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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
== History ==
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[http://www.co.clear-creek.co.us/ Clear Creek County Courthouse]<br>405 Argentine Street;<br>Georgetown, CO 80444-2000; <br>Phone: 303.679.2339
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&nbsp;<br>County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1862<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Clear Creek 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--'''Clear Creek County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Georgetown <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:'''Clear Creek County was created as an original county. '''County seat:''' Georgetown <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
Jefferson, Gilpin, Grand, Summitt and Park
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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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*[[Park County, Colorado|Park]]
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*[[Summit County, Colorado|Summit]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
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==== Church History and Records  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== History ====
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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[http://everynameindex.com/ClearCreekBoulderValleysCO.html Every Name Index to History of Clear Creek and Boulder Valleys, Colorado]. Every Name Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2011, original text by O. L. Baskin, 1880, reproduction by Unigraphic, Inc., 1971.&nbsp; [http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com]
  
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/wills/1clear_creek.html Colorado State Archives] has put&nbsp;an Index to the&nbsp;Clear Creek County Will Records for the years 1950 to 1964 on-line.
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/wills/1clear_creek.html Colorado State Archives] has put an Index to the Clear Creek County Will Records for the years 1950 to 1964 on-line.  
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==== School Records  ====
  
==== Taxation ====
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/schools/census/clearcreek5.htm Colorado State Archives] has put and index&nbsp; to the official records of the Clear Creek County Superintendent of Schools that are in the custody of the State Archives. This record is a hand written document identifying the students who were enrolled in School District #5 in 1874. This district generally encompasses what today is the Idaho Springs area. The information contained in the record generally shows the name of the student, date of the record, and where in the school district the child resided.<br>Taxation  
  
 
==== 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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Clear Creek Library District
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205277&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Clear+Creek&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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John Tomay Memorial Library<br>605 Sixth Street<br>Georgetown, CO 80444<br>Telephone: (303) 569-2620<br>[http://clearcreek.colibraries.org/ clearcreek.colibraries.org/]
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Idaho Springs Public Library<br>219 14th Avenue<br>P.O. Box 1509<br>Idaho Springs, CO 80452<br>Telephone: 303-567-2020<br>[http://clearcreek.colibraries.org/IdahoSprings http://clearcreek.colibraries.org/IdahoSprings]
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Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc.<br>P.O. Box 150382<br>Lakewood, CO 80215-0382<br>Telephone: 303-935-9192<br>http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cofgs/index.html
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Websites  ==
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*[http://stanwyck.com/CCGilpin/ Clear Creek County COGenWeb]
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*{{FHL|205277|subject-id|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Clear_Creek/ Clear Creek County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com]&nbsp;&nbsp; Free online genealogy indexes for those big old county histories.
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Clear_Creek_County,_Colorado]]
 
[[Category:Clear_Creek_County,_Colorado]]

Revision as of 20:15, 29 November 2012

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Online Records



County Courthouse

Clear Creek County Courthouse
405 Argentine Street;
Georgetown, CO 80444-2000;
Phone: 303.679.2339

 
County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1862[1]

Quick Facts

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church History and Records

Court Records

Land and Property

History

Every Name Index to History of Clear Creek and Boulder Valleys, Colorado. Every Name Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2011, original text by O. L. Baskin, 1880, reproduction by Unigraphic, Inc., 1971.  EveryNameIndex.com

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Colorado State Archives has put an Index to the Clear Creek County Will Records for the years 1950 to 1964 on-line.

School Records

Colorado State Archives has put and index  to the official records of the Clear Creek County Superintendent of Schools that are in the custody of the State Archives. This record is a hand written document identifying the students who were enrolled in School District #5 in 1874. This district generally encompasses what today is the Idaho Springs area. The information contained in the record generally shows the name of the student, date of the record, and where in the school district the child resided.
Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Clear Creek Library District

John Tomay Memorial Library
605 Sixth Street
Georgetown, CO 80444
Telephone: (303) 569-2620
clearcreek.colibraries.org/

Idaho Springs Public Library
219 14th Avenue
P.O. Box 1509
Idaho Springs, CO 80452
Telephone: 303-567-2020
http://clearcreek.colibraries.org/IdahoSprings

Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc.
P.O. Box 150382
Lakewood, CO 80215-0382
Telephone: 303-935-9192
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cofgs/index.html

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Clear Creek 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).