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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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*'''1877--'''Ouray county was created 18 January 1877 as Uncompahgre County from [[Hinsdale_County,_Colorado|Hinsdale]] and [[San_Juan_County,_Colorado|San Juan]] Counties. The name was changed to Ouray in 1883. '''County seat:''' Ouray <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1877--'''Ouray county was created 18 January 1877 as Uncompahgre County from [[Hinsdale County, Colorado|Hinsdale]] and [[San Juan County, Colorado|San Juan]] Counties. The name was changed to Ouray in 1883. '''County seat:''' Ouray <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Gunnison_County,_Colorado|Gunnison]]
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*[[Gunnison County, Colorado|Gunnison]]  
*[[Hinsdale_County,_Colorado|Hinsdale]]
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*[[Hinsdale County, Colorado|Hinsdale]]  
*[[Montrose_County,_Colorado|Montrose]]
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*[[Montrose County, Colorado|Montrose]]  
*[[San_Juan_County,_Colorado|San Juan]]
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*[[San Juan County, Colorado|San Juan]]  
*[[San_Miguel_County,_Colorado|San Miguel]]
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*[[San Miguel County, Colorado|San Miguel]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Revision as of 20:36, 27 August 2010

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United States  > Colorado >  Ouray County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1877--Ouray county was created 18 January 1877 as Uncompahgre County from Hinsdale and San Juan Counties. The name was changed to Ouray in 1883. County seat: Ouray [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 Ouray County Probate Index for the years 1878-1919 on-line

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Ouray Library District
320 6th Ave
Ouray, CO 81427
Telephone 970-325-4616
Website http://ouray.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus


Ridgway Library District
300 Charles
Ridgway, CO 81432
Telephone 970-626-5252
Website http://www.youseemore.com/RIDGWAYPL/DEFAULT.ASP

Ouray County Historical Society
P. O. Box 151
Ouray, CO 81427
Telephone 970-325-4576
Website http://www.ouraycountyhistoricalsociety.org/

Web Sites

References

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