Larimer County, Colorado
Genealogy, History & Facts
Larimer County, Colorado Facts
When was Larimer County, CO Created?
Larimer County was established on November 1, 1861.
Larimer County, CO Vital Records
Where can find Larimer County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Larimer County vital records can be found at the Colorado Office of Vital Records which has copies of birth, marriage, divorce and death records. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Colorado for current fees and application process.
You can search online for Larimer County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Colorado Birth Certificate, Marriage Verification, Divorce Verification, Death Certificate Applications to mail.
Larimer County, CO Census Records
What Larimer County, CO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Larimer County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
Larimer Co. Mortality Schedules can be acquired for 1870 and 1880. Larimer Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules is available for 1870 and 1880. Larimer Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.
Larimer County, CO Societies and Family History Resources
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Larimer County, CO?
A list of Larimer County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Colorado Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.
- Colorado Genealogy Community (plus.google.com)
- Colorado State Genealogy Network (facebook.com)
- Estes Park Genealogical Society, 335 East Elkhorn Ave., Estes Park, CO 80517; (970) 586-8116
- Estes Park Museum Friends & Foundation Inc, 200 4th St, Estes Park, CO 80517-6339
- Johnstown Historical Society, 701 Charlotte St., Johnstown, Colorado 80534; 970-587-0278
- Larimer County Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 270737, Fort Collins, Colorado 80527-0737
- Larimer County, Colorado Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com)
- Larimer County, Colorado Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
- USGenWeb Archives for Larimer County (usgwarchives.net)
Larimer County, CO Courthouse and Government Records
What genealogical records can I find in the Larimer County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Larimer County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Colorado courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Colorado residents.
The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Larimer County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Colorado Corthouse Records Research Guide.
- Larimer County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
- Address: 200 W Oak St, Fort Collins, CO 80524
- Phone: (970) 498-7860
- Larimer County Clerk & Recorder
- Marriage Records: 1862
- Land Records: 1862
- Larimer County Clerk of Courts
- Probate Records: 1862
- Court Records: 1862
- Larimer County Health Department
- Birth / Death Records: 1902–08
Where can I connect with other Larimer County, CO Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Larimer County, CO?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Larimer County.