Cheyenne County, Colorado Genealogy

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Guide to '''Cheyenne County Colorado genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Cheyenne County Colorado genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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== Quick Facts  ==
 
== Quick Facts  ==
  
==== Parent County ====
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
*'''25 March 1889:''' Cheyenne County was created from [[Bent County, Colorado|Bent]] and [[Elbert County, Colorado|Elbert]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Cheyenne Wells <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Cheyenne County, Colorado#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Cheyenne County, Colorado#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Cheyenne County, Colorado#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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==== Boundary Changes ====
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==== County Seat ====
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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Cheyenne Wells <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
== Places / Localities ==
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==== Parent County ====
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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*'''25 March 1889:''' Cheyenne County was created from [[Bent County, Colorado|Bent]] and [[Elbert County, Colorado|Elbert]] Counties. <br>
  
 
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*[[Wallace County, Kansas|Wallace County, Kansas]]
 
*[[Wallace County, Kansas|Wallace County, Kansas]]
  
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{{Census|Colorado}}  
 
{{Census|Colorado}}  
  
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==== Court Records  ====
 
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==== History  ====
 
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==== Land and Property  ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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East Cheyenne County Library District<br>151 S. 1st West<br>Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810<br>Telephone: (719) 767-5138<br>[http://www.cwpl.org/ www.cwpl.org/]<br>  
 
East Cheyenne County Library District<br>151 S. 1st West<br>Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810<br>Telephone: (719) 767-5138<br>[http://www.cwpl.org/ www.cwpl.org/]<br>  
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Kit Carson Historical Society<br>Kit Carson, CO 80825<br>Mailing Address:<br>P.O. BOX 107<br>Kit Carson, CO 80825<br>Telephone 719-962-3306<br>  
 
Kit Carson Historical Society<br>Kit Carson, CO 80825<br>Mailing Address:<br>P.O. BOX 107<br>Kit Carson, CO 80825<br>Telephone 719-962-3306<br>  
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==

Revision as of 19:20, 17 May 2013

United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngCheyenne County

Guide to Cheyenne County Colorado genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Cheyenne County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Cheyenne County
Location in the state of Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 25, 1889
County Seat Cheyenne Wells
Courthouse
Address Cheyenne County Courthouse
615 N 5 W
PO Box 567
Cheyenne Wells, Co 80810
Phone: 719.767.5685
Cheyenne County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Register has birth, death and burial records;
County Clerk has marriage from 1889
and land records from 1888; District Court
has divorce and probate records;
County Judge has court records[1]

Quick Facts

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
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*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

County Seat

Cheyenne Wells [2]

Parent County

  • 25 March 1889: Cheyenne County was created from Bent and Elbert Counties.

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Cheyenne County, Colorado Genealogy census records online, see: Colorado Census.


Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Local History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

School Records

Repositories

Archives
Courthouse
Family History Centers
Libraries

East Cheyenne County Library District
151 S. 1st West
Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810
Telephone: (719) 767-5138
www.cwpl.org/

Museums
Societies

Kit Carson Historical Society
Kit Carson, CO 80825
Mailing Address:
P.O. BOX 107
Kit Carson, CO 80825
Telephone 719-962-3306

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
Divorce

Places

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cheyenne County, Colorado. Page 97At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).