to Chaffee County
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Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by
genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use
of all researchers.
county is available for adoption!
you are interested in joining Genealogy Trails as the host of any of our
county websites, view our Volunteer
Page for all the ins and outs of becoming a host.
(Enough knowlege to make a
basic webpage and a desire to transcribe data is required.)
Chaffee County, named after Jerome Chaffee,
was created out of the southern portion of Lake County
on February 10, 1879
Salida, founded in 1880, is the county seat of Chaffee County, Colorado
Alpine * Americus * Arbourville * Babcockc * Belleview * Browns Canon *
Buena Vista * Bullion City
Centerville * Cleora * Futurity * Garfield * Granite * Greens Gulch *
Hancock * Hartsville * Hartz
Hortense * Iron City * Jennings * Johnson Village * Maysville * Nathrop
* Newett * Poncha Springs * Princeton
Riverside * Rockdale * Romley * Saint Elmo * Salida * Smeltertown *
Stonewall * Swan * Turret * Vicksburg * Winfield