Uncompahgre County, Colorado Genealogy
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Uncompahgre County (extinct) was a short lived county of southwestern Colorado, it existed for only three days.
- 27 Feb 1883 - Uncompahgre County (extinct) was created from Gunnison County, Montrose County, and Ouray County Colorado.  
- 2 Mar 1883 - Uncompahgre County (extinct) was renamed Ouray County, Colorado. Ouray County in effect, regained the area (and more) that it lost to the creation of Uncompahgre three days earlier.  
- Colo. Laws 1883, 4th sess., pp. 139-142
- "Colorado County History" (HTML). COGenWeb Project. 2007. http://www.rootsweb.com/~coplaces/county-div.html. Retrieved 2007-01-30.
- Colo. Laws 1883, 4th sess., sec. 1/p. 123
- "Colorado County Evolution" (HTML). Don Stanwyck. 2003. http://www.stanwyck.com/cogenweb/cocounties.html. Retrieved 2007-01-30.