Pueblo County, ColoradoEdit This Page
From FamilySearch Wiki
Guide to Pueblo County Colorado genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Pueblo County, Colorado|
Location in the state of Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
|Founded||January 9, 1852|
|Address|| Pueblo County Courthouse|
215 W 10th Street
Pueblo, CO 81003
Pueblo County Website
County Clerk has marriage records from 1867, military records from 1944 and
land records; City County health Department has birth and death records;
District Court has divorce probate court and naturatlization records 
- Before 1861 the southern quarter of this modern Colorado county was in New Mexico.
- 9 January 1852 it was created part of Taos County in New Mexico Territory. 
- 1 February 1860 it became part of Mora County.
- 28 February 1861 it was transferred to Colorado  (1 Nov 1861 Huerfano County).
- 1866 the former New Mexico part was ceeded from Huerfano to Pueblo County.
- Look for pre-1861 records in New Mexico. For further explanation see Taos County.
1861 Pueblo County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. County seat: Pueblo.
Places / Localities
For tips on accessing Pueblo County, Colorado census records online, see: Colorado Census.
LDS Ward and Branch Records
Societies and Libraries
Pueblo City-County Library District
100 E Abriendo Ave
Pueblo, CO 81004
Pueblo County Historical Society
201 West "B" Street
Pueblo, CO 81003
Family History Centers
- Introduction to LDS Family History Centers
- Pueblo Colorado Family History Center
- Rye Colorado Family History Center
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 101, Pueblo County, Colorado. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 William Thorndale and William Dollarhide, Map Guide to the U.S. Federal Censuses, 1790-1920 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publ., 1987), 52. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 X2th.
- ↑ Brief County Histories (New Mexico) in RootsWeb (accessed 21 June 2012).
- ↑ Wikipedia contributors, "Colorado Territory" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopeida at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colorado_Territory (accessed 19 June 2012).
- ↑ Adrian B. Ettlinger, AniMap 3.0 : with SiteFinder U.S. place name database (Alamo, Calif.: Gold Bug, 2008), Colorado 1861 map. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL CD-ROM no. 4903.
- ↑ Handybook, 99, Huerfano County, Colorado.
- ↑ Ettlinger, see the Colorado 1866 map.
|This Colorado-related article is a stub. You can help by expanding it.
While this page is under construction, may we suggest Cyndi's List.
- This page was last modified on 16 April 2013, at 23:23.
- This page has been accessed 1,859 times.
New to the Research Wiki?
In the FamilySearch Research Wiki, you can learn how to do genealogical research or share your knowledge with others.Learn More