Place:Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States

NameWyoming
Alt namesWyomingsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates41.617°N 76.117°W
Located inPennsylvania, United States     (1842 - )
See alsoLuzerne, Pennsylvania, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Wyoming County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 28,276. Its county seat is Tunkhannock. It was created in 1842 from part of Luzerne County.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1842 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1842 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1843 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1850 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
1850 10,655
1860 12,540
1870 14,585
1880 15,598
1890 15,891
1900 17,152
1910 15,509
1920 14,101
1930 15,517
1940 16,702
1950 16,766
1960 16,813
1970 19,082
1980 26,433
1990 28,076

Research Tips

External links

  • Outstanding guide to Wyoming County family history and genealogy resources (FamilySearch Research Wiki). Birth, marriage, and death records, censuses, wills, deeds, county histories, cemeteries, churches, newspapers, libraries, and genealogical societies.
  • www.pacounties.org/wyoming


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