27 November 2010