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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Moffat_County,_Colorado|Moffat County]]'' <br>
  
== History and Tidbits  ==
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=== Cities  ===
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Moffat County
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1911
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| founded date = February 27
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| seat = Craig
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| building address = Moffat County Courthouse<br>221 W Victory Way<br>Craig, CO 81625<br>Phone: 970.824.9109<br>[http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/CNTY-Moffat/CBON/1251574649345 '''Moffat County Website'''] }}
  
=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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== County Courthouse ==
  
=== County Government Site  ===
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County Clerk has marriage, land and military records from 1911; <br>Public Health Department has birth and death records;<br>County Court has divorce,&nbsp;probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Moffett County, Colorado. Page 100 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
== Neighboring Counties  ==
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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*'''1911--'''Moffat County was created 27 February 1911 from [[Routt County, Colorado|Routt]] County. '''County seat:''' Craig <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Carbon County, Wyoming|Carbon County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Daggett County, Utah|Daggett County, Utah]]
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*[[Rio Blanco County, Colorado|Rio Blanco]]
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*[[Routt County, Colorado|Routt]]
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*[[Sweetwater County, Wyoming|Sweetwater County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Uintah County, Utah|Uintah County, Utah]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
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==== Church  ====
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LDS Ward and Branch Records
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*Craig
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/1moffat_inh_tax.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the Moffat County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1920-1943 on-line.
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==== Vital Records  ====
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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For marriages from 1911-1915 see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Moffat County Library<br>570 Green Street<br>Craig CO 81625<br>Telephone 970-824-5116<br>Website http://www.moffat.lib.co.us/<br>
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Craig Colorado Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Moffat|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Moffat/ Moffat County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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== References ==
  
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{{Colorado|Colorado}} {{Colorado-stub}} <references />
  
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/1moffat_inh_tax.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the Moffat County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1920-1943 on-line.&nbsp; [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Colorado%2C_Moffat_County_Inheritance_Tax_Records_Index_1920-1943 Read more.]
 
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Moffat County, Colorado
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 27, 1911
County Seat Craig
Courthouse
Address Moffat County Courthouse
221 W Victory Way
Craig, CO 81625
Phone: 970.824.9109
Moffat County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage, land and military records from 1911;
Public Health Department has birth and death records;
County Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1911--Moffat County was created 27 February 1911 from Routt County. County seat: Craig [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Craig

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has put the Moffat County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1920-1943 on-line.

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

For marriages from 1911-1915 see Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

Moffat County Library
570 Green Street
Craig CO 81625
Telephone 970-824-5116
Website http://www.moffat.lib.co.us/

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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