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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Colorado|Colorado]]&nbsp;&gt; Montezuma County''<br>
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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Montezuma County, Colorado|Montezuma County]]''<br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Montezuma County Courthouse;<br>109 W Main St Ste 302; <br>Cortez, CO 81321; <br>Phone: 970.565.3728&nbsp;<br>
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County&nbsp;District Court has divorce, probate and court records<br>County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Montezuma 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  ====
  
*'''1889--'''Montezuma County was created 16 April 1889 from [[La_Plata_County,_Colorado|La Plata ]]County. '''County seat:''' Cortez <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1889--'''Montezuma County was created 16 April 1889 from [[La Plata County, Colorado|La Plata ]]County.  
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*'''County seat:''' Cortez <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  ====
  
*[[Apache_County,_Arizona|Apache County, Arizona]]
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*[[Apache County, Arizona|Apache County, Arizona]]  
*[[Dolores_County,_Colorado|Dolores]]
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*[[Dolores County, Colorado|Dolores]]  
*[[La_Plata_County,_Colorado|La Plata]]
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*[[La Plata County, Colorado|La Plata]]  
*[[San_Juan_County,_Colorado|San Juan]]
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*[[San Juan County, Colorado|San Juan]]  
*[[San_Juan_County,_New_Mexico|San Juan County, New Mexico]]
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*[[San Juan County, New Mexico|San Juan County, New Mexico]]  
*[[San_Juan_County,_Utah|San Juan County, Utah]]
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*[[San Juan County, Utah|San Juan County, Utah]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57162&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Arriola]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2353866&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Battlerock]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57207&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Cedar Grove]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1490238&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Cortez]
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*<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1290453915468_831" />[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2320962&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Dolores]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2296712&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Eaton]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57271&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Fairview]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1290454964203_41" />
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2248621&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Family]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57308&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Goodman Point]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2359318&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Healy]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57384&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Lamb]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57391&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Lebannon]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57566&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Lewis (Sunnyside)]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1993481&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& McElmo]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57422&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Memorial Garden]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2235613&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Mitchell]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2130961&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=1& Old Mormon]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1963336&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Peoples]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1963336&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Riverside (Peoples)]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57548&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Sheek]
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*<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1290454085328_761" />[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2358589&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Shilo]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2243486&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Simon Draw]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=405940&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Summit Ridge]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57566&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Sunnyside]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=405940&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Sunset Memorial Gardens (Summit Ridge)]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57572&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Sylvan]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1996197&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Towaoc]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=57597&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Ute Mountain Tribal]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2297377&CScntry=4&CSst=7&CScnty=282&CSsr=21& Webber]
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
LDS Ward and Branch Records
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LDS Ward and Branch Records  
  
*Cortez
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*Cortez  
 
*Moncos
 
*Moncos
  
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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Search current and archived [http://archive.cortezjournal.com/index_obituaries.asp obituaries] published in ''The Cortez Journal'' (Cortez, Colorado) from September 1999 to the present.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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<br>Dolores Library District/Montezuma County<br>1002 Railroad Ave<br>Dolores, CO 81323<br>Telephone: 970-882-4127<br>Website [http://www.doloreslibrary.org/ www.doloreslibrary.org/]  
 
<br>Dolores Library District/Montezuma County<br>1002 Railroad Ave<br>Dolores, CO 81323<br>Telephone: 970-882-4127<br>Website [http://www.doloreslibrary.org/ www.doloreslibrary.org/]  
  
<br>Mancos Public Library District<br>211 West First Street<br>Mancos, CO 81328<br>Telehone 970-533-7600<br>Website&nbsp; [http://mancoslibrary.org/ http://mancoslibrary.org/]
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<br>Mancos Public Library District<br>211 West First Street<br>Mancos, CO 81328<br>Telehone 970-533-7600<br>Website&nbsp; [http://mancoslibrary.org/ http://mancoslibrary.org/]  
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Cortez Colorado Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205423&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Montezuma&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Montezuma|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Montezuma/ Montezuma County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Montezuma_County,_Colorado]]
 
[[Category:Montezuma_County,_Colorado]]

Revision as of 20:48, 9 July 2012

United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngMontezuma County

County Courthouse

Montezuma County Courthouse;
109 W Main St Ste 302;
Cortez, CO 81321;
Phone: 970.565.3728 

County District Court has divorce, probate and court records
County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1889--Montezuma County was created 16 April 1889 from La Plata County.
  • County seat: Cortez [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Cortez
  • Moncos

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Search current and archived obituaries published in The Cortez Journal (Cortez, Colorado) from September 1999 to the present.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Cortez Public Library
202 N. Park
Cortez, CO 81321
Telephone: 970-565-8117
Website www.cityofcortez.com/government/public_library_0


Dolores Library District/Montezuma County
1002 Railroad Ave
Dolores, CO 81323
Telephone: 970-882-4127
Website www.doloreslibrary.org/


Mancos Public Library District
211 West First Street
Mancos, CO 81328
Telehone 970-533-7600
Website  http://mancoslibrary.org/

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

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