Sweetwater County, Wyoming Genealogy Guide2016-05-11T00:35:19+00:00

Sweetwater County, Wyoming Genealogy Guide

Sweetwater County, Wyoming (Map It) was created on December 27, 1867 as one of the original five counties. The county was named for the Sweetwater River (a tributary of the North Platte River), which flows through the state..

Sweetwater County is bordered by Fremont County, Wyoming (north), Carbon County, Wyoming (east), Moffat County, Colorado (south), Daggett County, Utah (southwest), Summit County, Utah (southwest), Uinta County, Wyoming (southwest), Lincoln County, Wyoming (west), Sublette County, Wyoming (northwest).

Sweetwater County Cities and Towns include Bairoil, Granger, Superior, Wamsutter, Green River, Rock Springs.

Sweetwater County, Wyoming Courthouse Records

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

Sweetwater County, Wyoming Courthouse
Sweetwater 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 Sweetwater County record dates below are from the earliest date to present time.

  • Sweetwater 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 1870 and Land Records from 1867.
  • Sweetwater 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 1868 and Court Records from 1867 .

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