Cheyenne County, Colorado Genealogy

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

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Cheyenne County, Colorado
Map
Map of Colorado highlighting Cheyenne County
Location in the state of Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 25, 1889
County Seat Cheyenne Wells
Courthouse
Address Cheyenne County Courthouse
615 N 5 W
PO Box 567
Cheyenne Wells, Co 80810
Phone: 719.767.5685
Cheyenne County Website


County Courthouse

Register has birth, death and burial records;
County Clerk has marriage from 1889
and land records from 1888; District Court
has divorce and probate records;
County Judge has court records[1]

Quick Facts

Parent County

  • 25 March 1889: Cheyenne County was created from Bent and Elbert Counties. County seat: Cheyenne Wells [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church History and Records

Court Records

Land

History

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

East Cheyenne County Library District
151 S. 1st West
Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810
Telephone: (719) 767-5138
www.cwpl.org/

Kit Carson Historical Society
Kit Carson, CO 80825
Mailing Address:
P.O. BOX 107
Kit Carson, CO 80825
Telephone 719-962-3306

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cheyenne County, Colorado. Page 97At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).