Colorado Statewide Divorce Index, 1900-1939 is a free collection at FamilySearch with a name index and images of divorce records in Colorado.

 

You’ll need to be logged in with a free FamilySearch account to search these records. It’s easy to register for a free account at FamilySearch.

 

 

What Can I Learn from Divorce Records?

 

These divorce records may include:

  • Name of Plaintiff and Defendant
  • Date of divorce
  • Date and place of marriage
  • Number of minor children
  • Reference ID
  • Wife’s maiden name if resuming

 

 

 

How Can Divorce Records Help Me Find Other Records?

 

With information from these records you may be able to:

  • Search for the actual divorce decree
  • Use the information to find the marriage record
  • Search for other vital records such as birth, christening, census, land and death records
  • With the names of both spouses known, research prior census records for children that were born to the couple

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