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CARBON COUNTY, WYOMING HISTORY HOMEPAGE

Welcome to the Carbon County History Homepage. The background of this page is a photo we took of Ferris Mountains, east of Muddy Gap, in November 2001 at sunset.

Established in 1868 as a county in the Dakota Territory, Carbon County has a rich history of cattle, sheep, mining, and railroads. We hope to help acquaint you with it's history, as well as help you locate information on your family roots in Carbon County.

Carbon County Courthouse
P.O. Box 6
Rawlins , WY 82301-0006
Phone: (307) 328-2668
Fax: (307) 328-2669

Mary and Don Saban

Carbon County Coordinators

Feel free to contact us at any time at genrockies@.com - put Carbon County WY in the subject line!

Wyoming Logo is Exclusive Property of Mary and Don Saban. Perpetual Copyright 1998 All Rights Reserved.

Please be advised that we have removed all clickable e-mail links. The e-mail addresses are there, but in order to send mail either copy the address into your e-mail or use "cut and paste". This had to be done to protect those who have their e-mails on our websites. Spammers use search engines to pick up e-mail addresses. We are told that only the clickable addresses are retrieved.

OUR CARBON COUNTY RESOURCES
CARBON QUERIES AND SURNAME REGISTER

Coming soon

TOWNS OF CARBON COUNTY EARLY NAMES OF CARBON COUNTY 1888 MAP OF CARBON COUNTY
WYOMING FRONTIER PRISON new CARBON COUNTY PHOTO COLLECTION new CEMETERIES  
CARBON CENSUS

This takes you to our Wyoming 1870 Census which we are working on.

LOOKUP VOLUNTEERS

Judy Cowen-Hodges - Saratoga and Encampment only. Please limit your request to two surnames. jhodges@carbonpower.net

DEPUTY ROBERT WIDDOWFIELD - and the story of Big Nose George

under construction

 

OUR WYOMING RESOURCES
WYOMING HISTORY HOMEPAGE

WYOMING RESOURCES

WYOMING PHOTO ALBUM WYOMING MIGRATIONS WYOMING MAPS

Includes the 1900 D & RG Railroad Map of Wyoming

WYOMING GENEOLOGY LIBRARIES AND MUSEUMS WYOMING VETERANS TOWNS AND ZIPS OF WYOMING
WYOMING GOVERNMENT WYOMING CENSUS    
OUR GENERAL RESOURCES
Family History Homepage General Family History Resources U.S. States - State by State International Resources
Military Resources Cemeteries, Funeral Homes and Obituaries Scotland-United Kingdom

Meikle-One Name Study

Thompson Old Tyme Photo Album

Old Tyme Christmas Card Collection

Church Photo Collection

 

OFF SITE CARBON COUNTY RESOURCES

Please visit Tim Taylor's new site on Rawlins history - http://www.rawlinshistory.com/

Carbon County Visitors Council

http://www.wyomingcarboncounty.com/

Lee Bonnett's Carbon County Homepage

http://www.carbonwy.com/Directory.aspx?did=27

Arthur J. Jaramillo's Carbon County

E-mail WYCarbonCounty@lycos.com

http://wycarboncounty.tripod.com/

National Register of Historic Places in Carbon County

http://nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com/WY/Carbon/state.html

Carbon County GenWeb

http://www.rootsweb.com/~wycarbon/

The Prospector's Cache

http://www.49ermike.com/

Rawlins Family History Center

117 West Kendrick Street
307-324-5459

Hanna Wyoming Cemetery at Interment.net

Reader's Cemetery near Savery Wyoming- These photos were taken by Shirley Woodruff. new

CARBON COUNTY MESSAGE BOARD AT ROOTSWEB

Join the Carbon County Mailing List at Rootsweb

For Regular Mode - send one word 'subscribe' to wycarbon-l-request@rootsweb.com

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1935 Rawlins High School - by Von Mings Stachon new John and Minnie Hartt - by Cathy Hartt new  
CARBON COUNTY CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE
Ms. Carol Schroeder
Elk Mountain Chamber of Commerce
Post Office Box 121
Elk Mountain Wyoming 82324
348-7479
Verda Day
Medicine Bow Chamber of Commerce
Post office Box 470
Medicine Bow Wyoming 82329
379-2770
Rawlins-Carbon County chamber of Commerce

Saratoga Platte Valley Chamber of Commerce

http://www.saratogachamber.info/

   
MUSEUMS AND MEMORIAL SITES
Grand Encampment Museum

http://gemuseum.com/

Carbon County Museum

http://www.carboncountymuseum.org/

Martin's Cove Handcart Site

http://www.lds.org/church/places-to-visit/mormon-handcart-historic-site

Wyoming Frontier Prison

http://wyomingfrontierprison.org/

   
CARBON COUNTY TOWNS ON LINE
Medicine Bow, WY Homepage

http://medicinebow.org/

City of Rawlins

http://www.rawlins-wyoming.com/

FACEBOOK

If you have a FB group or community page related to Carbon County and it's history or genealogy or specific topic, send us the link to record it here - genrockies@yahoo.com

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Rawlins, Wyoming 82301

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