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Board of Commissioners Chair, Montrose
Phone: 970-249-7755 Address: Box 1289
Montrose, CO 81402
Address: Box 1289
Montrose, CO 81402
Civilian Draft Registrations
|Ute Indian Museum
Highway 550, 2 mi. South of Montrose
Open year round - Admission Fee
|Montrose County Historical Museum
Main & Rio Grande, Montrose
Open seasonally - Admission Fee
|Montrose Library District
434 S 1st St
Montrose, CO 81401-3974
|Montrose Regional Library
411 W 2nd Ave
Naturita, CO 81422-3974
|The Library holds Montrose newspapers
on microfilm. These films are NOT INDEXED. A
specific date is needed for research. Other resources that are
- Montrose County Marriages 1883-1900;
- 1910, 1912-1913 City Directories;
- High School yearbooks;
- 1870 Territorial,
- 1885 index;
- 1900, 1910 & 1920 Montrose County Census
- several books dealing with early Montrose.
3/2001- Note: I contacted the Montrose Daily Press about obtaining
past obituaries. This was the response:
... As a small newspaper, we don't have the
resources available to do research, copy stories, etc. for people.
do, however, have back issues of the newspaper well over 20 years
ago. If you know someone in the area who can come look that up for
you, that would be my first suggestion.
Barring that, I also suggest you contact the Montrose Historical
Society. This group may have volunteers available to do this
|Note: Most lookup-volunteers
do not live in the area, and probably in
Please give complete information and only ONE inquiry
per email. MAKE SURE YOU INDICATE WHAT COUNTY YOU ARE
ASKING FOR A LOOKUP. Many people handle more than one county.
PLEASE be specific when you email. Give me names, dates, county,
and WHAT BOOK I am to do lookup. Please limit one request per
|If you're looking for someone to
photograph a headstone,
try this site. You can also volunteer to photograph headstones in your
Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness
All Federal Censuses for Montrose
County, Colorado. (Please don't ask for other states). One
request per email.
City [Montrose] Directory
|Montrose Co., Colorado Cemetery and
Burial Records Vol VI
Cedar Cemetery Burial Records and cemetery inscriptions (Includes
Montrose county cemetery, located adjacent to Cedar cemetery.)
Valley Funeral home records (costs paid by county) 1902-1922
| Patti Bulick