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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.kiowacountycolo.com/ Kiowa County Courthouse]<br>1305 Goff; <br>Eads, CO 81036-0000; <br>Phone:71.943.8521
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County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1889; <br>Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kiowa 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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The following Civil War Battle was fought in&nbsp;Kiowa County:
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*November 29-30, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/co001.htm Sand Creek], also known as Chivington Massacre<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/bystate.htm#ar Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 26 April 2012).</ref> <br>
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:[http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/COmap.htm Map] showing the location of the battle.
  
 
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Kiowa County Public Library District<br>1305 Goff Street<br>Eads, CO 81036<br>Phone: (719) 438-5581<br>Website [http://eads.colibraries.org/ eads.colibraries.org/]  
 
Kiowa County Public Library District<br>1305 Goff Street<br>Eads, CO 81036<br>Phone: (719) 438-5581<br>Website [http://eads.colibraries.org/ eads.colibraries.org/]  
  
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205375&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Kiowa&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Kiowa/ Kiowa County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Kiowa/ Kiowa County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 20:22, 29 November 2012

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Online Records



County Courthouse

Kiowa County Courthouse
1305 Goff;
Eads, CO 81036-0000;
Phone:71.943.8521

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1889;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1889--Kiowa County was created 11 April 1889 from Cheyenne and Bent Counties. County seat: Eads [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Kiowa County:

  • November 29-30, 1864 = Sand Creek, also known as Chivington Massacre[3]
Map showing the location of the battle.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Kiowa County Public Library District
1305 Goff Street
Eads, CO 81036
Phone: (719) 438-5581
Website eads.colibraries.org/

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kiowa 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).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 26 April 2012).
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