Custer County, Colorado

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
== History  ==
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== Quick Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1877--'''Custer County was created 9 March 1877 from [[Fremont County, Colorado|Fremont ]]County. '''County seat:''' Westcliffe <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1877--'''Custer County was created 9 March 1877 from [[Fremont County, Colorado|Fremont ]]County. '''County seat:''' Westcliffe <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Census  ====
 
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==== Church ====
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==== Church History and Records ====
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Land  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/wills/1custer.html Colorado State Archives] has put an Index to the Custer County Will Records for the years 1887-1966 on-line.  
 
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/wills/1custer.html Colorado State Archives] has put an Index to the Custer County Will Records for the years 1887-1966 on-line.  
  
==== School Records ====
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==== School Records ====
  
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/schools/census/custer_co-dist3.html Colorado State Archives] has put an Index to the Pupil Register for District #3 for the years 1891-1896 on-line.&nbsp; The index gives the name of the pupil, date, and birth place.
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/schools/census/custer_co-dist3.html Colorado State Archives] has put an Index to the Pupil Register for District #3 for the years 1891-1896 on-line.&nbsp; The index gives the name of the pupil, date, and birth place.  
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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'''[[Colorado_Vital_Records_Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''  
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums ==
  
 
West Custer County Library District<br>209 Main Street<br>Westcliffe, CO 81252<br>Phone: (719) 783-9138<br>[http://westcliffe.colibraries.org/gallery/library-images westcliffe.colibraries.org/gallery/library-images]  
 
West Custer County Library District<br>209 Main Street<br>Westcliffe, CO 81252<br>Phone: (719) 783-9138<br>[http://westcliffe.colibraries.org/gallery/library-images westcliffe.colibraries.org/gallery/library-images]  
  
<br>Wetmore Community Library<br>95 County Road 393<br>Wetmore, CO 81253<br>Phone: (719) 784-6669<br>[http://wetmore.colibraries.org/ http://wetmore.colibraries.org/]<br>
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<br>Wetmore Community Library<br>95 County Road 393<br>Wetmore, CO 81253<br>Phone: (719) 784-6669<br>[http://wetmore.colibraries.org/ http://wetmore.colibraries.org]  
  
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family History Center<br>812 Main St<br>Silvercliff, Custer, Colorado, United States<br>Telephone: 718-783-3008 <br>This is not a mailing address. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries. Contact Center for open hours as they vary.<br>
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family History Center<br>812 Main St<br>Silvercliff, Custer, Colorado, United States<br>Telephone: 718-783-3008 <br>This is not a mailing address. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries. Contact Center for open hours as they vary.
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Websites ==
 
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*[http://cogenweb.com/custer/ Custer County COGenWeb]
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205296&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Custer&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205296 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Custer_County,_Colorado]]
 
[[Category:Custer_County,_Colorado]]

Revision as of 06:37, 20 June 2010

United States > Colorado > Custer County

Contents

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

Parent County

  • 1877--Custer County was created 9 March 1877 from Fremont County. County seat: Westcliffe [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

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

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family History Center
812 Main St
Silvercliff, Custer, Colorado, United States
Telephone: 718-783-3008
This is not a mailing address. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries. Contact Center for open hours as they vary.

Websites

References

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