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Guide to La Plata County Colorado genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|La Plata County, Colorado|
Location in the state of Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
|Founded||February 10, 1874|
|Address|| La Plata County Courthouse|
1060 E 2nd Ave
Durango, CO 81301-5157
La Plata County Website
County Clerk has marriage records from 1878 and land records from 1876;
Clerk District Court has divorce and probate records; County Court has court
records; San Juan Basin Health Department has birth, death and burial records
|Beginning dates for major county records|
|*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries|
Business Records and Commerce
- Allison Tiffany
- Crestview Memorial Garden
- Hay Gulch
- Ignacio East
- Ignacio West
- La Boca
- La Posta
- Ouray Memorial
- Three Rivers
For tips on accessing La Plata County, Colorado census records online, see: Colorado Census.
LDS Ward and Branch Records
- Pine River
An Index of the WPA Employment Case Files between 1935 and 1942 was compiled from the official record of the Colorado Department of Public Welfare, La Plata County Office. The information contained in the record generally shows:
- Name of the applicant
- Date of the filing
- Case number
- Name(s) and location of next of kin
- Date applicant accepted for employment
- Military service dates
- General work experience record and qualifications
Emigration and Immigration
Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups
Land and Property
Naturalization and Citizenship
Family History Centers
- Introduction to LDS Family History Centers
- Durango Colorado Family History Center
- Redmesa Colorado Family History Center
- Pine River Public Library District/Bayfield
395 Center Drive
Bayfield, CO 81122
Phone: (970) 884-2222
- Durango Public Library
1188 E Second Ave
Durango, CO 81301
Phone: (970) 375-3380
- Ignacio Library District
470 Goddard Ave
Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: (970) 563-9287
Cities and Towns (* incorporated)
• Bayfield *
• Durango* (county seat)
• Hermosa 
• Ignacio* 
• La Boca
• La Plata
• La Posta
• Loma Linda
• Pinon Acres
- La Plata County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- ↑ Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), La Plata County, Colorado. Page 99 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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