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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Colorado|Colorado]]&nbsp;&gt; Larimer County'' <br>
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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Larimer County'''
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Larimer County
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1861
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| founded date = November 1
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| seat = Fort Collins
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| building address = Larimer County Courthouse<br>200 W Oak Street<br>PO Box 1190<br>Fort Collins, CO 80522-1190<br>Phone: 970.498.7860<br>[http://www.co.larimer.co.us/ '''Larimer County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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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  ====
  
'''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>
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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  ====
  
*[[Albany_County,_Wyoming|Albany County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Albany County, Wyoming|Albany County, Wyoming]]  
*[[Boulder_County,_Colorado|Boulder]]
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*[[Boulder County, Colorado|Boulder]]  
*[[Grand_County,_Colorado|Grand]]
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*[[Grand County, Colorado|Grand]]  
*[[Jackson_County,_Colorado|Jackson]]
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*[[Jackson County, Colorado|Jackson]]  
*[[Laramie_County,_Wyoming|Laramie County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Laramie County, Wyoming|Laramie County, Wyoming]]  
*[[Weld_County,_Colorado|Weld]]
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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  ====
  
LDS Ward and Branch Records
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LDS Ward and Branch Records  
  
 
*Fort Collins
 
*Fort Collins
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
'''[[Colorado_Vital_Records_Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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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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<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/]  
 
<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/]  
  
<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>Fort Collins Regional Library District<br>201 Peterson Street<br>Fort Collins, CO 80524<br>Phone: (970) 221-6740<br>  
  
 
<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/]  
 
<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>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/]  
 
<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/]  
  
<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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<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  ====
  
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family History Center<br>550 Spartan Ave<br>Berthoud, Larimer, Colorado, United States<br>Telephone: 970-532-2155<br><u>Fort Collins Colorado</u><br>600 E Swallow Rd<br>Fort Collins, Larimer, Colorado, United States<br>Telehone: 970-226-5999 <br><u>Longmont Colorado</u><br>1721 Red Cloud Rd<br>Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States<br>Telephone: 303-772-4373<br><u>Loveland Colorado<br></u>3800 Moutain Lion Drive<br>Loveland, Larimer, Colorado, United States<br>Telephone: 970-669-6498<br>These are not mailing addresses. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.<br>Contact Center for open hours as they vary.<br>
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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  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205390&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Larimer&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Larimer|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Larimer/ Larimer County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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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  ==
 
== References  ==
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Larimer County, Colorado
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 1, 1861
County Seat Fort Collins
Courthouse
Address Larimer County Courthouse
200 W Oak Street
PO Box 1190
Fort Collins, CO 80522-1190
Phone: 970.498.7860
Larimer County Website


County Courthouse

 
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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