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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Colorado|Colorado]]&nbsp;&gt; Pitkin County''<br>
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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Pitkin County, Colorado|Pitkin County]]''<br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.aspenpitkin.com/ Pitkin County Courthouse]<br>530 E Main St #101<br>Aspen, Co 81611-1993<br>Phone. 970.920.5180
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County Clerk Recorder has birth, marriage and death records<br>from 1890 &amp; land reords&nbsp;from 1883; Clerk of Courts has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Phitkin 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  ====
  
*'''1881--'''Pitkin County was created 23 February 1881 from [[Gunnison_County,_Colorado|Gunnison]] County. '''County seat:''' Aspen <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1881--'''Pitkin County was created 23 February 1881 from [[Gunnison County, Colorado|Gunnison]] County. '''County seat:''' Aspen <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Chaffee_County,_Colorado|Chaffee]]
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*[[Chaffee County, Colorado|Chaffee]]  
*[[Eagle_County,_Colorado|Eagle]]
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*[[Eagle County, Colorado|Eagle]]  
*[[Garfield_County,_Colorado|Garfield]]
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*[[Garfield County, Colorado|Garfield]]  
*[[Gunnison_County,_Colorado|Gunnison]]
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*[[Gunnison County, Colorado|Gunnison]]  
*[[Lake_County,_Colorado|Lake]]
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*[[Lake County, Colorado|Lake]]  
*[[Mesa_County,_Colorado|Mesa]]
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*[[Mesa County, Colorado|Mesa]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
'''[[Colorado_Vital_Records_Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''  
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
 
Pitkin County Library<br>120 N Mill Street<br>Aspen, CO 81611<br>Telehone 970-429-1900<br>Website http://www.pitcolib.org/page_1 <br>
 
Pitkin County Library<br>120 N Mill Street<br>Aspen, CO 81611<br>Telehone 970-429-1900<br>Website http://www.pitcolib.org/page_1 <br>
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Aspen Historical Society<br>620 West Bleeker St.<br>Aspen, Colorado 81611<br>Telephone: 970-925-3721<br>Website [http://www.aspenhistorysociety.com/home.html http://www.aspenhistorysociety.com/home.html]<br>
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Aspen Colorado Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205451&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Pitkin&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Pitkin|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Pitkin/ Pitkin County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Pitkin_County,_Colorado]]
 
[[Category:Pitkin_County,_Colorado]]

Revision as of 21:03, 9 July 2012

United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngPitkin County

County Courthouse

Pitkin County Courthouse
530 E Main St #101
Aspen, Co 81611-1993
Phone. 970.920.5180

County Clerk Recorder has birth, marriage and death records
from 1890 & land reords from 1883; Clerk of Courts has probate records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1881--Pitkin County was created 23 February 1881 from Gunnison County. County seat: Aspen [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Divorces

Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the Pitkin County Divorce Records for the period 5/7/1931 to 10/23/1964 on-line.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Colorado State Archives has put the Pitkin County Probate Index for the years 1881-1953 on-line. 

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has put the Pitkin County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1938-1956 on-line. 

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Pitkin County Library
120 N Mill Street
Aspen, CO 81611
Telehone 970-429-1900
Website http://www.pitcolib.org/page_1

Aspen Historical Society
620 West Bleeker St.
Aspen, Colorado 81611
Telephone: 970-925-3721
Website http://www.aspenhistorysociety.com/home.html

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

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