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Rio Blanco County, Colorado
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Rio Blanco County, Colorado Facts

When was Rio Blanco County, CO Created?
Rio Blanco County was established on March 25, 1889 from Garfield County.

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

What counties are adjacent to Rio Blanco County, CO?
Bordering Counties are Moffat CountyRoutt CountyGarfield CountyUintah County, Utah.

Rio Blanco County, CO Vital Records

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

Rio Blanco County, CO Census Records

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

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

Rio Blanco County, CO Societies and Family History Resources

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

Rio Blanco County, CO Courthouse and Government Records

Rio Blanco County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Rio Blanco County Courthouse?

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

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

Rio Blanco Co. CO Books, Newspapers & Publications

Rio Blanco Co. CO Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Rio Blanco Co. CO Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Rio Blanco Co. CO Census Records

Rio Blanco Co. CO Cemeteries & Church Records

Rio Blanco Co. CO Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Rio Blanco Co. CO General and History Websites

Rio Blanco Co. CO Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Rio Blanco Co. CO Military Records

Rio Blanco Co. CO Schools & Directories