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== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==

Revision as of 03:25, 21 February 2013

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Online Records

Lincoln County, Colorado
Map of the U.S. highlighting Colorado
Location of Colorado in the U.S.
Founded April 11, 1889
County Seat Hugo
Address Lincoln County Courthouse
103 3rd Ave
PO Box 39
Hugo, CO 80821
Phone: 719.743.2444
Lincoln County Website

County Courthouse

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


Parent County

  • 1889--Lincoln County was created 11 April 1889 from Elbert County. County seat: Hugo [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties



Boyero Cemetery, Hugo BillionGraves


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



Lincoln County Old Age Pension Records 1933-1936. An Index compiled from the offical record of the applications granted by the Lincoln 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


Local Histories






Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Hugo Public Library
522 2nd Ave
Hugo, CO 80821
Telephone: 719-743-2325
Website lincolncounty.colibraries.org/Hugo

Limon Memorial Library
205 E Ave
Limon, CO 80828
Telephone: 719-775-2163
Website lincolncounty.colibraries.org/

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Colorado. Page 100 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).