Albany County, Wyoming Genealogy
- This article is about a southeastern Wyoming county. For other uses, see Albany.
Albany County, Wyoming is in south-eastern Wyoming.
Laramie is the county seat.
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
County Courthouse[edit | edit source]
525 Grand Avenue
Laramie, WY 82070-3836
The Albany County courthouse was designed by Wilbur Hitchcock and constructed 1831 - 1832.
History[edit | edit source]
Parent County[edit | edit source]
1868 - Albany County was created 16 December 1868 from Laramie County of Dakota Territory. It became one of the five original counties of Wyoming Territory which included Laramie and Carter County, created in 1867; Carbon and Albany Counties created in 1868; and Uinta County.
County seat: Laramie 
Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]
Record Loss[edit | edit source]
Places/Localities[edit | edit source]
Populated Places[edit | edit source]
|Albany||Cooper Lake||Howell||Red Buttes||West Laramie|
|Binford||Dale Creek||Jelm||Rock Creek (hist.)||Wilcox|
|Bosler||Deerwood||Keystone||Rock River||Woods Landing|
|Collins (hist.)||Hermosa||Mountain Home||Tie Siding|
Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]
Resources[edit | edit source]
Cemeteries[edit | edit source]
Church[edit | edit source]
LDS Ward and Branch Records
Court[edit | edit source]
Land[edit | edit source]
Local Histories[edit | edit source]
Maps[edit | edit source]
Military[edit | edit source]
Newspapers[edit | edit source]
Probate[edit | edit source]
Taxation[edit | edit source]
Vital Records[edit | edit source]
1,064 marriages from 8 Jun1869 to 6 Jan 1900 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.
Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]
- Albany Couny Genealogical Sociery
P.O. Box 6163
- American Heritage Center
University of Wroming
1000 East University Avenue
Laramie, Wyoming 82061
The American Heritage Center includes a manuscript collection about Wyoming and the American West, mining and more. They have a digital collection among which are many photos and documents as well as video and audio recordings.
Web Sites[edit | edit source]
- The Albany County WY GenWeb Project, a member of The WYGenWeb Project, an affiliate of The USGenWeb Project
- Lookups (GenWeb)
- Family History Library Catalog
References[edit | edit source]
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).