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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Colorado|Colorado]]&nbsp;&gt; Logan County'' <br>
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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Logan_County,_Colorado|Logan County]]''<br>  
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Guide to '''Logan County Colorado genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Logan County
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| county_map = Colorado Logan County.png
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1887
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| founded date = February 25
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| seat = Sterling
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| building address = Logan County Courthouse<br>315 Main Street<br>Sterling, CO 80751-4349<br>Phone: 970.522.1544<br>[http://www.logancountyco.gov/ '''Logan County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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County Clerk Recorder has marriage records from 1887 <br>and military records from 1914; County Healther Department<br>has birth and death; County&nbsp;Assessor has land records&nbsp;from 1875;<br>District Court has probate, naturalization and&nbsp;divorce&nbsp;records;<br>County Court has court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Logan County, Colorado. Page 100 {{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  ====
  
*'''1887--'''Logan County was created 25 February 1887 from [[Weld_County,_Colorado|Weld]] County. '''County seat:''' Sterling <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1887--'''Logan County was created 25 February 1887 from [[Weld County, Colorado|Weld]] County. '''County seat:''' Sterling <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  ====
  
*[[Cheyenne_County,_Nebraska|Cheyenne County, Nebraska]]
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*[[Cheyenne County, Nebraska|Cheyenne County, Nebraska]]  
*[[Kimball_County,_Nebraska|Kimball County, Nebraska]]
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*[[Kimball County, Nebraska|Kimball County, Nebraska]]  
*[[Morgan_County,_Colorado|Morgan]]
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*[[Morgan County, Colorado|Morgan]]  
*[[Phillips_County,_Colorado|Phillips]]
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*[[Phillips County, Colorado|Phillips]]  
*[[Sedgwick_County,_Colorado|Sedgwick]]
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*[[Sedgwick County, Colorado|Sedgwick]]  
*[[Washington_County,_Colorado|Washington]]
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*[[Washington County, Colorado|Washington]]  
*[[Weld_County,_Colorado|Weld]]
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*[[Weld County, Colorado|Weld]]  
*[[Yuma_County,_Colorado|Yuma]]
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*[[Yuma County, Colorado|Yuma]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
Riverside Cemetary
 
18611 U S Hwy 6
 
Sterling, CO 80751
 
  
970-522-2907
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Riverside Cemetary<br>18611 U S Hwy 6<br>Sterling, CO 80751<br>970-522-2907  
  
Sunset Memorial Gardens
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Sunset Memorial Gardens<br>163339 County Road 41<br>Sterling, CO 80751<br>970-522-0931
163339 County Road 41
 
Sterling, CO 80751
 
  
970-522-0931
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==== Census  ====
  
==== Census ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
County and Disctrict Court, ISP and Probation Officer<br>
 
110 W. Riverview Road<br>
 
Sterling, CO 80751<br>
 
  
Phone Numbers:<br>
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County and Disctrict Court, ISP and Probation Officer<br>110 W. Riverview Road<br>Sterling, CO 80751<br>
County Court: 970-522-1572<br>
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District Court: 970-522-6565<br>
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Phone Numbers:<br>County Court: 970-522-1572<br>District Court: 970-522-6565<br>ISP and Probation Officer:970-522-4303  
ISP and Probation Officer:970-522-4303
 
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Maps ====
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*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
Journal Advocate<br>
 
504 N. 3rd St.<br>
 
Sterling, CO 80751<br>
 
970-522-1990<br>
 
  
South Platte Sentinel<br>
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Journal Advocate<br>504 N. 3rd St.<br>Sterling, CO 80751<br>970-522-1990<br>
111 Poplar St.<br>
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Sterling, CO 80751<br>
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South Platte Sentinel<br>111 Poplar St.<br>Sterling, CO 80751<br>970-522-8148<br>  
970-522-8148<br>
 
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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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]]'''  
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Sterling Public Library<br>420 North Fifth Street<br>Sterling, CO 80751<br>Telephone: 970-522-2023<br>http://www.sterlingcolo.com/?page_id=122<br>
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Sterling Public Library<br>420 North Fifth Street<br>Sterling, CO 80751<br>Telephone: 970-522-2023<br>http://www.sterlingcolo.com/?page_id=122<br>  
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Fleming Community Library (School/Public<br>506 Fremont Avenue<br>Fleming, CO 80728<br>Telephone: 970-265-2046
  
Fleming Community Library (School/Public<br>506 Fremont Avenue<br>Fleming, CO 80728<br>Telephone: 970-265-2046
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Northeastern Junior College Monahan Library<br>100 College Avenue<br>Sterling, CO 80751<br>970-521-6612<br>http://njc.edu/library
  
Northeastern Junior College Monahan Library<br>100 College Avenue<br>Sterling, CO 80751<br>970-521-6612<br>http://njc.edu/library
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Logan County Genealogical Society<br>753 Taylor St.<br>Sterling, CO 80751<br>  
  
Logan County Genealogical Society<br>753 Taylor St.<br>Sterling, CO 80751<br>
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==== Family History Centers  ====
  
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family History Center<br>513 N 7th Ave<br>Sterling, Logan, Colorado, United States<br>Telephone: 970-522-6407 or 522-9257/ <br>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.<br> As of 06/23/10 Sterling Family History Center is open to the public on Wednesdays starting at noon until 8:30 PM.
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Sterling Colorado Family History Center]]<br><br>
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205406&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Logan&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Logan|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Logan/ Logan County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 21:06, 19 April 2013

United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngLogan County

Guide to Logan County Colorado genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Logan County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Logan County
Location in the state of Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 25, 1887
County Seat Sterling
Courthouse
Address Logan County Courthouse
315 Main Street
Sterling, CO 80751-4349
Phone: 970.522.1544
Logan County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk Recorder has marriage records from 1887
and military records from 1914; County Healther Department
has birth and death; County Assessor has land records from 1875;
District Court has probate, naturalization and divorce records;
County Court has court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1887--Logan County was created 25 February 1887 from Weld County. County seat: Sterling [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Riverside Cemetary
18611 U S Hwy 6
Sterling, CO 80751
970-522-2907

Sunset Memorial Gardens
163339 County Road 41
Sterling, CO 80751
970-522-0931

Census

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

Church

Court

County and Disctrict Court, ISP and Probation Officer
110 W. Riverview Road
Sterling, CO 80751

Phone Numbers:
County Court: 970-522-1572
District Court: 970-522-6565
ISP and Probation Officer:970-522-4303

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Journal Advocate
504 N. 3rd St.
Sterling, CO 80751
970-522-1990

South Platte Sentinel
111 Poplar St.
Sterling, CO 80751
970-522-8148

Probate

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has put the Logan County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1913-1942 on-line.

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Sterling Public Library
420 North Fifth Street
Sterling, CO 80751
Telephone: 970-522-2023
http://www.sterlingcolo.com/?page_id=122

Fleming Community Library (School/Public
506 Fremont Avenue
Fleming, CO 80728
Telephone: 970-265-2046

Northeastern Junior College Monahan Library
100 College Avenue
Sterling, CO 80751
970-521-6612
http://njc.edu/library

Logan County Genealogical Society
753 Taylor St.
Sterling, CO 80751

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Logan County, Colorado. Page 100 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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