Routt County, Colorado
Genealogy, History & Facts
Routt County, Colorado Facts
When was Routt County, CO Created?
Routt County was established on Janurary 29, 1877 from Grand County.
Routt County, CO Vital Records
Where can find Routt County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Routt 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 Routt 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.
Routt County, CO Census Records
What Routt County, CO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Routt County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
Routt Co. Mortality Schedules can be acquired for 1880. Routt Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules is available for 1880. Routt Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.
Routt County, CO Societies and Family History Resources
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Routt County, CO?
A list of Routt 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)
- Hayden Heritage Center, 300 Pearl St, Hayden, CO 81639; Phone:(970) 276-4380
- Routt County, Colorado Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com)
- Routt County, Colorado Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
- USGenWeb Archives for Routt County (usgwarchives.net)
Routt County, CO Courthouse and Government Records
What genealogical records can I find in the Routt County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Routt 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 Routt 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.
- Routt County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
- Address: 1955 Shield Dr, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
- Phone: (970) 870-5556
- Routt County Clerk & Recorder
- Marriage Records: 1877
- Land Records: 1877
- Routt County Clerk of Courts
- Probate Records: 1877
- Court Records: 1877
- Routt County Public Health Agency
- Birth / Death Records: 1903–08
Where can I connect with other Routt County, CO Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Routt County, CO?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Routt County.