Mineral County, Colorado Genealogy Guide2016-07-05T14:35:13+00:00

Mineral County, Colorado Genealogy Guide

Mineral County, Colorado (Map It) was created on  March 27, 1893 from Hinsdale CountyRio Grande County and Saguache County. Mineral County was named for the plentiful mineral deposits found in the area.. Learn More About State of Colorado History

Mineral County is bordered by Saguache County (northeast), Rio Grande County (east), Archuleta County (south), Hinsdale County (west).

Mineral County Cities and Towns include Creede, Spar City, Wagon Wheel Gap.

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

Mineral County, Colorado Courthouse Records

Mineral County, Colorado Courthouse
Mineral County, CO Courthouse

The Mineral County Courthouse is located in Creede, 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 Mineral 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.

  • Mineral County Clerk & Recorder has Marriage Records from 1891 and has Land Records from 1893?. 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.
  • Mineral County Clerk of Courts has Probate Records from 1893? and has Court Records from 1893?.
  • Mineral County Public Health Agency has Birth / Death Records from 1896–1909 

Mineral 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

Mineral County, Colorado Vital Records

Mineral County, Colorado Resources

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