Conejos County, Colorado Genealogy

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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1861--Conejos County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county under the name of Guadalupe. The name was changed to Conejos 7 November 1869. County seat: Conejos [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

=== Populated Places

  • Antonito
  • Bountiful
  • Capulin
  • Conejos
  • Fox Creek
  • Guadalupe
  • La Jara
  • Las Mesitas
  • Lobatos
  • Los Cerritos
  • Los Sauces
  • Manassa
  • Mogote
  • Ortiz
  • Richfield
  • Romero
  • Sanford

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Conejos Branch 1878-1879
  • Eastdale Ward 1894-1908
  • La Jara Ward (see Richfield Ward)
  • Fox Creek Branch 1893-1894
  • Manassa Ward 1892-1897, 1907-1948
  • Manassa 1 Ward
  • Manassa 2 Ward 1920-1928
  • Morgan Branch 1934-1942
  • Mountain View Branch 1889-1896
  • Richfield Ward 1884-1941
  • Romeo Ward 1936-1948
  • Sanford Ward 1888-1948

Existing LDS Wards and Branches

  • La Jara 1 Ward
  • Fox Creek Branch
  • Manassa 1 Ward
  • Manassa 2 Ward
  • Manassa 3 Ward
  • Sanford 1 Ward
  • Sanford 2 Ward
  • San Luis Branch

Court

Divorce

The Colorado State Archives has put a name only index to the Conjeos County Divorce Records  for the period 7/13/1899 to 9/20/1915 on-line.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

The Colorado State Archives has put an Index to the Conejos County World War II Enlistments on-line.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has the Conejos County Inheritance Tax Records Index (1918-1923) online

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Websites

Link title

References

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