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== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
== Family History Center  ==
==== Family History Center  ====
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family History Center<br>2301 Raton<br>LaJunta, Otero, Colorado, United States<br>Telephone: 719-384-0427 <br>This is not a mailing address. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.<br>Contact Center for open hours as they vary.
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
*[[La Junta Colorado Family History Center]]
== Websites  ==
== Websites  ==

Revision as of 15:56, 2 August 2011

Template:Colorado-stubUnited States > Colorado > Otero County

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

Wikipedia has more about this subject: Otero County, Colorado

Parent County

25 March 1889: Otero County was created from Bent County. County seat: La Junta [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties


Archives and Libraries

  • Fowler Public Library
    114 E Cranston Ave
    Fowler, CO 81039
    Telehone 719-263-4472
  • Manzanola School/Public Library
    301 S Catalpa
    Manzanola, CO 81058
    Telephone: (719) 462-5542
  • Swink School/Public Library
    610 Columbia Ave
    Swink, CO 81077
    Telephone: (719) 384-8103



Church History and Records

Court Records


Land and Property


Military History and Records


Probate Records


Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Center



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