Natrona County, Wyoming Genealogy

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County Courthouse


Parent County

1888--'Natrona County was created 9 March 1888 from Carbon County.  County seat: Casper [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Alcova Blue Hill (hist.) Edgerton Paradise Valley
Allendale Brookhurst Evansville Petrie
Antelope Hills Bucknum Hartrandt Powder River
Arminto Camel Hump Hiland Red Butte
Badwater Casper Homa Hills Salt Creek (hist.)
Bar Nunn Casper Mountain Midwest Strouds
Bessemer (hist.) Cow Hollow Mills Vista West
Bessemer Bend Crimson Dawn Mountain View Waltman
Bishop Eadsville (hist.) Natrona

Neighboring Counties



  • Arminto... SE1/4 NW1/4 SEC14 T37N R87W
  • Bothwell... SE1/4 SEC21 T30N R85W No visible graves.
  • Casper Mountain... aka Laymon Cemetery, Echo Canyon Cemetery, Elkhorn Canyon Cemetery SE1/4 SEC4 T32N R79W ASHES ONLY
  • Crimson Dawn... SEC23 T32N R79W
  • Eadsville... SEC19 T32N R79W
  • Edgerton... SEC19 T40N R78W
  • Fougstedt... SEC8 T23N R79W
  • Freeland... S1/2 SW1/4 SEC14 T31N R80W
  • Highland (1889 to present)... Owned by the City of Casper. Phone 1-307-235-8317
  • Hiland... aka Wolton Cemetery SE1/4 SEC2 T36N R88W
  • Martins Cove... SEC28 T29N R78W No visible graves.
  • Memorial Gardens (1961 to present)... Privately owned. Phone 1-307-472-6345
  • Midwest... SEC21 T40N R79W
  • New Alcova... SEC13 T30N R83W
  • O'Donnell... NW1/4 NW1/4 SEC25 T36N R89W
  • Old Alcova... NE1/4 NW1/4 SEC18 T30N R82W
  • Oregon Trail (1984 to present)... Veterans cemetery
  • Pathfinder... 1/2 mile NE of Pathfinder Dam
  • Red Buttes... SW1/4 NW1/4 SEC16 T33N R80W Memorial to the soldiers who died here. NO GRAVES.
  • Waltman... SEC20 T36N R86W

The Natrona County Genealogical Society has records for most of these cemeteries, as well as a number of isolated single grave sites in the county.


LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Casper Stake 3931 W 45th St, Casper, Wyoming 82604. Phone 1-307-265-1834.



Local Histories



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





Vital Records

390 marriages from 29 May 1890 to 15 Sep 1908 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites


  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 (accessed 18 July 2011).
  3. "Oregon California Trails Association" at (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. "The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at (accessed 18 July 2011).