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== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==
Niobrara County; 424 S Elm; PO Box 420; Lusk, WY 82225; Ph. 307.334.2211 Details: (Co Clk has m & land rec from 1888; Clk Dis Ct has div, pro & ct rec)
Niobrara County Courthouse<br> 424 S Elm; PO Box 420<br> Lusk, WY 82225<br> Phone: 307.334.2211&nbsp;<br><br>Coun<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1348086804546_97" />ty Clerk has marriage and land records from 1888; <br>Clerk District Court has&nbsp;divorce, probate and court records
== History  ==
== History  ==

Revision as of 20:29, 19 September 2012

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County Courthouse

Niobrara County Courthouse
424 S Elm; PO Box 420
Lusk, WY 82225
Phone: 307.334.2211 

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


Parent County

'1911--'Niobrara County was organized 14 February 1911 from Converse County. County seat: Lusk [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Hat Creek (hist.) Lance Creek Redbird West Lance Creek
Keeline Lusk Van Tassell Whitman
Kirtley Manville

Neighboring Counties




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




Local Histories




Lusk Free Lance - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [1]

Lusk Standard - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [2]

Lusk Harold -- copies of older years at Wyoming State Archives: [3]



Vital Records

105 marriages from Feb 1913 to Jun 1916 and from Oct 1927 to Nov 1928 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index (website). When searching marriages at the courthouse please note that the earliest marriages (1913-1927) are in volume 20, pp. 185-640, with subsequent years being in volume 19 (1927-).

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).