Gunnison County, Colorado

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.gunnisoncounty.org/ Gunnison County Courthouse]<br>200 E Virginia Ave; <br>Gunnison, CO 81230-2297; <br>Phone: 970.641.1516 <br>
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County&nbsp;Clerk has marriage records from 1874 and&nbsp;land records<br>from 1879; Clerk County Court has divorce and probate&nbsp;records from 1877<br>and court records from 1900; Gunnison Department of&nbsp;Social Services has<br>birth, death, and burial records from 1910<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Gunnison County, Colorado. Page 99 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Created in 1877 from Lake County.
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*'''1877--'''Gunnison County was created 9 March 1877 from [[Lake County, Colorado|Lake]] County. '''County seat:''' Gunnison <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Chaffee County, Colorado|Chaffee, Colorado]]
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*[[Delta County, Colorado|Delta, Colorado]]
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*[[Hinsdale County, Colorado|Hinsdale, Colorado]]
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*[[Mesa County, Colorado|Mesa, Colorado]]
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*[[Montrose County, Colorado|Montrose, Colorado]]
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*[[Ouray County, Colorado|Ouray, Colorado]]
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*[[Pitkin County, Colorado|Pitkin, Colorado]]
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*[[Saguache County, Colorado|Saguache, Colorado]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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[http://spencerballer.webs.com/ Gunnison County Cemetery Data - August 2009]
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
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LDS Ward and Branch Records
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*Barnum
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*Somerset
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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Gunnison County Public Library<br>307 N Wisconsin<br>Gunnison, CO 81230<br>Telephone: 970-641-3485<br>Website [http://sites.google.com/site/gunnisonlibrary/home sites.google.com/site/gunnisonlibrary/home]<br>
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Gunnison County Historical Society<br>‎ 803 East Tomichi Avenue<br>Gunnison, CO 81230<br>(Telephone 970-641-4530<br>
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205346&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Gunnison&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog for this county].
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Gunnison|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Gunnison/ Gunnison County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 20:23, 29 November 2012

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Gunnison County Courthouse
200 E Virginia Ave;
Gunnison, CO 81230-2297;
Phone: 970.641.1516

County Clerk has marriage records from 1874 and land records
from 1879; Clerk County Court has divorce and probate records from 1877
and court records from 1900; Gunnison Department of Social Services has
birth, death, and burial records from 1910[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1877--Gunnison County was created 9 March 1877 from Lake County. County seat: Gunnison [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Gunnison County Cemetery Data - August 2009

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Barnum
  • Somerset

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Gunnison County Public Library
307 N Wisconsin
Gunnison, CO 81230
Telephone: 970-641-3485
Website sites.google.com/site/gunnisonlibrary/home

Gunnison County Historical Society
‎ 803 East Tomichi Avenue
Gunnison, CO 81230
(Telephone 970-641-4530

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Gunnison 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).