Prowers County, Colorado Genealogy Guide

Prowers County, Colorado (Map It) was created on April 11, 1889 from Bent County. Prowers County was named in honor of John W. Prowers, a pioneer of the Arkansas River valley.. Learn More About State of Colorado History

Prowers County is bordered by Kiowa County (north), Greeley County, Kansas (northeast), Hamilton County, Kansas (east), Stanton County, Kansas, Baca County (south), Bent County (west).

Prowers County Cities and Towns include Granada, Hartman, Holly, Lamar, Wiley.

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

Prowers County, Colorado Courthouse Records

Prowers County, Colorado Courthouse
Prowers County, CO Courthouse

The Prowers County Courthouse is located in Lamar, 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 Prowers 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.

  • Prowers County Clerk & Recorder has Marriage Records from 1889 and has Land Records from 1889. 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.
  • Prowers County Clerk of Courts has Probate Records from 1889 and has Court Records from 1889.
  • Prowers County Health Department has Birth / Death Records from 1891–1907

Prowers 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

Prowers County, Colorado Vital Records

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