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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Colorado|Colorado]]&nbsp;&gt; Montrose County'' <br>
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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Montrose_County,_Colorado|Montrose County]]'' <br>  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Montrose County
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1883
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| founded date = February 11
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| seat = Montrose
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| building address = Montrose County Courthouse<br>320 S 1st Street<br>Montrose, CO 81401<br>Phone: 970.249.3362<br>[http://www.co.montrose.co.us/ '''Montrose County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br>County Clerk has birth and death records from 1907, <br>marriage records from 1883 and land records from 1882<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Montrose 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  ====
  
*'''1883--'''Montrose County was created 11 February 1883 from [[Gunnison_County,_Colorado|Gunnison]] County. '''County seat:''' Montrose <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1883--'''Montrose County was created 11 February 1883 from [[Gunnison County, Colorado|Gunnison]] County. '''County seat:''' Montrose <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Delta_County,_Colorado|Delta]]
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*[[Delta County, Colorado|Delta]]  
*[[Grand_County,_Utah|Grand County, Utah]]
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*[[Grand County, Utah|Grand County, Utah]]  
*[[Gunnison_County,_Colorado|Gunnison]]
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*[[Gunnison County, Colorado|Gunnison]]  
*[[Mesa_County,_Colorado|Mesa]]
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*[[Mesa County, Colorado|Mesa]]  
*[[Ouray_County,_Colorado|Ouray]]
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*[[Ouray County, Colorado|Ouray]]  
*[[San_Juan_County,_Utah|San Juan County, Utah]]
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*[[San Juan County, Utah|San Juan County, Utah]]  
*[[San_Miguel_County,_Colorado|San Miguel]]
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*[[San Miguel County, Colorado|San Miguel]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
LDS Ward and Branch Records
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LDS Ward and Branch Records  
  
 
*Montrose
 
*Montrose
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Montrose Regional Library District<br>320 South 2nd Street<br>Montrose, CO 81401<br>Telephone 970-249-9656<br>Website http://www.montroselibrary.org/  
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Montrose Regional Library District<br>320 South 2nd Street<br>Montrose, CO 81401<br>Telephone 970-249-9656<br>Website http://www.montroselibrary.org/ <br>
  
<br>Nucla Public Library<br>544 Main Street<br>Nucla, CO 81424<br>Telephone 970-864-2166<br>
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<br>Nucla Public Library<br>544 Main Street<br>Nucla, CO 81424<br>Telephone 970-864-2166<br>  
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Montrose County Fore-Kin Trails Genealogical Society<br>P.O.Box 802<br>Montrose, CO. 81402<br>Telephone 970-240-1755<br>Website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~comgc<br>The Society has opened Montrose Genealogy Center at 700 E. Main St., Suite 103,Montrose, CO. 81402. Their collection is extensive for Montrose County and includes historic newspapers, 1899-1939; courthouse land and probate records; books and pamphlets; surname and subject files<br>
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Montrose Colorado Family History Center]]
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*[[Naturita Colorado Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205429&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Montrose&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Montrose|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Montrose/ Montrose County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 01:47, 22 February 2013

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Montrose County, Colorado
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 11, 1883
County Seat Montrose
Courthouse
Address Montrose County Courthouse
320 S 1st Street
Montrose, CO 81401
Phone: 970.249.3362
Montrose County Website


County Courthouse


County Clerk has birth and death records from 1907,
marriage records from 1883 and land records from 1882[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1883--Montrose County was created 11 February 1883 from Gunnison County. County seat: Montrose [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Montrose

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Montrose Regional Library District
320 South 2nd Street
Montrose, CO 81401
Telephone 970-249-9656
Website http://www.montroselibrary.org/


Nucla Public Library
544 Main Street
Nucla, CO 81424
Telephone 970-864-2166

Montrose County Fore-Kin Trails Genealogical Society
P.O.Box 802
Montrose, CO. 81402
Telephone 970-240-1755
Website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~comgc
The Society has opened Montrose Genealogy Center at 700 E. Main St., Suite 103,Montrose, CO. 81402. Their collection is extensive for Montrose County and includes historic newspapers, 1899-1939; courthouse land and probate records; books and pamphlets; surname and subject files

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

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