Huerfano County, Colorado Records
Huerfano County, Colorado (Map It) was created on November 1, 1861 as one of the 17 original counties of the Territory of Colorado. Huerfano County was named for Huerfano Butte, a solitary volcanic plug. Huerfano is a Spanish word meaningorphan.
Huerfano County Cities and Towns include Badito, Calumet, Cuchara, Farista, Gardner, La Veta, Navajo Ranch, Walsenburg.
A Map of Huerfano County, Colorado contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries. There is a collection of old Colorado maps at MapGeeks.org
Huerfano County, Colorado Courthouse Records
Huerfano County, CO Courthouse
The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.
The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Huerfano county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.
- Huerfano County Clerk & Recorder has Marriage Records from 1875 and has Land Records from 1861?. The County Clerk & Recorder is responsible for recording deeds, marriage licenses, issuing passports, titling and registering automobiles, issuing driver's licenses, registering voters, administering elections and maintaining records for the Board of County Commissioners.
- Huerfano County Clerk of Courts has Probate Records from 1861? and has Court Records from 1861?.
- Las Animas-Huerfano Counties District Health Department has Birth / Death Records from 1902–06 ; Courthouse basement.
Huerfano County, Colorado Census Records
- Learn More: State of Colorado Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- State Population Schedules: 1885
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1870 and 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Huerfano County, Colorado Vital Records
- Learn More: State of Colorado Vital Records
- Birth Records: from July 1910 to present.
- Marriage Records: None, but are available from the County Clerk of District Court.
- Death Records: from 1900 to present.
- Divorce Records: None, but are available from the County Clerk of District Court.
- Locations: Vital Records Section, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, 4300 Cherry Creek Drive South, HSVRD-VS-A1, Denver, CO 80246-1530; PH (916) (303) 692-2224 General, (303) 756-4464 Information.
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Marriage Verification, Divorce Verification, Death Certificate Applications.
Huerfano County, Colorado Resources
Huerfano County, Colorado External Links
- Colorado Historical Newspapers - Newspapers.com
- Huerfano County, Colorado Books - Amazon
- Huerfano Co., Colorado - FindaGrave
- Colorado Indexed Historical Records - Familysearch
- Huerfano County, Colorado Links - Cyndi's List
- Historical Newspapers from Colorado (1859–1978)
- Huerfano Co. COGenweb
- Huerfano County, Colorado Ancestry Database Collections
- Huerfano County, Colorado Military Records