Ormsby County, NevadaOrmsby County
was a county of Nevada
. It contained Carson City
, the county seat
and later state capital
, founded two years earlier. It was named after Major William M. Ormsby, one of the original settlers of Carson City, killed in 1860
In 1969, the county was dissolved and the independent city of Carson City took over all municipal services. Another state capital is also not in any county: Richmond, Virginia.