Genealogy Research

Library Genealogy and History Databases


Old Town Library

Personal Assistance

Get 1-on-1 Genealogy help every Thursday from 1:00 - 5:00 pm at the Old Town Library.

Genealogy Reference Collection at Old Town Library


Collins family plot


Fort Collins Coloradoan newspaper obituaries from 1977 to the present have been duplicated and are filed alphabetically in both the Archive and the Library.

Recommended Reading

bookjacket for  Art of the family tree : creative family history projects using paper art, fabric & collage bookjacket for Crash course in family history : how to discover your family tree and stories : step-by-step illustrated guidebook and comprehensive resource directory bookjacket for  Digitizing your family history : easy methods for preserving your heirloom documents, photos, home movies and more in a digital format bookjacket for  How to write your personal or family history : (if you don't do it, who will)

Fort Collins Museum of Discovery          Poudre River Public Library District
Preserving the history of Fort Collins, Colorado & the Cache la Poudre region