Clear Creek County, Colorado Genealogy

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Guide to '''Clear Creek County Colorado genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Clear Creek 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 ===
  
'''1 November 1861:'''Clear Creek County was created as an original county. '''County seat:''' Georgetown <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...''' '''[[Clear Creek County, Colorado#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Clear Creek County, Colorado#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Clear Creek County, Colorado#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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==== Boundary Changes ====
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==== County Seat ====
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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Georgetown <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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'''1 November 1861:'''Clear Creek County was created as an original county.<br>
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Summit County, Colorado|Summit]]
 
*[[Summit County, Colorado|Summit]]
  
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==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Bible Records  ====
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==== Biography  ====
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==== Business Records and Commerce  ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}  
 
{{Census|Colorado}}  
  
==== Church History and Records  ====
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==== Church Records  ====
  
 
==== Court Records  ====
 
==== Court Records  ====
  
==== Land and Property ====
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==== Directories  ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
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==== Gazetteers  ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
 
==== History  ====
 
==== History  ====
  
 
[http://everynameindex.com/ClearCreekBoulderValleysCO.html Every Name Index to History of Clear Creek and Boulder Valleys, Colorado]. Every Name Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2011, original text by O. L. Baskin, 1880, reproduction by Unigraphic, Inc., 1971.&nbsp; [http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com]  
 
[http://everynameindex.com/ClearCreekBoulderValleysCO.html Every Name Index to History of Clear Creek and Boulder Valleys, Colorado]. Every Name Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2011, original text by O. L. Baskin, 1880, reproduction by Unigraphic, Inc., 1971.&nbsp; [http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com]  
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===== Local History  =====
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==== Land and Property  ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
 
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/wills/1clear_creek.html Colorado State Archives] has put an Index to the Clear Creek County Will Records for the years 1950 to 1964 on-line.  
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/wills/1clear_creek.html Colorado State Archives] has put an Index to the Clear Creek County Will Records for the years 1950 to 1964 on-line.
  
==== School Records  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
  
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/schools/census/clearcreek5.htm Colorado State Archives] has put and index&nbsp; to the official records of the Clear Creek County Superintendent of Schools that are in the custody of the State Archives. This record is a hand written document identifying the students who were enrolled in School District #5 in 1874. This district generally encompasses what today is the Idaho Springs area. The information contained in the record generally shows the name of the student, date of the record, and where in the school district the child resided.<br>Taxation
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===== School Records  =====
  
==== Vital Records  ====
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/schools/census/clearcreek5.htm Colorado State Archives] has provided an index to the official records of the Clear Creek County Superintendent of Schools that are in the custody of the State Archives. This record is a hand written document identifying the students who were enrolled in School District #5 in 1874. This district generally encompasses what today is the Idaho Springs area. The information contained in the record generally shows the name of the student, date of the record, and where in the school district the child resided.<br>
  
[[Colorado Vital Records Search|'''Colorado Vital Records Search''']]
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==== Repositories  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Archives =====
  
Clear Creek Library District
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===== Courthouse  =====
  
John Tomay Memorial Library<br>605 Sixth Street<br>Georgetown, CO 80444<br>Telephone: (303) 569-2620<br>[http://clearcreek.colibraries.org/ clearcreek.colibraries.org/]
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
Idaho Springs Public Library<br>219 14th Avenue<br>P.O. Box 1509<br>Idaho Springs, CO 80452<br>Telephone: 303-567-2020<br>[http://clearcreek.colibraries.org/IdahoSprings http://clearcreek.colibraries.org/IdahoSprings]  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*Clear Creek Library District
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*John Tomay Memorial Library<br>605 Sixth Street<br>Georgetown, CO 80444<br>Telephone: (303) 569-2620<br>[http://clearcreek.colibraries.org/ clearcreek.colibraries.org/]
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*Idaho Springs Public Library<br>219 14th Avenue<br>P.O. Box 1509<br>Idaho Springs, CO 80452<br>Telephone: 303-567-2020<br>[http://clearcreek.colibraries.org/IdahoSprings http://clearcreek.colibraries.org/IdahoSprings]
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===== Museums  =====
  
 
Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc.<br>P.O. Box 150382<br>Lakewood, CO 80215-0382<br>Telephone: 303-935-9192<br>http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cofgs/index.html  
 
Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc.<br>P.O. Box 150382<br>Lakewood, CO 80215-0382<br>Telephone: 303-935-9192<br>http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cofgs/index.html  
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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==== Taxation ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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[[Colorado Vital Records Search|'''Colorado Vital Records Search''']]  
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=== Places ===
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==

Revision as of 19:32, 17 May 2013

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

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Clear Creek County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Clear Creek County
Location in the state of Colorado
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Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 1, 1861
County Seat Georgetown
Courthouse
Address Clear Creek County Courthouse
405 Argentine Street
Georgetown, CO 80444-2000
Phone: 303.679.2339
Clear Creek County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1862[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

Georgetown [2]

Parent County

1 November 1861:Clear Creek County was created as an original county.

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Clear Creek 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

Every Name Index to History of Clear Creek and Boulder Valleys, Colorado. Every Name Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2011, original text by O. L. Baskin, 1880, reproduction by Unigraphic, Inc., 1971.  EveryNameIndex.com

Local History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Colorado State Archives has put an Index to the Clear Creek County Will Records for the years 1950 to 1964 on-line.

Public Records

School Records

Colorado State Archives has provided an index to the official records of the Clear Creek County Superintendent of Schools that are in the custody of the State Archives. This record is a hand written document identifying the students who were enrolled in School District #5 in 1874. This district generally encompasses what today is the Idaho Springs area. The information contained in the record generally shows the name of the student, date of the record, and where in the school district the child resided.

Repositories

Archives
Courthouse

Family History Centers

Libraries
  • Clear Creek Library District
Museums

Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc.
P.O. Box 150382
Lakewood, CO 80215-0382
Telephone: 303-935-9192
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cofgs/index.html

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Birth
Marriage
Death
Divorce

Places

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Clear Creek 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).