Wyoming Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

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== Wyoming Ethnic Groups  ==
 
== Wyoming Ethnic Groups  ==
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Today, most Wyoming residents are of northern European descent.
  
 
*African Americans  
 
*African Americans  
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*Finns
 
*Finns
  
A sizable number of Finns came to work the mines in Uinta and Sweetwater counties in the late 1880s. In 1895, a group of about 600 settlers came from Iowa and Illinois to homestead reclaimed land at a place now called Emblem.
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A sizable number of Finns came to work the mines in Uinta and Sweetwater counties in the late 1880s. In 1895, a group of about 600 settlers came from Iowa and Illinois to homestead reclaimed land at a place now called Emblem.  
  
 
*Germans  
 
*Germans  
 
*Hispanic Americans  
 
*Hispanic Americans  
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*Italians
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There are small numbers of Italians in Rock Springs.
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*Japanese  
 
*Japanese  
 
*Irish  
 
*Irish  

Revision as of 16:44, 29 April 2013

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Wyoming Ethnic Groups

Today, most Wyoming residents are of northern European descent.

  • African Americans
  • American Indians
  • Basque
  • Chinese
  • Danes
  • Finns

A sizable number of Finns came to work the mines in Uinta and Sweetwater counties in the late 1880s. In 1895, a group of about 600 settlers came from Iowa and Illinois to homestead reclaimed land at a place now called Emblem.

  • Germans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Italians

There are small numbers of Italians in Rock Springs.

  • Japanese
  • Irish
  • Norwegians
  • Russians
  • Swedes