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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Sheridan_County,_Wyoming|Sheridan County]]
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Sheridan_County,_Wyoming|Sheridan County]]  
  
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'''] }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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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>
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=== Historical Facts  ===
  
== 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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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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| Acme
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
| {{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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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Sheridan County, Wyoming#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
| Burgess Junction
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Sheridan County, Wyoming#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
| Kendrick
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Sheridan County, Wyoming#Death|Death]]'''</center>
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranchester,_Wyoming Ranchester]  
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Sheridan County, Wyoming#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
| Ulm
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Sheridan County, Wyoming#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Sheridan County, Wyoming#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
 
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banner,_Wyoming Banner]
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>----*</center>
| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Sheridan%2C+Clearmont|subject|disp=Clearmont}}
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1888*</center>
| Kleenburn
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>----*</center>
| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Sheridan%2C+Sheridan|subject|disp=Sheridan}}
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1887</center>
| Verona
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1888</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1888</center>
 
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| Beckton
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Sheridan County, Wyoming#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Sheridan County, Wyoming#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Sheridan County, Wyoming#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
| {{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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*'''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]]
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Boundary Changes ====
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=== Resources  ===
  
*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Big Horn County, Montana|Big Horn County, Montana]]
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==== Biography ====
*&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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== Resources ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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{{Census|Wyoming}}  
 
{{Census|Wyoming}}  
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
LDS Ward and Branch Records  
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'''LDS Ward and Branch Records'''
  
*Sheridan
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:*Sheridan
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wysherid/sheridan/citizenships.htm Citizenship index from 1895 through 1908]  
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:*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wysherid/sheridan/citizenships.htm Citizenship index 1895–1908]
  
==== Land ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Genealogy  ====
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==== History  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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:*[http://wyonewspapers.org/ Wyoming Newspaper Project]
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==== Obituaries  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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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>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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:*[[Sheridan Wyoming Family History Center]]
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===== Libraries  =====
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
See [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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===== Birth  =====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Marriage =====
  
==== Family History Centers <br>  ====
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:*[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index]
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Death  =====
*[[Sheridan Wyoming Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites ==
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==== Websites ====
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Sheridan|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Sheridan|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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=== 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]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wyarno,_Wyoming Wyarno]
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=== References  ===
  
 
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Revision as of 05:30, 28 April 2013

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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


Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
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1888*
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1887
1888
1888
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Sheridan

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

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

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Websites

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

Places

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

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. 767. Sheridan County, Wyoming