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Revision as of 07:01, 7 January 2011

Template:Colorado-stubUnited States  > Colorado > Montrose County

County Courthouse


Parent County

  • 1883--Montrose County was created 11 February 1883 from Gunnison County. County seat: Montrose [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties





LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Montrose



Local Histories






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

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family History Centers
1521 Hillcrest Dr
Montrose, Montrose, Colorado, United States
Telephone: 970-249-4739
28224 Hwy 141
Naturita, Montrose, Colorado, United States
Telephone: 970-865-2317
These are not mailing addresses. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.
Contact Center for open hours as they vary.

Web Sites


  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).