Gilpin County, Colorado Genealogy Guide

Gilpin County, Colorado (Map It) was created on November 1, 1861 as one of the 17 original counties of the Territory of Colorado. Gilpin County was named in honor of William Gilpin, the first Governor of the Territory of Colorado.. Learn More About State of Colorado History

Gilpin County is bordered by Boulder County (north), Jefferson County (east), Clear Creek County (south), Grand County (west).

Gilpin County Cities and Towns include Black Hawk, Colorado, Central City, Nevadaville, Rollinsville, Russell Gulch.

A Map of Gilpin County, Colorado contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Gilpin County, Colorado Courthouse Records

Gilpin County, Colorado Courthouse
Gilpin County, CO Courthouse

The Gilpin County Courthouse is located in Central City, Colorado. Learn More About State of Colorado Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Gilpin county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

Gilpin County, Colorado Census Records

Gilpin County, Colorado Vital Records

Gilpin County, Colorado Resources

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