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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Park_County,_Colorado|Park County]]'' <br>  
  
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Guide to '''Park County Colorado genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Park County
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| county_map = Colorado Park County.png
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| state = Colorado
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| founded year = 1861
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| founded date = November 1
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| seat = Fairplay
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| building image =
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| building address = Park County Courthouse<br>501 Main Street<br>Fairplay, CO 80440<br>Phone: 719.836.2771<br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Park-County-Colorado-Courts.htm '''Park County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
== History ==
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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>
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== Historical Facts ==
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Colorado#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Colorado#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Colorado#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Colorado#Taxation|Tax]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Colorado#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Colorado#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''*For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Park County, Colorado#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Park County, Colorado#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Park County, Colorado#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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==== County Seat  ====
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Fairplay <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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'''1861--'''Park County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county.
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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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]]
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places / Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Bible Records ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Biography ====
  
== Resources ==
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==== Business Records and Commerce ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== 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]
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
  
==== Court ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Divorce ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
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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==== Directories  ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups  ====
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==== Gazetteers  ====
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==== Genealogy  ====
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==== History  ====
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===== Local History  =====
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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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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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Courtesy of Park County Historical Archives:
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*[http://www.parkcoarchives.org/ An index to obituaries published in their newspapers covering 19th and 20th centuries].<br>
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Periodicals  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
 
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.  
 
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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==== Public Records  ====
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===== School Records  =====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Archives  =====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br>
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===== 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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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
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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
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
  
== Web Sites ==
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===== Birth =====
  
*Family History Library Catalog for this county.
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===== Marriage  =====
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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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===== Death  =====
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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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=== Places  ===
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== Web Sites  ==
  
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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)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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<references />{{Colorado|Colorado}} {{Colorado-stub}}
  
 
[[Category:Park_County,_Colorado]]
 
[[Category:Park_County,_Colorado]]

Revision as of 17:07, 22 May 2013

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

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Online Records


Park County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Park County
Location in the state of Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 1, 1861
County Seat Fairplay
Courthouse
Address Park County Courthouse
501 Main Street
Fairplay, CO 80440
Phone: 719.836.2771
Park County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

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

Fairplay [2]

Parent County

1861--Park County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county.

Neighboring Counties

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

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 Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Local History

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

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Courtesy of Park County Historical Archives:

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

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

Public Records

School Records

Repositories

Archives
Courthouse
Family History Centers
Libraries

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

Museums
Societies

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

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Birth
Marriage

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

Death
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.

Places

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).