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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

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
----*
1913*
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1906
1913
1912
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

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 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

 

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