Custer County, Colorado Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Custer County Courthouse<br> 205 S 6th St; PO Box 150<br> Westcliffe, CO 81252; <br>Phone: 719.783.0441&nbsp;<br>
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County&nbsp;Clerk has marriage and burial records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002),  Custer County, Colorado. Page 98 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== Quick Facts  ==
 
== Quick Facts  ==

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County Courthouse

Custer County Courthouse
205 S 6th St; PO Box 150
Westcliffe, CO 81252;
Phone: 719.783.0441 

County Clerk has marriage and burial records[1]

Quick Facts

Parent County

  • 1877--Custer County was created 9 March 1877 from Fremont County. County seat: Westcliffe [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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


Church History and Records

Court Records

Land and Property

History

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Colorado State Archives has put an Index to the Custer County Will Records for the years 1887-1966 on-line.

School Records

Colorado State Archives has put an Index to the Pupil Register for District #3 for the years 1891-1896 on-line.  The index gives the name of the pupil, date, and birth place.

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has put the Custer County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1907-1946 on-line.

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies, Libraries and Museums

West Custer County Library District
209 Main Street
Westcliffe, CO 81252
Phone: (719) 783-9138
westcliffe.colibraries.org/gallery/library-images


Wetmore Community Library
95 County Road 393
Wetmore, CO 81253
Phone: (719) 784-6669
http://wetmore.colibraries.org


Family History Center

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Custer County, Colorado. Page 98 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).