Gilpin County, Colorado

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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Jefferson, Boulder, Grand and Clear Creek
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 18:18, 23 December 2008

United States  > Colorado > Gilpin County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1861--Gilpin County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county from Arapahoe (old) County, Kansas Territory. County seat: Central City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Chancery Court Cases documenting legal decisions rendered by the territorial and district court of Gilpin County for the years 1862 - 1878. Chancery cases are those types of cases where justice was applied in circumstances not specifically covered by law during these years. Names appearing on this index most likely include some of the early gold seekers that came west in search of fortune and fame.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has put the Gilpin County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1910-1922 on-line

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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