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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Colorado|Colorado]]&nbsp;&gt;&nbsp; Boulder County''<br>
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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Boulder_County,_Colorado|Boulder County]]''
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Guide to '''Boulder County Colorado genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Boulder County
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| county_map = Colorado Boulder County.png
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1861
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| founded date = November 1
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| seat = Boulder
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| building address = Boulder County Courthouse<br>2020 13th st<br>PO Box 471<br>Boulder, CO 80302<br>Phone 303.441.7770<br>[http://www.bouldercounty.org/pages/default.aspx '''Boulder County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
== History ==
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County recorder has marriage records from 1863, <br>land records&nbsp;from 1864 and military discharge<br>records from 1917; County Health Department <br>has birth and death records records from 1872<br>County&nbsp;Court has probate, divorce and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boulder County, Colorado. Page 97{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== Quick Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1861--'''Boulder County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. '''County seat:''' [[Boulder_County,_Colorado|Boulde]]r <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1 November 1861: '''Boulder County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Boulder <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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[[Longmont, Colorado]]
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[[Hygiene, Colorado]]
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
Adams, Weld, Larimer, Grand, Gilpin and Jefferson
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*[[Broomfield County, Colorado|Broomfield]]
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*[[Gilpin County, Colorado|Gilpin]]
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*[[Grand County, Colorado|Grand]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Colorado|Jefferson]]
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*[[Larimer County, Colorado|Larimer]]
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*[[Weld County, Colorado|Weld]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/mother_comp/boulder.htm Boulder County Mothers' Compensation Records] 1914-1934.&nbsp; An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Boulder County Commissioners during these years.&nbsp; Record may show the following:
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*Name of Applicant
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*Date and Amount of Compensation payment
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*Any adjustments to the pension
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*Person's age
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*Town nearest to where they lived
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*Other Actions done by the County.
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/oap/boulder.html Boulder County Old Age Pension Records] 1933-1936. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Boulder County Commissioners during these years. Record may show the following:
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*Name of Applicant
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*Date and Amount of pension payment
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*Any adjustments to the pension
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*Person's age
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*Town nearest to where they lived
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*Other Actions done by the County <br>
  
 
==== Divorce  ====
 
==== Divorce  ====
  
The Colorado State Archives has put a name only index to the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/divorce/1boulder.htm Boulder County&nbsp;Divorce Records] for the period 5/14/1904 to 4/22/1912 on-line.  
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The Colorado State Archives has put a name only index to the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/divorce/1boulder.htm Boulder County Divorce Records] for the period 5/14/1904 to 4/22/1912 on-line.  
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== History ====
  
 
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/boulder.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the Boulder County Inheritance Tax Records Index 1941-1943 on-line.&nbsp; [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Colorado%2C_Boulder_County_Inheritance_Tax_Records_Index_1941-1943 Read more.]
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/boulder.htm Boulder County Inheritance Tax Records Index] (1941-1943) is one of many [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/online.htm On-Line Indexes] available at the Colorado State Archives website.  
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
== Web Sites  ==
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Boulder Public Library<br>1000 Canyon Blvd<br>Boulder, CO 80302<br>Phone: (303) 441-3100<br>[http://boulderlibrary.org/ boulderlibrary.org/] <br>
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205254&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Boulder&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Lafayette Public Library<br>775 W Baseline Rd<br>Lafayette, CO 80026<br>Phone: (303) 665-5200<br>[http://www.cityoflafayette.com/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=24 www.cityoflafayette.com/SectionIndex.asp]
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Longmont Public Library<br>409 4th Ave<br>Longmont, CO 80501<br>[http://www.ci.longmont.co.us/library/index.htm www.ci.longmont.co.us/library/index.htm]
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Louisville Public Library<br>951 Spruce Street<br>Louisville, CO 80027<br>Phone: (303) 335-4849<br>[http://www.louisville-library.org/ www.louisville-library.org/]
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Lyons Depot Library<br>430 Fifth Avenue<br>Lyons, CO 80540<br>Phone: (303) 823-5165<br>[http://www.townoflyons.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=98&Itemid=158 www.townoflyons.com/index.php]
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Nederland Community Library<br>750 N. Highway 72<br>Nederland, CO 80466<br>Phone: (303) 258-1101<br>[http://nederland.colibraries.org/ nederland.colibraries.org/]
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Boulder Genealogical Society<br>P.O. Box 3246<br>Boulder, CO 80307-3246<br>Website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bgs/index.html
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Longmont Genealogical Society<br>P.O. Box 6081<br>Longmont, CO 80501-2077<br>Website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~colgs/index.htm#top<br>
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St. Vrain Historical Society<br>P.O. Box 705<br>Longmont, Colorado 80502-0705<br>Telephone: 303-776-1870<br>Websiste http://www.stvrainhistoricalsociety.org/
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Broomfield Genealogy Society<br>Broomfield, CO<br>Website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cobgs/
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Boulder Colorado Family History Center]]
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*[[Longmont Colorado Family History Center]]
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== Websites  ==
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*[http://boulder.genwebsite.net/ Boulder County COGenWeb]
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*{{FHL|205254|subject-id|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Boulder/ Boulder County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Boulder_County,_Colorado]]
 
[[Category:Boulder_County,_Colorado]]

Revision as of 22:55, 16 April 2013

United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngBoulder County

Guide to Boulder County Colorado genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Boulder County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Boulder County
Location in the state of Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 1, 1861
County Seat Boulder
Courthouse
Address Boulder County Courthouse
2020 13th st
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80302
Phone 303.441.7770
Boulder County Website


County Courthouse

County recorder has marriage records from 1863,
land records from 1864 and military discharge
records from 1917; County Health Department
has birth and death records records from 1872
County Court has probate, divorce and court records[1]

Quick Facts

Parent County

1 November 1861: Boulder County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. County seat: Boulder [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Longmont, Colorado

Hygiene, Colorado

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Boulder County, Colorado Genealogy census records online, see: Colorado Census.

Church

Court

Boulder County Mothers' Compensation Records 1914-1934.  An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Boulder County Commissioners during these years.  Record may show the following:

  • Name of Applicant
  • Date and Amount of Compensation payment
  • Any adjustments to the pension
  • Person's age
  • Town nearest to where they lived
  • Other Actions done by the County.

Boulder County Old Age Pension Records 1933-1936. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Boulder County Commissioners during these years. Record may show the following:

  • Name of Applicant
  • Date and Amount of pension payment
  • Any adjustments to the pension
  • Person's age
  • Town nearest to where they lived
  • Other Actions done by the County

Divorce

The Colorado State Archives has put a name only index to the Boulder County Divorce Records for the period 5/14/1904 to 4/22/1912 on-line.

Land

History

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Boulder County Inheritance Tax Records Index (1941-1943) is one of many On-Line Indexes available at the Colorado State Archives website.

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Boulder Public Library
1000 Canyon Blvd
Boulder, CO 80302
Phone: (303) 441-3100
boulderlibrary.org/

Lafayette Public Library
775 W Baseline Rd
Lafayette, CO 80026
Phone: (303) 665-5200
www.cityoflafayette.com/SectionIndex.asp

Longmont Public Library
409 4th Ave
Longmont, CO 80501
www.ci.longmont.co.us/library/index.htm

Louisville Public Library
951 Spruce Street
Louisville, CO 80027
Phone: (303) 335-4849
www.louisville-library.org/

Lyons Depot Library
430 Fifth Avenue
Lyons, CO 80540
Phone: (303) 823-5165
www.townoflyons.com/index.php

Nederland Community Library
750 N. Highway 72
Nederland, CO 80466
Phone: (303) 258-1101
nederland.colibraries.org/

Boulder Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 3246
Boulder, CO 80307-3246
Website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bgs/index.html

Longmont Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 6081
Longmont, CO 80501-2077
Website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~colgs/index.htm#top

St. Vrain Historical Society
P.O. Box 705
Longmont, Colorado 80502-0705
Telephone: 303-776-1870
Websiste http://www.stvrainhistoricalsociety.org/

Broomfield Genealogy Society
Broomfield, CO
Website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cobgs/

Family History Centers



Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boulder County, Colorado. Page 97At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).