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| founded year = 1874
| founded date = February 2
| seat = Hot Sulphur Springs
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| building address = Grand County Courthouse<br>308 Byers<br>PO Box 264<br>Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451<br>Ph. 970.725.3347<br>[http://co.grand.co.us/contents.html '''Grand County Website'''] }}
== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==

Revision as of 02:29, 21 February 2013

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Online Records

Grand County, Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Founded February 2, 1874
County Seat Hot Sulphur Springs
Address Grand County Courthouse
308 Byers
PO Box 264
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451
Ph. 970.725.3347
Grand County Website

County Courthouse

Grand County Courthouse
 308 Byers; PO Box 264;
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451
Ph. 970.725.3347

Local Rgister has birth and death records; County and
district court has divorce, probate and court records;
County Assessor has land records; County Clerk has
marriage records from 1874[1]


Parent County

  • 1874--Grand County was created 2 February 1874 from Summit County. County seat: Hot Sulphur Springs [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties




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




Local Histories






Vital Records

Colorado State Archives has put the book Marriages of Grand County, Colorado - The First Hundred Years by Philip A. Wargo, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado:author, 1991, on-line. It covers the period 1874 to 1974. It is searchable by an alphabetical index and provides the Bride's name, Groom's name, Date,  Book and Page.

Societies and Libraries

Grand County Library District
225 E Jasper Ave
Granby, CO 80446
Telephone: 970-887-9411
Website http://www.gcld.org/

Grand County Historical Association
110 E. Byers Avenue, PO Box 165
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80452
Telephone 970-725-3939
Website http://www.grandcountymuseum.com/

Grand Lake Area Historical Society
PO Box 656
Grand Lake CO 80447
Website http://www.kauffmanhouse.org/index.html

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grand County, Colorado. Page 99 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).