Clear Creek County, Colorado Genealogy

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United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngClear Creek County

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

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Online Records

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


County Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1862[1]

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records

*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


Bible Records


Business Records and Commerce



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

Church Records

Church records vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Colorado denominations, view the Colorado Church Records wiki page.

Court Records


Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups




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.

Local History

Local histories are available for Clear Creek County, Colorado Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Colorado Local Histories.

Land and Property

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Colorado Land and Property for additional information about early Colorado land grants.

After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse, where current records are also housed.




Naturalization and Citizenship


Online Newspapers

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