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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Jackson_County,_Colorado|Jackson County]]''  
  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Jackson County
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1909
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| founded date = May 5
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| seat = Walden
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| building address = Jackson County Courthouse<br>PO Box 337<br>Walden, CO 80480<br>Phone: 970.723.4334<br>[http://www.courts.state.co.us/Courts/County/Index.cfm?County_ID=21 '''Jackson County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1909<br>County Register has birth and death records,&nbsp; Clerk District<br>Court has divorce, probate and court records;&nbsp; County Cemetery<br>officer has cemetery records from 1909<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jackson County, Colorado. Page 99 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson President Andrew Jackson] (1767-1845).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_Colorado "List of counties in Colorado,"] Wikipedia.</ref>
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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*'''1909--'''Jackson County was created 5 May 1909 from [[Larimer County, Colorado|Larimer]] and [[Grand County, Colorado|Grand]] Counties. <br>'''County seat:''' Walden <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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*[[Albany County, Wyoming|Albany County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Carbon County, Wyoming|Carbon County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Grand County, Colorado|Grand]]
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*[[Larimer County, Colorado|Larimer]]
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*[[Routt County, Colorado|Routt]]
  
 
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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Jackson County Public Library<br>412 4th Street<br>Walden, CO 80480<br>Telephone: 970-723-4602<br>
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*Family History Library Catalog for this county.
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Jackson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Jackson/ Jackson County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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Revision as of 02:47, 21 February 2013

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Online Records



Jackson County, Colorado
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded May 5, 1909
County Seat Walden
Courthouse
Address Jackson County Courthouse
PO Box 337
Walden, CO 80480
Phone: 970.723.4334
Jackson County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1909
County Register has birth and death records,  Clerk District
Court has divorce, probate and court records;  County Cemetery
officer has cemetery records from 1909[1]

History

Andrew Jackson.JPG

The county is named after President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845).[2]

Parent County

  • 1909--Jackson County was created 5 May 1909 from Larimer and Grand Counties.
    County seat: Walden [3]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Jackson County Public Library
412 4th Street
Walden, CO 80480
Telephone: 970-723-4602

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jackson County, Colorado. Page 99 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. "List of counties in Colorado," Wikipedia.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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