Genealogical Resources
for Kit Carson County, Colorado

County Seat

Cologrado Map

 Kit Carson County

USGenWeb Search Us Sate of Colorado  New
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Colorado Map of Cemeteries  New

Marriage Certificates transcribed by Larry A. Kirkpatrick. Great job Larry! New


1909-1918 1918-1921 1922-1930


1940-1950 1950 - 1955 In other Counties


In 1889 the counties of Cheyenne, Kiowa, Kit Carson, Lincoln,
Otero and Prowers were formed from
Elber and Bent counties. For data before 1889 visit those counties. 


Kit Carson County Clerk
and Recorder's Office
P.O. Box 249
Burlington, CO 80807-0249
Phone: (719 346-8638
Fax: (719 346-7242

Colorado Vital records section
Colorado Dept. Of Health
4300 Cherry Creek Drive
DENVER , CO 80246-1530
Phone: 303.756.4464
Fax: 800.423.1108


The Burlington, Bethune, Stratton and Flagler newspapers
 are on microfilm at:
The Colorado Historical Society
1300 Broadway
Denver, CO. 80203
303-866-3682 or 303-866-2305

Rosie Camp will do an obituary lookup for the Stratton newspapers only.

To order Records:
Click Here  Birth Click Here  Marriage Click Here  Divorce Click Here 
Colorado Places by County

Kit Carson Web 

Kit Carson Births 1892 1907

Fairview Cemetery, Burlington

Kit Carson Death Records 1893 1907

Kit Carson Land Registration 1913 1919

Kit Carson County Old Age Pension Records 1933 1936 

1911 Colorado Business Directory:
 Bethune, Burlington, Cole, Flagler, Morris. Seibert, Stratton, Tuttle and Vona

Kit Carson County Library System

Burlington Public Library 
321 14th St. 
Burlington, CO 80807 
Phone: (719 346-8109 
Fax: (719 346-8672 
Flagler Community Library 
P. O. Box 367 
311 Main Ave. 
Flagler, CO 80815 
(719 765-4310 
Statton Public Library 
P. O. Box 267 
331 New York Ave. 
Stratton, CO 80836 
Phone: 719 348-5922 

Kit Carson County Family Group Sheets click here

State Penitentiary Index 1871 - 1973 click here

Kit Carson Tombstone Photo Project click here

Kit Carson County Message Board click here

Kit Carson County Death Index click here

Kit Carson 1900 Census Index click here

Kit Carson County Email List click here

Colorado Digital Map Library click here

Colorado WWI Causalities click here

Vanishing Ancestors from Epidemics

Veteran Grave Locator click here

Colorado WWI Burials click here

WWI Draft Registration cards

 Census microfilms
Available at participating libraries
Verify numbers before ordering with the library's records

1900 Census, Kit Carson Co. FHL  Census Area 1240125
1910 Census, Kit Carson Co. FHL  Census Area 1374133
1920 Census, Kit Carson Co. FHL 1820165
1930 Census, Kit Carson Co. FHL 2339978

Books and microfilm

History of Kit Carson County, Colorado
by Kit Carson County History book Committee
Kit Carson County History Book Committee Colorado Added Author
Spine says v. 1.
Cover title: Kit Carson County Colorado.
Includes index.
Includes large section of family histories.
Colorado, Kit Carson - History
Call Number - Location - Status
978.891 H2h - FHL US/CAN Book - Available
Dallas Texas : Curtis Media Corp., c1988
856 p. : ill., maps, ports.
Subject Class
978.891 H2

Family History Library
Land records, 1889-1900
Kit Carson County Colorado. County Recorder Main Author
Microfilm of original records at the Colorado State Archives in Denver.
Includes index.
Colorado, Kit Carson - Land and property
1 microfilm reel; 35 mm.
Index (grantor/grantee 1889-1891
Index grantor/grantee 1882-1889 Index
grantor/grantee 1892-1900 - FHL US/CAN Film  2069540 

Marriage records, 1889-1941
Kit Carson County Colorado. County Clerk Main Author
Microfilm of original records at the Colorado State Archives in Denver.
Marriage records include licenses and certificates.
5 microfilm reels ; 35 mm.
Index (to box 1 1889-1941
Marriages, no. 1-463 (box 1 1889-1909 - FHL US/CAN Film  2069664
Marriages, no. 463-499 1909-1910
Marriages (misc. certificates 1924-1947
Marriage certificate 1908 Clayton R. Sharp to Lydia G. Andrews above records from Box no. 1
Marriages, no. 500-1097 1910-1916 - FHL US/CAN Film  2069739
Marriages, no. 1097-1399 1918-1922 - FHL US/CAN Film  2069740
Marriages, no. 1400-2140 1922-1930 - FHL US/CAN Film  2069741
Marriages, no. 2140-2282 1930-1931
Marriages, no. A1-A64 1931-1933
Marriages, no. 1-504 1933-1940 - FHL US/CAN Film  2069848
Marriages, no. 504-879 1940-1950 - FHL US/CAN Film  2069956
Marriages, no. 880-900 1950 - FHL US/CAN Film  2069957 


Note: Some cemeteries below are known by more than one name.

Cemetery Latitude Longitude Map
Beaver Valley Cemetery     Send Information!
Beloit Cemetery     Send Information!
Bethune Cemetery     Send Information!
Calvary Cemetery 391805N 1023507W Calvary Cemetery
Clairmont Cemetery 391827N 1023510W Clairmont Cemetery
Fairview Cemetery 391853N 1021600W Fairview Cemetery
Flagler Cemetery 391721N 1030207W Flagler Cemetery
Hope Congregational 39353N 102448W Hope Congre.
Immanuel Cemetery     Send Information!
New Freidonburg Cemetery 391155N 1024723W New Freidonburg
Prairie Home Cemetery     Send Information!
Settlement Cemetery     Send Information!
Shiloh Cemetery     Send Information!
Siebert Cemetery     Siebert
Smit Cemetery 393046N 1024749W Smit Cemetery
Vona Cemetery 391830N 1024433W Vona Cemetery

Cemeteries on Find A Gave:
We do not vouch for the accuracy of these spellings nor data.

Calvary Cemetery Stratton
Clairmont Cemetery Stratton
Claremont Stratton, by a different spelling
Fairmont Cemetery Stratton
Fairview Cemetery Burlington
Flagler Cemetery Flagler
Hope Congregational Church Cemetery Burlington
New Freidonburg Cemetery New Freidonburg
Seibert Cemetery Seibert
Smit Cemetery Not stated
Vona Cemetery Vona


Current Towns Latitude Longitude
West Burlington 391811N 1021834W
Vona 391812N 1024434W
Stratton 391811N 1023616W
Seibert 391756N 1025208W
Peconic 391914N 1020855W
Flagler 391734N 1030401W
Burlington 391821N 1021609W
Bethune 391814N 1022528W

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