Sheridan County, Wyoming Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Sheridan_County,_Wyoming|Sheridan County]]''  
== History and Tidbits  ==
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=== Cities  ===
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=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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== County Courthouse ==
  
=== County Government Site  ===
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[http://www.sheridancounty.com/ Sheridan County Courthouse ]<br>224 South Main Street Ste B2;<br>Sheridan, WY 82801<br> Phone: 307.674.2500&nbsp;<br><br>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>
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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== History ==
  
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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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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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| Acme
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Sheridan%2C+Big+Horn|subject|disp=Big Horn}}
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| Dutch (hist.)
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parkman,_Wyoming Parkman]
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| Ucross
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Sheridan%2C+Arvada|subject|disp=Arvada}}
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| Burgess Junction
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| Kendrick
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranchester,_Wyoming Ranchester]
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| Ulm
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banner,_Wyoming Banner]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Sheridan%2C+Clearmont|subject|disp=Clearmont}}
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| Kleenburn
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Sheridan%2C+Sheridan|subject|disp=Sheridan}}
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| Verona
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| Beckton
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Sheridan%2C+Dayton|subject|disp=Dayton}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leiter,_Wyoming Leiter]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Story,_Wyoming Story&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wyarno,_Wyoming Wyarno]
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*&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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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Wyoming}}
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LDS Ward and Branch Records
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*Sheridan
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==== Court  ====
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wysherid/sheridan/citizenships.htm Citizenship index from 1895 through 1908]
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See [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers <br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Sheridan Wyoming Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Sheridan|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
  
== Genealogy and History Websites  ==
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Revision as of 23:29, 27 December 2012

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Online Records


Contents

County Courthouse

Sheridan County Courthouse
224 South Main Street Ste B2;
Sheridan, WY 82801
Phone: 307.674.2500 

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

History

Parent County

1888-- Sheridan County was created 9 March 1888 from Johnson County.  County seat: Sheridan [2]

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






                                                                                                                                                                   

Neighboring Counties


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).