Converse County, Wyoming

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'''Converse County, Wyoming''' is a county in Eastern [[Wyoming|Wyoming]].  
 
'''Converse County, Wyoming''' is a county in Eastern [[Wyoming|Wyoming]].  
  
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| founded year = 1888
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| building address = Converse County Courthouse<br>107 N 5th Street<br>PO Box 990<br>Douglas, WY 82633<br>Phone: 307.358.2244<br>[http://conversecounty.org/ '''Converse County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.conversecounty.org/gov_admin/clerk.htm Converse County]  
 
[http://www.conversecounty.org/gov_admin/clerk.htm Converse County]  
  
[http://conversecounty.org/ Converse County Courthouse]<br> 107 N 5th Street<br> PO Box 990<br> Douglas, WY 82633<br> Phone: 307.358.2244&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has marriage, land, military discharge and tax records<br> from 1888 and poll records from 1930; Clerk Court has divorce, probate<br>and court records from 1888<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Converse County, Wyoming</ref>  
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County Clerk has marriage, land, military discharge and tax records<br> from 1888 and poll records from 1930; Clerk Court has divorce, probate<br>and court records from 1888<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Converse County, Wyoming</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1888--''''''Converse''' County was created 9 March 1888&nbsp;from [[Laramie County, Wyoming|Laramie]] and [[Albany County, Wyoming|Albany]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Douglas <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline" class="Apple-style-span"> </span>  
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'''1888--''''''Converse''' County was created 9 March 1888&nbsp;from [[Laramie County, Wyoming|Laramie]] and [[Albany County, Wyoming|Albany]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Douglas <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline"> </span>  
  
 
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United States Gotoarrow.png Wyoming Gotoarrow.png Converse County

Converse County, Wyoming is a county in Eastern Wyoming.

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Online Records


Converse County, Wyoming
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wyoming
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 9, 1888
County Seat Douglas
Courthouse
Address Converse County Courthouse
107 N 5th Street
PO Box 990
Douglas, WY 82633
Phone: 307.358.2244
Converse County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Converse County

County Clerk has marriage, land, military discharge and tax records
from 1888 and poll records from 1930; Clerk Court has divorce, probate
and court records from 1888[1]

History

Parent County

'1888--'Converse County was created 9 March 1888 from Laramie and Albany Counties. County seat: Douglas [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Ammon Clayton Glenrock Parkerton
Bill Douglas Lost Springs Rolling Hills
Birkner Hill Esterbrook Orin Shawnee
Boxelder Fetterman Orpha







Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Converse County, Wyoming census records online, see: Wyoming Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Converse County, Wyoming for European and African American settlers included:

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Converse County, Wyoming
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map III" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap3.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. "Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).
  5. "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).
  6. "Bozeman Trail" in Legends of America at http://www.legendsofamerica.com/na-armyindianwars3.html (accessed 18 July 2011).