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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Park County, 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|Park County Wyoming.png]]
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Guide to '''Park County Wyoming genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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{{WYDC}}
  
[http://www.parkcounty.us/ Park County Courthouse]<br> 1002 Sheridan Avenue; <br>PO Box 160<br> Cody, WY 82414<br> Phone: 307.587.5548&nbsp;<br><br>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>
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Park County
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| state = Wyoming
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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'''] }}
  
== History  ==
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[[Image:Park County Wyoming.png|thumb|right|Park County Wyoming.png]]  
 
 
==== 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>
 
 
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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| Badger Basin
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
| Canyon Village
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garland,_Wyoming Garland]
 
| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Park%2C+Powell|subject|disp=Powell}}
 
| Tower Junction
 
 
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| Bannock Ford
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Wyoming#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Park%2C+Clark|subject|disp=Clark}}
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Wyoming#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
| Mammoth
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Wyoming#Death|Death]]'''</center>
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralston,_Wyoming Ralston]  
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Wyoming#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
| Vocation
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Wyoming#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Park County, Wyoming#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
 
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| Buffalo Ford
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>----*</center>
| {{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Park%2C+Cody|subject|disp=Cody}}
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1911*</center>
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meeteetse,_Wyoming Meeteetse]
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>----*</center>
| Soda Butte (hist.)
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1911</center>
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wapiti,_Wyoming Wapiti]
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1911</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1911</center>
 
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| Canyon Junction
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Park County, Wyoming#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Park County, Wyoming#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Park County, Wyoming#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
| Devils Den
 
| Pahaska Tepee
 
| Sunshine
 
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*'''Parent County:''' created 15 February 1909 from [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn]]
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*'''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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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn]] | [[Carbon County, Montana|Carbon County, Montana]] | [[Fremont County, Wyoming|Fremont]] | [[Gallatin County, Montana|&nbsp;Gallatin County, Montana]] | [[Hot Springs County, Wyoming|Hot Springs]] | [[Park County, Montana|&nbsp;Park County, Montana]] | [[Teton County, Wyoming|Teton]] | [[Washakie County, Wyoming|Washakie]]
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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=== Resources ===
  
*&nbsp;&nbsp; [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|&nbsp;Big Horn]]
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==== Biography ====
*&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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== Resources ==
 
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Census ====
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==== Census ====
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{{Census|Wyoming}}
  
{{Census|Wyoming}}
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==== Church Records  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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'''LDS ward and branches'''
  
LDS ward and branches:&nbsp; Cody
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:*Cody
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Land  ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups  ====
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==== Genealogy  ====
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==== History  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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==== Migration  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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:*[http://wyonewspapers.org/ Wyoming Newspaper Project]
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==== Obituaries  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1911.<br>Court Clerk 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>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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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]]
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===== Libraries  =====
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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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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===== Birth  =====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Marriage =====
  
==== Family History Centers <br>  ====
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:*[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] over 694 marriages 1 Jan 1900 to 7 Jul 1926
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Death  =====
*[[Cody Wyoming Family History Center]]
 
*[[Meeteetse Wyoming Family History Center]]
 
*[[Powell Wyoming Family History Center]]
 
  
== Web Sites ==
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==== Websites ====
  
*[http://www.parkcounty.us/ County Wepbage]  
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*[http://www.parkcounty.us/ County Webpage]  
 
*[http://www.parkcounty.us/countyclerk.htm County Clerk]  
 
*[http://www.parkcounty.us/countyclerk.htm County Clerk]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wypark/ GenWeb]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wypark/ GenWeb]  
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*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Park|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Wyoming%2C+Park|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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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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| Badger Basin
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| Canyon Village
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garland,_Wyoming Garland]
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| Powell
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| Tower Junction
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| Bannock Ford
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| 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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| Buffalo Ford
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| 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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| Canyon Junction
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| Devils Den
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| Pahaska Tepee
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| Sunshine
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=== References  ===
  
 
<references />  
 
<references />  
  
 
{{Wyoming|Wyoming}}  
 
{{Wyoming|Wyoming}}  
{{Wyoming-stub}}
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[[Category:Park_County,_Wyoming]]
 
[[Category:Park_County,_Wyoming]]

Revision as of 05:09, 28 April 2013

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

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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


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Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
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1911*
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1911
1911
1911
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

LDS ward and branches

  • Cody

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1911.
Court Clerk has divorce, probate and court records[2]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Websites

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

References

  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. 767. Park County, Wyoming