Place:Campbell, Wyoming, United States

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Campbell County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 census, the population was 46,133, making it the third-most populous county in Wyoming. Its county seat is Gillette.

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History

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Campbell County was created on February 21, 1911 with land detached from Crook County and Weston County.

Campbell County was named either for John Allen Campbell, a governor of the Wyoming Territory or for Robert Campbell, an early trapper, who was a fur trader associated with William Henry Ashley.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1885 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1911 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1913 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1913 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1913 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1920 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1920 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1920 5,233
1930 6,720
1940 6,048
1950 4,839
1960 5,861
1970 12,957
1980 24,367
1990 29,370

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