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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Park_County,_Colorado|Park County]]'' <br>
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Guide to '''Park County Colorado genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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| county = Park County
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1861
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| founded date = November 1
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| seat = Fairplay
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| building address = Park County Courthouse<br>501 Main Street<br>Fairplay, CO 80440<br>Phone: 719.836.2771<br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Park-County-Colorado-Courts.htm '''Park County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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County Clerk has marriage records 1893 and land records;<br>Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Park 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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'''1861--'''Park County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Fairplay <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1861--'''Park County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Fairplay <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
Courtesy of The Park County Historic Preservation Advisory Committee and the Park County Local History Archives:
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Courtesy of The Park County Historic Preservation Advisory Committee and the Park County Local History Archives:  
  
 
*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ Oral Histories of the area by 64 individuals]
 
*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ Oral Histories of the area by 64 individuals]
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
Courtesy of the Local Historical Archives of Park County, Colorado:
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Courtesy of the Local Historical Archives of Park County, Colorado:  
  
 
*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ Cemetery Surveys for this area]
 
*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ Cemetery Surveys for this area]
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
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*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ An index to obituaries published in their newspapers covering 19th and 20th centuries].&nbsp;
 
*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ An index to obituaries published in their newspapers covering 19th and 20th centuries].&nbsp;
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''  
 
'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''  
  
Donated by Lucille Brown through the Local Historical Archives, Park County, Colorado
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Donated by Lucille Brown through the Local Historical Archives, Park County, Colorado  
  
 
*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ Marriage Records 1881-1950]
 
*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ Marriage Records 1881-1950]
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 23:20, 16 April 2013

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

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Online Records



Park County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Park County
Location in the state of Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 1, 1861
County Seat Fairplay
Courthouse
Address Park County Courthouse
501 Main Street
Fairplay, CO 80440
Phone: 719.836.2771
Park County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage records 1893 and land records;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1861--Park County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. County seat: Fairplay [2]

Courtesy of The Park County Historic Preservation Advisory Committee and the Park County Local History Archives:

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Courtesy of the Local Historical Archives of Park County, Colorado:

Census

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

Church

Court

Divorce

The Colorado State Archives has put a name only index to the Park County Divorce Records for the period 7/30/1957 to 6/3/1974 on-line.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Courtesy of Park County Historical Archives:

Probate

The Colorado State Archives has put the Park County Will Records Index (1892-1925) on-line.

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Donated by Lucille Brown through the Local Historical Archives, Park County, Colorado

Societies and Libraries

Park County Public Library
418 Main Street
Fairplay, CO 80440
Telephone: 719-836-4299
Website http://parkcounty.colibraries.org/

Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc.
P.O. Box 150382
Lakewood, CO 80215-0382
Telephone: 303-935-9192
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cofgs/index.html

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

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