Lincoln County, Colorado Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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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>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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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  ==
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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  ==
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 03:53, 27 August 2010

United States  > Colorado > Lincoln County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1889--Lincoln County was created 11 April 1889 from Elbert County. County seat: Hugo [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).