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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Park_County,_Colorado|Park County]]'' <br>
  
== History and Tidbits  ==
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== County Courthouse ==
  
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Park-County-Colorado-Courts.htm Park County&nbsp; Courthouse]<br>501 Main Street<br>Fairplay, CO 80440<br>Phone: 719.836.2771&nbsp;
  
=== County Government Site  ===
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<br>County Clerk has marriage records 1893 and land 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), Park County, Colorado. Page 100 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
== Neighboring Counties  ==
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1861--'''Park County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Fairplay <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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Courtesy of The Park County Historic Preservation Advisory Committee and the Park County Local History Archives:
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*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ Oral Histories of the area by 64 individuals]
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
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*[[Chaffee County, Colorado|Chaffee]]
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*[[Clear Creek County, Colorado|Clear Creek]]
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*[[Douglas County, Colorado|Douglas]]
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*[[Fremont County, Colorado|Fremont]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Colorado|Jefferson]]
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*[[Lake County, Colorado|Lake]]
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*[[Summit County, Colorado|Summit]]
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*[[Teller County, Colorado|Teller]]
  
 
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== Resources  ==
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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Courtesy of the Local Historical Archives of Park County, Colorado:
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*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ Cemetery Surveys for this area]
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
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==== Church  ====
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==== Divorce  ====
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The Colorado State Archives has put a name only index to the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/divorce/1park.htm Park County Divorce Records] for the period 7/30/1957 to 6/3/1974 on-line.
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==== Land  ====
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Courtesy of&nbsp;Park&nbsp;County Historical Archives:
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*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ An index to obituaries published in their newspapers covering 19th and 20th centuries].&nbsp;
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==== Probate  ====
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The Colorado State Archives has put the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/wills/1park.html Park County Will Records Index (1892-1925)] on-line.
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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Donated by Lucille Brown through the Local Historical Archives, Park County, Colorado
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*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ Marriage Records 1881-1950]
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Park County Public Library<br>418 Main Street<br>Fairplay, CO 80440<br>Telephone: 719-836-4299<br>Website http://parkcounty.colibraries.org/ <br>
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Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc.<br>P.O. Box 150382<br>Lakewood, CO 80215-0382<br>Telephone: 303-935-9192<br>http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cofgs/index.html
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br>
  
=== Court Records ===
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The Colorado State Archives has put a name only index to the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/garfield/index.html Park County Divorce Records] for the period 7/30/1957 to 6/3/1974 on-line.
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== Web Sites  ==
  
=== Probate Records ===
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Park|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Park/ Park County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/wills/1park.html Colorado State Archives] has put the Park County Will Records Index (1892-1925) on-line.&nbsp; [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Colorado%2C_Park_County_Will_Records_Index_1892-1925 Read more]. <!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
 
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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Park County  Courthouse
501 Main Street
Fairplay, CO 80440
Phone: 719.836.2771 


County Clerk has marriage records 1893 and land records;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1861--Park County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. County seat: Fairplay [2]

Courtesy of The Park County Historic Preservation Advisory Committee and the Park County Local History Archives:

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Courtesy of the Local Historical Archives of Park County, Colorado:

Census

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

Church

Court

Divorce

The Colorado State Archives has put a name only index to the Park County Divorce Records for the period 7/30/1957 to 6/3/1974 on-line.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Courtesy of Park County Historical Archives:

Probate

The Colorado State Archives has put the Park County Will Records Index (1892-1925) on-line.

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Donated by Lucille Brown through the Local Historical Archives, Park County, Colorado

Societies and Libraries

Park County Public Library
418 Main Street
Fairplay, CO 80440
Telephone: 719-836-4299
Website http://parkcounty.colibraries.org/

Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc.
P.O. Box 150382
Lakewood, CO 80215-0382
Telephone: 303-935-9192
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cofgs/index.html

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

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