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Our Genealogy Helper for Erramouspe Place ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Erramouspe Place (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Erramouspe Place. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

Name Variations for Erramouspe Place ...

When searching records, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Our sources include documents like maps, railroad schedules, Travel, Express and Shipping Guides. Many of these documents date from the 1800's and it's common to find spelling differences.

Although we can't give a definitive list, hopefully the following will give you a feel for the variations that might have occurred.

For example, a typical abbreviation for Erramouspe Place: Erramouspe Pl. (or less commonly used: Erramouspe Plc.)

If you have information about these names (such as the reason for the change, date of change, the origin of the name), please Contact Us.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals and doctors were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Erramouspe Place is located in Fremont County.

To see how the shape of Wyoming's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Fremont County: Carbon, Hot Springs, Natrona, Park, Sublette, Sweetwater, Teton & Washakie.

Below are the counties that are near Erramouspe Place. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Erramouspe Place:

  • Fremont County     (The home county of Erramouspe Place)
    • South Pass City [Fremont County]
    • Atlantic City [Fremont County]
    • Miners Delight [Fremont County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Miners Delight
      • Miners Delight [Fremont County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Erramouspe Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Miners Delight have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lander [Fremont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lander
      • Lander [Fremont County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the north of Erramouspe Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,467 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lander
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lander<2>
    • Hudson [Fremont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hudson
      • Hudson [Fremont County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the north of Erramouspe Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 443 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hudson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson<2>
    • Fort Washakie [Fremont County]
  • Sublette County
    • Big Sandy [Sublette County]
  • Sweetwater County
    • Farson [Sweetwater County]

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Erramouspe Place, see our County-by-County Page for Erramouspe Place.

Newspapers Published in Erramouspe Place ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 18 newspapers that have been published in the area around Erramouspe Place.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Erramouspe Place, there are papers which were published within 40 miles [64.4 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Erramouspe Place.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Erramouspe Place:

  • Of Special Interest ...
    • The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.
    • Stories from Wyoming

Cemeteries Near Erramouspe Place ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Erramouspe Place.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Erramouspe Place covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<5>

While we didn't find Erramouspe Place in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Erramouspe Place.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Erramouspe Place, with the one closest to Erramouspe Place listed first.

  • South Pass City [Fremont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Pass City
    • South Pass City [Fremont County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Erramouspe Place
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 33 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, South Pass City had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Pass City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Pass City<2>
  • Atlantic City [Fremont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atlantic City
    • Atlantic City [Fremont County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Erramouspe Place
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 156 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Atlantic City had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlantic City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlantic City<2>
  • Miners Delight [Fremont County] - Historic
    • While Miners Delight was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Miners Delight
    • Miners Delight [Fremont County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Erramouspe Place
    • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 29 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Miners Delight had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Miners Delight have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Lander [Fremont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lander
    • Lander [Fremont County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the north of Erramouspe Place
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 525 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,467 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Lander had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lander
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lander<2>

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Erramouspe Place. See our List of 1890's Communities around Erramouspe Place.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Erramouspe Place. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Fremont County: www.fremontcounty.org/

The official website for State of Wyoming: www.wyo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Erramouspe Place) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Erramouspe Place. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4177, Longitude: -108.8054       In this case, the coordinates for Erramouspe Place have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Erramouspe Place, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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