Pitkin County, Colorado
Genealogy, History & Facts
Pitkin County, Colorado Facts
When was Pitkin County, CO Created?
Pitkin County was established on February 23, 1881 and was split from Gunnison County.
Pitkin County, CO Vital Records
Where can find Pitkin County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Pitkin 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 Pitkin 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.
Pitkin County, CO Census Records
What Pitkin County, CO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Pitkin County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
Pitkin County, CO Societies and Family History Resources
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Pitkin County, CO?
A list of Pitkin 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)
- Aspen Historical Society, 620 W Bleeker St, Aspen, CO 81611; Phone:(970) 925-3721
- Pitkin County, Colorado Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com)
- Pitkin County, Colorado Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
- USGenWeb Archives for Pitkin County (usgwarchives.net)
Pitkin County, CO Courthouse and Government Records
What genealogical records can I find in the Pitkin County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Pitkin 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 Pitkin 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.
- Pitkin County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
- Address: 506 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611
- Phone: (970) 920-5180
- Pitkin County Clerk & Recorder
- Marriage Records: 1881
- Land Records: 1881
- Pitkin County Clerk of Courts
- Probate Records: 1881
- Court Records: 1881
- Pitkin County Public Health Agency
- Birth / Death Records: 1890–1907
Where can I connect with other Pitkin County, CO Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Pitkin County, CO?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Pitkin County.