Lincoln County, Colorado Genealogy

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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1889--Lincoln County was created 11 April 1889 from Elbert County. County seat: Hugo [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Cheyenne, Kit Carson, Washington, Arapahoe, Elbert, El Paso, Pueblo, Crowley and Kiowa

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

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

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).