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Niobrara County, Wyoming

Niobrara County was established on February 14, 1911 (organized 1913) from Converse County. The county was named for the  Niobrara River, which flows through the state. Niobrara is Omaha for flat or broad river..

Currently the Niobrara County Seat can be found in Lusk and the county government website is

Areas neighboring Niobrara County are Weston CountyCuster County, South Dakota, Fall River County, South Dakota, Sioux County, Nebraska, Goshen CountyPlatte CountyConverse County.

Cities and towns located in Niobrara County consists of Lusk, Manville, Van Tassell.

Niobrara County vital records can be found at the Wyoming Office of Vital Records has copies of birth, marriage, divorce and death records. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Wyoming for current fees and application process.

You can search online for Niobrara County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Wyomong Birth CertificateMarriage or Divorce CertificateDeath Certificate Applications to mail.

Niobrara County consists of Federal Census Schedules to aid in looking into your family tree. United states federal Population Schedules exist for 192019301940.

You will discover free downloadable and also printable census forms to help with your research.

Niobrara County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Niobrara County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Niobrara County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers typically overlook the value of Niobrara County court, probate, and land records as a useful resource of genealogy and family history details. Buried away in Wyoming courthouses and archives just about everywhere could be the aspirations and frustrations of countless Wyoming inhabitants. The possibilities are very good that your particular ancestors and forefathers have left a in-depth record of at least some facets of their lives in the Niobrara County court records. Even if your ancestors is not mentioned in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures which could have lead to him or her to appear in court records.

The below information and facts denotes what birth, death, marriage, property, probate, and legal records are typically in Niobrara County. The years suggested below tend to be the first recognized records data in this county.

Niobrara County Links

The following are links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources related to Niobrara County. A majority of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business oriented Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some require a payment. This is simply a directory that has been gathered or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another. Feel free to submit your own most liked Niobrara County genealogy or family history affiliated sites.

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