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''[[United States|United States ]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Larimer County'''  
''[[United States|United States ]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Larimer County'''  
== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==
[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
&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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== References  ==
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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]


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




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


LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Fort Collins


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.


Local Histories






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


  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).