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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Carbon_County,_Wyoming|Carbon County]]''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Carbon_County,_Wyoming|Carbon County]]''  
  
'''Carbon County, Wyoming''' is a county in southern [[Wyoming|Wyoming]].  
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Guide to '''Carbon County Wyoming genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
[[Image:Carbon County Wyoming.png|thumb|right|Carbon County Wyoming.png]]  
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| building address = Carbon County Courthouse<br>PO Box 6<br>Rawlins, WY 82301<br>Phone: 307.328.2668<br>[http://www.carbonwy.com/ '''Carbon County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Carbon County Courthouse<br>PO Box 6<br>Rawlins, WY 82301<br>Phone: 307.328.2668<br>[http://www.carbonwy.com/ '''Carbon County Website'''] }}  
  
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=== Historical Facts  ===
 
=== Historical Facts  ===
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=== Resources  ===
 
=== Resources  ===
  
==== Biography ====
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==== Biography ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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For a list of people buried in the following cemeteries see FHL 978.786 V3m:  
 
For a list of people buried in the following cemeteries see FHL 978.786 V3m:  
  
Baggs, Baker, Anderson, Encampment, Grand Encampment, Mountain View-Riverside, Wyoming State Penitentiary, Rawlins City, Saratoga, Cadwell, Indian Creek, Baggott, Overland Crossing, Higby, Battle, Graves in County, Kennaday, Reader, Elk Mountain, Hanna, Fort Steele, Medicine Bow-Trails End Cemetery, Carbon, Dixon, Mexican Flats, Birdgulch, McCarger, Anderson Ranch, Saulsbury Ranch (These were recorded in the summer of 1998. At the beginning of each section is directions to find the cemetery and a map of the cemetery.)
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Baggs, Baker, Anderson, Encampment, Grand Encampment, Mountain View-Riverside, Wyoming State Penitentiary, Rawlins City, Saratoga, Cadwell, Indian Creek, Baggott, Overland Crossing, Higby, Battle, Graves in County, Kennaday, Reader, Elk Mountain, Hanna, Fort Steele, Medicine Bow-Trails End Cemetery, Carbon, Dixon, Mexican Flats, Birdgulch, McCarger, Anderson Ranch, Saulsbury Ranch (These were recorded in the summer of 1998. At the beginning of each section is directions to find the cemetery and a map of the cemetery.)  
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Wyoming}}  
 
{{Census|Wyoming}}  
  
==== Church Records ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
 
'''LDS Ward and Branch Records'''  
 
'''LDS Ward and Branch Records'''  
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*{{FHL|206803|title-id|disp=Rawlins Wyoming Branch}}. Record of Members 1924-1936.
 
*{{FHL|206803|title-id|disp=Rawlins Wyoming Branch}}. Record of Members 1924-1936.
  
==== Court Records ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Emigration and Immigration ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Genealogy ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== History ====
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==== History ====
  
 
==== Land and Property  ====
 
==== Land and Property  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Obituaries ====
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==== Obituaries ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
==== Public Records ====
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==== Public Records ====
  
==== Repositories ====
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==== Repositories ====
  
===== Courthouse =====
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===== Courthouse =====
  
 
County Clerk has marriage records from 1876 and land records from 1880; Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records; see Nebraska for 1860 census<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Carbon County, Wyoming</ref>  
 
County Clerk has marriage records from 1876 and land records from 1880; Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records; see Nebraska for 1860 census<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Carbon County, Wyoming</ref>  
  
===== Family History Centers =====
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===== Family History Centers =====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
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*[[Saratoga Wyoming Family History Center]]
 
*[[Saratoga Wyoming Family History Center]]
  
===== Libraries =====
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===== Libraries =====
  
===== Museums =====
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===== Museums =====
  
===== Societies =====
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
===== Birth =====
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===== Birth =====
  
===== Marriage =====
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Over 1,432 marriages from 21 Nov 1870 to 24 Nov 1909 are listed in the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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Over 1,432 marriages from 21 Nov 1870 to 24 Nov 1909 are listed in the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
  
===== Death =====  
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===== Death =====
  
==== Websites ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wycarbon/ The Carbon County WY GenWeb Project], a member of [[WYGenWeb|The WYGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wycarbon/ The Carbon County WY GenWeb Project], a member of [[WYGenWeb|The WYGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  

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

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Carbon County, Wyoming
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wyoming
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 16, 1868
County Seat Rawlins
Courthouse
Address Carbon County Courthouse
PO Box 6
Rawlins, WY 82301
Phone: 307.328.2668
Carbon County Website



Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

For a list of people buried in the following cemeteries see FHL 978.786 V3m:

Baggs, Baker, Anderson, Encampment, Grand Encampment, Mountain View-Riverside, Wyoming State Penitentiary, Rawlins City, Saratoga, Cadwell, Indian Creek, Baggott, Overland Crossing, Higby, Battle, Graves in County, Kennaday, Reader, Elk Mountain, Hanna, Fort Steele, Medicine Bow-Trails End Cemetery, Carbon, Dixon, Mexican Flats, Birdgulch, McCarger, Anderson Ranch, Saulsbury Ranch (These were recorded in the summer of 1998. At the beginning of each section is directions to find the cemetery and a map of the cemetery.)

Census

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

Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Carbon County, Wyoming Genealogy for European and African American settlers included:

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage records from 1876 and land records from 1880; Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records; see Nebraska for 1860 census[5]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage

Over 1,432 marriages from 21 Nov 1870 to 24 Nov 1909 are listed in the Western States Marriage Index.

Death

Websites

Places

Baggs Dillon (hist.) Ferris (hist.) Marvin Place (hist.) Riverside Sinclair
Battle (hist.) Dixon Fort Steele McFadden Rudefeha (hist.) Walcott
Benton Edson Grand Encampment(hist.) Medicine Bow Ryan Park Widdowfield (hist.)
Carbon Elk Mountain Hanna Morrisey (hist.) Sampo (hist.)
Copperton (hist.) Elmo Ivans Grove (hist.) Muddy Gap Saratoga
Coyote Springs Elwood (hist.) Lamont Rambler (hist.) Savery
Dexterville (hist.) Encampment Leo Rawlins Shirley (hist.)

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map III" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap3.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).
  3. "Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. "The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at http://lds.org/gospellibrary/pioneer/pioneerstory.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  5. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Carbon County, Wyoming