Pitkin County, Colorado Genealogy Guide2016-07-05T14:38:52+00:00

Pitkin County, Colorado Genealogy Guide

Pitkin County, Colorado (Map It) was created on February 23, 1881 and was split from Gunnison County. Pitkin County was named in honor of Frederick Walker Pitkin, the second Governor of the State of Colorado.. Learn More About State of Colorado History

Pitkin County is bordered by Eagle County (northeast), Lake County (east), Chaffee County (southeast), Gunnison County (south), Mesa County (west), Garfield County (northwest).

Pitkin County Cities and Towns include Ashcroft, Aspen, Basalt, Meredith, Redstone, Snowmass, Snowmass Village, Woody Creek.

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

Pitkin County, Colorado Courthouse Records

Pitkin County, Colorado Courthouse
Pitkin County, CO Courthouse

The Pitkin County Courthouse is located in Aspen, 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 Pitkin 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.

  • Pitkin County Clerk & Recorder has Marriage Records from 1881 and has Land Records from 1881. 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.
  • Pitkin County Clerk of Courts has Probate Records from 1881 and has Court Records from 1881.
  • Pitkin County Public Health Agency has Birth / Death Records from 1890–1907 

Pitkin County, Colorado Census Records

Pitkin County, Colorado Vital Records

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