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Pueblo County, Colorado Facts

When was Pueblo County, CO Created?
Pueblo County was established on November 1, 1861.

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

What counties are adjacent to Pueblo County, CO?
Bordering Counties are El Paso CountyLincoln CountyCrowley CountyOtero CountyLas Animas CountyHuerfano CountyCuster CountyFremont County.

Pueblo County, CO Vital Records

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

Pueblo County, CO Census Records

What Pueblo County, CO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Pueblo County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 18701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Pueblo Co. Mortality Schedules can be acquired for 1870 and 1880. Pueblo Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules is available for 1870 and 1880. Pueblo Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Pueblo County, CO Societies and Family History Resources

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

Pueblo County, CO Courthouse and Government Records

Pueblo County Courthouse

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

Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Pueblo 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 Pueblo 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.

  • Pueblo County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: 320 W 10th St, Pueblo, CO 81003
    • Phone: (719) 583-6507
  • Pueblo County Clerk & Recorder
    • Marriage Records: 1860
    • Land Records: 1861
  • Pueblo County Clerk of Courts
    • Probate Records: 1861
    • Court Records: 1861
  • Pueblo City-County Health Department
    • Birth / Death Records: 1887–1901 / 1887–1907; Health Department has early vital records not found at Colorado Department of Health.

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

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

Pueblo Co. CO Books, Newspapers & Publications

Pueblo Co. CO Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Pueblo Co. CO Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Pueblo Co. CO Census Records

Pueblo Co. CO Cemeteries & Church Records

Pueblo Co. CO Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Pueblo Co. CO General and History Websites

Pueblo Co. CO Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Pueblo Co. CO Military Records

Pueblo Co. CO Schools & Directories