Indexes to Santa Barbara County Records

Click here for all Cemetery Records 
Santa Barbara Cemetery - In Cemetery Module - Old site
Santa Maria Cemetery - In Cemetery Module - Old Site
1501 Cravens Lane
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara County, California 93013
Michael Damron, Manager.
Phone [805]-684-2466. 
Other Santa Barbara County Cemetery Links:
Santa Barbara County Obituaries - Local sites with current/recent obituaries
Death Indexes
California Death Records 1940-1997 (CADI) -
Santa Barbara Pre-1905 Death Index
Santa Barbara Deaths: 1896 to 1906 (some are not on the Pre-1905 Death Index site, so check here) 
Marriage Indexes:
Santa Barbara County Marriages 1850 to 1910 - New Index of license images coming soon
Births and Baptisms:
We are working on getting these soon. They will be added to the Local Records Database
1850 Census Transcription: Click here for PDF - ***New***
Naturalization Indexes:
Repatriation Applications Index of women (women who married aliens lost their US citizenship prior to 1922.)
Local Nursing Schools:
Local Schools:
Finis Haskins Papers Finis Haskins was the Director of the Goleta Valley Historical Society for many years,  but he had an interest in collecting newspaper articles about Montecito residents. He handcopied these articles into notebooks along with an index of names dating from 1920s to 1970s. They include obituaries, weddings, and deed transfers.
Military Veterans:
Grand Army of the Republic, Santa Barbara, Starr King Post #52 History and index of members  

Links to Other Useful Indexes:

Santa Barbara Newspaper Extracts Index 1868-1875 (contains vital record notices and other news items (not yet available)
Periodicals held in Sahyun Library collection:   **New***
This is a catalog listing of periodicals in our collection, we are in the process of digitizing them and the text searchable copies are easily accessible at the Sahyun Library.
Click here for a listing of all periodicals held by SBCGS