Sweetwater County, Wyoming Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
- County Seat
80 West Flaming Gorge Way
Green River, Wyoming 82935
Official County Website: http://www.co.sweet.wy.us/
'1867--'Sweetwater County was organized 27 December 1867 as an original county. County seat: Green River 
|Arrowhead Springs||Creston Junction||Kanda||Red Desert||Superior|
|Bairoil||Dines (hist.)||Little America||Reliance||Sweeney Ranch|
|Bitter Creek||Eden||McKinnon||Riner||Table Rock|
|Bryan||Fort La Clede (hist.)||North Rock Springs||Rock Springs||Tipton|
|Burntfork||Granger||Point of Rocks||Salt Wells||Wamsutter|
|Clearview Acres||Green River||Purple Sage||South Superior||Washam|
|Creston||James Town||Quealy||Squaw Hollow (hist.)||Winton|
- Daggett County, Utah
- Moffat County, Colorado
- Summit County, Utah
|Bryon "Railroad Section"||978.785 V3m, 978.785 V3ma|
|Farson, Eden Valley||978.785 V3ma|
|Green River||978.785/G1 V3s|
|Green River, Riverview Memorial||978.785 V3m, 978.785 V3ma|
|Rock Springs, City Cemetery, Mountain View Section||978.785/R1 V3r (some obituary records)|
|Rock Springs, Rest Haven Memorial Garden||978.785 V3ma|
|Superior||978.785/S1 V3b, 978.785 V3ma|
LDS Ward and Branch Records
- Green River, McKinnon, Reliance, Rock Springs,Rock Springs 1st, Rock Springs 2nd, Superior and Winton .
The bulk of the probate case files from the 1870's to the 1940's have been transferred to the Wyoming State Archives in Cheyenne. Check their website for additional details.
920 marriages from 7 Jun 1870 to 9 May 1904 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.
Societies and Libraries
- Sweetwater County Historical Society
80 W. Flaming Gorge Wy.
Green River 82935
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Genealogy Trails: Sweetwater County Site. A Volunteer project dedicated to making genealogy records free to the public. Includes links to births, marriages and deaths; newspaper stories obituaries, censuses, military data, and more.
- Family History Library Catalog
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).