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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Niobrara County, Wyoming|Niobrara County]]''  
  
[[Image:Niobrara County Wyoming.png|thumb|right|Location of Niobrara County in Wyoming]]  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.natrona.net/ Niobrara County Courthouse]<br> 424 S Elm; PO Box 420<br> Lusk, WY 82225<br> Phone: 307.334.2211&nbsp;<br><br>Coun<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1348086804546_97" />ty Clerk has marriage and land records from 1888; <br>Clerk District Court has&nbsp;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. Biobrara County, Wyoming</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1911--''''''Niobrara''' County was organized 14 February 1911&nbsp;from [[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse ]]County.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Lusk <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;">
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'''1911--''''''Niobrara''' County was organized 14 February 1911&nbsp;from [[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse ]]County.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Lusk <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  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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{| width="800" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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| Hat Creek (hist.)
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lance_Creek,_Wyoming Lance Creek]
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| Redbird
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| West Lance Creek
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| Keeline
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lusk,_Wyoming Lusk]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Van_Tassell,_Wyoming Van Tassell]
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| Whitman
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| Kirtley
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manville,_Wyoming Manville]
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Converse County, Wyoming|Converse]]
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*[[Custer County, South Dakota|Custer County, South Dakota]]
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*[[Fall River County, South Dakota|Fall River County, South Dakota]]
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*[[Goshen County, Wyoming|Goshen]]
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*[[Platte County, Wyoming|Platte]]
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*[[Sioux County, Nebraska|Sioux County, Nebraska]]
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*[[Weston County, Wyoming|Weston&nbsp;]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church ====
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==== Census ====
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{{Census|Wyoming}}
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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''Lusk Free Lance'' - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [http://pluto.state.wy.us:8080/awweb/main.jsp?smd=2&nid=4447/54737/62284/98297&hnt=browse8]
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''Lusk Standard'' - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [http://pluto.state.wy.us:8080/awweb/main.jsp?smd=2&nid=4447/54737/62284/76669&hnt=browse8]
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''Lusk Harold'' -- copies of older years at Wyoming State Archives: [http://pluto.state.wy.us:8080/awweb/main.jsp?smd=2&nid=4447/54737/62284/62285&hnt=browse8]
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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105 marriages from Feb 1913 to Jun 1916 and from Oct 1927 to Nov 1928 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index (website). When searching marriages at the courthouse please note that the earliest marriages (1913-1927) are in volume 20, pp. 185-640, with subsequent years being in volume 19 (1927-).
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wyniobra/lookups.htm Lookups (GenWeb)]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wyniobra/lookups.htm Lookups (GenWeb)]  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Niobrara_County%2C_Wyoming Wikipedia]  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Niobrara_County%2C_Wyoming Wikipedia]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205195&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Niobrara&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Niobrara|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 18:05, 4 October 2012

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County Courthouse

Niobrara County Courthouse
424 S Elm; PO Box 420
Lusk, WY 82225
Phone: 307.334.2211 

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1888;
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

'1911--'Niobrara County was organized 14 February 1911 from Converse County. County seat: Lusk [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Hat Creek (hist.) Lance Creek Redbird West Lance Creek
Keeline Lusk Van Tassell Whitman
Kirtley Manville





Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Lusk Free Lance - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [1]

Lusk Standard - no longer operating -- Wyoming State Archives: [2]

Lusk Harold -- copies of older years at Wyoming State Archives: [3]

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

105 marriages from Feb 1913 to Jun 1916 and from Oct 1927 to Nov 1928 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index (website). When searching marriages at the courthouse please note that the earliest marriages (1913-1927) are in volume 20, pp. 185-640, with subsequent years being in volume 19 (1927-).

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 766. Biobrara County, Wyoming
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

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