Elbert County, Colorado Genealogy
Guide to Elbert County Colorado genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Elbert County, Colorado|
Location in the state of Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
|Founded||February 2, 1874|
|Address|| Elbert County Courthouse|
215 Comanche Street
Kiowa, CO 80117-0037
Elbert County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
County Clerk has marriage records from 1893
and land records from 1874 Clerk of Combined
Courts has divorce, probate and court records
Places / Localities
For tips on accessing Elbert County, Colorado Genealogy census records online, see: Colorado Census.
Elbert County Old Age Pension Records 1933-1936. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Elbert County Commissioners during these years. Record may show the following:
- Name of Applicant
- Date and Amount of pension payment
- Any adjustments to the pension
- Person's age
- Town nearest to where they lived
- Other Actions done by the County
Colorado State Archives has put an Index to the Elbert County Will Record for the years 1887-1966 on-line
Colorado State Archives has put an Index to the record of those students who achieved an eighth grade promotion for the years 1918 - 1930 on-line. The Index shows the name, date, address, school name and district number.
Societies and Libraries
Elbert County Library District
239 Main Street
Elizabeth, CO 80107
Telephone: 303- 646-3792
Elbert County Historical Society
515 Comanche Street (Highway 86)
PO Box 43
Kiowa, Colorado 80117
Family History Centers
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Elbert County, Colorado. Page 98 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).