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Archuleta County, Colorado Facts

When was Archuleta County, CO Created?
Archuleta County was established on April 14, 1885 from Conejos County.

What is the County Seat of Archuleta County, CO?
The County Seat is located in Pagosa Springs and the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Archuleta County, CO?
Bordering Counties are Mineral CountyRio Grande CountyConejos CountyRio Arriba County, New Mexico, San Juan County, New Mexico, La Plata CountyHinsdale County.

Archuleta County, CO Vital Records

Where can find Archuleta County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Archuleta 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 Archuleta County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Colorado Birth CertificateMarriage VerificationDivorce VerificationDeath Certificate Applications to mail.

Archuleta County, CO Census Records

What Archuleta County, CO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Archuleta County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Archuleta Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Archuleta County, CO Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Archuleta County, CO?
A list of Archuleta County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Colorado Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Archuleta County, CO Courthouse and Government Records

Archuleta County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Archuleta County Courthouse?

Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Archuleta 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 Archuleta 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.

Where can I connect with other Archuleta County, CO Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Archuleta County, CO?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Archuleta County.

Archuleta Co. CO Books, Newspapers & Publications

Archuleta Co. CO Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Archuleta Co. CO Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Archuleta Co. CO Census Records

Archuleta Co. CO Cemeteries & Church Records

Archuleta Co. CO Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Archuleta Co. CO General and History Websites

Archuleta Co. CO Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Archuleta Co. CO Military Records

Archuleta Co. CO Schools & Directories