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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Pitkin_County,_Colorado|Pitkin County]]''<br>
  
== History and Tidbits  ==
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=== Cities  ===
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Pitkin County
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1881
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| founded date = February 23
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| seat = Aspen
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| building address = Pitkin County Courthouse<br>530 E Main St #101<br>Aspen, Co 81611-1993<br>Phone: 970.920.5180<br>[http://www.aspenpitkin.com/ '''Pitkin County Website'''] }}
  
=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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== County Courthouse ==
  
=== County Government Site  ===
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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>
  
== Neighboring Counties  ==
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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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>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Chaffee County, Colorado|Chaffee]]
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*[[Eagle County, Colorado|Eagle]]
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*[[Garfield County, Colorado|Garfield]]
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*[[Gunnison County, Colorado|Gunnison]]
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*[[Lake County, Colorado|Lake]]
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*[[Mesa County, Colorado|Mesa]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Divorces  ====
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/divorce/1pitkin.htm 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.
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/probate/pitkin_probate.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the Pitkin County Probate Index for the years 1881-1953 on-line.&nbsp;
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==== Taxation  ====
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/1pitkin_inh_tax.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the Pitkin County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1938-1956 on-line.&nbsp;
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==== Vital Records  ====
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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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  ====
  
=== Court Records ===
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Aspen Colorado Family History Center]]
  
The Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/divorce/1pitkin.htm Pitkin County Divorce Records] for the period 5/7/1931 to 10/23/1964 on-line.
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== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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== Web Sites ==
  
[[Colorado State Archives|Colorado State Archives]]  
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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)
  
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/probate/pitkin_probate.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the Pitkin County Probate Index for the years 1881-1953 on-line.&nbsp; [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Colorado%2C_Pitkin_County_-_Probate_Records_:_Index_Online_%281881-1953%29 Read more].
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== References  ==
  
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/1pitkin_inh_tax.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the Pitkin County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1938-1956 on-line.&nbsp; [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Colorado%2C_Pitkin_County_Inheritance_Tax_Records_Index_1938-1956 Read more].
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Pitkin County, Colorado
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 23, 1881
County Seat Aspen
Courthouse
Address Pitkin County Courthouse
530 E Main St #101
Aspen, Co 81611-1993
Phone: 970.920.5180
Pitkin County Website


County Courthouse

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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