Fremont County, Wyoming Genealogy Guide

Fremont County, Wyoming (Map It) was created on March 05, 1884 from Sweetwater County. The county was named in honor of John C. Frémont (1813–1890), explorer, U.S. Senator for California, and the first presidential candidate of a major party to run on a platform in opposition to slavery.

Fremont County is bordered by Hot Springs County, Wyoming (north), Washakie County, Wyoming (northeast), Natrona County, Wyoming (east), Carbon County, Wyoming (south), Sweetwater County, Wyoming (south), Sublette County, Wyoming (west), Teton County, Wyoming (northwest), Park County, Wyoming (northwest).

Fremont County Cities and Towns include Lander, Riverton, Dubois, Hudson, Pavillion, Shoshoni.

Fremont County, Wyoming Courthouse Records

The Fremont County Courthouse is located in Lander, Wyoming. Learn More About State of Wyoming Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Fremont County, Wyoming Courthouse
Fremont County, WY Courthouse

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research. The Fremont County record dates below are from the earliest date to present time.

  • Fremont County Clerk & Recorder's Office responsibilities which include maintaining records of land transactions (deeds, mortgages, subdivisions, mineral leases, etc) and ssue Wyoming Marriage Licenses. They have Marriage Records from 1884 and Land Records from 1882.
  • Fremont County Clerk of District Court has many responsibilities which include the administration of estates, probate of wills, the appointment of guardians and is responsible for filing and maintaining records of all court proceedings and documents of both civil and criminal nature. They have has Probate Records from 1884 and Court Records from 1884   .

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