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{{Wyoming-stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] > Goshen County''
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Goshen_County,_Wyoming|Goshen County]]
  
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Guide to '''Hot Springs County Wyoming genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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{{WYDC}}
  
== History  ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Goshen County
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| state = Wyoming
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| founded year = 1911
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| founded date = February 9
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| seat = Torrington
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| building image =
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| building address = Goshen County Courthouse<br>2125 E A Street<br>PO Box 160<br>Torrington, WY 82240<br>Phone: 307.532.4051<br>[http://goshencounty.org/ '''Goshen County Website'''] }}
  
==== Parent County ====
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[[Image:Goshen County Wyoming.png|thumb|right]]
  
'''1911--''''''Goshen '''County was created 9 February 1911&nbsp;from [[Laramie County, Wyoming|Laramie]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Torrington <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline" class="Apple-style-span"> </span>  
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==== Boundary Changes ====
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
 
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| Cottier
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
| Heldt
 
| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Goshen%2C+Lingle|subject|disp=Lingle}}
 
| Trelona (hist.)
 
 
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| Fonda
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Goshen County, Wyoming#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huntley,_Wyoming Huntley]  
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Goshen County, Wyoming#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
| Rockeagle
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Goshen County, Wyoming#Death|Death]]'''</center>
| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Goshen%2C+Veteran|subject|disp=Veteran}}
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Goshen County, Wyoming#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Goshen County, Wyoming#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Goshen County, Wyoming#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
 
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Goshen%2C+Fort+Laramie|subject|disp=Fort Laramie}}
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>----*</center>
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jay_Em,_Wyoming Jay Em]
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1913*</center>
| South Torrington
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>----*</center>
| Wycross
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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="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1913</center>
 
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hawk_Springs,_Wyoming Hawk Springs]  
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Goshen County, Wyoming#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Goshen County, Wyoming#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Goshen County, Wyoming#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Grange,_Wyoming La Grange]
 
| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Goshen%2C+Torrington|subject|disp=Torrington}}
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoder,_Wyoming Yoder]
 
 
|}
 
|}
  
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*'''Parent County:''' created 9 February 1911 from [[Laramie County, Wyoming|Laramie]] county
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*'''County seat: ''' Torrington <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline"> </span>  
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Banner County, Nebraska|Banner County, Nebraska]] | [[Laramie County, Wyoming|Laramie]] | [[Niobrara County, Wyoming|Niobrara]] | [[Platte County, Wyoming|Platte]] | [[Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska|Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska]] | [[Sioux County, Nebraska|Sioux County, Nebraska]]
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Boundary Changes ====
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*[[Banner County, Nebraska|Banner County, Nebraska]]
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=== Resources  ===
*[[Laramie County, Wyoming|Laramie]]
 
*[[Niobrara County, Wyoming|Niobrara]]
 
*[[Platte County, Wyoming|Platte]]
 
*[[Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska|Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska]]
 
*[[Sioux County, Nebraska|Sioux County, Nebraska]]
 
  
== Resources ==
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==== Biography ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Wyoming}}
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==== Church Records  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Group ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Genealogy  ====
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==== History  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
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==== Newspapers ====
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:*[http://wyonewspapers.org/ Wyoming Newspaper Project]
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==== Obituaries  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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County Clerk has marriage and land records.<br>Clerk District 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. Goshen County, Wyoming</ref>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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:*[[Torrington Wyoming Family History Center]]
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==== Probate  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
122 marriages from 8 Jan 1913 to 19 Apr 1917 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index (website).
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===== Birth  =====
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===== Marriage =====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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:*[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] over 122 marriages 8 Jan 1913 to 19 Apr 1917
  
== Web Sites ==
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===== Death =====
  
*[http://goshencounty.org/Clerk/ County Clerk]&nbsp;
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==== Websites  ====
*[http://www.hometownchronicles.com/wy/goshen/index.htm GenWeb]  
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goshen_County%2C_Wyoming Wikipedia]  
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[http://goshencounty.org/Clerk/ County Clerk]<br> [http://www.hometownchronicles.com/wy/goshen/index.htm GenWeb]<br> [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goshen_County%2C_Wyoming Wikipedia]<br> {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Goshen|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Goshen|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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=== Places  ===
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{| width="800" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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|-
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| Cottier
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| Heldt
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Goshen%2C+Lingle|subject|disp=Lingle}}
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| Trelona (hist.)
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| Fonda
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huntley,_Wyoming Huntley]
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| Rockeagle
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Goshen%2C+Veteran|subject|disp=Veteran}}
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Goshen%2C+Fort+Laramie|subject|disp=Fort Laramie}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jay_Em,_Wyoming Jay Em]
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| South Torrington
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| Wycross
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hawk_Springs,_Wyoming Hawk Springs]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Grange,_Wyoming La Grange]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Goshen%2C+Torrington|subject|disp=Torrington}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoder,_Wyoming Yoder]
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|}
  
== References  ==
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=== References  ===
  
 
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Revision as of 02:33, 28 April 2013

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

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Goshen County, Wyoming
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wyoming
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 9, 1911
County Seat Torrington
Courthouse
Address Goshen County Courthouse
2125 E A Street
PO Box 160
Torrington, WY 82240
Phone: 307.532.4051
Goshen 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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1913
1913
1913
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Group

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Goshen 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 and land records.
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records.[5]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Websites

County Clerk
GenWeb
Wikipedia
Family History Library Catalog

Places

Cottier Heldt Lingle Trelona (hist.)
Fonda Huntley Rockeagle Veteran
Fort Laramie Jay Em South Torrington Wycross
Hawk Springs La Grange Torrington Yoder

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. Goshen County, Wyoming