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Teller County Colorado
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County Information
Formed March 23, 1899 from El Paso County.
The county seat is Cripple Creek, and the most populous city is Woodland Park.
Teller County was named after United States Senator Henry M. Teller.
Within five years of its formation, Teller County became the scene of a dramatic labor struggle called the Colorado Labor Wars


Populated Areas
Altman (historical) * Anaconda (historical) * Beacon Hill * Cameron (historical) * Cripple Creek
Crystola * Divide * Elkton * Fairview * Gillett (historical) * Goldfield * Green Mountain Falls
Hollywood * Independence (historical) * Marigold * Midland * Midway * Mound City (historical)
Rosemont * Lakes (historical) * Stratton * Woodland Park



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Death Records

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Miscellaneous Data

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Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates
March 2014: Accident news: Anchoria-Leland mine at Cripple Creek 1911 transcribed by Mary Kifer]

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