Jefferson County, Colorado
Genealogy and History




Bios: Marvin Adams
County History: Origin of Names
News: Community: Jefferson County Items - Gleaned Here and There; Munchasen Must Take a Back Seat; Back in the Seventies (1877)
News: Local News from Lakeside, Colorado
News: Military: Want Guards Mustered Out at Golden
News: Mining: Gold Hill; School of Mines Men Arrange Lectures; School of Mines needs buildings; Copp's Mining Code - new edition; Mine Companies Consolidate
Obit: Mrs. Enoch West; Peter Rosen; William Coors; Charles Gorham
State Executions
Towns: Lakeside

Bios: Benjamin Ursery Jamison, E. Porter  Smith, John Jacob Weaver, Storrs H. Hall, Hon. John G. Lilley, Alice James Lilley, George Elliot Coak, David Brothers, Rolandus G. Walker, M.D., Elijah L. West, Lewis Ewan, John P. Graves, Jasper D. Babcock, Arthur W. Fitzgerald, George W. Harriman, John R. Wolff, J.W. Robb,
Main Page: Firsts in Jefferson County
Obits: Margaret Henry

Jul 2017
: (census complete) 1910 Census - Arvada Town Precinct 25 and supplemental pages; and Semper Precinct 19
History: List of Premiums at Denver, Colorado, Jan 18th to 21st, 1886- Poultry, The Denver & Interurban Railroad Improvement Work, List of Breeders and Owners - Cattle
Military: Historical Register - Sons of the American Revolution Colorado Society
News: Community_Local: Lakeside - Notice of List of Nominations, White City Sold for  $42,750,

May 2017
: Zulauf-Dokes,
News: Community: Of Interest to Farmers, Registered at Windsor Hotel, A.C. Pullman has removed his family to Arvada, Colorado, Drunken Italian Shoots Up a Car, For State Railroad Commissioner, W.E. Staley has resigned as cashier, In the matter of Frank D. Hutchings, Bankrupt, In the matter of John W. Paul, Bankrupt, Notice of Final Settlement and Determination of Heirship in the estate of Elizabeth Graves
News: Community Local: From Arvada,  Canning Factory, 43 pound Sugar Beet, Lost Horse, Horace Reno, of Arvada,
Colorado, graduate class of 1902, The First National Bank of Arvada opens, D.H. Staley and family are now in their new home at Arvada, Colorado,
Obits: Joseph McKay, Ralph Harmon,

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

Sept 2016:
Census: 1910 Census - Arvada  Town - Precinct 21, Precinct 25
Churches: History
Directories: Societies
Index: Facts: Methodist Church in Ralston
News: Births: girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Frank Hardy, boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Shay, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Abbott, 15 lb baby McDermott
News: Community: Do You Remember? from 1876, 1886, 1896, 1906; Notice of Adjustment Day of Estates,
News: Local Community: Arvada, Coal Creek, Conifer, Evergreen, Fairmount, Lakewood, Little Deer Creek, Morrison, Ralston, Shaffers Crossing,
News; Court: Davidson Gets 2 to 3 Years, Supreme Court Orders Against Former Goldenite Dismissed, William Merrick, Dan J. Keogh, Jessie Boyles, E.A. Hedgcock, Rosetta Smith
News: Marriage: Hannon-Young, Davis-Jeuck, Allen-Merriman,
News: Misc: W.B.A. of the Macabees,
News: Parties: Surprise Party for Mrs. Frances Jeuck, Entertained M.M. Class, "500" Party, WR.C. honors G.A.R. Birthday,
News: Sick list: Clifford Smith,
Obits: Allstrom (all the children died oct 30, 1876),  Otto Rand,  Elliott baby, Phillip Louten, William Carter, Mabel Miller, Parmer Story Bradley, Mrs. Robert Drew, Fred J. Olmstead,
Schools: Golden Public Schools Honor Roll 1876, History

July 2016
Directories - 1871 Golden Directory - History, Directory & Business Directory
June 2016 - News - Fires/Accidents - 1 article
May 2016 - Bios - 28 were added
Apr 2016: 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)

Feb 2015:
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

Dec 2014:
1940 Arvada 1-A 1-B 2-A
Golden Business Directory 1884-5
Jefferson County History, Mining history of Jefferson County, Town Histories-Arvada, Golden, Morrison, Mt. Vernon, Ralston, Resort, Semper, South Platte, More History of Jefferson county
Misc: Resources
News: Accidents:
Four persons were drowned at Lathrop lake, near Arvada, Colorado

News: Community:
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 presidential grade

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 Corn,
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
Warren Henry, Eva Rogers, Elmer G. Morey

Nov 2014:
County History
: Historical Marker: Arvada Silo, Indian and Eagle, Semper Farm, History of the Cherokee Trail
News: Misc: Gift to School of Mines

Oct 2014:
County History
: Government:1909 County Officers

Aug 2014:
County History
: Register of Historic Places

July 2014:
County History
: Noble Meadow Preservation

June 2014:
: 1868-1881 Marriages in Jefferson County -Transcribed by Richard Ramos
Obits: Dr. A.d. McArthur -Submitted by Brenda Wiesner
Wills/Probate Records: Court Case, Marriage -Name:Cline

May 2014:
Mrs. Catherine C. Coulehan, Miss Berness Bunger; Representative Women of Colorado: Mrs. Sarah Henderson Church, Mrs. Catherine C. Coulehan - Transcribed by Vicki Bryan
Military: Marine Casualty List - Transcribed by Rose Stout
News: Fires: New Fire Engine
News: Misc: Elk Killed, Wolves Killing Sheep
News: Weather: Coldest Weather Ever Recorded
Schools: Golden Public Schools Cost

March 2014:
Dr. William R. Whithead, Joseph Warner Maze-contributed by Jacque McDonnell, 
Bios: Henry George Church, Sarah Church, Frank Church, Katherine (Jones) Church, Lafayette Miller, Delores Mae 
Cemeteries: Arvada Cemetery A-L, M-Z, Lullaby Land, Foreign Lang. Markers; Ralston Cemetery 
County History: Church Stage Stop 
Family Histories: George Henry Church, Sarah Church, Denver Colorado July 17, 1861, Settling above Mt Vernon, Trip Across the Plains, We Go West Again, Dry Creek Ranch, Snow storm of 1913, Colorado Early Happenings by Frank Church  
News: Train Wreck: Ten People are Injured in Colorado Train Wreck

Aug 2013:  


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