Sheridan County, Wyoming Genealogy

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Guide to '''Sheridan County Wyoming genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
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Guide to '''Sheridan County Wyoming genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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| building address = Sheridan County Courthouse<br>224 South Main Street Ste B2<br>Sheridan, WY 82801<br>Phone: 307.674.2500<br>[http://www.sheridancounty.com/ '''Sheridan County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Sheridan County Courthouse<br>224 South Main Street Ste B2<br>Sheridan, WY 82801<br>Phone: 307.674.2500<br>[http://www.sheridancounty.com/ '''Sheridan County Website'''] }}  
 
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County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1888; <br>Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 767. Sheridan County, Wyoming</ref>  
 
County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1888; <br>Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 767. Sheridan County, Wyoming</ref>  
  
== History  ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
 
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1888--''' Sheridan County was created 9 March 1888&nbsp;from [[Johnson County, Wyoming|Johnson]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Sheridan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''Parent County:''' created 9 March 1888 from [[Johnson County, Wyoming|Johnson]]  
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*'''County seat:''' Sheridan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Big Horn County, Montana|Big Horn County, Montana]] | [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn]] | [[Campbell County, Wyoming|Campbell]] | [[Johnson County, Wyoming|Johnson]] | [[Powder River County, Montana|Powder River County, Montana]]
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
  
*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Big Horn County, Montana|Big Horn County, Montana]]
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn]]&nbsp;
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Campbell County, Wyoming|Campbell]]
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; [[Johnson County, Wyoming|&nbsp;Johnson]]
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; [[Powder River County, Montana|&nbsp;Powder River County, Montana]]
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Guide to Sheridan County Wyoming genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Sheridan County, Wyoming
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wyoming
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 9, 1888
County Seat Sheridan
Courthouse
Address Sheridan County Courthouse
224 South Main Street Ste B2
Sheridan, WY 82801
Phone: 307.674.2500
Sheridan County Website

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

Contents

Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Acme Big Horn Dutch (hist.) Parkman Ucross
Arvada Burgess Junction Kendrick Ranchester Ulm
Banner Clearmont Kleenburn Sheridan Verona
Beckton Dayton Leiter Story           Wyarno


Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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


Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Sheridan

Court

Citizenship index from 1895 through 1908

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

See Western States Marriage Index.

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