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''[[United States|United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Colorado|Colorado]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Washington_County,_Colorado|Washington County]]''
== History and Tidbits ==
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=== Cities ===
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=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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=== County Government Site ===
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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[http://www.co.washington.co.us/ Washington County Courthouse]<br>150 Ash Ave; PO Box L<br>Akron, CO 80720; <br>Phone: 970.453.2561&nbsp;<br>
  
== Resources ==
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Co Clk has marriage, land and military records from 1887;<br>Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Washington County, Colorado. Page 101 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
=== Cemeteries ===
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== History  ==
  
== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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*'''1887--'''Washington County was created 9 February 1887 from [[Arapahoe County, Colorado|Arapahoe]] and [[Weld County, Colorado|Weld]] Counties.
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'''County seat:''' Akron <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Adams County, Colorado|Adams]]
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*[[Arapahoe County, Colorado|Arapahoe]]
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*[[Elbert County, Colorado|Elbert]]
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*[[Kit Carson County, Colorado|Kit Carson]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Colorado|Lincoln]]
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*[[Logan County, Colorado|Logan]]
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*[[Morgan County, Colorado|Morgan]]
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*[[Yuma County, Colorado|Yuma]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Colorado}}
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Military  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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'''[[Colorado Vital Records Search|Colorado Vital Records Search]]'''
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Akron Public LibraryAkron Public Library<br>302 Main Ave<br>Akron, CO 80720<br>Telephone: 970-345-6818<br>Website http://akron.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*{{FHL|Colorado%2C+Washington|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/CO/Washington/ Washington County, Colorado Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
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Revision as of 20:31, 29 November 2012

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Online Records




County Courthouse

Washington County Courthouse
150 Ash Ave; PO Box L
Akron, CO 80720;
Phone: 970.453.2561 

Co Clk has marriage, land and military records from 1887;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1887--Washington County was created 9 February 1887 from Arapahoe and Weld Counties.

County seat: Akron [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Colorado Vital Records Search

Societies and Libraries

Akron Public LibraryAkron Public Library
302 Main Ave
Akron, CO 80720
Telephone: 970-345-6818
Website http://akron.ipac.dynixasp.com/#focus

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Washington 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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