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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 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, CO Courthouse
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
- Learn More: State of Colorado Vital Records
- Birth Records: from July 1910 to present.
- Marriage Records: None, but are available from the County Clerk of District Court.
- Death Records: from 1900 to present.
- Divorce Records: None, but are available from the County Clerk of District Court.
- Locations: Vital Records Section, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, 4300 Cherry Creek Drive South, HSVRD-VS-A1, Denver, CO 80246-1530; PH (916) (303) 692-2224 General, (303) 756-4464 Information.
- Vital Records Online: USAVital, VitalChek or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Marriage Verification, Divorce Verification, Death Certificate Applications.
Delta County, Colorado Resources
- Delta County Historical Society
- Delta County, Colorado Message Boards
- delta County, Colorado Genealogy Forum
- Delta County, Colorado Mailing lists
Delta County, Colorado External Links
- Colorado Historical Newspapers - Newspapers.com
- Delta County, Colorado Books - Amazon
- Delta County Death Records 1984-2011 Delta County Clerk and Recorder
- Delta County Marriage Records 1982-2011 Delta County Clerk and Recorder
- Delta Co., Colorado - FindaGrave
- Colorado Indexed Historical Records - Familysearch
- Delta County, Colorado Links - Cyndi's List