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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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Guide to '''Garfield County Colorado genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death record, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
==== Parent County ====
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
*'''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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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Colorado#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Colorado#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Colorado#Taxation|Tax]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Colorado#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Colorado#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Garfield County, Colorado#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Garfield County, Colorado#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Garfield County, Colorado#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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==== Boundary Changes ====
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==== County Seat ====
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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Glenwood Springs <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
== Places / Localities ==
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==== Parent County ====
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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'''1883--'''Garfield County was created 10 February 1883 from [[Summit County, Colorado|Summit]] County.
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[San Juan County, Utah|San Juan County, Utah]]
 
*[[San Juan County, Utah|San Juan County, Utah]]
  
== Resources  ==
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=== Resources  ===
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
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==== Business Records and Commerce  ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}  
 
{{Census|Colorado}}  
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Church Records  ====
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==== Court Records  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Divorce ====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
The Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/divorce/1garfield.htm Garfield County Divorce Records] for the period 7/26/1906 to 3/17/1916 on-line.
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==== Genealogy  ====
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==== History  ====
  
==== Land ====
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===== Local History =====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Periodicals  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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===== School Records  =====
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==== Repositories  ====
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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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*[[Glenwood Springs Colorado Family History Center]]
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*[[Rifle Colorado Family History Center]]
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===== 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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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
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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/
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''  
 
'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''  
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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==== Vital Records ====
  
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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===== Birth  =====
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===== Marriage  =====
  
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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===== Death  =====
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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===== Divorce =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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The Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/divorce/1garfield.htm Garfield County Divorce Records] for the period 7/26/1906 to 3/17/1916 on-line.
*[[Glenwood Springs Colorado Family History Center]]
 
*[[Rifle Colorado Family History Center]]
 
  
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=== Places ===
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 17:29, 21 May 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

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

Glenwood Springs [2]

Parent County

1883--Garfield County was created 10 February 1883 from Summit County.

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

Court Records

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

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

Museums
Societies

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

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

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
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.

Places

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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