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Wyoming County, Pennsylvania Facts

Wyoming County

When was Wyoming County, PA Created?
Wyoming County was established on April 4, 1842 from Luzerne County.

What is the County Seat of Wyoming County, PA?
The County Seat is located in Tunkhannock and in addition the county government website is unknown.

What counties are adjacent to Wyoming County, PA?
Bordering Counties are Susquehanna County, Lackawanna County, Luzerne County, Sullivan County, Bradford County.

Wyoming County, PA Vital Records

Where can find Wyoming County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Wyoming County vital records can be found at the Pennsylvania Office of Vital Records has copies of birth and death records since 1906 and death records. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Pennsylvania for current fees and application process. Birth, marriage, and death records are connected with central life events.

You can search online for Wyoming County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Pennsylvania  Birth CertificateDeath Certificate Applications to mail. Walk-in service is available at any of these six public offices: Erie, Harrisburg, New Castle, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh or Scranton.

Wyoming County, PA Census Records

What Wyoming County, PA census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Wyoming County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Wyoming Co. Mortality Schedules can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Wyoming Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be acquired for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Wyoming Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be found for 1890. You can find free down-loadable and also printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Pennsylvania Census Records Research Guide

Wyoming County, PA Courthouse and Government Records

Wyoming County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Wyoming County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Wyoming County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Pennsylvania Corthouse Records Research Guide.

Wyoming County, PA Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Wyoming County, PA?
A list of Wyoming County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Pennsylvania Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Wyoming County, PA Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Wyoming County, PA?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Wyoming County. Each of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business oriented Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some require a cost. This is basically a listing which has been compiled or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site over another.

Wyoming Co. PA Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Wyoming Co. PA Books, Newspapers & Publications

Wyoming Co. PA Church / Bible Records & Cemeteries / Graveyards

Wyoming Co. PA Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Wyoming Co. PA General and History Websites

Wyoming Co. PA Immigration & Naturalization

Wyoming Co. PA Military Records

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