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Guide to Douglas County Colorado genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Douglas County, Colorado|
Location in the state of Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
|Founded||November 1, 1861|
|County Seat||Castle Rock|
|Address|| Douglas County Courthouse|
301 Wilcox St
Castle Rock, CO 80104-2454
Douglas County Website
County Clerk has marriage records from 1867
and land records from 1864
|Beginning dates for major county records|
|*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries|
County seat: Castle Rock 
1861--Douglas County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county.
Business Records and Commerce
- Bear Canon Cemetery
- Cedar Hill Cemetery
- Fonder Cemetery
- Franktown Cemetery
- Glen Grove Cemetery
- Parker Cemetery
- Spring Valley Cemetery
For tips on accessing Douglas County, Colorado Genealogy census records online, see: Colorado Census.
Douglas County Old Age Pension Records 1933-1936. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Douglas County Commissioners during these years. Record may show the following:
- Name of Applicant
- Date and Amount of pension payment
- Any adjustments to the pension
- Person's age
- Town nearest to where they lived
- Other Actions done by the County
Emigration and Immigration
Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups
Douglas County History Research Center - http://douglascountyhistory.org/
Land and Property
Naturalization and Citizenship
Colorado State Archives has put an Index to the Douglas County Will Records for the years 1886 to 1961.
Family History Centers
- Introduction to LDS Family History Centers
- Castle Rock Colorado Family History Center
- Parker Colorado Family History Center
Douglas County Libraries
100 South Wilcox
Castle Rock, CO 80104
Phone: (303) 688-7603
- Highlands Ranch Genealogical Society,
- Parker Genalogical Society of Colorado&
PO Box 2672
Parker, CO 80134
Colorado State Archives has put the Douglas County Inheritance Tax Records Index for 1911-1944 on-line.
- ↑ Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Douglas County, Colorado. Page 98 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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