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Revision as of 07:01, 7 January 2011

Template:Colorado-stubUnited States  > Colorado > Kit Carson County

County Courthouse


Parent County

  • '1889--Kit Carson County was created 11 April 1889 from Elbert County. County seat: Burlington [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties






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


Local Histories






Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Burlington Public Library
321 14th Street
Burlington, CO 80807
Telephone: 719-346-8109
Website www.burlingtoncolo.com/LIBRARY.HTM

Stratton Public Library
331 New York
Stratton, CO 80836
Telephone: 719-348-5922
Website stratton.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus

Flagler Community Library
311 Main Ave
Flagler, CO 80815
Telephone: 719-765-4310
Website flagler.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family History Center
1200 N 15th St
Burlington, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States
Phone: 719-346-7984
This is not a mailing address. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.
Contact Center for open hours as they vary.

Web Sites


  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).