Addresses and Information for Fremont County

Click on any of the links below to find information and addresses:
 


Genealogy Societies and Museums

The Lander Valley Genealogical Society was founded November, 1997 in Lander, Wyoming.   Meetings are at the Fremont County Library in Lander on the second Thursday of the month, at 7:00 PM, from September through May.

Fremont County Genealogical Society
C/O Riverton Branch Library
1330 W. Park
Riverton, WY 82501

Meetings:  Second Tuesday of each month, 7 p.m. at the Riverton Branch Library.   Members are willing to help others with a smile! Also, classes on how to get started in genealogy are offered.  New members always welcome.

Riverton Museum
700 East Park
Riverton, WY 82501
307-856-2665
E-mail to:
ljost@wyoming.com

The Riverton Museum maintains a library with resources that may be of value to genealogical researchers seeking information about people in the Riverton, Shoshoni, Pavillion and eastern Fremont County areas. Queries are welcome and they are handled as time permits.


County Courthouse and Clerks

Fremont County Courthouse
County Clerk 
450 N. 2nd 
Lander, WY 82520
1-800-967-2297 
Lander City Clerk
240 Lincoln
Lander, WY 82520
307-332-2588 or 2870
Pavillion City Clerk
- refer to Riverton City Clerk
Riverton City Hall
816 N. Federal Blvd.
Riverton, WY 82501 
307-856-2227
Dubois City Clerk   
Municipal County Clerk
712 Meckem
Dubois, WY  82513
307-455-2920
Shoshoni City Clerk
Shoshoni City Hall
212 Idaho
Shoshoni, WY 82649 
307-876-2515 

 


Libraries

Dubois Branch Library
312 E. Ramshorn Dr.
Dubois, WY  82513-0787
307-455-2992
Fax 307-455-2992
duboislib@wyoming.com
Fremont County Library
451 N. 2nd
Lander, WY 82520-2316 
307-332-5194
Fax 307-332-3909
lander@will.state.wy.us
Riverton Branch Library
1330 W. Park Ave.
Riverton, WY 82501-3249
307-856-3556
Fax 307-857-3722
riverton@will.state.wy.us
Shoshoni Branch Library
215 E. Second St.
Shoshoni, WY 82649
307-876-2780

 


Wyoming State Archives

Wyoming State Archives
Barrett Building
 
2301 Central Ave. 
Cheyenne, WY 82002 
307-777-7826 
Fax 307-777-7044 
wyarchives@missc.state.wy.us


Family History Centers in Wyoming

 

Afton 347 Jefferson 307-886-3905
Casper Corner of Fox & 45th 307-234-3326
Cheyenne Laramie County Library, 2800 Central Avenue 307-643-3561
Cody 1407 Heart Mountain 307-587-3427
Evanston 1224 Morse Lee Street (no phone listed)
Gillette 1500 O'Hara 307-686-2077
Green River 120 Shoshone Avenue 307-875-3972
Jackson Hole 520 East Broadway 307-733-6337
Kemmerer Antelope 3rd West Avenue 307-877-6502
Lander 653 Cascade -- (use the south door on the alley) 307-332-5930
Laramie 1219 Grand Avenue (no phone listed)
Lovell 50 West Main 307-548-2963
Lyman See Urie         ---
Rawlins 117 West Kendrick Street 307-324-5459
Riverton North 4th West & Elizabeth Drive 307-332-3666
Rock Springs 2055 Edgar Street 307-362-8062
Sheridan 2051 Colonial Drive 307-674-9904
Urie Stake Center 307-786-4559
Worland 500 Sagebrush Drive 307-347-8958

 


Newspapers

Dubois Frontier
8 Stalnaker St. 
Dubois, WY  82513 
307-455-2525 
Riverton Ranger
421 Main 
Riverton, WY  82501 
307-856-2244 
Shoshoni Pioneer
310 W. 6th
 
Shoshoni, WY  82649
307-876-2627
Wind River News
453 Main  
Lander, WY 82520 
307-332-2323 
1-800-656-8762
Wyoming State Journal
453 Main 
Lander, WY 82520 
307-332-2323 
1-800-656-8762 
Wyoming Wrangler
1150 River Lane 
Riverton, WY 82501 
307-856-1472 
  Yellowstone Journal
453 Main 
Lander, WY 82520 
307-332-2323 
1-800-656-8762

 


Online Resources for Fremont County

Click HERE to go to Rootsweb's Fremont County Resources page.  You can find links to Fremont County web sites or add a link to your Fremont County site, search the Fremont County USGenWeb Archives, search and join the Fremont County Genealogy mailing list, and search the following tools:

  • World Connect Family Trees

  • Social Security Death Index

  • Wyoming Rootsweb surname list

  • Immigrants Ships Transcriber Guild lists