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*Las Animas-Bent County Library District<br>306 5th Street<br>Las Animas, CO 81054<br>Phone: (719) 456-0111
 
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*[http://www.bcdemocratonline.com/ Bent County Democrat]<br>516 Carson Avenue<br> Las Animas, CO 81054
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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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*Bent County Historical Society<br>305 St. Vrain Avenue<br>Las Animas, CO 81054<br>Telephone: (719) 456-2005<br>
 
*[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
 
*[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
  
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Revision as of 20:31, 19 October 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).