“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Afton, Wyoming

Clickable Map of Lincoln County, Wyoming and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Lincoln County, WY (30) Sublette County, WY (48) Sweetwater County, WY (86) Teton County, WY (83) Uinta County, WY (59) Bear Lake County, ID (48) Bonneville County, ID (18) Caribou County, ID (60) Rich County, UT (7)  LincolnCounty(30) Lincoln County (30)  SubletteCounty(48) Sublette County (48)  SweetwaterCounty(86) Sweetwater County (86)  TetonCounty(83) Teton County (83)  UintaCounty(59) Uinta County (59)  BearLakeCountyIdaho(48) Bear Lake County (48)  BonnevilleCounty(18) Bonneville County (18)  CaribouCounty(60) Caribou County (60)  RichCountyUtah(7) Rich County (7)
Kemmerer is the county seat for Lincoln County
Afton is in Lincoln County
      Lincoln County (30)  
      Sublette County (48)  
      Sweetwater County (86)  
      Teton County (83)  
      Uinta County (59)  
      Bear Lake County, Idaho (48)  
      Bonneville County, Idaho (18)  
      Caribou County, Idaho (60)  
      Rich County, Utah (7)  
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1 Wyoming, Lincoln County, Afton — Afton Wyoming
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2 Wyoming, Lincoln County, Afton — Mormons in Star Valley
First Mormons of record in the valley were 40 emigrants, miners from England, employed in 1858 by F.W. Lander to work on the Lander Cut-Off of the Pacific Wagon Road. By 1870 Church cattle were summer pastured in the valley. In 1879 the Church . . . Map (db m90526) HM
3 Wyoming, Lincoln County, Afton — 371 — Osmond
Dry Creek, later called Mt. Pleasant, was settled in 1886. The first public building erected in this area, 1891, was a log schoolhouse also used as a church. Students furnished their own desks and stools. George Hardman, teacher. Osmond Ward, . . . Map (db m90525) HM
4 Wyoming, Lincoln County, Afton — 237 — Star Valley
In the spring of 1879 a group of pioneers from Bear Lake settled here. Moses Thatcher explored the area, dedicated it as a home for the Latter Day Saints, calling it Star Valley. Freedom and Auburn settled in 1879 and Afton in 1885. The first public . . . Map (db m90548) HM
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Apr. 22, 2024