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== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==
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*[[Burlington Colorado Family History Center]]
*[[Burlington Colorado Family History Center]]
== Web Sites  ==
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 20:25, 29 November 2012

United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngKit Carson Count

Hand and keyboard.jpg Colorado
Online Records

County Courthouse

Kit Carson County Courthouse
251 16th St;
Burlington, CO 80807-0249
Phone 719.346.8638

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]


Parent County

  • '1889--Kit Carson County was created 11 April 1889 from Elbert County. County seat: Burlington [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties




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



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

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  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).