Lincoln County, Colorado

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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Lincoln_County,_Colorado|Lincoln County]]'' <br>  
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| county = Lincoln County
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1889
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| founded date = April 11
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| seat = Hugo
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| building address = Lincoln County Courthouse<br>103 3rd Ave<br>PO Box 39<br>Hugo, CO 80821<br>Phone: 719.743.2444<br>[http://www.lincolncountyco.us/ '''Lincoln County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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County Clerk has marriage and land&nbsp;records from 1889<br>Clerk has marriage and land records from 1889; Clerk <br>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), Lincoln County, Colorado. Page 100 {{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--'''Lincoln County was created 11 April 1889 from [[Elbert_County,_Colorado|Elbert]] County. '''County seat:''' Hugo <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1889--'''Lincoln County was created 11 April 1889 from [[Elbert County, Colorado|Elbert]] County. '''County seat:''' Hugo <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  ====
  
*[[Arapahoe_County,_Colorado|Arapahoe]]
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*[[Arapahoe County, Colorado|Arapahoe]]  
*[[Cheyenne_County,_Colorado|Cheyenne]]
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*[[Cheyenne County, Colorado|Cheyenne]]  
*[[Crowley_County,_Colorado|Crowley]]
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*[[Crowley County, Colorado|Crowley]]  
*[[El_Paso_County,_Colorado|El Paso]]
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*[[El Paso County, Colorado|El Paso]]  
*[[Elbert_County,_Colorado|Elbert]]
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*[[Elbert County, Colorado|Elbert]]  
*[[Kiowa_County,_Colorado|Kiowa]]
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*[[Kiowa County, Colorado|Kiowa]]  
*[[Kit_Carson_County,_Colorado|Kit Carson]]
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*[[Kit Carson County, Colorado|Kit Carson]]  
*[[Pueblo_County,_Colorado|Pueblo]]
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*[[Pueblo County, Colorado|Pueblo]]  
*[[Washington_County,_Colorado|Washington]]
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*[[Washington County, Colorado|Washington]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=10824 Boyero Cemetery, Hugo] BillionGraves
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
'''[[Colorado_Vital_Records_Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''  
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Hugo Public Library<br>522 2nd Ave<br>Hugo, CO 80821<br>Telephone: 719-743-2325<br>Website [http://lincolncounty.colibraries.org/Hugo lincolncounty.colibraries.org/Hugo]<br>
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Hugo Public Library<br>522 2nd Ave<br>Hugo, CO 80821<br>Telephone: 719-743-2325<br>Website [http://lincolncounty.colibraries.org/Hugo lincolncounty.colibraries.org/Hugo]<br>  
  
 
Limon Memorial Library<br>205 E Ave<br>Limon, CO 80828<br>Telephone: 719-775-2163<br>Website [http://lincolncounty.colibraries.org/ lincolncounty.colibraries.org/]  
 
Limon Memorial Library<br>205 E Ave<br>Limon, CO 80828<br>Telephone: 719-775-2163<br>Website [http://lincolncounty.colibraries.org/ lincolncounty.colibraries.org/]  
  
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205403&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Lincoln&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Lincoln/ Lincoln County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 03:25, 21 February 2013

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Online Records


Lincoln County, Colorado
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 11, 1889
County Seat Hugo
Courthouse
Address Lincoln County Courthouse
103 3rd Ave
PO Box 39
Hugo, CO 80821
Phone: 719.743.2444
Lincoln County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1889
Clerk has marriage and land records from 1889; Clerk
District Court has divorce, probate and court records.[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1889--Lincoln County was created 11 April 1889 from Elbert County. County seat: Hugo [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Boyero Cemetery, Hugo BillionGraves

Census

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

Church

Court

Lincoln County Old Age Pension Records 1933-1936. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Lincoln 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

Hugo Public Library
522 2nd Ave
Hugo, CO 80821
Telephone: 719-743-2325
Website lincolncounty.colibraries.org/Hugo

Limon Memorial Library
205 E Ave
Limon, CO 80828
Telephone: 719-775-2163
Website lincolncounty.colibraries.org/


Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Colorado. Page 100 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).