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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
Ouray, Montrose, Dolores and San Juan
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*[[Dolores_County,_Colorado|Dolores]]
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*[[Montrose_County,_Colorado|Montrose]]
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*[[Ouray_County,_Colorado|Ouray]]
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*[[San_Juan_County,_Colorado|San Juan]]
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*[[San_Juan_County,_Utah|San Juan County, Utah]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 21:23, 24 December 2008

United States  > Colorado > San Miguel County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1861--San Miguel County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. It was formerly part of Ouray County, but its names changed to San Miguel 2 March 1883. County seat: Telluride [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

A fire destroyed some records and some files are incomplete.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

San Miguel County Old Age Pension Records 1934. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the San Miguel County Commissioners during these years. Record may show the following:

  • Name of Applicant
  • Date and Amount of pension payment
  • Any adjustments to the pension
  • Person's age
  • Town nearest to where they lived
  • Other Actions done by the County

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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