Platte County, Wyoming

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Platte County Courthouse<br> 806 9th Street<br> Wheatland, WY 82201<br> Phone: 307.322.3555&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1890; <br>Clerk District Court has&nbsp;divorce, probate and court records
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Platte County Courthouse<br> 806 9th Street<br> Wheatland, WY 82201<br> Phone: 307.322.3555&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1890; <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. Platte County, Wyoming</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:39, 4 October 2012

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Contents

County Courthouse

Platte County Courthouse
806 9th Street
Wheatland, WY 82201
Phone: 307.322.3555 

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1890;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

'1911--'Platte County was created 9 February 1911 from Laramie County.  County seat: Wheatland [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Bordeaux Curtis Guernsey Slater Westview Circle
Brinton Diamond Hartville Sunrise Wheatland
Cassa Dwyer Natwick Uva Y-O Ranch
Chugwater Glendo Sibylee Wendover







Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

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

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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