Arapahoe County, Colorado Genealogy

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United States > Colorado > Arapahoe County

Contents

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

Parent County

1855--Arapahoe County was created as an original county in Kansas Territory.

1 November 1861: Arapahoe County was created as an original county in Colorado Territory.
County seat: Littleton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Evergreen Cemetery, Deer Trail, Arapahoe county, Colorado - transcription at town web site.

Census

The Colorado Genealogical Society's 1885 Colorado State Census - Arapahoe County    PDF File with every name indexed

Church History and Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Englewood

Court Records

Arapahoe County Old Age Pension Records 1933-1936. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Arapahoe 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

Biographies of Prominent Families of Littleton, Arapahoe, Colorado.

Early History of Littleton, Arapahoe, Colorado.

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Poor Records

Colorado State Archives has put an Index to the Arapahoe County Poor Hospital Records for 1895-1899 on-line.

Probate

Colorado State Archives web site has Arapahoe county Probate cases 1902-1937.

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Seach

Voting Registers

Colorado State Archives has put an Index to the Arapahoe County Voter Registrations for 1893-1905 on-line.

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Arapahoe Library District
12855 E. Adam Aircraft Circle
Englewood, CO 80112
Telephone: 303-798-2444
Website http://www.arapahoelibraries.org/ www.arapahoelibraries.org/

Aurora Public Library
14949 E Alameda Parkway
Aurora, CO 80012
Telephone: 303-739-6640
Websitewww.auroragov.org/AuroraGov/Departments/LibraryAndCulturalServices/LibraryServices/index.htm

Englewood Public Library
1000 Englewood Parkway
Englewood, CO 80110
Telehone: 303-762-2572
Websitewww.englewoodgov.org/Index.aspx

Littleton/Bemis Public Library
6014 S. Datura St.
Littleton, CO 80120
Telephone: 303-795-3961
Websitewww.littletongov.org/BEMIS/

Columbine Genealogical and Historical Society
P.O. Box 2074
Centennial, CO 80161-2074
Website http://www.columbinegenealogy.com/index.htm

Sheridan Historical Society
4101 S. Federal Blvd.
Sheridan, CO 80110-5399
Website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~coshs/index.html

Aurora Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 31732
Aurora, CO 80041-0732
Website http://www.freewebs.com/auroragenealogysociety/

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family History Centers
Aurora Colorado
950 Laredo St.
Aurora, Araphoe, Colorado, United States
Telephone 303-367-0570
Littleton Colorado
1939 E Easter Ave
Centennial, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States
Telephone: 303-798-6461
These are not mailing addresses. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.
Contact Centers for open hours as they vary.

Websites

References

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