Denver County, Colorado Genealogy
Guide to Denver County Colorado genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Denver County, Colorado|
Location in the state of Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
|Founded||March 18, 1901|
|Address|| Denver County Courthouse|
1437 Bannock Street Ste 200
Denver, CO 80202
Denver County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 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
- 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 Web Sites
- 4 References
Denver County has annexed territory from Arapahoe, Adams and Jefferson Counties on several occasions. The county clerk has marriage records from 1902 and land records from 1859.
The clerk of the district court has divorce records from 1967, probate and court records from 1858.
|Beginning dates for major county records|
|*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries|
1901--Denver County was created 18 March 1901 from Arapahoe County.
Business Records and Commerce
- Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver BillionGraves
- Hampden Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Denver BillionGraves
For tips on accessing Denver County, Colorado Genealogy census records online, see: Colorado Census.
Denver County Old Age Pension Records 1933-1936. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Denver 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
Emigration and Immigration
Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups
Land and Property
Colorado State Archives has put the Denver War Risk Insurance Applicants Index for the years 1916-1919 on-line.
Naturalization and Citizenship
Family History Centers
Denver Public Library
10 W 14th Avenue
Parkway Denver, CO 80204
- Swedish Genealogical Society of Colorado
PO Box 746255
Arvada, CO 80006
- WISE Family History Society (Wales, Ireland, Scotland, England)
P.O. Box 40658
Denver, CO 80204-0658
- Genealogical Society Of Hispanic America
P.O. Box 3040
Colorado State Archives has put the Denver County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1909-1912 on-line.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Denver City and County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Denver County Genealogy (Colorado Genealogy)
- Denver Public Library (Genealogy & Obituaries Database)
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Denver County, Colorado. Page 98 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).