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:*[http://www.laramiecounty.com/_departments/_district_court/index.asp Laramie County District Court]<br>309 W. 20th Street Room 3205<br>Cheyenne WY 82003-0787<br>307-633-4270<br><br>  
:*[http://www.laramiecounty.com/_departments/_district_court/index.asp Laramie County District Court]<br>309 W. 20th Street Room 3205<br>Cheyenne WY 82003-0787<br>307-633-4270<br><br>  
:*Laramie County Circuit Court<br>309 W 20th Street Room 2300,<br>Cheyenne WY 82001<br>307-633-4298 <br>Website: http://courts.state.wy.us/Viewpage.aspx?PageURL=Brochure_files/cccys.html<br><br>  
:*[http://courts.state.wy.us/Viewpage.aspx?PageURL=Brochure_files/cccys.html Laramie County Circuit Court]<br>309 W 20th Street Room 2300,<br>Cheyenne WY 82001<br>307-633-4298<br><br>  
:*Burns Municipal Court<br>102 East 1st Street<br>Burns WY 82053<br>307-547-2206<br><br>  
:*Burns Municipal Court<br>102 East 1st Street<br>Burns WY 82053<br>307-547-2206<br><br>  
:*Cheyenne Municipal Court<br>309 W 20th St Room 2100 <br>Cheyenne WY 82001<br>307-633-4422<br><br>  
:*Cheyenne Municipal Court<br>309 W 20th St Room 2100 <br>Cheyenne WY 82001<br>307-633-4422<br><br>  

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United States Gotoarrow.png Wyoming Gotoarrow.png Laramie County

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

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Online Records

Laramie County, Wyoming
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wyoming
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
Founded January 9, 1867
County Seat Cheyenne
Address Laramie County Courthouse
309 W 20th Street
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Phone: 307.633.4268
Laramie County Website

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Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss





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

Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Cheyenne

Court Records

Laramie County has a District Court, County Circuit Court, and Municipal Court. District and County Circuit courts are in Cheyenne and municipal courts are in Burns, Cheyenne, and Pine Bluffs. The District Court handles civil matters over $7000 (Judgments, Divorces, Torts, Adoptions, etc.), Criminal Felonies, Juvenile Crimes and Neglect, Paternity and Child Support Enforcement Cases, Probate Matters such as Estates or Involuntary Commitments. The Circuit Court is a limited jurisdiction court. It hears all misdemeanor criminal cases and smaller civil cases. Judges are full time and they must be lawyers. Municipal Court administers the operation of the judicial branch of the City Government according to the ordinances adopted by the City Council.

  • Laramie County District Court
    309 W. 20th Street Room 3205
    Cheyenne WY 82003-0787

  • Laramie County Circuit Court
    309 W 20th Street Room 2300,
    Cheyenne WY 82001

  • Burns Municipal Court
    102 East 1st Street
    Burns WY 82053

  • Cheyenne Municipal Court
    309 W 20th St Room 2100
    Cheyenne WY 82001

  • Pine Bluffs Municipal Court
    220 Main Street, PO Box 429
    Pine Bluffs WY 82082

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups



Land and Property




Naturalization and Citizenship




Public Records



County Clerk has marriage records from 1868 and land records; Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records.[2]

Family History Centers
  • Cheyenne Wyoming Genealogical and Historical Society
    P.O. Box 2539
    Cheyenne, WY 82003-2539
    Email: cghswyoming@gmail.com

    "Local research volunteers will give 30 minutes of time to research information located in the Laramie County Library Genealogy Room. Additional time needed to research data outside of the Genealogy Room may be billed per an agreement with the research volunteer." Requests for research should have the word "research" in the subject line of emails or on the envelopes of written requests.

  • Union Pacific Historical Society
    1111 East Lincolnway
    Cheyenne, WY 82001-4849
    Mailing Address:
    PO Box 4006
    Cheyenne, Wyoming 82003
    Telephone: (307) 635-5197

    The Society was founded in 1984 to preserve the rich and colorful history of the railroad from its beginning in 1862 to the present. It is not connected with the railroad, only with preserving history.


Vital Records


Over 214 marriages from 7 Feb 1868 to 23 Aug 1899 are listed in the Western States Marriage Index.



  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog


Albin Cheyenne Horse Creek Pine Bluffs
Altvan Durham Islay Ranchettes
Arcola Egbert Lambert South Greeley
Athol Farthing Meriden Speer
Burns Gleason Orchard Valley Tracy
Carpenter Hillsdale Otto Tremain


  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. Laramie County, Wyoming