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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Crook_County,_Wyoming|Crook County]]''  
  
 
'''Crook County, Wyoming''' is a county in northeastern [[Wyoming|Wyoming]].  
 
'''Crook County, Wyoming''' is a county in northeastern [[Wyoming|Wyoming]].  
  
[[Image:Crook County Wyoming.png|thumb|right|280px|Location of Crook County in Wyoming]]
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{{WYDC}}
  
== County Courthouse ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Crook 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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| founded year = 1875
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| founded date = December 8
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| seat = Sundance
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| building image =  
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| building address = Crook County Courthouse<br>309 Cleveland Street<br>PO Box 37<br>Sundance, WY 82729-0037<br>Phone: 307.283.1323<br>[http://www.crookcounty.wy.gov/ '''Crook County Website'''] }}
  
== History  ==
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[[Image:Crook County Wyoming.png|thumb|right|280px]]
  
Organized in 1875, Carbon County is roughly 2,859 square miles. In 2005, the population was 6,182. The county seat is [[Sundance, Wyoming|Sundance]]. It is also the location of Devil's Tower National Monument.<ref>[http://www.naco.org/ NOCa/]</ref>  
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==== Parent County ====
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==== Historical Facts ====
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*'''Parent County:''' organized 8 December 1875 from [[Laramie County, Wyoming|Laramie]] and [[Albany County, Wyoming|Albany]] counties.
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*'''County seat:''' Sundance <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:''' [[Butte County, South Dakota|Butte County, South Dakota]] | [[Campbell County, Wyoming|Campbell]] | [[Carter County, Montana|Carter County, Montana]] | [[Lawrence County, South Dakota|Lawrence County, South Dakota]] | [[Powder River County, Montana|Powder River County, Montana]] | [[Weston County, Wyoming|Weston]]
  
 
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== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Biography ====
  
*'''Towns: '''[[Hulett, Wyoming|Hulett]] | [[Moorcroft, Wyoming|Moorcroft]] | [[Pine Haven, Wyoming|Pine Haven]] | [[Sundance, Wyoming|Sundance]]
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==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*'''Unincorporated Communities:''' [[Aladdin, Wyoming|Aladdin]] | [[Alva, Wyoming|Alva]] |[[Beulah, Wyoming|Beulah]] | [[Carlile, Wyoming|Carlile]] | [[Devils Tower, Wyoming|Devils Tower]] | [[New Haven, Wyoming|New Haven]] |[[Oshoto, Wyoming|Oshoto]]
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==== Census  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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{{Census|Wyoming}}
  
[[Campbell County, Wyoming|Campbell]] | [[Weston County, Wyoming|Weston]] | [[Lawrence County, South Dakota|Lawrence County, South Dakota]] | [[Butte County, South Dakota|Butte County, South Dakota]] | [[Carter County, Montana|Carter County, Montana]] | [[Powder River County, Montana|Powder River County, Montana]]
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==== Church Records ====
  
== Resources  ==
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Land  ====
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==== History ====
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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==== Migration ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1855; clerk of the 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. Crook County, Wyoming</ref>
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===== Family History Centers =====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Societies =====
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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===== Birth =====
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Over 401 marriages from 28 Jun 1885 to 9 Jan 1905 are listed in the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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===== Marriage =====
  
== Web Sites  ==
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===== Death =====
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==== Websites ====
  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wycrook/ GenWeb]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wycrook/ GenWeb]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wycrook/lookups.html Lookups]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wycrook/lookups.html Lookups]  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crook_County%2C_Wyoming Wikipedia]  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crook_County%2C_Wyoming Wikipedia]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205150&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Crook&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Crook|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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=== Places ===
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aladdin,_Wyoming Aladdin]
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| Carlile Junction
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Crook%2C+Hulett|subject|disp=Hulett}}
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| Oshoto
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Crook%2C+Alva|subject|disp=Alva}}
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| Colony
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| Lightning Flat (hist.)
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pine_Haven,_Wyoming Pine Haven]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beulah,_Wyoming Beulah]
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| Devils Tower
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Crook%2C+Moorcroft|subject|disp=Moorcroft}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sundance,_Wyoming Sundance]
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| Carlile
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| Hay Creek (hist.)
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| New Haven
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=== References  ===
  
 
{{reflist}}  
 
{{reflist}}  
  
[[Category:Crook_County,_Wyoming]] [[Category:Counties_in_Wyoming]]
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[[Category:Crook_County,_Wyoming]]

Revision as of 19:57, 18 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Wyoming Gotoarrow.png Crook County

Crook County, Wyoming is a county in northeastern Wyoming.

Hand and keyboard.jpg Wyoming
Online Records



Crook County, Wyoming
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wyoming
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 8, 1875
County Seat Sundance
Courthouse
Address Crook County Courthouse
309 Cleveland Street
PO Box 37
Sundance, WY 82729-0037
Phone: 307.283.1323
Crook County Website



Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1855; clerk of the court has divorce, probate and court records[2]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth

Over 401 marriages from 28 Jun 1885 to 9 Jan 1905 are listed in the Western States Marriage Index.

Marriage
Death

Websites

Places

Aladdin Carlile Junction Hulett Oshoto
Alva Colony Lightning Flat (hist.) Pine Haven
Beulah Devils Tower Moorcroft Sundance
Carlile Hay Creek (hist.) New Haven

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. Crook County, Wyoming