Kit Carson County, Colorado Genealogy Guide2016-07-05T14:31:42+00:00

Kit Carson County, Colorado Genealogy Guide

Kit Carson County, Colorado (Map It) was created on April 4, 1889 from Elbert County. Kit Carson County was named in honor of Christopher Houston "Kit" Carson, the famous frontier scout and soldier.. Learn More About State of Colorado History

Kit Carson County is bordered by Yuma County (north), Cheyenne County, Kansas (northeast), Sherman County, Kansas (east), Wallace County, Kansas, Cheyenne County (south), Lincoln County (west), Washington County (northwest).

Kit Carson County Cities and Towns include Bethune, Burlington, Flagler, Seibert, Stratton, Vona.

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

Kit Carson County, Colorado Courthouse Records

Kit Carson County, Colorado Courthouse
Kit Carson County, CO Courthouse

The Kit Carson County Courthouse is located in Burlington, 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 Kit Carson 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.

  • Kit Carson 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.
  • Kit Carson County Clerk of Courts has Probate Records from 1889 and has Court Records from 1889.
  • Kit Carson County Health and Human Services has Birth / Death Records from 1893–1907; Courthouse basement; other deaths (1876–1907) at clerk and recorder’s office.

Kit Carson 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

Kit Carson County, Colorado Vital Records

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