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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]].  
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Guide to '''Campbell County Wyoming genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
[[Image:Campbell County Wyoming.png|thumb|right]]  
 
[[Image:Campbell County Wyoming.png|thumb|right]]  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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{{WYDC}}
  
[http://ccg.co.campbell.wy.us/elected_officials/county_clerk.html Campbell County, Wyoming]  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Campbell County
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| county_map =
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| state = Wyoming
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| state_map = Wyoming.png
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| latd =
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| longd =
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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 image =
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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'''] }}
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== History ==
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==== Historical Facts ====
  
==== Parent County ====
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{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="2"
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|-
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Campbell County, Wyoming#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Campbell County, Wyoming#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Campbell County, Wyoming#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Campbell County, Wyoming#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Campbell County, Wyoming#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Campbell County, Wyoming#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>----*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1913*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>----*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1885</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1913</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1913</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Campbell County, Wyoming#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Campbell County, Wyoming#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Campbell County, Wyoming#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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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>  
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*'''Parent County:''' organized 13 February 1911 from [[Crook County, Wyoming|Crook]] and [[Weston County, Wyoming|Weston]] counties
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*'''County Seat:''' Gillette <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse]] | [[Crook County, Wyoming|Crook]] | [[Johnson County, Wyoming|Johnson]] | [[Powder River County, Montana|Powder River County, Montana]] | [[Sheridan County, Wyoming|Sheridan]] | [[Weston County, Wyoming|Weston County]]
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Biography ====
  
{| class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" width="700" align="left" border="0"
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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| Adon
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==== Census  ====
| Echeta
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| Rozet
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{{Census|Wyoming}}
| Teckla
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==== Church Records ====
| Antelope Valley
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| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205141&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Campbell%2C+Gillette&columns=*,0,0 Gillette]
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{{WY Church Intro}}
| Sleepy Hollow
 
| Weston
 
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| Crestview
 
| Recluse
 
| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=843779&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Campbell%2C+Spotted+Horse&columns=*,0,0 Spotted Horse]
 
| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=827562&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Campbell%2C+Wright&columns=*,0,0 Wright]
 
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| Croton
 
| Rockypoint
 
| Sunburst
 
| Wyodak
 
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==== Court Records  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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==== Directories ====
  
*[[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse]]
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups  ====
*[[Crook County, Wyoming|Crook]]
 
*[[Johnson County, Wyoming|Johnson]]
 
*[[Powder River County, Montana|Powder River County, Montana]]
 
*[[Sheridan County, Wyoming|Sheridan]]
 
*[[Weston County, Wyoming|Weston County]]
 
  
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==== Emigration and Naturalization  ====
  
== Resources  ==
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== History ====
  
==== Court  ====
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{{WY History Intro}}
  
==== Land ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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{{WY Land Intro}}
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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==== Migration  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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:*[http://wyonewspapers.org/ Wyoming Newspaper Project]
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Probate ====
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{{WY Probate Intro|Albany}}
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==== Public Records  ====
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==== Repositories ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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[http://ccg.co.campbell.wy.us/elected_officials/county_clerk.html Campbell County, Wyoming]
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County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1912 and election records; Clerk Court has divorce, probate, 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>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
  
==== Taxation ====
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[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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:*[[Gillette Wyoming Family History Center]]
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===== Libraries  =====
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
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==== Taxation ====
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{{WY Tax Intro}}
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Birth =====
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===== Marriage  =====
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===== Death  =====
  
== Web Sites ==
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==== Websites ====
  
 
*[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://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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*[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]  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Campbell_County%2C_Wyoming Wikipedia]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205140&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Campbell&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Campbell|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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=== Places  ===
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{| width="700" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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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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| Croton
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| Rockypoint
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| Sunburst
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| Wyodak
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=== References  ===
  
== References  ==
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{{Wyoming|Wyoming}}
  
 
[[Category:Campbell_County,_Wyoming]]
 
[[Category:Campbell_County,_Wyoming]]

Revision as of 19:23, 20 June 2013

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Guide to Campbell County Wyoming genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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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



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
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1913*
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1885
1913
1913
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

Church records vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Wyoming denominations, view the Wyoming Church Records wiki page.

Court Records

Directories

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Emigration and Naturalization

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Template:WY History Intro

Land and Property

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Wyoming Land and Property for additional information about early Wyoming land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse, where records are currently housed.

Maps

Migration

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

In most counties in Wyoming, probate records have been kept by the county judge. They include wills, fee books, claim registers, legacy records, inheritance records, probate ticklers, and dockets. The records are available at the county courthouse.

The FamilySearch Catalog lists films of probate records. To find the records for this county, use the Place Search for Wyoming- Albany - Probate records.

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Campbell County, Wyoming

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1912 and election records; Clerk Court has divorce, probate, and court records[2]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Wyoming tax records complement land records and can be used to supplement the years between censuses. There may be gaps of several years in the records.

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Websites

Places

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

References

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