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Delta County, Colorado
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Delta County, Colorado Facts

When was Delta County, CO Created?
Delta County was established on February 11, 1883 from Gunnison County.

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

What counties are adjacent to Delta County, CO?
Bordering Counties are Gunnison CountyMontrose CountyMesa County.

Delta County, CO Vital Records

Where can find Delta County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Delta 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 Delta 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.

Delta County, CO Census Records

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

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

Delta County, CO Societies and Family History Resources

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

Delta County, CO Courthouse and Government Records

Delta County Courthouse

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

Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Delta 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 Delta 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 Delta County, CO Researchers through message boards and forums?

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

Delta Co. CO Books, Newspapers & Publications

Delta Co. CO Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Delta Co. CO Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Delta Co. CO Census Records

Delta Co. CO Cemeteries & Church Records

Delta Co. CO Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Delta Co. CO General and History Websites

Delta Co. CO Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Delta Co. CO Military Records

Delta Co. CO Schools & Directories