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'''Carbon County, Wyoming''' is a county in southern [[Wyoming|Wyoming]].  
 
'''Carbon County, Wyoming''' is a county in southern [[Wyoming|Wyoming]].  
  
[[Image:Carbon County Wyoming.png|thumb|right|Location of Carbon County in Wyoming]]  
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[[Image:Carbon County Wyoming.png|thumb|right]]  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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'''1868--'''Carbon County was created 16 December 1868&nbsp;as an original county. '''County seat:''' Rawlins <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1868--'''Carbon County was created 16 December 1868&nbsp;as an original county. '''County seat:''' Rawlins <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
*[[Albany_County,_Wyoming|Albany]]
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*[[Albany County, Wyoming|Albany]]  
*[[Converse_County,_Wyoming|Converse]]
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*[[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse]]  
*[[Fremont_County,_Wyoming|Fremont]]
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*[[Fremont County, Wyoming|Fremont]]  
*[[Jackson_County,_Colorado|Jackson County, Colorado]]
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*[[Jackson County, Colorado|Jackson County, Colorado]]  
*[[Moffat_County,_Colorado|Moffat County, Colorado<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1229546967640_215"></span>]]
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*[[Moffat County, Colorado|Moffat County, Colorado<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1229546967640_215" />]]  
*[[Natrona_County,_Wyoming|Natrona]]
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*[[Natrona County, Wyoming|Natrona]]  
*[[Routt_County,_Colorado|Routt County, Colorado]]
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*[[Routt County, Colorado|Routt County, Colorado]]  
*[[Sweetwater_County,_Wyoming|Sweetwater]]
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*[[Sweetwater County, Wyoming|Sweetwater]]
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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| Baggs
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| Baggs  
| Dillon (hist.)
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| Dillon (hist.)  
| Ferris (hist.)
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| Ferris (hist.)  
| Marvin Place (hist.)
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| Marvin Place (hist.)  
| Riverside
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| Riverside  
 
| Sinclair
 
| Sinclair
 
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| Battle (hist.)
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| Battle (hist.)  
| Dixon
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| Dixon  
| Fort Steele
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| Fort Steele  
| McFadden
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| McFadden  
| Rudefeha (hist.)
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| Rudefeha (hist.)  
 
| Walcott
 
| Walcott
 
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| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=951073&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Carbon%2C+Benton&columns=*,0,0 Benton]
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| Edson
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| Edson  
| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205144&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Carbon%2C+Grand+Encampment&columns=*,0,0 Grand Encampment ](hist.)
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| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205144&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Carbon%2C+Grand+Encampment&columns=*,0,0 Grand Encampment ](hist.)  
| Medicine Bow
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| Medicine Bow  
| Ryan Park
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| Ryan Park  
 
| Widdowfield (hist.)
 
| Widdowfield (hist.)
 
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|-
| Carbon
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| Carbon  
| Elk Mountain
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| Elk Mountain  
| Hanna
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| Hanna  
| Morrisey (hist.)
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| Morrisey (hist.)  
| Sampo (hist.)
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| Sampo (hist.)  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
| Copperton (hist.)
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| Copperton (hist.)  
| Elmo
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| Elmo  
| Ivans Grove (hist.)
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| Ivans Grove (hist.)  
| Muddy Gap
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| Muddy Gap  
| Saratoga
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| Saratoga  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
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| Coyote Springs
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| Coyote Springs  
| Elwood (hist.)
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| Elwood (hist.)  
| Lamont
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| Lamont  
| Rambler (hist.)
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| Rambler (hist.)  
| Savery
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| Savery  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
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| Dexterville (hist.)
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| Dexterville (hist.)  
| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205143&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Carbon%2C+Encampment&columns=*,0,0 Encampment]
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| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205143&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Carbon%2C+Encampment&columns=*,0,0 Encampment]  
| Leo
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| Leo  
| [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205145&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Carbon%2C+Rawlins&columns=*,0,0 Rawlins]
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| Shirley (hist.)
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| Shirley (hist.)  
 
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|  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Albany County, Wyoming|Albany ]]<br>[[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse]]<br>[[Fremont County, Wyoming|Fremont]]<br>[[Jackson County, Colorado|Jackson County, Colorado]]<br>[[Moffat County, Colorado|Moffat County, Colorado]]<br>[[Natrona County, Wyoming|Natrona]]<br>[[Routt County, Colorado|Routt County, Colorado]]<br>[[Sweetwater_County,_Wyoming|Sweetwater]]&nbsp;&nbsp;
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[[Albany County, Wyoming|Albany ]]<br>[[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse]]<br>[[Fremont County, Wyoming|Fremont]]<br>[[Jackson County, Colorado|Jackson County, Colorado]]<br>[[Moffat County, Colorado|Moffat County, Colorado]]<br>[[Natrona County, Wyoming|Natrona]]<br>[[Routt County, Colorado|Routt County, Colorado]]<br>[[Sweetwater County, Wyoming|Sweetwater]]&nbsp;&nbsp;  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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For a list of people buried in the folowing Cemeteries see FHL 978.786 V3m:  
 
For a list of people buried in the folowing Cemeteries see FHL 978.786 V3m:  
  
Baggs,&nbsp;&nbsp; Baker,&nbsp; Anderson,&nbsp; Encampment,&nbsp; Grand Encampment, Mountain View-Riverside,&nbsp; Wyoming State Penitentiary,&nbsp; Rawlins City,&nbsp; Saratoga,&nbsp; Cadwell,&nbsp; Indian Creek, &nbsp;Baggott,&nbsp; Overland Crossing,&nbsp; Higby,&nbsp; Battle,&nbsp; Graves in County,&nbsp; Kennaday,&nbsp; Reader,&nbsp;&nbsp;Elk Mountain,&nbsp; Hanna,&nbsp; Fort Steele,&nbsp;&nbsp;Medicine Bow-Trails End Cemetery,&nbsp; Carbon,&nbsp; Dixon,&nbsp; Mexican Flats,&nbsp; Birdgulch,&nbsp; McCarger, &nbsp;Anderson Ranch,&nbsp; Saulsbury Ranch&nbsp; (These were recorded in the summer of 1998.&nbsp; At the beginning of each section is directions to find the cemetery and a map of the cemetery.)
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Baggs,&nbsp;&nbsp; Baker,&nbsp; Anderson,&nbsp; Encampment,&nbsp; Grand Encampment, Mountain View-Riverside,&nbsp; Wyoming State Penitentiary,&nbsp; Rawlins City,&nbsp; Saratoga,&nbsp; Cadwell,&nbsp; Indian Creek, &nbsp;Baggott,&nbsp; Overland Crossing,&nbsp; Higby,&nbsp; Battle,&nbsp; Graves in County,&nbsp; Kennaday,&nbsp; Reader,&nbsp;&nbsp;Elk Mountain,&nbsp; Hanna,&nbsp; Fort Steele,&nbsp;&nbsp;Medicine Bow-Trails End Cemetery,&nbsp; Carbon,&nbsp; Dixon,&nbsp; Mexican Flats,&nbsp; Birdgulch,&nbsp; McCarger, &nbsp;Anderson Ranch,&nbsp; Saulsbury Ranch&nbsp; (These were recorded in the summer of 1998.&nbsp; At the beginning of each section is directions to find the cemetery and a map of the cemetery.)  
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
LDS Ward and Branch Records
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LDS Ward and Branch Records  
  
 
*Rawlins
 
*Rawlins
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
1,432 marriages from 21 Nov 1870 to 24 Nov 1909 are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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1,432 marriages from 21 Nov 1870 to 24 Nov 1909 are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Carbon_County,_Wyoming]]
 
[[Category:Carbon_County,_Wyoming]]

Revision as of 20:20, 12 March 2010

 United States  > Wyoming > Carbon County

Carbon County, Wyoming is a county in southern Wyoming.

Carbon County Wyoming.png

County Courthouse

Carbon County

History

Parent County

1868--Carbon County was created 16 December 1868 as an original county. County seat: Rawlins [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated 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.)









Neighboring Counties

Albany
Converse
Fremont
Jackson County, Colorado
Moffat County, Colorado
Natrona
Routt County, Colorado
Sweetwater  

Resources

Cemeteries

For a list of people buried in the folowing 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.)

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Rawlins

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).