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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Colorado|Colorado]]&nbsp;&gt; Douglas County'' <br>
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Created in 1861 as an original county.
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'''1861--'''Douglas County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Castle Rock <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/wills/1douglas.html Colorado State Archives] has put an Index to the Douglas County Will Records for the years 1886 to 1961.
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/wills/1douglas.html Colorado State Archives] has put an Index to the Douglas County Will Records for the years 1886 to 1961.  
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/1douglas_inh_tax.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the Douglas County Inheritance Tax Records Index for&nbsp;1911-1944 on-line.
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/1douglas_inh_tax.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the Douglas County Inheritance Tax Records Index for&nbsp;1911-1944 on-line.  
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205312&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Douglas&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog for this county].
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205312&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Douglas&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
 
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 17:31, 13 October 2008

United States  > Colorado > Douglas County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1861--Douglas County was created 1 November 1861 as an original county. County seat: Castle Rock [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Colorado State Archives has put an Index to the Douglas County Will Records for the years 1886 to 1961.

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has put the Douglas County Inheritance Tax Records Index for 1911-1944 on-line.

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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