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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.

Golden Brewery in Golden CO


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

Towns
Bow Mar * Lakeside * Morrison * Mountain View * Superior (partially)

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

 

 Online Data

Births

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Miscellaneous Data

Website Updates:
Oct 2014:
County History
: Government:1909 County Officers



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We're looking to add the transcribed data from the vital records, biographies from the county histories as well as the county history information itself, transcriptions of obituaries, burial data from cemetery trompings and/or readings, the data from military pensions and other service records; enumerations from census years, any newspaper gleanings for the family members including birth announcements, marriage announcements, death notices/obits and anything in between - in short, the data you used to build your family tree (rather than the tree itself since we don't have the space or manpower to accept gedcoms and trees)

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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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