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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Colorado|Colorado]] > Bent County''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] > [[Colorado|Colorado]] > Bent County''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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=== County Courthouse  ===
  
== Quick Facts  ==
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=== Quick Facts  ===
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{{Wikipedia|Bent County, Colorado}}
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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=== Archives and Libraries ===
  
==== Census  ====
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*Las Animas-Bent County Library District<br>306 5th Street<br>Las Animas, CO 81054<br>Phone: (719) 456-0111
  
==== Church History and Records ====
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=== Cemeteries ===
  
==== Court Records ====
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=== Census ===
  
==== Divorce ====
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=== Church History and Records  ===
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=== Court Records ===
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=== Divorce  ===
  
 
The Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/divorce/1bent.htm Bent County Divorce Records] for the period 1907 to 1919 on-line.  
 
The Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the [http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/divorce/1bent.htm Bent County Divorce Records] for the period 1907 to 1919 on-line.  
  
==== Land and Property  ====
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=== Land and Property  ===
  
==== History  ====
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=== History  ===
  
==== Maps  ====
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=== Maps  ===
  
==== Military  ====
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=== Military History and Records ===
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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=== Newspapers  ===
  
==== Probate  ====
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*[http://www.bcdemocratonline.com/ Bent County Democrat]<br>516 Carson Avenue<br> Las Animas, CO 81054
  
==== Taxation ====
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=== Probate Records ===
  
==== Vital Records ====
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=== Taxation ===
  
'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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=== Vital Records ===
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
  
Las Animas-Bent County Library District<br>306 5th Street<br>Las Animas, CO 81054<br>Phone: (719) 456-0111<br>
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
  
Bent County Historical Society<br> 305 St. Vrain Avenue<br> Las Animas, CO 81054<br> Telephone: (719) 456-2005<br>  
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*Bent County Historical Society<br> 305 St. Vrain Avenue<br> Las Animas, CO 81054<br> Telephone: (719) 456-2005<br>  
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*[http://www.phsbc.info/phsbc.htm Pioneer Historical Society of Bent County]<br>PO Box 68 <br>Las Animas, Colorado 81054 <br>Phone: 719-456-6066
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cobenttp/index.html Bent County CO Trails to the Past]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/USA/CO/Bent/ Linkpendium]
 
*[http://cogenweb.com/bent/ Bent County COGenWeb]  
 
*[http://cogenweb.com/bent/ Bent County COGenWeb]  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205252 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205252 Family History Library Catalog]

Revision as of 06:24, 26 August 2010

United States > Colorado > Bent County

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Bent County, Colorado

Parent County

  • 11 February 1870: Bent County was created from Pueblo and Greenwood Counties. Greenwood County was Abolished 1874. County seat: Las Animas [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Archives and Libraries

  • Las Animas-Bent County Library District
    306 5th Street
    Las Animas, CO 81054
    Phone: (719) 456-0111

Cemeteries

Census

Church History and Records

Court Records

Divorce

The Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the Bent County Divorce Records for the period 1907 to 1919 on-line.

Land and Property

History

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

References

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