Eagle County, Colorado Genealogy Guide

Eagle County, Colorado (Map It) was created on February 11, 1883 from Summit County. Eagle County was named for the Eagle River which originates in the county.

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

Eagle County is bordered by Grand County (northeast), Summit County (east), Lake County (south), Pitkin County (southwest), Garfield County (west), Routt County (northwest).

Eagle County Cities and Towns include Avon, Basalt, Eagle, Eagle-Vail, Edwards, El Jebel, Gypsum, Minturn, Red Cliff, Vail, Gilman (abandoned in 1984).

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

Eagle County, Colorado Courthouse Records

Eagle County, Colorado Courthouse
Eagle 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 Eagle 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.

  • Eagle County Clerk & Recorder has Marriage Records from 1879 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.
  • Eagle County Clerk of Courts has Probate Records from 1883 and has Court Records from 1883.
  • Eagle County Public Health Agency has Birth / Death Records from 1894–1901 

Eagle 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

Eagle County, Colorado Vital Records

Eagle County, Colorado Resources

Eagle County, Colorado External Links

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