Kiowa County, Colorado Genealogy

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Online Records



County Courthouse

Kiowa County Courthouse
1305 Goff;
Eads, CO 81036-0000;
Phone:71.943.8521

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1889;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1889--Kiowa County was created 11 April 1889 from Cheyenne and Bent Counties. County seat: Eads [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Kiowa County:

  • November 29-30, 1864 = Sand Creek, also known as Chivington Massacre[3]
Map showing the location of the battle.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Kiowa County Public Library District
1305 Goff Street
Eads, CO 81036
Phone: (719) 438-5581
Website eads.colibraries.org/

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kiowa 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).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 26 April 2012).
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