Fremont County, Colorado

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.fremontco.com/ Fremont County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;615 Macon Rm 100; <br>Canon City, CO 81212; <br>Phone: 719.276.7330
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County&nbsp;Clerk has marriage and land records;<br>Clerk district Court has divorce, probate and court&nbsp;<br>records<ref name="HBG">Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Fremont County, Colorado. Page 98 ; .</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Created in 1859 from the old Arapahoe County in the territory of Kansas. It became an original county in the Colorado Territory in 1861.
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'''1861--'''Fremont County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. It was created in 1859 from the old Arapahoe County in the territory of Kansas. '''County seat:''' Canon City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Chaffee County, Colorado|Chaffee]]
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*[[Custer County, Colorado|Custer]]
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*[[El Paso County, Colorado|El Paso]]
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*[[Park County, Colorado|Park]]
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*[[Pueblo County, Colorado|Pueblo]]
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*[[Saguache County, Colorado|Saguache]]
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*[[Teller County, Colorado|Teller]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=10683 Lakeside Cemetery, Lincoln Park] BillionGraves
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=10688 Penrose Cemetery, Penrose] BillionGraves
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
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LDS Ward and Branch Records
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*Canon City
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/fremont/index.html Colorado State Archives] has put the Fremont County Inheritance Tax Records Index for&nbsp;1913-1943 on-line.
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/fremont/index.html Colorado State Archives] has put the Fremont County Inheritance Tax Records Index for&nbsp;1913-1943 on-line.  
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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Canon City Public Library<br>516 Macon Ave<br>Canon City, CO 81212<br>Phone: (719) 269-9020<br>Website [http://ccpl.lib.co.us/ ccpl.lib.co.us/]
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<br>Cotopaxi School/Community Library<br>0345 County Road 12<br>Cotopaxi, CO 81223<br>Phone: (719) 942-4131
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<br>John C. Fremont Library District (Florence)<br>130 Church Ave<br>Florence, CO 81226<br>Phone: (719) 784-4649<br>Website [http://www.florencecolibrary.org/ www.florencecolibrary.org/]
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<br>Penrose Library District<br>555 4th Ave<br>Penrose, CO 81240<br>Phone: (719) 372-0606<br>Website&nbsp; [http://penrose.colibraries.org/ penrose.colibraries.org/]
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Fremont County Genealogy Society<br>Canon City Public Library<br>516 Macon Ave<br>Canon City, CO 81218 <br>
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Canon City Colorado Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*Family History Library Catalog for this county.
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Fremont/ Fremont County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Fremont County Courthouse
 615 Macon Rm 100;
Canon City, CO 81212;
Phone: 719.276.7330


County Clerk has marriage and land records;
Clerk district Court has divorce, probate and court 
records[1]

History

Parent County

1861--Fremont County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. It was created in 1859 from the old Arapahoe County in the territory of Kansas. County seat: Canon City [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Canon City

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has put the Fremont County Inheritance Tax Records Index for 1913-1943 on-line.

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Canon City Public Library
516 Macon Ave
Canon City, CO 81212
Phone: (719) 269-9020
Website ccpl.lib.co.us/


Cotopaxi School/Community Library
0345 County Road 12
Cotopaxi, CO 81223
Phone: (719) 942-4131


John C. Fremont Library District (Florence)
130 Church Ave
Florence, CO 81226
Phone: (719) 784-4649
Website www.florencecolibrary.org/


Penrose Library District
555 4th Ave
Penrose, CO 81240
Phone: (719) 372-0606
Website  penrose.colibraries.org/

Fremont County Genealogy Society
Canon City Public Library
516 Macon Ave
Canon City, CO 81218

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Fremont County, Colorado. Page 98 ; .
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).