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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.
Arvada (mostly) * Edgewater * Golden * Lakewood * Littleton (partially) *
Westminster (partially) * Wheat Ridge
Bow Mar * Lakeside * Morrison * Mount Vernon * Mountain View
* Ralston * Resort * Semper * South Platte * Superior (partially)
Applewood * Aspen Park * Columbine * Conifer * East Pleasant View * Evergreen
* Genesee * Indian Hills * Ken Caryl * Kittredge * West Pleasant View
Church Histories / Records
July 2016 - Directories - 1871 Golden Directory - History, Directory & Business Directory
June 2016 - News - Fires/Accidents - 1 article
May 2016 - Bios - 28 were added
Obits - G. Church; Frank Spahne; Lt. Ilo Taylor; Court News – Supreme
Court Orders Cases Against Former Goldenite Dismissed; Crime News –
Kills Brother-in-law to Protect Self and Sister (Ralph York);
Fires/Accidents News – John W. Pierre Killed; Golden Man Near Death in
Mine Cave (David Jones); Alderman Ludwig Seriously Injured (R. E.
Ludwig); Injured in Auto crash (Attorney L. Boatright)
County History: Gold Strike Park
News: Community: Mrs.
R.L. Blakeley of Arvada, Colorado, a suburb of the city of Denver,
remits a dollar by post office money order for The Democrat-Gazette a
year in advance;
News: Gossip: Letter from W.H.H. Howe, Maj. W.H.H. Howe Home From Western Trip
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