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Morgan County, Colorado
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Morgan County, Colorado Facts

When was Morgan County, CO Created?
Morgan County was established on February 19, 1889 from Weld County.

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

What counties are adjacent to Morgan County, CO?
Bordering Counties are Logan CountyWashington County, southeast, Adams CountyWeld County.

Morgan County, CO Vital Records

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

Morgan County, CO Census Records

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

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

Morgan County, CO Societies and Family History Resources

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

Morgan County, CO Courthouse and Government Records

Morgan County Courthouse

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

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

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

Morgan Co. CO Books, Newspapers & Publications

Morgan Co. CO Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Morgan Co. CO Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Morgan Co. CO Census Records

Morgan Co. CO Cemeteries & Church Records

Morgan Co. CO Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Morgan Co. CO General and History Websites

Morgan Co. CO Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Morgan Co. CO Military Records

Morgan Co. CO Schools & Directories