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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Colorado|Colorado]] > Mesa''
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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Colorado|Colorado]]&nbsp;&gt; Mesa County''<br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Created in 1883 from Gunnison County.
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'''1883--'''Mesa County was created 14 February 1883 from Gunnison County. '''County seat:''' Grand Junction <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
LDS Records
 
 
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==== Court  ====
 
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/1mesa_inh_tax.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the Mesa County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1920-1934 on-line.
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[http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/inh_tax/1mesa_inh_tax.htm Colorado State Archives] has put the Mesa County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1920-1934 on-line.  
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205408&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Mesa&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog] for this county.
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205408&subject_disp=Colorado%2C+Mesa&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
 
 
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Mesa_County,_Colorado]]
 
[[Category:Mesa_County,_Colorado]]

Revision as of 17:58, 13 October 2008

United States  > Colorado > Mesa County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1883--Mesa County was created 14 February 1883 from Gunnison County. County seat: Grand Junction [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Colorado State Archives has put the Mesa County Probate Index for the years 1883-1900, on-line.

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has put the Mesa County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1920-1934 on-line.

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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