Pueblo County, Colorado
Genealogy, History & Facts
Pueblo County, Colorado Facts
When was Pueblo County, CO Created?
Pueblo County was established on November 1, 1861.
What counties are adjacent to Pueblo County, CO?
Bordering Counties are El Paso County, Lincoln County, Crowley County, Otero County, Las Animas County, Huerfano County, Custer County, Fremont County.
Pueblo County, CO Vital Records
Where can find Pueblo County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Pueblo 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 Pueblo 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.
Pueblo County, CO Census Records
What Pueblo County, CO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Pueblo 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.
Pueblo Co. Mortality Schedules can be acquired for 1870 and 1880. Pueblo Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules is available for 1870 and 1880. Pueblo Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.
Pueblo County, CO Societies and Family History Resources
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Pueblo County, CO?
A list of Pueblo 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)
- Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy, 2300 South Patton Court, Denver, CO 80219-5212
- Southeastern Colorado Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 1407, 100 E. Abriendo, Pueblo, CO 81004-4290
- Genealogical Society of Hispanic America, P.O. Box 3040, Pueblo, CO 81005
- Pueblo County Historical Society, 203 West “B” Street, Pueblo, CO 81003; (719) 543-6772
- Pueblo County, Colorado Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com)
- Pueblo County, Colorado Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
- USGenWeb Archives for Pueblo County (usgwarchives.net)
Pueblo County, CO Courthouse and Government Records
What genealogical records can I find in the Pueblo County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Pueblo 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 Pueblo 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.
- Pueblo County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
- Address: 320 W 10th St, Pueblo, CO 81003
- Phone: (719) 583-6507
- Pueblo County Clerk & Recorder
- Marriage Records: 1860
- Land Records: 1861
- Pueblo County Clerk of Courts
- Probate Records: 1861
- Court Records: 1861
- Pueblo City-County Health Department
- Birth / Death Records: 1887–1901 / 1887–1907; Health Department has early vital records not found at Colorado Department of Health.
Where can I connect with other Pueblo County, CO Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Pueblo County, CO?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Pueblo County.