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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>  
 
<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  ==
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== Historical Facts  ==
 
 
=== Historical Facts  ===
 
  
 
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==== County Seat  ====
 
==== 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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Montrose <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
 
'''1883--'''Montrose County was created 11 February 1883 from [[Gunnison County, Colorado|Gunnison]] County.  
 
'''1883--'''Montrose County was created 11 February 1883 from [[Gunnison County, Colorado|Gunnison]] County.  
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
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*[[San Juan County, Utah|San Juan County, Utah]]  
 
*[[San Juan County, Utah|San Juan County, Utah]]  
 
*[[San Miguel County, Colorado|San Miguel]]
 
*[[San Miguel County, Colorado|San Miguel]]
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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*[[Montrose Colorado Family History Center]]  
 
*[[Montrose Colorado Family History Center]]  
 
*[[Naturita Colorado Family History Center]]
 
*[[Naturita Colorado Family History Center]]
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===== Libraries  =====
 
===== 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/ <br>  
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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>
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*Nucla Public Library<br>544 Main Street<br>Nucla, CO 81424<br>Telephone 970-864-2166<br>
  
*Nucla Public Library<br>544 Main Street<br>Nucla, CO 81424<br>Telephone 970-864-2166<br>
 
 
===== Museums  =====
 
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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>  
 
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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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
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===== Divorce  =====
 
===== Divorce  =====
  
=== Places ===
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=== Places ===
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 17:09, 22 May 2013

United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngMontrose County

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

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Montrose County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Montrose County
Location in the state of Colorado
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]

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
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*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

County Seat

Montrose [2]

Parent County

1883--Montrose County was created 11 February 1883 from Gunnison County.

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Montrose

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Local History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

School Records

Repositories

Archives
Courthouse
Family History Centers
Libraries
  • Nucla Public Library
    544 Main Street
    Nucla, CO 81424
    Telephone 970-864-2166
Museums
Societies

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

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
Divorce

Places

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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