Archuleta County, Colorado Genealogy Guide

Archuleta County, Colorado (Map It) was created on April 14, 1885 from Conejos County. Archuleta County was named in honor of Colorado State Senator Antonio D. Archuleta. Learn More About State of Colorado History

Archuleta County is bordered by Mineral County (north), Rio Grande County (northeast), Conejos County (east), Rio Arriba County, New Mexico (south), San Juan County, New Mexico (southwest), Laplata County (west), Hinsdale County (northwest).

Archuleta County Cities and Towns include Arboles (unincorporated town), Pagosa Springs, Chimney Rock (unincorporated community), Chromo (unincorporated town), Juanita (ghost town).

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

Archuleta County, Colorado Courthouse Records

Archuleta County, Colorado Courthouse
Archuleta County, CO Courthouse

The Archuleta County Courthouse is located in Pagosa Springs, 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 Archuleta 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.

  • Archuleta County Clerk & Recorder has Marriage Records from 1886 and has Land Records from 1886. The County Clerk & Recorder is responsible for recording deeds, marriage licenses, issuing passports, titling and registering automobiles, issuing driver's licenses, registering voters, administering elections and maintaining records for the Board of County Commissioners.
  • Archuleta County Clerk of Courts has Probate Records from 1886 and has Court Records from 1886.
  • San Juan Basin Health Department has Birth / Death Records from 1892–1907 / 1900–07

Archuleta County, Colorado Census Records

  • Learn More: State of Colorado Census Records
  • U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
  • State Population Schedules: None
  • U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: None
  • Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: None
  • Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: None
  • Union Veterans Schedules: 1890

Archuleta County, Colorado Vital Records

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