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Guide to Platte County Wyoming genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Platte County, Wyoming|
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
|Founded||February 9, 1911|
|Address|| Platte County Courthouse|
806 9th Street
Wheatland, WY 82201
Platte County Website
|Beginning dates for major county records|
|* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries|
- Parent County: created 9 February 1911 from Laramie
- County seat: Wheatland 
- Neighboring Counties: Albany | Converse | Goshen | Laramie | Niobrara
For tips on accessing Platte County, Wyoming census records online, see: Wyoming Census.
Emigration and Immigration
Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups
Land and Property
Early migration routes to and from Platte County, Wyoming for European and African American settlers included:
Naturalization and Citizenship
County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1890;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- ↑ Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map III" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap3.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).
- ↑ "Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).
- ↑ "The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at http://lds.org/gospellibrary/pioneer/pioneerstory.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 767. Platte County, Wyoming
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