Lincoln County, Wyoming Genealogy Guide
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Lincoln County is bordered by Teton County, Wyoming (north), Sublette County, Wyoming (northeast), Sweetwater County, Wyoming (east), Uinta County, Wyoming (south), Rich County, Utah (southwest), Bear Lake County, Idaho (west), Caribou County, Idaho (northwest), Idaho County, Idaho (northwest), Bonneville County, Idaho (northwest).
Lincoln County Cities and Towns include Kemmerer, Afton, Alpine, Cokeville, Diamondville, La Barge, Opal, Star Valley Ranch, Thayne.
Lincoln County, Wyoming Courthouse Records
Lincoln 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 Lincoln County record dates below are from the earliest date to present time.
- Lincoln 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 1913 and Land Records from 1871.
- Lincoln 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 1899 and Court Records from 1913.
Lincoln County, Wyoming Census Records
Lincoln County, Wyoming Vital Records
- Learn More: State of Wyoming Vital Records
- Birth Records: from 1909 to present
- Marriage, Divorce and Death Records: from previous 50 years to present records more than 50 years old should be obtained from the Wyoming State Archives
- Locations: Wyoming Office of Vital Statistics, Wyoming State Archives
- Vital Records Online: USAVital, VitalChek or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Marriage or Divorce Certificate, Death Certificate Applications.
- In Person: Vital Statistics Services, 2300 Capitol Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82002; (307) 777-7591
Lincoln County, Wyoming Resources
- Lincoln County Historical Society
- Star Valley Historical Society / Museum
- Lincoln County, Wyoming Message Boards
- Lincoln County, Wyoming Genealogy Forum