Genealogy Research

  1. 1885 State census
  2. Ault Cemetery Assn. Records
  3. Birth & Death Registration postcard files
  4. Local Draft Board WWI Inductions
  5. Marriage Applications
  6. Marriage Licenses & Certificates
  7. Register of Marriages
  8. marriages found in Other Records 

1885 State Census, Jefferson County

Series 101  (1 Volume)

Alphabetical listing of persons enumerated in Jefferson County during the first Census of the State of Colorado in 1885. Each entry indicates name, race, gender, age, marital status, and birthplace of every person living in the household at the time. 

Indexed by Foothills Genealogical Society.

Where to find marriage records for other years:

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Certificates and Vital Records Office.

Certified Verification of Marriage for the entire state. Indices for the years 1900 to 1939, and 1975 to present. Verifications for the years 1940 to 1974 available from the County Clerk’s office in the county where the license was obtained.

Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder’s Office for marriage applications and licenses

Colorado State Archives for marriage certificates and licenses for Jefferson County, 1868 to 1976

Where to find official birth and death records:

Jefferson County Public Health Vital Records issues birth and death certificates as well as burial permits, as mandated by Colorado State law.

The Archives does not hold divorce records, please contact:

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Vital Records Office for Certified Verification of Dissolution of Marriage for the entire state; Indices for the years 1851 to 1939 and 1968 to present; Verification for the years 1851 to 1939 (which also contain date of marriage and children of marriage). Verification for the years 1940 to 1967 is available from the District Court in the county where the dissolution was decreed.

Clerk of Court Records Research Department for divorce records for Jefferson and Gilpin Counties