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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Campbell_County,_Wyoming|Campbell County]]''  
  
 
'''Campbell County, Wyoming''' is a county in north-eastern [[Wyoming|Wyoming]].  
 
'''Campbell County, Wyoming''' is a county in north-eastern [[Wyoming|Wyoming]].  
  
[[Image:Campbell County Wyoming.png|thumb|right|Location of Campbell County in Wyoming]]  
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[[Image:Campbell County Wyoming.png|thumb|right|Campbell County Wyoming.png]]  
  
== History and Tidbits  ==
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Campbell County was organized in 1911. It is 4,797 square miles in area. In 2005, the population was 37,405. The county seat is [[Gillette, Wyoming|Gillette]].<ref name="NACo" />
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Campbell County  
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| state = Wyoming
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| founded year = 1911
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| founded date = February 13
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| seat = Gillette  
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| building address = Campbell County Courthouse<br>500 S Gillette Avenue Suite 220<br>Gillette, WY 82716<br>Phone: 307.682.7285<br>[http://www.ccgov.net/ '''Campbell County Website'''] }}
  
== Places ==
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== County Courthouse ==
  
=== Cities  ===
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[http://ccg.co.campbell.wy.us/elected_officials/county_clerk.html Campbell County, Wyoming]
  
*[[Gillette, Wyoming|Gillette]] (city) - County Seat
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County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1912<br>and&nbsp;election records; Clerk Court has divorce, probate,<br>and court records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Campbell County, Wyoming</ref>  
*[[Wright, Wyoming|Wright]] (town)<ref name="NACo">[http://www.naco.org/Template.cfm?Section=Find_a_County&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;Template=/cffiles/counties/citiescounty.cfm&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;countyid=56001 NOCa - 18 Aug 2008]</ref>
 
  
=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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== History ==
  
*[[Recluse, Wyoming|Recluse]]
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==== Parent County  ====
*[[Rozet, Wyoming|Rozet]]
 
*[[Weston, Wyoming|Weston]]<ref name="NACo" />
 
  
=== County Government Site  ===
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'''1911--'''Campbell County was organized 13 February 1911&nbsp;from [[Crook County, Wyoming|Crook]] and [[Weston County, Wyoming|Weston]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Gillette <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
[http://ccg.co.campbell.wy.us/elected_officials/county_clerk.html Campbell County, Wyoming] County Clerk
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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==== Record Loss ====
  
Campbell County is bordered on the west by the counties of [[Sheridan County, Wyoming|Sheridan]] and [[Johnson County, Wyoming|Johnson]], on the south by [[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse County]], and on the east by the counties of [[Weston County, Wyoming|Weston]] and [[Crook County, Wyoming|Crook]].<ref name="NACo" />
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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{| cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" width="700" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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|-
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| Adon
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| Echeta
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rozet,_Wyoming Rozet]
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| Teckla
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antelope_Valley-Crestview,_Wyoming Antelope Valley]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Campbell%2C+Gillette|subject|disp=Gillette}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sleepy_Hollow,_Wyoming Sleepy Hollow]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weston,_Wyoming Weston]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antelope_Valley-Crestview,_Wyoming Crestview]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Recluse,_Wyoming Recluse]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Campbell%2C+Spotted+Horse|subject|disp=Spotted Horse}}
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Campbell%2C+Wright|subject|disp=Wright}}
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|-
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| Croton
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| Rockypoint
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| Sunburst
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| Wyodak
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|}
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse]]
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*[[Crook County, Wyoming|Crook]]  
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*[[Johnson County, Wyoming|Johnson]]  
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*[[Powder River County, Montana|Powder River County, Montana]]  
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*[[Sheridan County, Wyoming|Sheridan]]  
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*[[Weston County, Wyoming|Weston County]]
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Wyoming}}
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Military  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
  
== External Links ==
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==== Taxation ====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wycampbe/ The Campbell County WY GenWeb Project], a member of [[WYGenWeb|The WYGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].
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==== Vital Records  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers <br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Gillette Wyoming Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wycampbe/ The Campbell County WY GenWeb Project], a member of [[WYGenWeb|The WYGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://ccg.co.campbell.wy.us/elected_officials/county_clerk.html County Clerk]  
 
*[http://ccg.co.campbell.wy.us/elected_officials/county_clerk.html County Clerk]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wycampbe/lookups.html Lookups (GenWeb)]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wycampbe/lookups.html Lookups (GenWeb)]  
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Campbell_County%2C_Wyoming Wikipedia]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Campbell_County%2C_Wyoming Wikipedia]  
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*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Campbell|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
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Revision as of 00:21, 15 March 2013

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Campbell County, Wyoming is a county in north-eastern Wyoming.

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Online Records



Campbell County, Wyoming
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wyoming
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 13, 1911
County Seat Gillette
Courthouse
Address Campbell County Courthouse
500 S Gillette Avenue Suite 220
Gillette, WY 82716
Phone: 307.682.7285
Campbell County Website


County Courthouse

Campbell County, Wyoming

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1912
and election records; Clerk Court has divorce, probate,
and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1911--Campbell County was organized 13 February 1911 from Crook and Weston Counties.
County seat: Gillette [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Adon Echeta Rozet Teckla
Antelope Valley Gillette Sleepy Hollow Weston
Crestview Recluse Spotted Horse Wright
Croton Rockypoint Sunburst Wyodak

Neighboring Counties

 

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Campbell County, Wyoming
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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