Delta County, Colorado Genealogy Guide

Delta County, Colorado (Map It) was created on February 11, 1883 from Gunnison County. Delta County was named for the town of Delta located at the delta of the Uncompahgre River.Learn More About State of Colorado History

Delta County is bordered by Gunnison County (east), Montrose County (south), Mesa County (northwest).

Delta County Cities and Towns include Cedaredge, Cory, Crawford, Delta, Hotchkiss, Orchard City, Paonia.

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

Delta County, Colorado Courthouse Records

Delta County, Colorado Courthouse
Delta County, CO Courthouse

The Delta County Courthouse is located in Delta, 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 Delta 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.

  • Delta County Clerk & Recorder has Marriage Records from 1883 and has Land Records from 1883. 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.
  • Delta County Clerk of Courts has Probate Records from 1883 and has Court Records from 1883.
  • Delta County Department of Health and Human Services has Birth / Death Records from 1895–1909 

Delta 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

Delta County, Colorado Vital Records

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