Delta County, Colorado Genealogy

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County&nbsp;Clerk has birth records from 1920, marriage, death<br>and land records from 1883 and school census 1891-1964; <br>Clerk District Court has divorec, probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Delta County, Colorado. Page 98 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
County&nbsp;Clerk has birth records from 1920, marriage, death<br>and land records from 1883 and school census 1891-1964; <br>Clerk District Court has divorec, probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Delta County, Colorado. Page 98 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
== Quick Facts ==
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==== County Seat  ====
 
==== County Seat  ====
  
Delta <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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Delta <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1883--'''Delta County was created 11 February 1883 from [[Gunnison County, Colorado|Gunnison]] County.  
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*'''1883--'''Delta County was created 11 February 1883 from [[Gunnison County, Colorado|Gunnison]] County.
  
 
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===== Libraries  =====
 
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*Delta County Public Libraries Web Site <br>[http://www.deltalibraries.org/crawford.html www.deltalibraries.org/crawford.html]  
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*Delta County Public Libraries Web Site <br>[http://www.deltalibraries.org/crawford.html www.deltalibraries.org/crawford.html]
  
*Hotchkiss Public Library <br>149 E. Main<br>Hotchkiss, CO 81419<br>Telephone: 970- 672-0056  
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*Hotchkiss Public Library <br>149 E. Main<br>Hotchkiss, CO 81419<br>Telephone: 970- 672-0056
  
*Cederedge Public Library<br>180 SW 6th Avenue <br>P.O. Box 548 <br>Cedaredge, CO 81413 <br>Phone (970) 856-3518 <br>  
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*Cederedge Public Library<br>180 SW 6th Avenue <br>P.O. Box 548 <br>Cedaredge, CO 81413 <br>Phone (970) 856-3518 <br>
  
*Crawford Public Library<br>545 Hwy 92<br>Crawford, CO 81415<br>Telephone 907-912-3500<br>  
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*Crawford Public Library<br>545 Hwy 92<br>Crawford, CO 81415<br>Telephone 907-912-3500<br>
  
*Delta Public Library<br>211 W 6th St.<br>Delta, CO 81416<br>Telephone 970-874-9630<br>  
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*Delta Public Library<br>211 W 6th St.<br>Delta, CO 81416<br>Telephone 970-874-9630<br>
  
*Paonia Public Library <br>2 3rd St.<br>PO Box 969<br>Paonia, CO 81428<br>Telephone 970-527-3470<br>  
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*Paonia Public Library <br>2 3rd St.<br>PO Box 969<br>Paonia, CO 81428<br>Telephone 970-527-3470<br>
  
*Delta County Historical Society‎<br>251 Meeker Street<br>Delta, CO 81416-1914<br>Telephone 970-874-8721‎<br>  
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*Delta County Historical Society‎<br>251 Meeker Street<br>Delta, CO 81416-1914<br>Telephone 970-874-8721‎<br>
  
 
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Delta County Historical Society‎<br>251 Meeker Street<br>Delta, CO
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81416-1914<br>Telephone 970-874-8721‎<br>
  
 
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Revision as of 22:05, 18 May 2013

United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngDelta County

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

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Delta County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Delta County
Location in the state of Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 11, 1883
County Seat Delta
Courthouse
Address Delta County Courthouse
501 Palmer St
Delta, CO 81416-1753
Phone: 970.874.2150
Delta County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk has birth records from 1920, marriage, death
and land records from 1883 and school census 1891-1964;
Clerk District Court has divorec, probate and 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

Delta [2]

Parent County

  • 1883--Delta County was created 11 February 1883 from Gunnison County.

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Delta 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
  • Hotchkiss Public Library
    149 E. Main
    Hotchkiss, CO 81419
    Telephone: 970- 672-0056
  • Cederedge Public Library
    180 SW 6th Avenue
    P.O. Box 548
    Cedaredge, CO 81413
    Phone (970) 856-3518
  • Crawford Public Library
    545 Hwy 92
    Crawford, CO 81415
    Telephone 907-912-3500
  • Delta Public Library
    211 W 6th St.
    Delta, CO 81416
    Telephone 970-874-9630
  • Paonia Public Library
    2 3rd St.
    PO Box 969
    Paonia, CO 81428
    Telephone 970-527-3470
  • Delta County Historical Society‎
    251 Meeker Street
    Delta, CO 81416-1914
    Telephone 970-874-8721‎
Museums
Societies

Delta County Historical Society‎
251 Meeker Street
Delta, CO 81416-1914
Telephone 970-874-8721‎

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
Divorce

Places

Populated Places

  • Bowie
  • Cedaredge
  • Crawford
  • Delta
  • Echert
  • Grand Mesa
  • Hotchkiss
  • Lazear -- an unincorporated town
  • Orchard City -- an incorporated town which also contains the communities of Austin and Cory
  • Paonia

Web Sites

References

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