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Today, most Wyoming residents are of northern European descent.  
 
Today, most Wyoming residents are of northern European descent.  
  
==== African Americans ====
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==== African Americans ====
  
 
Several thousand African Americans are located primarily around Cheyenne.  
 
Several thousand African Americans are located primarily around Cheyenne.  
  
==== American Indians ====
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==== American Indians ====
  
 
Many Arapahoe, Cheyenne, and Shoshoni Indians live on the Wind River Reservation of west-central Wyoming (see [[Indians of Wyoming|Indians of Wyoming]]).  
 
Many Arapahoe, Cheyenne, and Shoshoni Indians live on the Wind River Reservation of west-central Wyoming (see [[Indians of Wyoming|Indians of Wyoming]]).  
  
*[[Basque Ethnic Group|Basque]]  
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==== [[Basque Ethnic Group|Basque]] ====
*Chinese  
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*Danes  
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==== Chinese ====
*Finns
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==== Danes ====
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==== Finns ====
  
 
A sizable number of Finns came to work the mines in Uinta and Sweetwater counties in the late 1880s. In 1895, a group of about 600 settlers came from Iowa and Illinois to homestead reclaimed land at a place now called Emblem.  
 
A sizable number of Finns came to work the mines in Uinta and Sweetwater counties in the late 1880s. In 1895, a group of about 600 settlers came from Iowa and Illinois to homestead reclaimed land at a place now called Emblem.  
  
*Germans  
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==== Germans ====
*Hispanic Americans
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==== Hispanic Americans ====
  
 
There are Hispanic groups around Rock Springs and Cheyenne.  
 
There are Hispanic groups around Rock Springs and Cheyenne.  
  
*Italians
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==== Italians ====
  
 
There are small numbers of Italians in Rock Springs.  
 
There are small numbers of Italians in Rock Springs.  
  
*Japanese  
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==== Japanese ====
*Irish  
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*Norwegians  
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==== Irish ====
*Russians  
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*Swedes
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==== Norwegians ====
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==== Russians ====
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==== Swedes ====
  
 
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[[Category:Wyoming|Ethnic Groups]] [[Category:Ethnic_Groups|Wyoming]] [[Category:Ethnic,_Political,_or_Religious_Groups]]

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Wyoming Ethnic Groups[edit | edit source]

Today, most Wyoming residents are of northern European descent.

African Americans[edit | edit source]

Several thousand African Americans are located primarily around Cheyenne.

American Indians[edit | edit source]

Many Arapahoe, Cheyenne, and Shoshoni Indians live on the Wind River Reservation of west-central Wyoming (see Indians of Wyoming).

Basque[edit | edit source]

Chinese[edit | edit source]

Danes[edit | edit source]

Finns[edit | edit source]

A sizable number of Finns came to work the mines in Uinta and Sweetwater counties in the late 1880s. In 1895, a group of about 600 settlers came from Iowa and Illinois to homestead reclaimed land at a place now called Emblem.

Germans[edit | edit source]

Hispanic Americans[edit | edit source]

There are Hispanic groups around Rock Springs and Cheyenne.

Italians[edit | edit source]

There are small numbers of Italians in Rock Springs.

Japanese[edit | edit source]

Irish[edit | edit source]

Norwegians[edit | edit source]

Russians[edit | edit source]

Swedes[edit | edit source]