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== Introduction ==
 
== Introduction ==
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== Records to Research ==
 
== Records to Research ==
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{{CO Records Intro|Johnson}}
 
 
=== African Americans ===
 
{{KS African American Intro}}
 
 
 
=== American Indians ===
 
{{KS American Indians Intro}}
 
  
 
=== Bible Records ===
 
=== Bible Records ===
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{{CO Bible Intro}}
  
 
=== Biographies ===
 
=== Biographies ===
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{{CO Biographies Intro}}
  
 
=== Business Records ===
 
=== Business Records ===
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{{CO Business Records Intro}}
  
 
=== Cemeteries ===
 
=== Cemeteries ===
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{{CO Cemeteries Intro|Johnson}}
  
 
=== Census Records ===
 
=== Census Records ===
{{KS Census Intro}}
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{{CO Census Intro}}
  
 
=== Church Records ===
 
=== Church Records ===
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{{CO Church Intro|Johnson}}
  
 
=== Court Records ===
 
=== Court Records ===
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{{CO Court Intro|Johnson}}
  
 
=== Directories ===
 
=== Directories ===
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{{CO Directories Intro}}
  
 
=== Emigration and Immigration ===
 
=== Emigration and Immigration ===
{{KS Emigration Intro}}
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{{CO Emigration Intro}}
  
 
=== Ethnic Groups ===
 
=== Ethnic Groups ===
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==== African Americans ====
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==== American Indians ====
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{{CO American Indians Intro}}
  
 
=== Funeral Homes ===
 
=== Funeral Homes ===
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{{CO Funeral Home Intro}}
 
 
=== Gazetteers ===
 
{{KS Gazetteers Intro}}
 
  
 
=== Genealogies ===
 
=== Genealogies ===
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{{CO Genealogies Intro}}
  
 
=== Guardianship ===
 
=== Guardianship ===
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{{CO Guardianship Intro}}
  
 
=== Histories ===
 
=== Histories ===
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{{CO Histories Intro|Johnson}}
  
 
=== Land and Property ===
 
=== Land and Property ===
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{{CO Land Intro}}  
  
 
=== Maps ===
 
=== Maps ===
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{{CO Maps Intro}}
  
 
=== Migration ===
 
=== Migration ===
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{{CO Migration Intro}}
  
 
=== Military Records ===
 
=== Military Records ===
{{KS Military Intro}}
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{{CO Military Intro}}
  
 
==== Revolutionary War ====
 
==== Revolutionary War ====
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{{CO Revolutionary War Intro}}
  
 
==== Civil War ====
 
==== Civil War ====
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{{CO Civil War Intro}}
  
 
=== Miscellaneous Records ===  
 
=== Miscellaneous Records ===  
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{{CO Miscellaneous Records Intro}}
  
 
=== Naturalization and Citizenship ===
 
=== Naturalization and Citizenship ===
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{{CO Naturalization Intro}}
  
 
=== Newspapers ===
 
=== Newspapers ===
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=== Obituaries ===
 
=== Obituaries ===
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=== Occupations ===  
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=== Occupations ===
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=== Periodicals ===
 
=== Periodicals ===
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=== Probate Records ===  
 
=== Probate Records ===  
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{{CO Probate Intro}}
  
 
=== Public Records ===
 
=== Public Records ===
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=== Schools ===
 
=== Schools ===
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{{CO Schools Intro}}
  
 
=== Taxation ===
 
=== Taxation ===
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=== Vital Records ===
 
=== Vital Records ===
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==== Birth ====
 
==== Birth ====
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{{CO Birth Intro}}
  
 
==== Marriage ====
 
==== Marriage ====
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{{CO Marriage Intro}}
  
 
==== Death ====
 
==== Death ====
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{{CO Death Intro}}
  
 
==== Divorce ====
 
==== Divorce ====
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{{CO Divorce Intro}}
  
 
=== Voting Registers ===
 
=== Voting Registers ===
{{KS Voting Records Intro}}
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{{CO Voting Records Intro}}
  
 
== Additional Resources ==
 
== Additional Resources ==
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=== Research Guides ===
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=== Websites ===
 
=== Websites ===
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=== Courthouse ===
 
=== Courthouse ===
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{{CO Courthouse Intro}}
  
  
 
==== Record Availability ====
 
==== Record Availability ====
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=== Libraries ===
 
=== Libraries ===
{{KS Libraries Intro}}
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{{CO Libraries Intro}}
  
  
 
=== Societies ===
 
=== Societies ===
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{{CO Societies Intro}}
  
  
 
=== Family History Centers ===
 
=== Family History Centers ===
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{{CO Family History Centers Intro}}
  
  
 
=== Museums ===
 
=== Museums ===
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=== Places/Localities ===
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== Cities and Towns ==
{{KS Places Intro}}
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{{CO Places Intro}}
  
==== Towns with records ====
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''Towns in FamilySearch Catalog'''
{{KS FS and Catalogs Intro}}
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{{CO FS and Catalogs Intro}}
  
 
== County Facts ==
 
== County Facts ==
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{{CO County Facts Intro}}
 
 
  
 
=== Parent County(s) ===
 
=== Parent County(s) ===
{{KS Parent Counties Intro}}
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{{CO Parent Counties Intro}}
 
 
  
 
=== Boundary Changes ===
 
=== Boundary Changes ===
{{KS Boundary Changes Intro}}
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{{CO Boundary Changes Intro}}
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties ===
{{KS Neighboring Counties Intro}}
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{{CO Neighboring Counties Intro}}
  
 
=== History Timeline ===
 
=== History Timeline ===
{{KS Historical Timeline Intro}}
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Revision as of 12:02, 10 March 2015


Introduction[edit | edit source]

Template:CO County Intro

Records to Research[edit | edit source]

Information for this chart was taken from various sources, often containing conflicting dates. This information should be taken as a guide and should be verified by contacting the county and/or the state government agency.

Bible Records[edit | edit source]

Biographies[edit | edit source]

Business Records[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

In 1860, present-day Colorado was enumerated in the Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, and Utah Territories. Colorado Territory was created in 1861 and was enumerated as such in the 1870 Census. A state census was taken in 1885 for Colorado.[1] See links listed below.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Church records vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Colorado denominations, view the Colorado Church Records wiki page.

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Directories[edit | edit source]

Emigration and Immigration[edit | edit source]

Ethnic Groups[edit | edit source]

African Americans[edit | edit source]

Template:CO African American Intro

American Indians[edit | edit source]

Template:CO American Indians Intro

Funeral Homes[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Funeral Home Intro

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

Guardianship[edit | edit source]

Histories[edit | edit source]

Land and Property[edit | edit source]

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Colorado Land and Property for additional information about early Colorado land grants.

After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse, where current records are also housed.


Maps[edit | edit source]

Migration[edit | edit source]

Military Records[edit | edit source]

Revolutionary War[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Revolutionary War Intro

Civil War[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Civil War Intro

Miscellaneous Records[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Miscellaneous Records Intro

Naturalization and Citizenship[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

For more information, see Colorado Newspapers.


Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Occupations[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Occupations Intro

Periodicals[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Probate records have been kept by the county courts. Colorado probate records include bonds, affidavits, letters, claims, appraisals, fee accounts, minutes, judgments, dockets, calendars, case files, and wills. The Family History Library does not have copies of probate records from Colorado.

You may obtain copies of documents from the clerk's office in the county courthouse.


Public Records[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Public Records Intro

Schools[edit | edit source]

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Colorado tax records complement land records and can be used as supplements to censuses. There may be gaps of several years in the records. To find tax records in the FamilySearch Catalog, do a Place Search for the county.


Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Vital Records Section Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred.

For some online statewide indexes, see the FamilySearch Historical Record Collections for Colorado.

Birth[edit | edit source]

Marriage[edit | edit source]

Death[edit | edit source]

Divorce[edit | edit source]

Voting Registers[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Voting Records Intro

Additional Resources[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Additional Resources Intro

Research Guides[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]

Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Record Availability[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Record Availability Intro


Libraries[edit | edit source]

Listed below are libraries in {{{1}}} County. For state-wide library facilities, see Colorado Archives and Libraries.


Societies[edit | edit source]

Listed below are societies in {{{1}}} County. For state-wide genealogical societies, see Colorado Societies.


Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Family History Centers Intro


Museums[edit | edit source]

Cities and Towns[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Places Intro

Towns in FamilySearch Catalog' Template:CO FS and Catalogs Intro

County Facts[edit | edit source]

Template:CO County Facts Intro

Parent County(s)[edit | edit source]

Template:CO Parent Counties Intro

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

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Click a neighboring county
for more resources



History Timeline[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. William Thorndale and William Dollarhide, Map Guide to the U.S. Federal Censuses (Bountiful, UT: American Genealogical Lending Library, 1985), page 51-54; Alice Eichholz, ‘’Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources,’’ 3rd ed. (Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 2004), 86. Free online version; FHL Book 973 D27rb 2004; WorldCat entry.