Niobrara County, Wyoming

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://www.natrona.net/ Niobrara County Courthouse]<br> 424 S Elm; PO Box 420<br> Lusk, WY 82225<br> Phone: 307.334.2211&nbsp;<br><br>Coun<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1348086804546_97" />ty Clerk has marriage and land records from 1888; <br>Clerk District Court has&nbsp;divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Biobrara County, Wyoming</ref>
  
 
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'''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 class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline"> </span>
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'''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 class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline"> </span>  
  
 
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Lusk Free Lance - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [http://pluto.state.wy.us:8080/awweb/main.jsp?smd=2&nid=4447/54737/62284/98297&hnt=browse8]  
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''Lusk Free Lance'' - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [http://pluto.state.wy.us:8080/awweb/main.jsp?smd=2&nid=4447/54737/62284/98297&hnt=browse8]  
  
Lusk Standard - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [http://pluto.state.wy.us:8080/awweb/main.jsp?smd=2&nid=4447/54737/62284/76669&hnt=browse8]  
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''Lusk Standard'' - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [http://pluto.state.wy.us:8080/awweb/main.jsp?smd=2&nid=4447/54737/62284/76669&hnt=browse8]  
  
Lusk Harold -- copies of older years at Wyoming State Archives: [http://pluto.state.wy.us:8080/awweb/main.jsp?smd=2&nid=4447/54737/62284/62285&hnt=browse8]  
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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Niobrara County Courthouse
424 S Elm; PO Box 420
Lusk, WY 82225
Phone: 307.334.2211 

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1888;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

'1911--'Niobrara County was organized 14 February 1911 from Converse County. County seat: Lusk [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

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





Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

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

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