Highlights of the Historical Collection

Pages at the ArchivesASSESSOR
Assessment Rolls (1850s - 1912)
Poll Taxes

AUDITOR / TREASURER / TAX COLLECTOR
Railroad and Road Bond Records
Delinquent Taxpayer Records (1854 - 1912)
Cash and Expenditure Allowance Journals

Swamp and Overflowed Land Records
Warrants

COUNTY CLERK  

Articles of Incorporation

Registers of Fictitious Names of Businesses

Registers of Solano Physicians, Dentists, Pharmacists and Optometrists

Great Register of Voters (1866 - 1908)
Voter Registrations (1902 - 1970)
Naturalization Records (1854 - 1960)
Marriage License Applications (1862 - 1977)

COURT RECORDS
Court of Sessions Case Files and Court Register of Actions/Minutes (1851 - 1863)
County Court Case Files and Court Register of Actions/Minutes (1858 - 1879)
7th District Court Case Files and Court Register of Actions/Minutes (1850 - 1879)
Probate Case Files and Court Minutes (1853 - 1944; 1972 - 1986)
Superior Court Civil Case Files (1880 -1944) and Court Register of Actions/Minutes/Judgments (1880 - 1977)
Municipal and City Court Indexes & Dockets
Township Justice Civil & Criminal Court Dockets
Vallejo Police Court Dockets (1921 - 1951)

 

COUNTY RECORDER 

Deed Books (1850-1927)
Homestead Declarations & Abandonment of Homestead
Mortgages & Satisfactions
Agreements
Assignments

Attachments & Release of

Chattel (Crop) Mortgages

Corporate Bylaws

Deeds of Trust

Leases

Liens

Official Bonds
Possessory Claims

Married Women's Separate Property Declarations

Sole Trader (Record of Court approval for a woman to conduct a business independent of her husband) 

Marks and Brands

Records of Survey

Recorded Maps

Recorded Parcel Maps

County Road Map Books

Register of Lcensed Surveyors

Transcript of Court Judgments

Power of Attorney Records

Water Rights
Recorded Swamp & Overflowed Land Records

SCHOOL RECORDS
Warrants
School Land Records

SHERIFF

Sheriff Tax Sales -- Court-ordered sale of property by Sheriff for failure to pay property taxes

MISCELLANEOUS RECORDS

USDA Aerial Photos for Soil Studies (1935 -1972)
Kenneth Grimm’s Collection of Solano County Survey Jobs & Maps
Aged & Indigent Care Records / Orphan & Abandoned Children Applications for Aid
Some Federal Land Patents
Newspapers (1863 - 1971) –- note: limited use of issues under Archivist's supervision 

City Directories: Fairfield-Suisun 1939; 1948; 1977-1982; 19845; 1991. Vallejo 1961; 1967; 1977-1980; 1982; 1988.

Contracts for Construction of County Buildings

Hansen Funeral Home Records

Reclamation District Records