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Jefferson County is the fourth most populous county of the State of Colorado.

The county seat is Golden and the most populous city is Lakewood.

Jefferson County was was formally organized in 1861 by the Colorado Territorial Legislature
and named after U.S. President Thomas Jefferson. 

Read the history of Jefferson County.

This is a farming region, about 6 miles north of Golden City. A neat little frame church was built here under the pastorate of Rev. Jesse Smith, costing about $1800. This is the first strictly rural church ever built in Colorado. The pastors of this circuit have been W.M. Smith, D.W. Scott, Jesse Smith and G.W. Swift, the present pastor.
The Rocky Mountain Directory and Colorado Gazetteer for 1871, transcribed by J.S.

Arvada (mostly) * Edgewater * Golden * Lakewood * Littleton (partially) *
Westminster (partially) * Wheat Ridge

Bailey * Bow Mar * Buffalo Creek * Conifer * Idledale * Lakeside * Morrison * Mount Vernon * Mountain View * Pine & Pine & South Platte *  Ralston * Resort * Semper * South Platte * Superior (partially)

Golden Brewery in Golden CO

Census-designated places
Applewood  * Aspen Park  * Columbine  * Conifer  * East Pleasant View  * Evergreen
 * Genesee  * Indian Hills  * Ken Caryl  * Kittredge  * West Pleasant View


 Online Data

County Records

Website Updates:
Mar 2017
Census News:
Population of Jefferson County given by Precincts and towns
News. Accidents: Frank Smith, Auto Accident Near Arvada
News: Community: Lincoln Highway Ass'n Is Formed in Arvada
News: Court: JURY VENIRE ISSUED- NAMES OF SEVENTY-FIVE MEN DRAWN FOR DISTRICT COURT SERVICE, In the County Court 1918, Denver Priest Found Guilty, Judge Has Busy Day, In the Court Before Judge Jameson, Arvada Factory Goes Under Management of Trustees
News: Crime: Arvada Bank Robber Caught in Pueblo
News: Marriage: Burnside-Doughery Married at Arvada, Graves-Ross
News: Military: Nineteen More Are Called in Draft, Draft Men to Take Special Work, Another County Boy Goes, Eight County Men to Camp Cody, G.A.R. Encampment Elect Officers
News: Misc: Seven Alien Woman Register, News Notes from Jefferson County, Tobacco Growing New Industry for Colorado, Make Wadworth Avenue a State Road, Teachers Get Life Certificates, Dynamite On Rails Workmen Drop It, Denver Shale Brick Plant Sold to E.J. Bruderlin of Salida
Obits: Gibbs West, Albert H. Barth, William M. Allen, Mr. Henry Juchem, Mrs. Mary Kappellar, Mrs. Elizabeth Garlick, Adelia Daugherty,  D.A. Black,

Feb 2017
: U.S. Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications
Census: 1910 Census - Arvada  Town - Precinct 25 (Grandview Ave, Railroad St, Adelaide Ave, Ralston Ave, Wadsworth Ave, W 1st St), (W 1st St,
Deaths: U.S. Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications
Directories: Denver Land Office Records
History: Towns of Arvada, Lakeside, Mountain View,
Marriages: 1858-1939 CL names
News: Local Community: Lakeside, Maj. W.H.H. Howe Home From Western Trip,
News: Fires, Accidents: Twenty-Eight Victims,
News: Back in the Seventies
Obits: Wm Robert Swadley,  Mary Swadley,
Passports Applications: Adolph Coors and daughters; Adolph Coors Jr and wife, son and maid

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Surrounding Counties
Boulder County - north
City and County of Broomfield - northeast
Adams County - east
City and County of Denver- east
Arapahoe County - east
Douglas County - east
Teller County - south
Park County - southwest
Clear Creek County - west
Gilpin County
- northwest

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