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{{stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] > Park County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Park_County,_Wyoming|Park County]]''  
  
[[Image:Park County Wyoming.png|thumb|right|Location of Park County in Wyoming]]  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Park 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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| founded year = 1909
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| founded date = February 15
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| seat = Cody
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| building address = Park County Courthouse<br>1002 Sheridan Avenue<br>PO Box 160<br>Cody, WY 82414<br>Phone: 307.587.5548<br>[http://www.parkcounty.us/ '''Park County Website'''] }}
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[[Image:Park County Wyoming.png|thumb|right|Park County Wyoming.png]]  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1911; <br>Clerk 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. 767. Park County, Wyoming</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1909--''''''Park''' County was created 15 February 1909&nbsp;from [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Cody <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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'''1909--''''''Park''' County was created 15 February 1909&nbsp;from [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Cody <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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{| cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" width="800" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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| Badger Basin
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| Canyon Village
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garland,_Wyoming Garland]
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Park%2C+Powell|subject|disp=Powell}}
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| Tower Junction
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| Bannock Ford
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Park%2C+Clark|subject|disp=Clark}}
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| Mammoth
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralston,_Wyoming Ralston]
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| Vocation
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|-
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| Buffalo Ford
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| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Park%2C+Cody|subject|disp=Cody}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meeteetse,_Wyoming Meeteetse]
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| Soda Butte (hist.)
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wapiti,_Wyoming Wapiti]
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|-
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| Canyon Junction
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| Devils Den
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| Pahaska Tepee
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| Sunshine
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|}
  
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<br><br><br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br><br>
  
*&nbsp;&nbsp; [[Big_Horn_County,_Wyoming|&nbsp;Big Horn]]
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Carbon_County,_Montana|Carbon County, Montana]]
 
*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Fremont_County,_Wyoming|Fremont]]
 
*&nbsp;&nbsp; [[Gallatin_County,_Montana|&nbsp;Gallatin County, Montana]]
 
*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Hot_Springs_County,_Wyoming|Hot Springs]]
 
*&nbsp;&nbsp; [[Park_County,_Montana|&nbsp;Park County, Montana]]
 
*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Teton_County,_Wyoming|Teton]]
 
*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Washakie_County,_Wyoming|Washakie]]
 
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|&nbsp;Big Horn]]
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Carbon County, Montana|Carbon County, Montana]]
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Fremont County, Wyoming|Fremont]]
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; [[Gallatin County, Montana|&nbsp;Gallatin County, Montana]]
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Hot Springs County, Wyoming|Hot Springs]]
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; [[Park County, Montana|&nbsp;Park County, Montana]]
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Teton County, Wyoming|Teton]]
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*&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;[[Washakie County, Wyoming|Washakie]]
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Wyoming}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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LDS ward and branches:&nbsp; Cody
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
694 marriages from 1 Jan 1900 to 7 Jul 1926 are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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694 marriages from 1 Jan 1900 to 7 Jul 1926 are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers <br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Cody Wyoming Family History Center]]
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*[[Meeteetse Wyoming Family History Center]]
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*[[Powell Wyoming Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wypark/lookups.htm Lookups (GenWeb)]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wypark/lookups.htm Lookups (GenWeb)]  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Park_County%2C_Wyoming Wikipedia]  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Park_County%2C_Wyoming Wikipedia]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205196&subject_disp=Wyoming%2C+Park&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Park|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 01:38, 15 March 2013

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Park County, Wyoming
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Wyoming
Location of Wyoming in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 15, 1909
County Seat Cody
Courthouse
Address Park County Courthouse
1002 Sheridan Avenue
PO Box 160
Cody, WY 82414
Phone: 307.587.5548
Park County Website
File:Park County Wyoming.png
Park County Wyoming.png

County Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1911;
Clerk Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

'1909--'Park County was created 15 February 1909 from Big Horn County.  County seat: Cody [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Badger Basin Canyon Village Garland Powell Tower Junction
Bannock Ford Clark Mammoth Ralston Vocation
Buffalo Ford Cody Meeteetse Soda Butte (hist.) Wapiti
Canyon Junction Devils Den Pahaska Tepee Sunshine





                                                                                                                                                                       

Neighboring Counties


Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS ward and branches:  Cody

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

694 marriages from 1 Jan 1900 to 7 Jul 1926 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

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