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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
Census: 1940 Arvada 1-A 1-B 2-A
Directories: Golden Business Directory 1884-5
History: Jefferson County History, Mining
history of Jefferson County, Town Histories-Arvada, Golden, Morrison,
Mt. Vernon, Ralston, Resort, Semper, South Platte, More History of
News: Accidents: Four persons were drowned at Lathrop lake, near Arvada, Colorado
J. Craig Ralston, formerly editor of the Danville Advocate, has been
nominated for the office of county clerk and recorder by the democrats
of Jefferson county, Colorado., The Best Cattle to Feed, Fifteen-Day
Meeting Billed for Lakeside, O.W. Garrison Was Early Editor of Iowa
Falls Sentinel, We notice that Franklin O. Sawin, formerly of Brown
County, and first Free State Sheriff of the County, is the Republican
candidate for Representative in Jefferson County, Colorado-the County
in which Golden City, the Capital, is situated. His opponent is Simon
cort, an old Copperhead, formerly of Washington, Pennsylvania., Al
Townsend, a prominent politician of Denver, who was for a long time
County Clerk of Jefferson County, Colorado, is among the recent
arrivals at the Palace., New Incorporations, Colorado Election, Patents
for Quartz Lode and Placer Claims Issued From Washington, COLORADO
COPPER ORE UNUSUAL IN CHARACTER, Denver, Laramie & Northwestern Has
Survey and May Build, Denver to Salt Lake, The postoffices at Arvada,
Goldfield and Yuma, Colorado have been advanced from fourth class to
News: Court: Minah Consolidated Company Suing Briscoe for the Possession of Two Claims.
News: Crime: Denver
Man Slain in Pistol Duel, Two men, Sam. Woodruff and Joe. Seminole, the
latter a half-breed Indian, who murdered R.B. Hayward, a farmer of
Jefferson county, Colorado, on the 10th of last September, were taken
from the jail at Golden, Col., early on the morning of Dec. 28th and
hung by a mob of 150 masked men., Dragnet out for Alleged Blackmailers,
McCURDY'S AWFUL CRIME,
News: Gossip: Jos.
P. Giltner, former Parisian, now a resident of Arvada, Colorado, will
spend the holidays in this section as a guest of friends and relatives.
Mr. Giltner, has been a guest for several days of his sister, Mrs. L.
Dunlap, in Louisville., Mr. George Swadley of Arvada, Colorado, who is
visiting at his old home at Hightown., Miss Caryl Schooley, of the
Y.M.C.A. has gone to her home in Arvada, Colorado., Mr. and Mrs. W.T.
Coleman and children arrived home on 2, Wednesday morning, from a visit
of several days in Colorado to relatives at Arvada, Eaton, etc.
News: Marriage-Divorce: Divorce Mill Grinds Freely
News: Miscellaneous: A
Jefferson county, Colorado, dairyman named Q.T. Feltch, reports his
cows as yielding a revenue of $94 each during the past year., Swadley
News: Sicklist: Mrs.
Willie, who was obliged to go to Colorado last winter, on account of
ill health., Mr. Giltner left Paris several years ago to reside in
Colorado for the benefit of his health., TWENTY-FIVE YEARS Mrs. F.B.
Wadsworth suffered from Severe Stomach Trouble
Obits: Warren Henry, Eva Rogers, Elmer G. Morey
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