Garfield County, Colorado Genealogy

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United StatesGotoarrow.pngColoradoGotoarrow.pngGarfield County

County Courthouse

Garfield County Courthouse
 109 8th St Ste 200;
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Phone: 970.945.5004 


County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records from 1883
and military records from 1910; District Court has divorce, probate
and court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1883--Garfield County was created 10 February 1883 from Summit County. County seat: Glenwood Springs [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Divorce

The Colorado State Archives has put a name only Index to the Garfield County Divorce Records for the period 7/26/1906 to 3/17/1916 on-line.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has put the Garfield Inheritance Tax Records Index for 1909-1919 & 1926-1942 on-line.

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Garfield Co Public Library District
796 Megan Avenue
Telephone: 970- 625-4270
Website www.garfieldlibraries.org/GCLD/index.aspx

Frontier Historical Society
1001 Colorado Avenue
Glenwood Springs, Colorado, 81601
Telephone 970-945-4448
Website http://www.glenwoodhistory.com/

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Garfield County, Colorado. Page 98 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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