Washakie County, Wyoming Genealogy

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| building address = Washakie County Courthouse<br>1023 Big Horn Avenue<br>P.O. Box 862<br>Worland, WY 82401<br>Phone: (307) 347-4821<br>[http://www.washakiecounty.net/ '''Washakie County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Washakie County Courthouse<br>1023 Big Horn Avenue<br>P.O. Box 862<br>Worland, WY 82401<br>Phone: (307) 347-4821<br>[http://www.washakiecounty.net/ '''Washakie County Website'''] }}  
  
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=== Historical Facts ===
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
 
*'''Parent County:''' created 9 February 1911 from [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn ]]  
 
*'''Parent County:''' created 9 February 1911 from [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn ]]  
*'''County Seat:''' Worland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''County Seat:''' Worland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn]] | [[Fremont County, Wyoming|Fremont]] | [[Hot Springs County, Wyoming|Hot Springs]] | [[Johnson County, Wyoming|Johnson]] | [[Natrona County, Wyoming|Natrona]] | [[Park County, Wyoming|Park]]
 
*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn]] | [[Fremont County, Wyoming|Fremont]] | [[Hot Springs County, Wyoming|Hot Springs]] | [[Johnson County, Wyoming|Johnson]] | [[Natrona County, Wyoming|Natrona]] | [[Park County, Wyoming|Park]]
  
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=== Resources  ===
 
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==== Biography ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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[http://www.cityofworland.org/cemetery.htm Riverview Memorial Gardens]<br>Cemetery Complex <br>West River Rd. <br>Worland, WY 82401 <br>(307) 347-8948 <br>(307) 347-2486 <br><br>Located west of the city of Worland. Cemetery records are managed by the City Clerk's office. <br><br>[http://www.tensleepcemetery.com/ Ten Sleep Cemetery]<br>P.O. Box 394 <br>Ten Sleep, WY 82442 <br><br>Located on the west edge of Ten Sleep. The [http://www.tensleepcemetery.com/ Ten Sleep Cemetery website] contains a full cemetery registry, headstone images, plot map, history, and contact information.  
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:*[http://www.cityofworland.org/cemetery.htm Riverview Memorial Gardens]<br>Cemetery Complex <br>West River Rd. <br>Worland, WY 82401 <br>(307) 347-8948 <br>307–347–2486 <br><br>Located west of the city of Worland. Cemetery records are managed by the City Clerk's office. <br><br>:*[http://www.tensleepcemetery.com/ Ten Sleep Cemetery]<br>P.O. Box 394<br>Ten Sleep, WY 82442 <br><br>Located on the west edge of Ten Sleep. The [http://www.tensleepcemetery.com/ Ten Sleep Cemetery website] contains a full cemetery registry, headstone images, plot map, history, and contact information.  
  
 
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==== Church  ====
 
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'''LDS Church wards and branches:''' Worland 1st, Worland 2nd, Tensleep  
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'''LDS Church wards and branches'''  
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:*Worland 1st, Worland 2nd, Tensleep  
  
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
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==== Genealogy ====
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==== Land and Property ====
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==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Migration ====
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==== Military  ====
 
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
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:*''[http://www.wyodaily.com/ Northern Wyoming Daily News]''- June 1939 to present <ref>From the Wyoming Daily News website. http://www.wyodaily.com/</ref><br>201 N. 8th <br>Worland, Wyoming 82401 <br>307–347–3241<br>Operated in Worland, Washakie, Wyoming. The name was changed from the ''Worland Grit'' in June 1939. A free archives database on their website for issues from January 3, 2006 to present.
 
:*''[http://www.wyodaily.com/ Northern Wyoming Daily News]''- June 1939 to present <ref>From the Wyoming Daily News website. http://www.wyodaily.com/</ref><br>201 N. 8th <br>Worland, Wyoming 82401 <br>307–347–3241<br>Operated in Worland, Washakie, Wyoming. The name was changed from the ''Worland Grit'' in June 1939. A free archives database on their website for issues from January 3, 2006 to present.
  
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==== Probate  ====
 
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===== Courthouse =====
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===== Courthouse =====
  
County Clerk has marriage and land records; 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 Washakie County, Wyoming</ref>  
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County Clerk has marriage and land records.<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 Washakie County, Wyoming</ref>  
  
===== Family History Centers =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
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[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
*[[Ten Sleep Wyoming Family History Center]]  
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:*[[Ten Sleep Wyoming Family History Center]]  
*[[Worland Wyoming Family History Center]]
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:*[[Worland Wyoming Family History Center]]
  
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==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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Over 458 marriages from 1 Jan 1900 to 31 Dec 1930 are listed in the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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:*[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] over 458 marriages 1 Jan 1900 to 31 Dec 1930 
  
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*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+Washakie|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Washakie|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
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Guide to Washakie County Wyoming genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Washakie County, Wyoming
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wyoming
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 9, 1911
County Seat Worland
Courthouse
Address Washakie County Courthouse
1023 Big Horn Avenue
P.O. Box 862
Worland, WY 82401
Phone: (307) 347-4821
Washakie County Website


Contents

Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

  • Riverview Memorial Gardens
    Cemetery Complex
    West River Rd.
    Worland, WY 82401
    (307) 347-8948
    307–347–2486

    Located west of the city of Worland. Cemetery records are managed by the City Clerk's office.

    :*Ten Sleep Cemetery
    P.O. Box 394
    Ten Sleep, WY 82442

    Located on the west edge of Ten Sleep. The Ten Sleep Cemetery website contains a full cemetery registry, headstone images, plot map, history, and contact information.

Census

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


Church

LDS Church wards and branches

  • Worland 1st, Worland 2nd, Tensleep

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

  • Worland Grit - December 1905 to May 1939[2]
    Operated in Worland, Washakie, Wyoming.
    Archives at the Wyoming Newspaper Project.

  • Northern Wyoming Daily News- June 1939 to present [3]
    201 N. 8th
    Worland, Wyoming 82401
    307–347–3241
    Operated in Worland, Washakie, Wyoming. The name was changed from the Worland Grit in June 1939. A free archives database on their website for issues from January 3, 2006 to present.

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage and land records.
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records.[4]

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

Colter South Flat Washakie Ten Winchester
Durkee Ten Sleep West River Worland
Neiber

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. From the Wyoming Daily News website. http://www.wyodaily.com/
  3. From the Wyoming Daily News website. http://www.wyodaily.com/
  4. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 767 Washakie County, Wyoming