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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Colorado|Colorado]]&nbsp;&gt; Garfield County'' <br>
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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Garfield_County,_Colorado|Garfield County]]''  
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Guide to '''Garfield County Colorado genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death record, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Garfield County
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| county_map = Colorado Garfield County.png
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1883
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| founded date = February 10
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| seat = Glenwood Springs
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| building address = Garfield County Courthouse<br>109 8th St Ste 200<br>Glenwood Springs, CO 81601<br>Phone: 970.945.5004<br>[http://www.garfield-county.com/ '''Garfield County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records from 1883<br>and military records from 1910; District Court has divorce, probate<br>and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Garfield County, Colorado. Page 98 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1883--'''Garfield County was created 10 February 1883 from [[Summit_County,_Colorado|Summit]] County. '''County seat:''' Glenwood Springs <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1883--'''Garfield County was created 10 February 1883 from [[Summit County, Colorado|Summit]] County. '''County seat:''' Glenwood Springs <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Eagle_County,_Colorado|Eagle]]
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*[[Eagle County, Colorado|Eagle]]  
*[[Grand_County,_Utah|Grand County, Utah]]
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*[[Grand County, Utah|Grand County, Utah]]  
*[[Mesa_County,_Colorado|Mesa]]
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*[[Mesa County, Colorado|Mesa]]  
*[[Pitkin_County,_Colorado|Pitkin]]
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*[[Pitkin County, Colorado|Pitkin]]  
*[[Rio_Blanco_County,_Colorado|Rio Blanco]]
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*[[Rio Blanco County, Colorado|Rio Blanco]]  
*[[Routt_County,_Colorado|Routt]]
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*[[Routt County, Colorado|Routt]]  
*[[San_Juan_County,_Utah|San Juan County, Utah]]
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*[[San Juan County, Utah|San Juan County, Utah]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
'''[[Colorado_Vital_Records_Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''  
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Garfield Co Public Library District<br>796 Megan Avenue<br>Telephone: 970- 625-4270<br>Website [http://www.garfieldlibraries.org/GCLD/index.aspx www.garfieldlibraries.org/GCLD/index.aspx]<br>
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Frontier Historical Society<br>1001 Colorado Avenue<br>Glenwood Springs, Colorado, 81601<br>Telephone 970-945-4448<br>Website http://www.glenwoodhistory.com/
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Glenwood Springs Colorado Family History Center]]
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*[[Rifle Colorado Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205334&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Garfield&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Garfield|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Garfield/ Garfield County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 23:02, 16 April 2013

United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngGarfield County

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

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Garfield County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Garfield County
Location in the state of Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 10, 1883
County Seat Glenwood Springs
Courthouse
Address Garfield County Courthouse
109 8th St Ste 200
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Phone: 970.945.5004
Garfield County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records from 1883
and military records from 1910; District Court has divorce, probate
and court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1883--Garfield County was created 10 February 1883 from Summit County. County seat: Glenwood Springs [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Divorce

The Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the Garfield County Divorce Records for the period 7/26/1906 to 3/17/1916 on-line.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has put the Garfield Inheritance Tax Records Index for 1909-1919 & 1926-1942 on-line.

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Garfield Co Public Library District
796 Megan Avenue
Telephone: 970- 625-4270
Website www.garfieldlibraries.org/GCLD/index.aspx

Frontier Historical Society
1001 Colorado Avenue
Glenwood Springs, Colorado, 81601
Telephone 970-945-4448
Website http://www.glenwoodhistory.com/

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Garfield County, Colorado. Page 98 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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