Routt County, Colorado Genealogy

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County Courthouse

Routt County Courthouse
522 Lincoln Ave; PO Box 773598;
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
Phone: 970.879.1710 

County Clerk has marriage records from 1893 &
land records from 1885; County Health Department
has birth and death records; Clerk District Court has
Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1881--Routt County was created 29 January 1887 from Grand County. County seat: Steamboat Springs [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

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

The Colorado State Archives has put the Routt County Will Records Index for the years 1888-1905 on-line.

Taxation

Colorado State Archives has put the Routt County Inheritance Tax Records Index for the years 1918-1923 on-line

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

For marriages from 1877-1933 see Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

West Routt Library District/Hayden
201 East Jefferson Avenue
Hayden, CO 81639
Telephone 970-276-3777
Website http://yampavalley.info/centers/libraries/organizations/hayden_public_library_-_west_routt_library_district


South Routt Library District
227 Dodge Avenue
Oak Creek, CO 80467
Telephone 970-736-8371
Website http://yampavalley.info/centers/libraries/organizations/oak_creek_public_library


Bud Werner Memorial Library
1289 Lincoln Ave.
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
Telephone 970-879-0240
Website http://www.steamboatlibrary.org/

 Family History Center

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Routt County, Colorado. Page 101 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).
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