Lincoln County, Colorado
Genealogy, History & Facts
Lincoln County, Colorado Facts
What counties are adjacent to Lincoln County, CO?
Bordering Counties are Washington County, Kit Carson County, Cheyenne County, Crowley County, Kiowa County, Elbert County, El Paso County, Arapahoe County, Pueblo County.
Lincoln County, CO Vital Records
Where can find Lincoln County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Lincoln 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 Lincoln 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.
Lincoln County, CO Census Records
What Lincoln County, CO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Lincoln County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
Lincoln County, CO Societies and Family History Resources
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Lincoln County, CO?
A list of Lincoln County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Colorado Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.
Lincoln County, CO Courthouse and Government Records
What genealogical records can I find in the Lincoln County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Lincoln 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 Lincoln 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.
- Lincoln County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
- Address: 103 3rd Ave, Hugo, CO 80821
- Phone: (719) 743-2455
- Lincoln County Clerk & Recorder
- Marriage Records: 1887
- Land Records: 1889?
- Lincoln County Clerk of Courts
- Probate Records: 1889?
- Court Records: 1889?
- Lincoln County Department of Public Health
- Birth / Death Records: 1889–1920 / 1889–1907; Courthouse basement.
Where can I connect with other Lincoln County, CO Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Lincoln County, CO?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Lincoln County.