Hi - Hope there are some sharp-eyed Santa Cruzers, or even those interested
in Santa Clara, out there to see this multi-part query.
1. What is the availability of birth records and marriage records in Santa
Cruz County during the mid to late 1800s, specifically in Boulder Creek?
2. Does anyone have history on the town of Alma? I was told it is now under
the lake on Hwy. 17 out of Los Gatos. Did quicksilver miners working in the
Almaden mine and others live in Alma?
3. Does anyone beside the museum in Almaden have records of the miners who
4. Does anyone have accesss to the Great Register of Voters for Santa Cruz
Co., or know where copies might be most accessible?
Thanks for any leads, Norma Flagg Ingalls
Researching the surnames Fritch, Sorensen, Petersen, Olsson, Trotts, in
Boulder Creek and Ben Lomond. Any input appreciated.
Digging up the past is more fun than digging up the weeds. Garden has gone
to heck but the Genealogy is blooming.