Links for Collier County Research
Marriages - Collier was once part of Monroe County and then Lee County.
This is a great site for early marriage records among other things. Look under
public records for marriage information. Remember there are two pages under
each category. Be sure and look at both.
Lee County - Past to Present
Civil War Pension Records for Florida will sometimes give you a lot of
family information. Your ancestor will only be here if they, or surviving
spouse applied for a pension.
Florida Memory Project
Collier County Obituaries - Naples Geneaological Society and the Naples Daily News. Find
who you are looking for, and then go to the microfilm records for the Naples Daily News at the Collier
County Public Library on Central for a copy.
Obituary Index
Florida Deaths - A gold mine of information. Pilot records thru FamilySearch.org.
Check out all of the pilot records in addition to the Florida Death Records.
Florida Death Records
Kirkland Family - Julian Dimock photos from 1904-1905 - Collection of photos of Southwest Florida Julian Dimock Collection
Kirkland Family - Florida Enchantments (The Bee Hunter and Makers of Moonshine) Florida Enchantments - Digital Edition from FIU
Lee County Clerk of Courts (Collier was part of Lee County from 1900-1920) - Click the disclaimer
and do a search by date of all records. Use 1920 as a cutoff. Great source for deeds and marriage
records.
Lee County Public Records