Archuleta County, Colorado Genealogy
Guide to Archuleta County Colorado genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Archuleta County, Colorado|
Location in the state of Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
|Founded||January 9, 1852|
|County Seat||Pagosa Springs|
|Address|| Archuleta County Courthouse|
PO Box 1507
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147-1507
Archuleta County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 Quick Facts
- 2.1 Historical Facts
- 2.2 Resources
- 2.2.1 Bible Records
- 2.2.2 Biography
- 2.2.3 Business Records and Commerce
- 2.2.4 Cemeteries
- 2.2.5 Census
- 2.2.6 Church Records
- 2.2.7 Court Records
- 2.2.8 Directories
- 2.2.9 Emigration and Immigration
- 2.2.10 Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups
- 2.2.11 Gazetteers
- 2.2.12 Genealogy
- 2.2.13 History
- 2.2.14 Land and Property
- 2.2.15 Maps
- 2.2.16 Military
- 2.2.17 Naturalization and Citizenship
- 2.2.18 Newspapers
- 2.2.19 Obituaries
- 2.2.20 Periodicals
- 2.2.21 Probate
- 2.2.22 Public Records
- 2.2.23 Repositories
- 2.2.24 Taxation
- 2.2.25 Vital Records
- 2.3 Places
- 3 Websites
- 4 References
County Clerk has marriage and death records from 1886
and land records from 1885; Clerk District Court has divorce,
probate, court and adoption records.
|Beginning dates for major county records|
|*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries|
- Before 1861 the extreme southeast tip of this modern Colorado county was in New Mexico.
- 9 January 1852 it was created part of Taos County in New Mexico Territory. 
- 28 February 1861 it was transferred to Colorado  (1 Nov 1861 Guadalupe County).
- 7 November 1861 the name was changed from Guadalupe County to Conejos County.
- Look for pre-1861 records in New Mexico. For further explanation see Taos County.
- 14 April 1885: Archuleta County was created from Conejos
- La Plata
- Rio Arriba County, New Mexico
- Rio Grande
- San Juan County, New Mexico
Business Records and Commerce
For tips on accessing Archuleta County, Colorado Genealogy census records online, see: Colorado Census.
Emigration and Immigration
Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups
Land and Property
Naturalization and Citizenship
Family History Centers
Ruby M. Sisson Memorial Library
Upper San Juan Library District
811 San Juan Street
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
Telephone: (970) 264-2209
- Archuleta County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 1611
Pagosa Springs, Co 81147
- San Juan Historical Society
P. O. Box 1711
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
- Archuleta County COGenWeb
- Family History Library Catalog
- Archuleta County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 97, Archuleta County, Colorado. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- William Thorndale and William Dollarhide, Map Guide to the U.S. Federal Censuses, 1790-1920 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publ., 1987), 52. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 X2th.
- Brief County Histories (New Mexico) in RootsWeb (accessed 21 June 2012).
- Wikipedia contributors, "Colorado Territory" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopeida at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colorado_Territory (accessed 19 June 2012).
- Adrian B. Ettlinger, AniMap 3.0 : with SiteFinder U.S. place name database (Alamo, Calif.: Gold Bug, 2008), Colorado 1861 map. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL CD-ROM no. 4903.
- Handybook, 97, Conejos County, Colorado, and 99, Guadalupe County, Colorado.
- Wikipedia contributors, "Guadalupe County, Colorado Territory" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guadalupe_County,_Colorado_Territory (accessed 23 June 2012).