Big Horn County, Wyoming Genealogy

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'''Big Horn County, Wyoming''' is a county in northern [[Wyoming|Wyoming]]  
 
'''Big Horn County, Wyoming''' is a county in northern [[Wyoming|Wyoming]]  
  
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities  ==
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=== Resources ===
 
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==== Populated Places ====
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Basin|subject|disp=Basin}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deaver,_Wyoming Deaver]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Greybull|subject|disp=Greybull}}
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Lovell|subject|disp=Lovell}}
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Penrose|subject|disp=Penrose}}
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Burlington|subject|disp=Burlington}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emblem,_Wyoming Emblem]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyattville,_Wyoming Hyattville]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Manderson|subject|disp=Manderson}}
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| Quality (hist.)
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Byron|subject|disp=Byron}}
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| Flitners Corner
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Ionia|subject|disp=Ionia}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meadow_Lark_Lake,_Wyoming Meadow Lark Lake]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shell,_Wyoming Shell]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Cowley|subject|disp=Cowley}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frannie,_Wyoming Frannie]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Kane|subject|disp=Kane}}
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Otto|subject|disp=Otto}}
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==== Biography ====
 
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=== Resources  ===
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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{{Census|Wyoming}}  
 
{{Census|Wyoming}}  
  
==== Church ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
LDS Ward and Branch Records  
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'''LDS Ward and Branch Records'''
  
*Basin, Belfry, Burlington, Byron, Cody, Cowley, Greybull, Ionia, Lovell, Lovell West and Otto.
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*Basin, Belfry, Burlington, Byron, Cody, Cowley, Greybull, Ionia, Lovell, Lovell West, Otto
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Land  ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups ====
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==== Genealogy ====
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==== History ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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==== Migration ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Obituaries ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
The bulk of the probate case files from the 1890's to the 1940's have been transferred to the Wyoming State Archives in Cheyenne. Check their website for additional details.
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The bulk of the probate case files from the 1890's to the 1940's have been transferred to the Wyoming State Archives in Cheyenne. Check their website for additional details.  
  
==== Public Records ====
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==== Public Records ====
  
==== Repositories ====
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==== Repositories ====
  
===== Courthouse =====
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===== Courthouse =====
  
County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1896; <br>Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records from 1896<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Big Horn County, Wyoming</ref>   
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County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1896; <br>Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records from 1896<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Big Horn County, Wyoming</ref>
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==== Family History Centers ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Basin-Greybull Wyoming Family History Center]]
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*[[Burlington Wyoming Family History Center]]
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*[[Lovell Wyoming Family History Center]]
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===== Libraries =====
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===== Museums =====
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===== Societies =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
1,936 marriages from 20 Jan 1897 to 13 Nov 1922 are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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====== Birth =====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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====== Marriage =====
  
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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Over 1,936 marriages from 20 Jan 1897 to 13 Nov 1922 are listed in the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Death =====
*[[Basin-Greybull Wyoming Family History Center]]
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*[[Burlington Wyoming Family History Center]]
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*[[Lovell Wyoming Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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==== Websites ====
  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wybighor/ The Big Horn WY GenWeb Project], a member of [[WYGenWeb|The WYGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wybighor/ The Big Horn WY GenWeb Project], a member of [[WYGenWeb|The WYGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
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*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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=== Places  ===
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Basin|subject|disp=Basin}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deaver,_Wyoming Deaver]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Greybull|subject|disp=Greybull}}
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Lovell|subject|disp=Lovell}}
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Penrose|subject|disp=Penrose}}
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|-
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Burlington|subject|disp=Burlington}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emblem,_Wyoming Emblem]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyattville,_Wyoming Hyattville]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Manderson|subject|disp=Manderson}}
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| Quality (hist.)
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Byron|subject|disp=Byron}}
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| Flitners Corner
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Ionia|subject|disp=Ionia}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meadow_Lark_Lake,_Wyoming Meadow Lark Lake]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shell,_Wyoming Shell]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Cowley|subject|disp=Cowley}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frannie,_Wyoming Frannie]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Kane|subject|disp=Kane}}
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Big+Horn%2C+Otto|subject|disp=Otto}}
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=== References  ===
  
 
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Revision as of 21:18, 16 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Wyoming Gotoarrow.png Big Horn County

Big Horn County, Wyoming is a county in northern Wyoming

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Online Records



Big Horn County, Wyoming
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wyoming
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 12, 1890
County Seat Basin
Courthouse
Address Big Horn County Courthouse
420 W C Street
Basin, WY 82410
Phone: 307.568.2357
Big Horn County Website

Contents

Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Big Horn County, Wyoming Genealogy census records online, see: Wyoming Census.


Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Basin, Belfry, Burlington, Byron, Cody, Cowley, Greybull, Ionia, Lovell, Lovell West, Otto

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

The bulk of the probate case files from the 1890's to the 1940's have been transferred to the Wyoming State Archives in Cheyenne. Check their website for additional details.

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1896;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records from 1896[2]

Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

= Birth
= Marriage

Over 1,936 marriages from 20 Jan 1897 to 13 Nov 1922 are listed in the Western States Marriage Index.

Death

Websites

Places

Basin Deaver Greybull Lovell Penrose
Burlington Emblem Hyattville Manderson Quality (hist.)
Byron Flitners Corner Ionia Meadow Lark Lake Shell
Cowley Frannie Kane Otto

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Big Horn County, Wyoming