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State Resources — Wyoming

Updated: August 2002

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document Vital Records

State office has birth and death records since July 1909, and marriage and divorce records since May 1941.

Birth, Marriage, Divorce, and Death Records

On the Internet: Vital Records Services.
Call (307) 777-7591 for information on record lookup fees.
Write to:
Vital Records Services
Hathaway Building
Cheyenne, WY 82002

For local marriage records, contact the County Clerk in county where the license was issued. Cost will vary.

For local divorce records, contact the Clerk of District Court where divorce took place. Cost will vary.

book State Archives and Libraries

They currently have census records from 1870-1920, newspapers on microfilm (not indexed), heritage books, city directories from 1884-present, family histories, and photo collections.

Write to:
Wyoming State Archives-Research Division
2301 Central Ave.
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Telephone: (307) 777-7826
Web site:
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00, closed Saturday, Sunday, and all state holidays.

 Local Genealogical Societies

They currently have the Family History Library of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints library archives, county books, New England collection, the Pennsylvania archives, census indexes, and published books.

Write to:
Laramie County Library
2800 Central Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Telephone: (307) 635-1032
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