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Abstract of Land Entries, 1863-1915

 Item — Volume: 1
Identifier: Series-140
Scope and Contents Abstract of land entries for lands held in Jefferson County, Colorado with a few entries for Park and Douglas Counties. Land entries are the transactions that transfer public lands from the United States to private ownership. Arranged by section, township and range. Lists number of acres, name of entryman, date of proof, and any remarks or notes. Notes document mineral land, state land, patents, state patents, and at least one cemetery. While it is not known when this book was created or how...
Dates: Record Keeping: 1863-1915

Assessor's Index Books, 1910-1987

 Series
Identifier: Series-182
Abstract

A tract index summarizing real property transactions and referencing the book and page numbers where the documents were recorded.

Dates: Record Keeping: Approximately 1910-1987

Board of Adjustment Lakewood Case Files, 1941-1989

 Series
Identifier: Series-139
Scope and Contents

Case files for property annexed by Lakewood. List of cases with property owner name and address of property available.

Dates: Record Keeping: 1941-1989

Property Appraisal Cards, 1949-2005

 Series
Identifier: Series-107
Scope and Contents

Tax appraisal cards for residential and non-current commercial properties in Jefferson County, Colorado. Appraisal card may include a description of property and improvements, photograph, footprint drawing with measurements and dates of additions to the building, previous owner or owners' names, and record of assessed value. Photographs include cabins, barns, and possibly sometimes houses and commerical buildings that have since been demolished, moved or have burned down.

Dates: Record Keeping: 1949-2005

Property Ownership Books, 1905-1954

 Series
Identifier: Series-106
Scope and Contents Bound volumes showing ownership of subdivided land (called "Block Books") and ownership of unsubdivided land (called "Land Books") in Jefferson County, Colorado for various years. Block Books (1909-1919) indicate assessed value of land, assessed value of improvements, and schedule number of the owner. The schedule number begins with the first letter of the owner's last name and can be looked up in the Assessment Rolls and Tax Lists for the same year to determine the name of the...
Dates: Record Keeping: 1905-1954 (Gaps)

Public Trustee Foreclosure Registers, 1895-1978

 Series
Identifier: Series-151
Scope and Contents

The Public Trustee's Register of Foreclosures lists name of property owner (grantor); date of deed; date the Demand for Sale was filed with the Trustee; newspapers the Notice of Sale was published in; date the property was sold; name of purchaser; dollar amount the property sold for; legal description of property; and Public Trustee's Certificate of Purchase.

Dates: Record Keeping: 1895-1978

Public Trustee Record of Election and Demand, 1895-2007

 Series
Identifier: Series-153
Scope and Contents In Colorado, the Notice of Election and Demand is a document indicating that a lender is the beneficiary of a deed of trust encumbering a parcel of real property; stipulating that the borrower is in default; and requesting that the public trustee commence foreclosure proceedings to satisfy the debt. The document is submitted to the Public Trustee and recorded by the Clerk and Recorder. This marks the beginning of the foreclosure process. Foreclosure notices are mailed to all...
Dates: Record Keeping: 1895-2007

Public Trustee Register of Releases, 1919-1966

 Series
Identifier: Series-152
Scope and Contents A Deed of Trust is a third-party instrument used to create voluntary liens in real estate. The parties to a Deed of Trust are the the property owner (Grantor), the lender (Beneficiary) and the Public Trustee, who holds certain powers of foreclosure and release.A recorded (by the County Clerk and Recorder) Deed of Trust is a legal record of the lien against the owner’s property. When recorded, a Deed of Trust creates a lien against the Grantor’s property. When the terms of the...
Dates: Record Keeping: 1919-1966