El Paso County, Colorado Genealogy

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The Colorado State Archives has put a name only index to the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/divorce/el_paso.htm El Paso County Divorce Records] for the period 1902 to 1941 on-line.
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<blockquote>1005 S. Hancock Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903 <br>'''Office Hours:''' 8 a.m-5 p.m. Monday through Friday,&nbsp;Saturday 8 a.m. - Noon | '''Phone:''' (719) 578-6646 | '''Fax:''' (719) 578-6077 </blockquote><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors --><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors --><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
 
<blockquote>1005 S. Hancock Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903 <br>'''Office Hours:''' 8 a.m-5 p.m. Monday through Friday,&nbsp;Saturday 8 a.m. - Noon | '''Phone:''' (719) 578-6646 | '''Fax:''' (719) 578-6077 </blockquote><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors --><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors --><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
 
===== Fairview Cemetery  =====
 
===== Fairview Cemetery  =====
<blockquote>1000 S. 26th Street, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904 <br>'''Office Hours:''' 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday,&nbsp;Saturday by appointment | '''Phone:''' (719) 578-6638<br>'''Gate hours for visitation:''' Summer (Mid April through Mid October) 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. |&nbsp;Winter (Mid October through Mid April) 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. </blockquote><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors --><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors --><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
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<blockquote>1000 S. 26th Street, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904 <br>'''Office Hours:''' 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday,&nbsp;Saturday by appointment | '''Phone:''' (719) 578-6638<br>'''Gate hours for visitation:''' Summer (Mid April through Mid October) 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. |&nbsp;Winter (Mid October through Mid April) 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. </blockquote>
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The Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/divorce/el_paso.htm El Paso County Divorce Records] for the period 1903 to 1941 on-line.
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Revision as of 15:22, 8 July 2008

Contents

History and Tidbits

El Paso county was created by the Colorado legislature on November 1, 1861, and was one of Colorado's original 17 counties.  It includes approximately 2130 square miles and has a mountainous western side changing to high plains in the east.  The altitude ranges from mountain heights of 14,110 feet (4301 m) at the summit of Pikes Peak to 5,095 feet (1569 m) on the plains.

Cities

 Calhan | Colorado Springs | Fountain | Green Mountain Falls | Manitou Springs | Monument | Palmer Lake | Ramah

Unincorporated Communities

County Government Site

The El Paso County web site

Neighboring Counties

Douglas | Elbert | Lincoln | Crowley | Pueblo | Fremont | Teller

Resources

Cemeteries

Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs City Cemetery Page - Includes a burial search (requires registration)

Evergreen Cemetery
1005 S. Hancock Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903
Office Hours: 8 a.m-5 p.m. Monday through Friday, Saturday 8 a.m. - Noon | Phone: (719) 578-6646 | Fax: (719) 578-6077
Fairview Cemetery
1000 S. 26th Street, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904
Office Hours: 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, Saturday by appointment | Phone: (719) 578-6638
Gate hours for visitation: Summer (Mid April through Mid October) 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. | Winter (Mid October through Mid April) 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Court Records

The Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the El Paso County Divorce Records for the period 1903 to 1941 on-line.

Genealogy and History Websites

Portal:Colorado