Montezuma County, Colorado

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County&nbsp;District Court has divorce, probate and court records<br>County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Montezuma County, Colorado. Page 100 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
County&nbsp;District Court has divorce, probate and court records<br>County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Montezuma County, Colorado. Page 100 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
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Cortez <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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Cortez <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1889--'''Montezuma County was created 16 April 1889 from [[La Plata County, Colorado|La Plata ]]County.  
 
'''1889--'''Montezuma County was created 16 April 1889 from [[La Plata County, Colorado|La Plata ]]County.  
  
 
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*[[Apache County, Arizona|Apache County, Arizona]]  
 
*[[Apache County, Arizona|Apache County, Arizona]]  
 
*[[Dolores County, Colorado|Dolores]]  
 
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Search current and archived [http://archive.cortezjournal.com/index_obituaries.asp obituaries] published in ''The Cortez Journal'' (Cortez, Colorado) from September 1999 to the present.  
 
Search current and archived [http://archive.cortezjournal.com/index_obituaries.asp obituaries] published in ''The Cortez Journal'' (Cortez, Colorado) from September 1999 to the present.  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Cortez Colorado Family History Center]]
 
*[[Cortez Colorado Family History Center]]
  
 
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*Cortez Public Library<br>202 N. Park<br>Cortez, CO 81321<br>Telephone: 970-565-8117<br>Website [http://www.cityofcortez.com/government/public_library_0 www.cityofcortez.com/government/public_library_0] <br>
 
*Cortez Public Library<br>202 N. Park<br>Cortez, CO 81321<br>Telephone: 970-565-8117<br>Website [http://www.cityofcortez.com/government/public_library_0 www.cityofcortez.com/government/public_library_0] <br>
  
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*Mancos Public Library District<br>211 West First Street<br>Mancos, CO 81328<br>Telehone 970-533-7600<br>Website&nbsp; [http://mancoslibrary.org/ http://mancoslibrary.org/] <br>
 
*Mancos Public Library District<br>211 West First Street<br>Mancos, CO 81328<br>Telehone 970-533-7600<br>Website&nbsp; [http://mancoslibrary.org/ http://mancoslibrary.org/] <br>
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Revision as of 17:10, 22 May 2013

United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngMontezuma County

Guide to Montezuma County Colorado genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Montezuma County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Montezuma County
Location in the state of Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 16, 1889
County Seat Cortez
Courthouse
Address Montezuma County Courthouse
109 W Main St Ste 302
Cortez, CO 81321
Phone: 970.565.3728

Contents

County Courthouse

County District Court has divorce, probate and court records
County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records[1]

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Tax
Land
Probate
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*For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

County Seat

Cortez [2]

Parent County

1889--Montezuma County was created 16 April 1889 from La Plata County.

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Cortez
  • Moncos

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Local History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Search current and archived obituaries published in The Cortez Journal (Cortez, Colorado) from September 1999 to the present.

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

School Records

Repositories

Archives
Courthouse
Family History Centers
Libraries
  • Dolores Library District/Montezuma County
    1002 Railroad Ave
    Dolores, CO 81323
    Telephone: 970-882-4127
    Website www.doloreslibrary.org/
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
Divorce

Places

Web Sites

References

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