This page is under construction and I will be adding to it as time permits. Each of the names listed below has probate records on file with Hinsdale County. Those records which do not include a will have other papers as part of the file - letters of administration, administrator's bond, claim files for monies owed, personal inventories, affidavit of death. Copies of the original documents are available from the Hinsdale County Historical Society for a small fee.


Probate Records



Name Date of Death Place of Death Will
ADAMS, Benjamin F.H. 16 Nov 1912 Wichita, KS Yes
ADDINGTON, John March 3 Apr 1901 Lake City Yes
ALLEN, Wallace A. 8 Feb 1900 Denver, CO No
ANDERSON, John 29 Oct 1895 Denver, CO Yes
AVERY, Henry Augustus 21 Jun 1923 Lake City Yes
AVEY, Arthur 7 Sep 1905 Lake City No
BAIRD, Peter T. 22 Feb 1908 Lake City No
BAKER, Orville C. 12 Feb 1920 Lake City No
BANKSTON, Young 7 Nov 1888 Lake City No
BARDWELL, George D. 19 Mar 1908 Lake City Yes
BARTHOLF, John D. 19 Apr 1877 Lake City No
BEAM, Margaret Jane 6 Feb 1934 Gunnison, CO Yes
BEAM, Thomas Lemon 23 Feb 1923 Lake City No
BENSON, John Albert 8 Jan 1922 Youmann's Station Yes
BENSON, Sina 20 Sep 1912 Salida, CO No
BENT, Charles Hammond 28 Dec 1896 Denver, CO No
BERRY, George E. 4 Aug 1887 the Wyoming Mine No
BERRYMAN, William J. 12 Sep 1930 Lake City No
BETTS, George 27 Apr 1882 Lake City No
BJORK, Charles, P. 12 Mar 1905 Lake City No
BLAIR, William C. 12 May 1948 Denver, CO No
BOWERS, Ernest M. 19 Nov 1945 Gunnison, CO No
BOWERS, Otterbein R. 31 Oct 1945 Powderhorn, CO No
BOYD, George 8 Oct 1919 Lake City No
BRANDT, Frank 18 Nov 1940 Creede, CO No
BROWN, John H. 14 Jul 1912 Lake City No
BROWN, William F. 25 May 1926 Center, CO No
BROWN, William M. 10 Jul 1876 Lake City No
BROWNING, James F. 27 Apr 1882 Lake City No
BRYANT, Daniel R. 13 Jun 1938 Lake City No
BURNS, Ellen L. 2 May 1941 Dubuque, IA No
BURNS, William J. 20 Apr 1931 Dubuque, IA Yes
BURTON, William 5 May 1906 Henson, CO No
CAMPBELL, Edward N. 26 Apr 1882 Lake City No
CAMPBELL, John S. 11 Sep 1899 Lake City No
CAREY, Emma Jane 31 Oct 1898 Lake City No
CAREY, Ingraham R. 24 Jun 1899 Lake City No
CARMAN, Lee C. 31 Dec 1932 Salida, CO No
CHANDLER, George 13 May 1891 Lake City No
CHAPMAN, James A. 3 Dec 1900 Lake City No
CHILD, Marcus L. 26 May 1920 Providence, RI Yes
CLAWSON, Timothy E. 4 Jul 1904 Clawson Ranch No
CONNOR, Mary 2 Oct 1911 Manhattan, NV No
CONNOR, William Sr. 16 May 1883 Lake City Yes
COURAND, Francois A. 28 Aug 1897 Capitol City No
CROSS, Claud 29 Dec 1912 San Jose, CA No
CURTIS, Charlie C. 18 Feb 1878 Boulder Gulch No
DAVI(E)S, John 10 Sep 1881 Lake City No
DAWSON, Phillip G. 24 Aug 1906 Mobile, AL No
DECK, James W. 23 Jan 1914 Lake City No
DERSH, Henry 3 Mar 1888 Lake City No
DEVINE, Thomas 23 Aug 1895 Lake City No
DITTRICH, William 21 Dec 1881 Lake City No
DOWNING, Thomas Dye 29 Aug 1930 Lake City No
DRYDEN, George W. 6 May 1926 Boston, MA No
DWYER, Catherine E. 16 Mar 1919 Lake City Yes
ECHLIN, Robert 26 May 1891 Lake City No
EICHWALD, Aron 22 Sep 1927 Cuba, NM Yes
ELBERT, Mathias J. 19 Jun 1919 Lake City No
ELWOOD, George 12 Jan 1877 Lake City No
ESTEP, Sarah Ellen 9 Oct 1917 Montrose, CO No
EVANS, Edward T. 29 Mar 1906 Lake City No
EVANS, John 4 Oct 1903 Capitol City No
EWART, Roland W. 18 Feb 1920 Lake City No
FAIRES, Vinal G. 8 May 1917 Bolckow, MO No
FERGUSON, John C. 29 Sep 1880 Sweet Home Mine No
FITZPATRICK, Patrick 15 Aug 1876 Canon City, CO No
FREEMAN, Charles 8 Apr 1913 Telluride, CO No
FULLINGTON, Reuben P. 1 Apr 1939 Lake City Yes
GAINES, Daniel J. 1 Feb 1907 Chicago Tunnel Site No
GALLAGHER, George W. 5 Sep 1881 Lake City No
GARDNER, Josephine 24 Nov 1918 Grand Junction, Colorado Yes
GIBSON, George E. 1 Feb 1936 Cimarron, Colorado No
GOODRICH, Albert E. Summer 1885 Cook County, Illinois No
GRAHAM, Ellen P. 7 Oct 1918 Elk City, Oklahoma Yes
GREENFIELD, Ellen H. 25 Feb 1908 Denver, Colorado Yes
GREGORY, Jackson 29 Dec 1878 Dolly Varden Mountain No
GRIFFITHS, William R. 27 Nov 1948 Lake City No
GUIONNEAU, Benjamin 8 Jun 1926 Paradox, Colorado Yes
GURLEY, William F. E. 27 Jun 1943 Chicago, Illinois Yes
HALEY, James 30 May 1904 Lake City No
HANSON(HENSON), Joseph G. 13 Dec 1888 Lake City No
HARKNESS, Charles H. 23 Nov 1941 Brea, California No
HARKNESS, Sarah E. 2 Jun 1930 Ouray, Colorado No
HARTMAN, Maggie 11 Aug 1880 Lake City No
HAUGARD, Hans C. 24 Sep 1919 Lake City No
HAUGARD, Mary A. 13 Nov 1919 Lake City No
HEALY, John C. 18 May 1928 San Bernardino, California No
HENDERSON, John 8 Feb 1917 Lake City No
HIX, Catherine E. L. 8 Nov 1911 Lake City Yes
HOFFMAN, David S. 24 Jan 1908 San Diego, California Yes
HOLABIRD, E. R. 15 Dec 1904 Florence, Colorado No
HOUGH, John S. 28 Nov 1919 Lake City Yes
HUNT, Ben F. 7 Jul 1929 Lake City No
HUNT, Joseph A. 18 Mar 1952 Lake City No
INGOLS, Augustus W. 28 Sep 1910 Lake City No
JAMISON, David 9 Sep 1910 Salida, Colorado No
JENSEN, Broder L. 15 Jul 1944 Denver, Colorado No
JENSEN, Johann P. 22 Jun 1916 Lake City No
JENSEN, Nicoli E. 10 Dec 1911 Lake City No
JOHNSON, Lillie A. 3 Dec 1922 Farmington, New Mexico Yes
JOHNSTON, Thomas W. 3 Jun 1889 Telluride, Colorado No
JONES, Walter W. 13 Mar 1905 Lake City No
KARL, Melissa 16 Jul 1906 Lake City No
KENNEDY, Peter P. 2 Feb 1904 Lake City No
KEOGH, Thomas 5 Aug 1880 Lake City No
KERN, Ella D. 17 Apr 1919 Lake City No
KING, Augustus 31 Oct 1884 Lake City No
KINSEY, John L. 29 May 1894 Lake City No
KIRKPATRICK, William T. 18 Nov 1930 Adams County, Illinois Yes
LINDBLOOM, Andrew 9 Aug 1910 Lake City No
LISKA, John R. 22 Mar 1943 Alamosa, Colorado Yes
LIVERMORE, J. W. 27 Feb 1920 Leadville, Colorado No
LUCKETT, William G. 25 Feb 1915 Lake City No
LYON, Thomas 12 Mar 1916 Montrose, Colorado No
LYTLE, Newton N. "Joe" 29 Dec 1878 Dolly Varden Mountain No
MACKIN, John 13 Mar 1881 Capitol City No
MADISON, SARAH 1 Jan 1926 Lake City No
MALLON, BARNARD 3 Aug 1889 Ocean Wave Mine No
MALLON, HANNAH 16 Apr 1910 Lake City No
MARCHESE, GUISEPPE 7 Feb 1894 Lake City No
MARINO, JOHN 10 Jul 1901 Lake City No
MARKT, A. E. 4 Dec 1905 Silverton, Colorado No
MAURER, HENRY P. 29 Jan 1906 Lake City No
MAYER, HERMAN 7 Feb 1929 Lake City Yes
MCBRIDE, BETSY 11 Jun 1880 Lake City No
MCCAFFERTY, DANIEL 24 Nov 1905 Lake City No
MCCAFFERTY, MAGGIE 29 Nov 1906 Byron Hot Springs, CA No
MCCAULEY, PATRICK J. 13 Mar 1890 Lake City No
MCCONATHY, ROBERT 10 Jun 1927 Lake City No
MCCREARY, OSCAR 1 Sep 1925 Lake City No
MCENANY, PATRICK H. 14 Jan 1887 Vermont Mine No
MCFARLAND, SYLVESTER 8 Feb 1894 Lake City No
MCKAY, CHARLES M. 7 Mar 1905 Lake City Yes
MCLEOD, DANIEL 4 Oct 1900 Lake City No
MCLEOD, MARY LOUISE 18 May 1935 Lake City No
MCMAHON, PETER 24 Dec 1893 Lake City No
MCPOLIN, CATHERINE 12 Feb 1941 Lake City Yes
MELVINE, FRANK E. 3 Apr 1883 Lake City No
MYERS, LENA 29 Jan 1946 Lake City Yes
MOORE, NEWTON G. 11 Jun 1889 Hinsdale County No
MOORE, ELLA 11 Jun 1889 Hinsdale County No
MORRIS, GEORGE W. 8 Dec 1912 Crookville No
MOSS, JOSIAH 30 Jun 1881 Durango, Colorado No
Lake City No

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