Reference: Genealogy Research

The Colorado Room in the Montrose Library houses local history and genealogy materials. These include Montrose area newspapers from 1883 – present, Montrose high school yearbooks from 1928 – present, Montrose county census information from 1885, and some specific family genealogies. There are a number of books specifically related to Montrose County history Download the Colorado Room list here (PDF 652 k).

For more information please contact the Reference department at 970-249-9656 ext 3.

Other Agencies

Montrose Genealogy Center
700 East Main Street, Suite C-3
Montrose, CO 81401
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~comgc/Home.html
970-240-1755

Fore-Kin Trails Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 802
Montrose, CO 81402

Family History Center
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
2030 Stratford Dr.
Montrose, CO 81401
970-249-4739

Montrose County Historical Museum
21 N. Rio Grande Ave.
Montrose, CO 81401
970-249-2085
www.montrose-colo.com/virtual/museum.htm