Teller County, Colorado Genealogy Guide

Teller County, Colorado (Map It) was created on March 23, 1899 from El Paso County and Fremont County. Teller County was named in honor of Henry Moore Teller, a U.S. Senator from Colorado and United States Secretary of the Interior. Learn More About State of Colorado History

Teller County is bordered by Douglas County (north), Jefferson County (north), El Paso County (east), Fremont County (south), Park County (west).

Teller County Cities and Towns include Altman, Cripple Creek, Crystola, Divide, Florissant, Victor, Woodland Park.

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

Teller County, Colorado Courthouse Records

Teller County, Colorado Courthouse
Teller County, CO Courthouse

The Teller County Courthouse is located in Cripple Creek, 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 Teller 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.

  • Teller County Clerk & Recorder has Marriage Records from 1899 and has Land Records from 1899. 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.
  • Teller County Clerk of Courts has Probate Records from 1899 and has Court Records from 1899.
  • Teller County Public Health Department has Birth / Death Records from 1904 / 1902–08 ; Incomplete. County death records are separate and extant from those kept by the city of Cripple Creek, which were lost by fire.

Teller County, Colorado Census Records

  • Learn More: State of Colorado Census Records
  • U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 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: None

Teller County, Colorado Vital Records

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