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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Colorado]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Las_Animas_County,_Colorado|Las Animas County]]'' <br>  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.lasanimascounty.net/ Las Animas County Courthouse;]<br>200 E 1st St; <br>Trinidad, CO 81082;<br>Phone: 719.846.3314 <br>
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County Clerk has marriage records from 1887,<br>land records&nbsp;from 1883 and military dischrage records from 1918;<br>County Health Department has birth and death records:<br>Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 99, Las Animas County, Colorado. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
==== Name ====
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==== Name ====
  
Las Animas takes its name from the Spanish name for the Purgatoire River that runs through the county. Originally the river was called "El Rio de las Animas Perdidas en Purgatorio", which means "River of the Lost Souls in Purgatory".
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Las Animas takes its name from the Spanish name for the Purgatoire River that runs through the county. Originally the river was called "El Rio de las Animas Perdidas en Purgatorio", which means "River of the Lost Souls in Purgatory".  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1866--'''Las Animas was created 9 February 1866 from [[Huerfano County, Colorado|Huerfano]] County. '''County seat:''' Trinidad <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''Before 1861''' this modern Colorado county was in New Mexico.
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:*'''9 January 1852''' it was created part of [[Taos County, Colorado|Taos County]] in [[New Mexico|New Mexico]] Territory.<ref name="Dollarhide">William Thorndale and William Dollarhide, ''Map Guide to the U.S. Federal Censuses, 1790-1920'' (Baltimore: Genealogical Publ., 1987), 52.  {{WorldCat|16509993|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|545087|item|disp=FHL Book 973 X2th}}.</ref> <ref>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nmahgp/cohis.htm Brief County Histories (New Mexico)] in RootsWeb (accessed 21 June 2012).</ref>
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:*'''1 February 1860''' it became part of [[Mora County, Colorado|Mora County]].<ref name="Dollarhide" />  
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:*'''28 February 1861''' it was transferred to [[Colorado]]<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Colorado Territory" in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopeida'' at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colorado_Territory (accessed 19 June 2012).</ref> <ref name="Animap">Adrian B. Ettlinger, ''AniMap 3.0 : with SiteFinder U.S. place name database'' (Alamo, Calif.: Gold Bug, 2008), Colorado 1861 map. {{WorldCat|263846425|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1474888|item|disp=FHL CD-ROM no. 4903}}.</ref> (1 Nov 1861 [[Huerfano County, Colorado|Huerfano County]]).<ref>''Handybook'', 99, Huerfano County, Colorado.</ref>
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::Look for pre-1861 records in New Mexico. For further explanation see [[Taos County, Colorado|Taos County]].
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*'''1866 '''Las Animas was created 9 February 1866 from [[Huerfano County, Colorado|Huerfano]] County. '''County seat:''' Trinidad.<ref name="HBG" />
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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===== Towns and Villages  =====
 
===== Towns and Villages  =====
  
Abeyta, Aguilar, Andrix, Barela, Beshoar, Boncarbo, Branson, Cokedale, Cordova Plaza, Delhi, Earl, El Moro, Engleville, Gulnare, Hoehne, Houghton, Jansen, Kim, Ludlow, Lynn, Medina Plaza, Model, Monument Park, Parras Plaza, Patterson Crossing, Reilly Canyon, Rugby, San Miguel, Segundo, Simpson, Sopris, Starkville, Stonewall, Stonewall Gap, Tercio, Thatcher, Tijeras, Tobe, Torres, Trinchera, Trinidad, Tyrone, Valdez, Valleroso, Velasquez Plaza, Vigil, Villegreen, Walts Corner, Weston, Zamara<br>
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Abeyta, Aguilar, Andrix, Barela, Beshoar, Boncarbo, Branson, Cokedale, Cordova Plaza, Delhi, Earl, El Moro, Engleville, Gulnare, Hoehne, Houghton, Jansen, Kim, Ludlow, Lynn, Medina Plaza, Model, Monument Park, Parras Plaza, Patterson Crossing, Reilly Canyon, Rugby, San Miguel, Segundo, Simpson, Sopris, Starkville, Stonewall, Stonewall Gap, Tercio, Thatcher, Tijeras, Tobe, Torres, Trinchera, Trinidad, Tyrone, Valdez, Valleroso, Velasquez Plaza, Vigil, Villegreen, Walts Corner, Weston, Zamara<br>  
  
===== Ghost Towns =====
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===== Ghost Towns =====
  
Berwind, Del Agua, Morley, Primero, Tabaco
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Berwind, Del Agua, Morley, Primero, Tabaco  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Baca_County,_Colorado|Baca]]
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*[[Baca County, Colorado|Baca]]  
*[[Bent_County,_Colorado|Bent]]
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*[[Bent County, Colorado|Bent]]  
*[[Colfax_County,_New_Mexico|Colfax County, New Mexico]]  
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*[[Colfax County, New Mexico|Colfax County, New Mexico]]  
*[[Costilla_County,_Colorado|Costilla]]
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*[[Costilla County, Colorado|Costilla]]  
*[[Huerfano_County,_Colorado|Huerfano]]
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*[[Huerfano County, Colorado|Huerfano]]  
*[[Otero_County,_Colorado|Otero]]  
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*[[Otero County, Colorado|Otero]]  
*[[Pueblo_County,_Colorado|Pueblo]]
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*[[Pueblo County, Colorado|Pueblo]]  
*[[Union_County,_New_Mexico|Union County, New Mexico]]
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*[[Union County, New Mexico|Union County, New Mexico]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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===== Search by Cemetery Name  =====
 
===== Search by Cemetery Name  =====
  
[[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Albertson Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Andrix Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Barela Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Bloom Cemetery]], [[Branson, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemerteries|Branson Community Cemetery,]] [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Burro Canyon Cemetery]], [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Carpios Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Cedar Hill Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Cejita Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Chicosa Cemetery]], Cordova Cemetery, Crespin Cemetery, Edenview Cemetery, Gallegos Cemetery, Garcia Cemetery, Hicks Cemetery, Jansen Cemetery, Jarosa Cemetery, Johnson Cemetery, Kim Cemetery, Leba Cemetery, Los Hermanos Penitentes Cemetery, Lucero Cemetery, Martinez Cemetery, Masonic Cemetery, Mestas Cemetery, Mountain View Cemetery, Nola Cemetery, Pacheca Cemetery, Parker Cemetery, Pleasant View Cemetery, Plum Valley Cemetery, Prince Cemetery, Rivera Cemetery, Robb Cemetery, Romero Cemetery, Saint Anthony Cemetery, Saint Anthony Cemetery, Saint Pius Cemetery, San Juan Cemetery, San Juan Cemetery, Scott Cemetery,&nbsp; Simpson Cemetery, Starkville Cemetery, Tapia Cemetery, Tercio Cemetery, Thorp Cemetery, Tijeras Cemetery, Trinchera Cemetery, Trujillo Creek&nbsp;Cemetery, Valdea Cemetery, Valdez Cemetery, Vigil Cemetery, Vigil Cemetery, Wilcox Cemetery
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[[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Aguilar Cemetery]], Aguilar Community Cemetery, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Albertson Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Andrix Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Barela Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Bloom Cemetery]], [[Branson, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemerteries|Branson Community Cemetery,]] [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Burro Canyon Cemetery]], [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Carpios Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Cedar Hill Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Cejita Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Chicosa Cemetery]], [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Cordova Cemetery]], [[Branson, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemerteries|Crespin Cemetery]],[[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Edenview Cemetery]], [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Gallegos Cemetery]], [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Garcia Cemetery]],[[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Hicks Cemetery]], [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Jansen Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Jarosa Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Johnson Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Kim Cemetery]], Knights of Pythias Cemetery, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Leyba Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Los Hermanos Penitentes Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Lucero Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Martinez Cemetery]], [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Masonic Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Mestas Cemetery]], [[Branson, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemerteries|Mountain View Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Nola Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Pacheco Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Parker Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Pleasant View Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Plum Valley Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Prince Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Rivera Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Robb Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Romero Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Saint Anthony Cemetery]], Saint Anthony Cemetery, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Saint Pius Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|San Juan Cemetery]], San Juan Cemetery, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Scott Cemetery]],&nbsp; [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Simpson Cemetery]], [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Starkville Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Tapia Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Tercio Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Thorp Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Tijeras Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Trinchera Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Trujillo Creek&nbsp;Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Valdea Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Valdez Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Vigil Cemetery]], [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Vigil Cemetery]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Wilcox Cemetery]].
  
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===== Search be Cemetery Location  =====
 
===== Search be Cemetery Location  =====
  
[[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Abeyta]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Aguilar]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Andrix]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Barela]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Beshoar]], Boncarbo, [[Branson, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemerteries|Branson]], [[Las_Animas_County,_Colorado,_Western_county_cemeteries|Burro Canyon]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Cokedale]], Cordova Plaza, Delhi, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Earl]], El Moro, [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Engleville]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Gulnare]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Hoehne]], Houghton, [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Jansen]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Kim]], Ludlow, Lynn, Medina Plaza, Model, Monument Park, Parras Plaza, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Patterson Crossing]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Reilly Canyon]], Rugby, [[Las_Animas_County,_Colorado,_Western_county_cemeteries|San Luis]], San Miguel, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Segundo]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Simpson]], Sopris, [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Starkville]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Stonewall]], Stonewall Gap, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Tercio]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Thatcher]], [[Las_Animas_County,_Colorado,_Western_county_cemeteries|Tijeras]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Tobe]], Torres, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Trinchera]], [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Trinidad,]] Tyrone, Valdez, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Vallorso]], Velasquez Plaza, Vigil, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Villegreen]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Walts Corner]],&nbsp;[[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Weston]], [[Las_Animas_County,_Colorado,_Western_county_cemeteries|Whiskey Canyon]], Zamara
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[[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Abeyta]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Aguilar]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Andrix]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Barela]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Beshoar]], Boncarbo, [[Branson, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemerteries|Branson]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Burro Canyon]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Cokedale]], Cordova Plaza, Delhi, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Earl]], El Moro, [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Engleville]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Gulnare]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Hoehne]], Houghton, [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Jansen]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Kim]], Ludlow, Lynn, Medina Plaza, Model, Monument Park, Parras Plaza, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Patterson Crossing]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Reilly Canyon]], Rugby, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|San Luis]], San Miguel, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Segundo]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Simpson]], Sopris, [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Starkville]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Stonewall]], Stonewall Gap, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Tercio]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Thatcher]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Tijeras]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Tobe]], Torres, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Trinchera]], [[Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, Cemeteries|Trinidad,]] Tyrone, Valdez, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Northern County cemeteries|Vallorso]], Velasquez Plaza, Vigil, [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Villegreen]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Eastern county cemeteries|Walts Corner]],&nbsp;[[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Weston]], [[Las Animas County, Colorado, Western county cemeteries|Whiskey Canyon]], Zamara  
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===== Other Cemetery Websites  =====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/co/lasanimas.htm Gen Web Archives].&nbsp; Listed Cemeteries for Las Animas County.
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*[http://www.roadsofthepast.com/las_animas_cemeteries Gen Web].&nbsp; Listed Cemeteries for Las Animas County.&nbsp;
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Trinidad/Carnegie Public Library<br>202 N Animas Street Trinidad, CO 81082<br>Telephone: 719-846-6841<br>Website &nbsp;http://www.carnegiepubliclibrary.org/<br>
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Trinidad/Carnegie Public Library<br>202 N Animas Street Trinidad, CO 81082<br>Telephone: 719-846-6841<br>Website &nbsp;http://www.carnegiepubliclibrary.org/<br>  
  
Aguilar Public Library<br>146 W. Main Street<br>Aguilar, CO 81020<br>Telephone: 719-941-4426
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Aguilar Public Library<br>146 W. Main Street<br>Aguilar, CO 81020<br>Telephone: 719-941-4426  
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205396&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Las+Animas&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Las+Animas|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
*A website with photos of the little town of [http://www.sangres.com/colorado/lasanimas/kim.htm Kim]
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*A website with photos of the little town of [http://www.sangres.com/colorado/lasanimas/kim.htm Kim]  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Las_Animas/ Las Animas County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 20:25, 29 November 2012

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Las Animas County Courthouse;
200 E 1st St;
Trinidad, CO 81082;
Phone: 719.846.3314

County Clerk has marriage records from 1887,
land records from 1883 and military dischrage records from 1918;
County Health Department has birth and death records:
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Name

Las Animas takes its name from the Spanish name for the Purgatoire River that runs through the county. Originally the river was called "El Rio de las Animas Perdidas en Purgatorio", which means "River of the Lost Souls in Purgatory".

Parent County

  • Before 1861 this modern Colorado county was in New Mexico.
Look for pre-1861 records in New Mexico. For further explanation see Taos County.
  • 1866 Las Animas was created 9 February 1866 from Huerfano County. County seat: Trinidad.[1]

Boundary Changes

Las Animas is the largest of the 64 counties in Colorado.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Towns and Villages

Abeyta, Aguilar, Andrix, Barela, Beshoar, Boncarbo, Branson, Cokedale, Cordova Plaza, Delhi, Earl, El Moro, Engleville, Gulnare, Hoehne, Houghton, Jansen, Kim, Ludlow, Lynn, Medina Plaza, Model, Monument Park, Parras Plaza, Patterson Crossing, Reilly Canyon, Rugby, San Miguel, Segundo, Simpson, Sopris, Starkville, Stonewall, Stonewall Gap, Tercio, Thatcher, Tijeras, Tobe, Torres, Trinchera, Trinidad, Tyrone, Valdez, Valleroso, Velasquez Plaza, Vigil, Villegreen, Walts Corner, Weston, Zamara

Ghost Towns

Berwind, Del Agua, Morley, Primero, Tabaco

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Search by Cemetery Name

Aguilar Cemetery, Aguilar Community Cemetery, Albertson Cemetery, Andrix Cemetery, Barela Cemetery, Bloom Cemetery, Branson Community Cemetery, Burro Canyon Cemetery, Carpios Cemetery, Cedar Hill Cemetery, Cejita Cemetery, Chicosa Cemetery, Cordova Cemetery, Crespin Cemetery,Edenview Cemetery, Gallegos Cemetery, Garcia Cemetery,Hicks Cemetery, Jansen Cemetery, Jarosa Cemetery, Johnson Cemetery, Kim Cemetery, Knights of Pythias Cemetery, Leyba Cemetery, Los Hermanos Penitentes Cemetery, Lucero Cemetery, Martinez Cemetery, Masonic Cemetery, Mestas Cemetery, Mountain View Cemetery, Nola Cemetery, Pacheco Cemetery, Parker Cemetery, Pleasant View Cemetery, Plum Valley Cemetery, Prince Cemetery, Rivera Cemetery, Robb Cemetery, Romero Cemetery, Saint Anthony Cemetery, Saint Anthony Cemetery, Saint Pius Cemetery, San Juan Cemetery, San Juan Cemetery, Scott CemeterySimpson Cemetery, Starkville Cemetery, Tapia Cemetery, Tercio Cemetery, Thorp Cemetery, Tijeras Cemetery, Trinchera Cemetery, Trujillo Creek Cemetery, Valdea Cemetery, Valdez Cemetery, Vigil Cemetery, Vigil Cemetery, Wilcox Cemetery.


Search be Cemetery Location

Abeyta, Aguilar, Andrix, Barela, Beshoar, Boncarbo, Branson, Burro Canyon, Cokedale, Cordova Plaza, Delhi, Earl, El Moro, Engleville, Gulnare, Hoehne, Houghton, Jansen, Kim, Ludlow, Lynn, Medina Plaza, Model, Monument Park, Parras Plaza, Patterson Crossing, Reilly Canyon, Rugby, San Luis, San Miguel, Segundo, Simpson, Sopris, Starkville, Stonewall, Stonewall Gap, Tercio, Thatcher, Tijeras, Tobe, Torres, Trinchera, Trinidad, Tyrone, Valdez, Vallorso, Velasquez Plaza, Vigil, Villegreen, Walts CornerWeston, Whiskey Canyon, Zamara


Other Cemetery Websites
  • Gen Web Archives.  Listed Cemeteries for Las Animas County.
  • Gen Web.  Listed Cemeteries for Las Animas County. 

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Trinidad/Carnegie Public Library
202 N Animas Street Trinidad, CO 81082
Telephone: 719-846-6841
Website  http://www.carnegiepubliclibrary.org/

Aguilar Public Library
146 W. Main Street
Aguilar, CO 81020
Telephone: 719-941-4426

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 99, Las Animas County, Colorado. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. 2.0 2.1 William Thorndale and William Dollarhide, Map Guide to the U.S. Federal Censuses, 1790-1920 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publ., 1987), 52. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 X2th.
  3. Brief County Histories (New Mexico) in RootsWeb (accessed 21 June 2012).
  4. Wikipedia contributors, "Colorado Territory" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopeida at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colorado_Territory (accessed 19 June 2012).
  5. Adrian B. Ettlinger, AniMap 3.0 : with SiteFinder U.S. place name database (Alamo, Calif.: Gold Bug, 2008), Colorado 1861 map. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL CD-ROM no. 4903.
  6. Handybook, 99, Huerfano County, Colorado.