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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Larimer County'''
  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.larimer.co.us/ Larimer County Courthouse;]<br>200 W Oak Street; <br>PO Box 1190; <br>Fort Collins, CO 80522-1190; <br>Phone: 970.498.7860
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&nbsp;<br>County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1862;<br>County Health Department has birth and death records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Larimer 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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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Created in 1861 as an original county.
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'''1861--'''Larimer County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Fort Collins <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Albany County, Wyoming|Albany County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Boulder County, Colorado|Boulder]]
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*[[Grand County, Colorado|Grand]]
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*[[Jackson County, Colorado|Jackson]]
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*[[Laramie County, Wyoming|Laramie County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Weld County, Colorado|Weld]]
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/co/larimer.htm Larimer County Cemetery Records]&nbsp; -&nbsp; US&nbsp;Gen Web Archives
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*Go to the Colorado Wiki Page, then to the Cemetery Section, look at Cemetery Record Sites for the state and browse/scroll to Larimer County.&nbsp;
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*[http://www.idreamof.com/cemetery/co.html Colorado State Cemetery Records]&nbsp; -&nbsp; I Dream of Genealogy,&nbsp; Scroll/Browse to Larimer County
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=275 Larimer County Cemetery Records]&nbsp; -&nbsp; findagrave
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/mapCems.cgi?countryer=4&stater=7&countyId=275 Larimer County Cemetery Map]&nbsp; -&nbsp; findagrave
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Larimer/ Larimer County Cemetery Links]&nbsp; -&nbsp; linkpendium
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=144164 Virginia Dale Community Church Cemetery, Livermore] BillionGraves
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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LDS Ward and Branch Records
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*Fort Collins
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/mother_comp/larimer.htm Larimer&nbsp;County Mothers' Compensation Records] 1920-1933. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the&nbsp;Larimer County Commissioners during these years. Record may show the following:
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*Name of Applicant
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*Date and Amount of Compensation payment
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*Any adjustments to the pension
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*Person's age
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*Town nearest to where they lived
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*Other Actions done by the County. <br>
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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*[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]
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*[http://www.genealogybuff.com/co/larimer/webbbs_config.pl Larimer County, Colorado Obituary Collection] Free from GenealogyBuff.com. From Various Funeral Homes in the Loveland and surrounding areas.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Berthoud Public Library<br>236 Welch Ave<br>Berthoud, CO 80513<br>Phone: (970) 532-2757<br>Website [http://berthoud.colibraries.org/ berthoud.colibraries.org/]
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<br>Estes Valley Public Library District<br>335 E Elkhorn Ave<br>Estes Park, CO 80517<br>Phone: (970) 586-8116<br>Website [http://www.esteslibrary.org/ www.esteslibrary.org/]
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<br>Fort Collins Regional Library District<br>201 Peterson Street<br>Fort Collins, CO 80524<br>Phone: (970) 221-6740<br>
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<br>Loveland Public Library<br>300 N Adams Avenue<br>Loveland, CO 80537<br>Phone: (970) 962-2665<br>Website [http://www.lovelandpubliclibrary.org/ www.lovelandpubliclibrary.org/]
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<br>Wellington Public Library<br>3800 Wilson Ave<br>Wellington, CO 80549<br>Phone: (970) 568-3040<br>Website [http://wellington.colibraries.org/ wellington.colibraries.org/]
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<br>Red Feather Mountain Library District<br>71 Firehouse Lane<br>Red Feather Lakes, CO 80545<br>Phone: (970) 881-2664<br>Website [http://redfeather.colibraries.org/ redfeather.colibraries.org/]
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<br>Larimer County Genealogical Society<br>P. O. Box 270737<br>Fort Collins, Colorado 80527-0737<br>Website http://www.lcgsco.org/<br>
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Berthoud Colorado Family History Center]]
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*[[Fort Collins Colorado Family History Center]]
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*[[Longmont Colorado Family History Center]][[Loveland Colorado Family History Center|Loveland Colorado Family History Center]]
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*[[Loveland Colorado Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*Family History Library Catalog for this county.
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Larimer|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Larimer/ Larimer County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~colarime/ Larimer County]&nbsp; -&nbsp; CO Gen Web Site
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/co/larimer.htm Larimer County]&nbsp; -&nbsp; US&nbsp;Gen Web Archives
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*[http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/CO/Larimer/ Larimer County]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Rootsweb Site
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/Places/US/Colorado/Larimer/Default.aspx Larimer County]&nbsp; -&nbsp; ancestry.com resources&nbsp; -&nbsp; $ requires ancestry.com subscription
  
== References  ==  
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== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Larimer_County,_Colorado]]
 
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Revision as of 20:25, 29 November 2012

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Online Records



County Courthouse

Larimer County Courthouse;
200 W Oak Street;
PO Box 1190;
Fort Collins, CO 80522-1190;
Phone: 970.498.7860

 
County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1862;
County Health Department has birth and death records[1]

History

Parent County

1861--Larimer County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. County seat: Fort Collins [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Fort Collins

Court

Larimer County Mothers' Compensation Records 1920-1933. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Larimer County Commissioners during these years. Record may show the following:

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

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Berthoud Public Library
236 Welch Ave
Berthoud, CO 80513
Phone: (970) 532-2757
Website berthoud.colibraries.org/


Estes Valley Public Library District
335 E Elkhorn Ave
Estes Park, CO 80517
Phone: (970) 586-8116
Website www.esteslibrary.org/


Fort Collins Regional Library District
201 Peterson Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Phone: (970) 221-6740


Loveland Public Library
300 N Adams Avenue
Loveland, CO 80537
Phone: (970) 962-2665
Website www.lovelandpubliclibrary.org/


Wellington Public Library
3800 Wilson Ave
Wellington, CO 80549
Phone: (970) 568-3040
Website wellington.colibraries.org/


Red Feather Mountain Library District
71 Firehouse Lane
Red Feather Lakes, CO 80545
Phone: (970) 881-2664
Website redfeather.colibraries.org/


Larimer County Genealogical Society
P. O. Box 270737
Fort Collins, Colorado 80527-0737
Website http://www.lcgsco.org/

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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