Kit Carson County, Colorado

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.kitcarsoncounty.org/ Kit Carson County Courthouse]<br>251 16th St; <br>Burlington, CO 80807-0249<br>Phone 719.346.8638
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County Clerk has marriage and land&nbsp;records from 1889<br>and bu<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1339691576691_130" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1339691576691_959" />rial records from 1902; Clerk District Court has <br>birth, death, divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kit Carson 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  ====
  
*'''1889--'''Kit Carson County was created 11 April 1889 from [[Elbert_County,_Colorado|Elbert]] County. '''County seat:'' Burlington <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1889--'''Kit Carson County was created 11 April 1889 from [[Elbert County, Colorado|Elbert]] County. '''County seat:'' Burlington <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  ====
  
Yuma, Washington, Lincoln and Cheyenne
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*[[Cheyenne County, Colorado|Cheyenne]]
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*[[Cheyenne County, Kansas|Cheyenne County, Kansas]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Colorado|Lincoln]]
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*[[Sherman County, Kansas|Sherman County, Kansas]]
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*[[Wallace County, Kansas|Wallace County, Kansas]]
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*[[Washington County, Colorado|Washington]]
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*[[Yuma County, Colorado|Yuma]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Census  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Burlington Public Library<br>321 14th Street<br>Burlington, CO 80807<br>Telephone: 719-346-8109<br>Website [http://www.burlingtoncolo.com/LIBRARY.HTM www.burlingtoncolo.com/LIBRARY.HTM]
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<br>Stratton Public Library<br>331 New York<br>Stratton, CO 80836<br>Telephone: 719-348-5922<br>Website [http://stratton.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus stratton.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus]
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<br>Flagler Community Library<br>311 Main Ave<br>Flagler, CO 80815<br>Telephone: 719-765-4310<br>Website [http://flagler.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus flagler.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus]
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Burlington Colorado Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205377&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Kit+Carson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Kit_Carson/ Kit Carson County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 20:25, 29 November 2012

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Kit Carson County Courthouse
251 16th St;
Burlington, CO 80807-0249
Phone 719.346.8638

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1889
and burial records from 1902; Clerk District Court has
birth, death, divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • '1889--Kit Carson County was created 11 April 1889 from Elbert County. County seat: Burlington [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Kit Carson County Old Age Pension Records 1933-1936. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Kit Carson County Commissioners during these years. Record may show the following:

  • Name of Applicant
  • Date and Amount of pension payment
  • Any adjustments to the pension
  • Person's age
  • Town nearest to where they lived
  • Other Actions done by the County

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Burlington Public Library
321 14th Street
Burlington, CO 80807
Telephone: 719-346-8109
Website www.burlingtoncolo.com/LIBRARY.HTM


Stratton Public Library
331 New York
Stratton, CO 80836
Telephone: 719-348-5922
Website stratton.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus


Flagler Community Library
311 Main Ave
Flagler, CO 80815
Telephone: 719-765-4310
Website flagler.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

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