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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
==== Parent County  ====
 
 
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
 
=== Historical Facts  ===
 
=== Historical Facts  ===
  
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==== County Seat  ====
 
==== County Seat  ====
Burlington <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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Burlington <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1889--'''Kit Carson County was created 11 April 1889 from [[Elbert County, Colorado|Elbert]] County.  
 
'''1889--'''Kit Carson County was created 11 April 1889 from [[Elbert County, Colorado|Elbert]] County.  
  
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==== Census  ====
 
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{{Census|Colorado}}  
 
{{Census|Colorado}}  
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*Town nearest to where they lived  
 
*Town nearest to where they lived  
 
*Other Actions done by the County <br>
 
*Other Actions done by the County <br>
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==== Directories  ====
 
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===== Family History Centers  =====
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Burlington Colorado Family History Center]]
 
*[[Burlington Colorado Family History Center]]
  
 
===== Libraries  =====
 
===== Libraries  =====
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*Burlington Public Library<br>321 14th Street<br>Burlington, CO 80807<br>Telephone: 719-346-8109<br>Website [http://www.burlingtoncolo.com/LIBRARY.HTM www.burlingtoncolo.com/LIBRARY.HTM]<br>
 
*Burlington Public Library<br>321 14th Street<br>Burlington, CO 80807<br>Telephone: 719-346-8109<br>Website [http://www.burlingtoncolo.com/LIBRARY.HTM www.burlingtoncolo.com/LIBRARY.HTM]<br>
  
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*Flagler Community Library<br>311 Main Ave<br>Flagler, CO 80815<br>Telephone: 719-765-4310<br>Website [http://flagler.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus flagler.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus]
 
*Flagler Community Library<br>311 Main Ave<br>Flagler, CO 80815<br>Telephone: 719-765-4310<br>Website [http://flagler.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus flagler.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus]
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''  
 
'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''  
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== Web Sites  ==
 
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Revision as of 20:24, 21 May 2013

United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngKit Carson County

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

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Kit Carson County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Kit Carson County
Location in the state of Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 11, 1889
County Seat Burlington
Courthouse
Address Kit Carson County Courthouse
251 16th St
Burlington, CO 80807-0249
Phone: 719.346.8638
Kit Carson County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1889
and burial records from 1902; Clerk District Court has
birth, death, 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

Burlington [2]

Parent County

1889--Kit Carson County was created 11 April 1889 from Elbert County.

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

Court Records

Kit Carson County Old Age Pension Records 1933-1936. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Kit Carson County Commissioners during these years. Record may show the following:

  • Name of Applicant
  • Date and Amount of pension payment
  • Any adjustments to the pension
  • Person's age
  • Town nearest to where they lived
  • Other Actions done by the County

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
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Birth
Marriage
Death
Divorce

Places

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kit Carson 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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