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Local Rgister has birth and death records; County and <br>district court has&nbsp;divorce, probate and court records;<br>County Assessor has land records; County Clerk has<br>marriage records from 1874<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grand County, Colorado. Page 99 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
Local Rgister has birth and death records; County and <br>district court has&nbsp;divorce, probate and court records;<br>County Assessor has land records; County Clerk has<br>marriage records from 1874<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grand County, Colorado. Page 99 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
== History  ==
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== Historical Facts  ==
 
 
=== Historical Facts  ===
 
  
 
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==== County Seat  ====
 
==== County Seat  ====
  
Hot Sulphur Springs <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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Hot Sulphur Springs <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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===== Societies  =====
 
===== Societies  =====
  
*Grand County Historical Association<br>110 E. Byers Avenue, PO Box 165<br>Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80452<br>Telephone 970-725-3939<br>Website http://www.grandcountymuseum.com/<br>  
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*Grand County Historical Association<br>110 E. Byers Avenue, PO Box 165<br>Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80452<br>Telephone 970-725-3939<br>Website http://www.grandcountymuseum.com/<br>
  
*Grand Lake Area Historical Society<br>PO Box 656<br>Grand Lake CO 80447<br>Website http://www.kauffmanhouse.org/index.html  
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*Grand Lake Area Historical Society<br>PO Box 656<br>Grand Lake CO 80447<br>Website http://www.kauffmanhouse.org/index.html
  
 
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===== Marriage  =====
 
===== Marriage  =====
  
Colorado State Archives has put the book ''[http://www.wargo.org/grandcomarriages.htm Marriages of Grand County, Colorado - The First Hundred Years] ''by Philip A. Wargo, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado:author, 1991, on-line. It covers the period 1874 to 1974. It is searchable by an alphabetical index and provides the Bride's name, Groom's name, Date,&nbsp; Book and Page.
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Colorado State Archives has put the book ''[http://www.wargo.org/grandcomarriages.htm Marriages of Grand County, Colorado - The First Hundred Years] ''by Philip A. Wargo, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado:author, 1991, on-line. It covers the period 1874 to 1974. It is searchable by an alphabetical index and provides the Bride's name, Groom's name, Date,&nbsp; Book and Page.  
  
 
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===== Death  =====
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===== Divorce  =====
 
===== Divorce  =====
  
=== Places ===
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=== Places ===
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 17:22, 22 May 2013

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

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Grand County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Grand County
Location in the state of Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 2, 1874
County Seat Hot Sulphur Springs
Courthouse
Address Grand County Courthouse
308 Byers
PO Box 264
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451
Ph. 970.725.3347
Grand County Website


County Courthouse

Local Rgister has birth and death records; County and
district court has divorce, probate and court records;
County Assessor has land records; County Clerk has
marriage records from 1874[1]

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

Hot Sulphur Springs [2]

Parent County

1874--Grand County was created 2 February 1874 from Summit County.

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Grand 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

Grand County Library District
225 E Jasper Ave
Granby, CO 80446
Telephone: 970-887-9411
Website http://www.gcld.org/

Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage

Colorado State Archives has put the book Marriages of Grand County, Colorado - The First Hundred Years by Philip A. Wargo, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado:author, 1991, on-line. It covers the period 1874 to 1974. It is searchable by an alphabetical index and provides the Bride's name, Groom's name, Date,  Book and Page.

Death
Divorce

Places

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grand County, Colorado. Page 99 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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