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Crowley County
Founded  May 29, 1911
Named for  John H. Crowley
Seat  Ordway
Largest town  Ordway
Created out of the northern portions of Otero County, which were both previously parts of Bent County.
It was named for the Senator to the State Legislature from Otero County, John Crowley

Cheyenne Native Americans were the main previous inhabitants of the area.

Cities, Towns and Other Populated Areas
Crowley * Olney Springs * Ordway * Sugar City

Crowley County, Colorado Data


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County History

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March 2018 - News - Crimes - 3 were added
August 2017 - Community News article was added
July 2017 - Fires/Accidents article was added
Aug. 2016: Obits - 6 were added
Aug 2014: School: History: Willard Wheeler Freeman - transcribed by Kim Mohler
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