Niobrara County, Wyoming

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== History  ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County  ====
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*'''Parent County:''' organized 14 February 1911 from [[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse ]]
 
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'''County seat:''' Lusk <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>  
'''1911--''''''Niobrara''' County was organized 14 February 1911&nbsp;from [[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse ]]County.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Lusk <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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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse]] | [[Custer County, South Dakota|Custer County, South Dakota]] | [[Fall River County, South Dakota|Fall River County, South Dakota]] | [[Goshen County, Wyoming|Goshen]]
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[[Platte County, Wyoming|Platte]] | [[Sioux County, Nebraska|Sioux County, Nebraska]] | [[Weston County, Wyoming|Weston]]
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
 
*[[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse]]
 
*[[Custer County, South Dakota|Custer County, South Dakota]]
 
*[[Fall River County, South Dakota|Fall River County, South Dakota]]
 
*[[Goshen County, Wyoming|Goshen]]
 
*[[Platte County, Wyoming|Platte]]
 
*[[Sioux County, Nebraska|Sioux County, Nebraska]]
 
*[[Weston County, Wyoming|Weston&nbsp;]]
 
  
 
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Guide to Niobrara County Wyoming genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Niobrara County, Wyoming
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wyoming
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 14, 1911
County Seat Lusk
Courthouse
Address Niobrara County Courthouse
424 S Elm
PO Box 420
Lusk, WY 82225
Phone: 307.334.2211
Niobrara County Website


Contents

Historical Facts

  • Parent County: organized 14 February 1911 from Converse

County seat: Lusk [1]

Platte | Sioux County, Nebraska | Weston

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Hat Creek (hist.) Lance Creek Redbird West Lance Creek
Keeline Lusk Van Tassell Whitman
Kirtley Manville

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1888;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records[2]

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Lusk Free Lance - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [1]

Lusk Standard - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [2]

Lusk Harold -- copies of older years at Wyoming State Archives: [3]

Probate

Repositories

Courthouse

Taxation

Vital Records

105 marriages from Feb 1913 to Jun 1916 and from Oct 1927 to Nov 1928 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index (website). When searching marriages at the courthouse please note that the earliest marriages (1913-1927) are in volume 20, pp. 185-640, with subsequent years being in volume 19 (1927-).

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