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Founded: November 1, 1861
The county was named for the Huerfano Butte, a local landmark
The county seat is Walsenburg
Cities, Towns and Other Populated Areas
Almo * Apache City * Badito * Bradford * Chama * Codo * Cuchara * Cuchara Junction * Delcarbon
Farisita * Gardner * La Veta * La Veta Pass * Lascar * Maitland * Malachite * Monson * Muleshoe
Occidental * Pictou * Pryor * Red Wing * Rouse * Strong * Tioga * Walsenburg

Huerfano County, Colorado Data


Birth Records


Census Records


County History

County Records

Death Records


Marriages / Divorces



Newspaper Items



Wills/Probate Records


August 2016: Bios - Charles H. SporlederMar 2015: County History: Government: 1909 County Officers
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