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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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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Boulder_County,_Colorado|Boulder County]]''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Boulder County Colorado genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
[http://www.bouldercounty.org/pages/default.aspx Boulder County Courthouse]<br>2020 13th st; PO Box 471<br>Boulder, CO 80302<br>Phone 303.441.7770 <br>
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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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{{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'''] }}  
  
== Quick Facts ==
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== County Courthouse ==
  
==== Parent County ====
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County recorder has marriage records from 1863, land records&nbsp;from 1864 and military discharge records from 1917; County Health Department has birth and death records records from 1872 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>
  
'''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>
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== Quick Facts  ==
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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| bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Boulder County, Colorado#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Boulder County, Colorado#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Boulder County, Colorado#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Boulder County, Colorado#Taxation|Tax]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Boulder County, Colorado#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Boulder County, Colorado#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#99d6ff" width="100%" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Mahoning County, Ohio#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Mahoning County, Ohio#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Mahoning County, Ohio#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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== Places / Localities ==
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==== County Seat ====
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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Boulder <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
[[Longmont, Colorado]]
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==== Parent County  ====
  
[[Hygiene, Colorado]]
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'''1 November 1861: '''Boulder County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county.
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Weld County, Colorado|Weld]]
 
*[[Weld County, Colorado|Weld]]
  
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
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==== Business Records and Commerce  ====
  
 
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{{Census|Colorado}}  
 
{{Census|Colorado}}  
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
 
[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:  
 
[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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*Other Actions done by the County <br>
 
*Other Actions done by the County <br>
  
==== Divorce ====
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==== Directories  ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups ====
  
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.
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==== Gazetteers  ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
 
==== History  ====
 
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===== Local History  =====
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==== Land and Property  ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Periodicals  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
==== Taxation ====
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==== Public Records ====
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===== School Records  =====
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===== Archives  =====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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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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===== Libraries  =====
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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>
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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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===== Societies  =====
  
[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.  
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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
  
==== Vital Records  ====
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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>
  
'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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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/
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*Broomfield Genealogy Society<br>Broomfield, CO<br>Website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cobgs/
  
Boulder Public Library<br>1000 Canyon Blvd<br>Boulder, CO 80302<br>Phone: (303) 441-3100<br>[http://boulderlibrary.org/ boulderlibrary.org/] <br>
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==== Taxation  ====
  
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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[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.
  
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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==== Vital Records  ====
  
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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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
  
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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===== Birth  =====
  
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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===== Marriage  =====
  
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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===== Death  =====
  
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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===== Divorce  =====
  
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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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.
  
Broomfield Genealogy Society<br>Broomfield, CO<br>Website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cobgs/
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=== Places ===
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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[[Longmont, Colorado]]  
*[[Boulder Colorado Family History Center]]
 
*[[Longmont Colorado Family History Center]]
 
  
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[[Hygiene, Colorado]]
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==

Revision as of 21:31, 15 May 2013

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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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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

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
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*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

County Seat

Boulder [2]

Parent County

1 November 1861: Boulder County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county.

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

Court Records

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

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Local History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

School Records

Repositories

Archives
Courthouse
Family History Centers
Libraries
  • Boulder Public Library
    1000 Canyon Blvd
    Boulder, CO 80302
    Phone: (303) 441-3100
    boulderlibrary.org/
Museums
Societies

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

Birth
Marriage
Death
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.

Places

Populated Places

Longmont, Colorado

Hygiene, Colorado

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).