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Kiowa County, Colorado
Genealogy, History & Facts
County Vital Records ∣ County Census Records ∣ County Courthouse and Government Records ∣
County Societies, Family History Resources and County Genealogy Links
Kiowa County, Colorado Facts
When was Kiowa County, CO Created?
Kiowa County was established on April 4, 1889 from Bent County.
What is the County Seat of Kiowa County, CO?
The County Seat is located in Eads and the county government website is http://www.kiowacountycolo.com/
What counties are adjacent to Kiowa County, CO?
Bordering Counties are Cheyenne County, Greeley County, Kansas, Bent County, Prowers County, Otero County, Crowley County, Lincoln County.
Kiowa County, CO Vital Records
Where can find Kiowa County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Kiowa 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 Kiowa 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.
Kiowa County, CO Census Records
What Kiowa County, CO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Kiowa County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940 Kiowa Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.
Kiowa County, CO Societies and Family History Resources
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Kiowa County, CO?
A list of Kiowa 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)
- Southeastern Colorado Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 1407, 100 E. Abriendo, Pueblo, CO 81004-4290
- Kiowa County, Colorado Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com)
- Kiowa County, Colorado Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
- USGenWeb Archives for Kiowa County (usgwarchives.net)
Kiowa County, CO Courthouse and Government Records
What genealogical records can I find in the Kiowa County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Kiowa 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 Kiowa 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.
- Kiowa County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
- Address: 1305 N Goff St, Eads, CO 81036
- Phone: (719) 438-5421
- Kiowa County Clerk & Recorder
- Marriage Records: 1889
- Land Records: 1889
- Kiowa County Clerk of Courts
- Probate Records: 1889
- Court Records: 1889
- Kiowa County Public Health Agency
- Birth / Death Records: ?
Where can I connect with other Kiowa County, CO Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Kiowa County, CO?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Kiowa County.
Kiowa Co. CO Books, Newspapers & Publications
- Colorado Newspapers Books & Publications Research Guide
- Colorado historical newspaper archives online (newspapers.com)
- Historical Newspapers from Colorado (1859–1978) (genealogybank.com)
- Kiowa County, Colorado Books (amazon.com)
- Search Colorado Obituaries (1985 to current) (genealogybank.com)
- Kiowa County Genealogy Books (books.google.com)
Kiowa Co. CO Birth, Marriage & Death Records
- Colorado Divorce Records, Various Sources 1851 – 2004 (archives.com) Various Public Records Sources
- Colorado Marriage Records 1975 – 2004 (archives.com) Colorado State Public Record Offices
- Colorado, Statewide Divorce Index, 1900-1939 (familysearch.org) Colorado Department of Health card index of divorces in Colorado from 1900-1939. The index is arranged in alphabetical order.
- Colorado, Statewide Marriage Index, 1900-1939 (familysearch.org) Card index created by the Division of Vital Statistics, Department of Health in Colorado. The index is arranged alphabetically by groom’s name providing county, names of husband and wife, age, race, date and place of marriage, certificate number.
Kiowa Co. CO Court, Probate Land and Tax Records
Kiowa Co. CO Census Records
Kiowa Co. CO Cemeteries & Church Records
- Kiowa Co., Colorado Graves (findagrave.com)
- Kiowa County Tombstone Transcription Project (usgwtombstones.org)
- Kiowa Co., Colorado Cemeteries (Internment.net)
- Kiowa Co., Colorado Cemetery Books (amazon.com)
- Kiowa County, Colorado Church Books (amazon.com)
Kiowa Co. CO Family Websites, Pictures & Histories
- Colorado Family Group Sheet Project (fgs-project.com)
Kiowa Co. CO General and History Websites
- See Also State History for Colorado
- Kiowa County, Colorado Wikipedia (wikipedia.org)
- Kiowa County, Colorado Wiki (familysearch.org)
- Kiowa Co. CO Genealogy (kindredtrails.com)
- Family History Library (familysearch.org)
- Kiowa County, Colorado (linkpendium.com)
- Cyndi’s List – United States – Colorado – Counties – Kiowa (cyndislist.com)
- Kiowa County Colorado (genealogytrails.com)
- Kiowa Co. COGenweb (cogenweb.com)
- Kiowa County Genealogy Queries (cousinconnect.com)
- Kiowa Co. Data Collections (search.ancestry.com)
Kiowa Co. CO Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers
- See Also Map of Colorado Links and Information
- Kiowa County D.O.T. Road and Highway Map (dtdapps.coloradodot.info)
- 1895 Kiowa County Map (livgenmi.com)
Kiowa Co. CO Military Records
- Colorado Military Records Research Guide
- Colorado Military Records (fold3.com) offers access to military records, stories, photos, and personal documents belonging to the Colorado men and women who served. Perfect for Kiowa County genealogists, researchers, historians plus much more.
Kiowa Co. CO Schools & Directories
- Colorado City Directories (search.ancestry.com) This database is a collection of city directories for various years and cities in Colorado. Generally a city directory will contain an alphabetical list of its citizens, listing the names of the heads of households, their addresses, and occupational information. Sometimes the wife’s name will be listed in parentheses or italics following the husband’s. Often, dates of deaths of individuals listed in the previous year’s directory are listed as well as the names of partners of firms, and when possible, the forwarding addresses or post offices of people who moved to another town. In addition to the alphabetical portion, a city directory may also contain a business directory, street directory, governmental directory, and listings of town officers, schools, societies, churches, post offices, and other miscellaneous matters of general and local interest.
- The Colorado state business directory: 1876, 1879, 1880, 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1887-8, 1889, 1890, 1894, 1896, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1903, 1906, 1909, 1910, 1920, 1921, 1923 (search.ancestry.com)