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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Grand_County,_Colorado|Grand County]]''
  
== History and Tidbits  ==
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=== Cities ===
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== County Courthouse ==
  
=== Unincorporated Communities  ===
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[http://co.grand.co.us/contents.html Grand County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;308 Byers; PO Box 264; <br>Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451<br>Ph. 970.725.3347
  
=== County Government Site  ===
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Local Rgister has birth and death records; County and <br>district court has&nbsp;divorce, probate and court records;<br>County Assessor has land records; County Clerk has<br>marriage records from 1874<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grand County, Colorado. Page 99 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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== History ==
  
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==== Parent County  ====
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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*'''1874--'''Grand County was created 2 February 1874 from [[Summit County, Colorado|Summit]] County. '''County seat:''' Hot Sulphur Springs <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
=== Vital Records ===
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==== Boundary Changes ====
  
[http://www.wargo.org/grandcomarriages.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the book ''Marriages of Grand County, Colorado - The First Hundred Years ''by Philip A. Wargo, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado:author, 1991, on-line. It covers the period 1874 to 1974. It is searchable by an alphabetical index and provides the Bride's name, Groom's name, Date,&nbsp; Book and Page.
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*[[Boulder County, Colorado|Boulder]]
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*[[Clear Creek County, Colorado|Clear Creek]]
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*[[Eagle County, Colorado|Eagle]]
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*[[Gilpin County, Colorado|Gilpin]]
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*[[Jackson County, Colorado|Jackson]]
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*[[Larimer County, Colorado|Larimer]]
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*[[Routt County, Colorado|Routt]]
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*[[Summit County, Colorado|Summit]]
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
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Colorado State Archives has put the book ''[http://www.wargo.org/grandcomarriages.htm Marriages of Grand County, Colorado - The First Hundred Years] ''by Philip A. Wargo, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado:author, 1991, on-line. It covers the period 1874 to 1974. It is searchable by an alphabetical index and provides the Bride's name, Groom's name, Date,&nbsp; Book and Page.
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Grand County Library District<br>225 E Jasper Ave<br>Granby, CO 80446<br>Telephone: 970-887-9411<br>Website [http://www.gcld.org/ http://www.gcld.org/]<br>
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Grand County Historical Association<br>110 E. Byers Avenue, PO Box 165<br>Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80452<br>Telephone 970-725-3939<br>Website http://www.grandcountymuseum.com/<br>
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Grand Lake Area Historical Society<br>PO Box 656<br>Grand Lake CO 80447<br>Website http://www.kauffmanhouse.org/index.html
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Grand|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Grand/ Grand County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Grand County Courthouse
 308 Byers; PO Box 264;
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451
Ph. 970.725.3347

Local Rgister has birth and death records; County and
district court has divorce, probate and court records;
County Assessor has land records; County Clerk has
marriage records from 1874[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1874--Grand County was created 2 February 1874 from Summit County. County seat: Hot Sulphur Springs [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado State Archives has put the book Marriages of Grand County, Colorado - The First Hundred Years by Philip A. Wargo, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado:author, 1991, on-line. It covers the period 1874 to 1974. It is searchable by an alphabetical index and provides the Bride's name, Groom's name, Date,  Book and Page.

Societies and Libraries

Grand County Library District
225 E Jasper Ave
Granby, CO 80446
Telephone: 970-887-9411
Website http://www.gcld.org/

Grand County Historical Association
110 E. Byers Avenue, PO Box 165
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80452
Telephone 970-725-3939
Website http://www.grandcountymuseum.com/

Grand Lake Area Historical Society
PO Box 656
Grand Lake CO 80447
Website http://www.kauffmanhouse.org/index.html

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grand County, Colorado. Page 99 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).