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Hat Creek, Wyoming
Welcome to Hat Creek ...
Although we found mention of Hat Creek during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Hat Creek was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Hat Creek was located in Converse County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Hat Creek to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Hat Creek - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Hat Creek, please Contact Us.
A typical abbreviation for Hat Creek: Hat Crk. (or less commonly used: Hat Ck. or Hat Cr.)
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Hat Creek might be (or was) located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Hat Creek would be found within the (307) area code.
Communities Also Named Hat Creek ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wyoming communities named Hat Creek: This one is located in Converse County and the other is located in Niobrara County.
Beyond Wyoming, there are 4 communities that are also named Hat Creek - they are located in California, South Dakota and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hat Creek.
Adding Hat Creek to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Hat Creek was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hat Creek on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Converse County: www.conversecounty.org/
The official website for State of Wyoming: www.wyo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Dec 2021