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State of   WYOMING -   (The Equality State)
      The 44th U.S. State to join the Union:   10-July-1890
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Anthology, Cultural, Ethnic, & Religious Groups:
Updated on Feb 12, 2013

    Native Americans - Wind River Country, a GenWeb site to honor Native Americans,
         living in Wyoming

Note:  These items are presented as part of the historical record and should not be interpreted to mean that the WebMaster, in any way, endorses any stereotypes which may be implied by the linked web sites.




Extinct Wyoming Counties::
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County Name

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No counties listed at this time.




Genealogical/Historical Commissions, Societies and Museums:
  Please click on graphic below, " " (if present)  for the entire GHLL county "package"
Updated on Aug 5, 2013

(To list a local society, please contact us.)

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Society Name and Location



Albany County Genealogical Society (Laramie, WY)
Albany County Historical Society (FaceBook) (Laramie, WY)



Beaver Head Hunters (Dillon, MT)



Branches Of Campbell County (Gillette, MT)
Campbell County Historical Society (Gillette, MT)
Carbon County Historical Society (Rawlins, MT)
Carbon County Museum (Rawlins, MT)
Wyoming Frontier Prison Museum (Rawlins, MT)
Great Falls Genealogy Society (Great Falls, WY)
Converse County Genealogical Society (Douglas, WY)
Crook County Historical Society (Sundance, WY)



Dubois Museum and Wind River Historical Center (Dubois, WY)
Fremont County Genealogical Society (Riverton, WY)
Fremont County Historical Society Chapter, WHS (Riverton, WY)
Lander Valley Genealogical Society (Lander, WY)



Homesteader Museum (Powell, WY)



Hot Springs County Museum and Cultural Center (Thermopolis, WY)



Johnson County Genealogical Society (Buffalo, WY)



Cheyenne Genealogical & Historical Society (Chester, WY)
Broken Mountain Genealogical Society (Chester, WY)
Cokeville Historical Society (Cokeville, WY)
Fossil Country Frontier Museum (Kemmerer, WY)
Lincoln County Historical Society (Kemmerer, WY)
Star Valley Historical Society (Star Valley, WY)



Natrona County Genealogical Society (Casper, WY)
Stagecoach Museum (Historical Society) (Lusk, WY)



Wyoming State Historical Society, Platte County Chapter (Wheatland, WY)
Powell County Genealogical Society (Deer Lodge, WY)



Sheridan Genealogical Society (Sheridan, WY)
Sheridan County Historical Society & Museum (Sheridan, WY)
Sublette County Historical Society, Inc. & Museum (Pinedale, WY)



Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum (Jackson, WY)



Wyoming State Historical Society, Uinta County Chapter (Lyman, WY)



Glasgow Root Diggers (Glasgow, WY)

— Serving multiple areas —

Tri-City Genealogical Society - Serving Benton and Franklin Counties in south-central Washington State.




Historical interest Items, etc.:
Updated on Feb 12, 2013

Ghost Towns of Wyoming - List Alphabetically, List By County and by interactive map
Rocky Mountain Online Archive - (RMOA) is a source of information about archival
         collections in Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming. Twenty participating institutions
         are expanding access to their collections by participating in RMOA.
Wind River Country - Few places can lay claim to culture as rich in western lore as
         Wind River Country. You can still walk the wagon ruts on South Pass, visit the
         gravesite of Sacajawea in Fort Washakie and ride the same trails as Butch Cassidy.
Wyoming - State History




Libraries, Newspapers & Magazines:
Updated on Feb 12, 2013

(The) Wyoming Companion - Wyoming's On-Line Magazine.
Wyoming Newspaper Project - Take a journey back in time, and revisit Wyoming's
         newspapers for yourself.
Wyoming Newspapers - List of Newspapers in Wyoming (provided by 50STATES.COM)




National Parks, Playgrounds, Recreational Areas etc.:
Updated on Feb 12, 2013

Devil's Tower - A geologic feature protrudes out of the rolling prairie that surrounds the
         Black Hills. The site is considered Sacred to the Lakota and other tribes that have a
         connection to the area. Hundreds of parallel cracks make it one of the finest,
         traditional crack climbing areas in North America. Devils Tower entices us to
         explore and define our place in the natural and cultural world
Wyoming National Park Guide - National Park Service




  • State of Wyoming
  • State Capital City Cheyenne   (Capital since 1869 - located in   Laramie County)

    The State name:  Legh Freeman, publisher of "The Frontier Index" in Kearny, Nebraska, claimed that it was he who first suggested Wyoming as the name for this portion of the Dakota Territory. Wyoming comes from the Dakota "mscheweamiing" meaning "at the big flats" or "large plains."
    American History and Genealogy Proj.
    American Local History Network
    Colonial Currency
    Cemetery Listings
    County maps of Wyoming
    Daughters of the American Revolution
    General History
    Migration Patterns
    State Archives (Govt.)
    State Archives (USGenWeb.)
    State Genealogy Forum
    State Genealogical Society
    State Historical Society
    State USGenWeb Site
    Symbols (Flag, Seal, etc.)
    Timeline (Historic)




    Wyoming Vital Records:
    Updated on Feb 12, 2013

    Western States Historical Marriage Index - Search for Marriage by Groom or Bride
    Wyoming Department of Health - Vital Statistics Services is open Monday through Friday
             except on official state holidays. Please note that records are processed between
             8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Our office is on the first floor of the Hathaway Building at 2300
             Capitol Ave in Cheyenne.
    Wyoming Information - Obits, book lists, & genealogy links
    Wyoming State Vital Records Office Information - Barrett Building, 2301 Central Avenue,
             Cheyenne, WY 82002, (307) 777-7826

    * When you tell us about your Surname(s) quest, by posting your Surnames on our Message Board, we will gladly set out to find as many listings, within time, for your particular SURNAME(S). If you wish, we will also be happy to provide you with your own Ancestors listing.
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