Places

  • Cheyenne is also known as: Laramie County / Cheyenne city.

  • Cheyenne tourist attractions include: Wyoming State Capitol.

Facts

  • Cheyenne has been featured in films like: The Charge of the Light Brigade (1912).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Solomon Trujillo (businessperson), Cynthia Lummis (politician and lawyer), James Johnson (basketball player), Scott Avett (singer and musician), Colin M. Simpson (lawyer and politician), Dan Zwonitzer (politician), and Karen Morris-Gowdy (actor).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Wyoming Tribune Eagle and Wingspan.

History

Cheyenne ( /ʃaɪˈæn/ shy-AN or /ʃaɪˈɛn/) (Arapaho: Hítesííno'óowú' ) is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. Cheyenne is the northern terminus of the extensive and fast-growing Front Range Urban Corridor. Cheyenne is situated on Crow Creek and Dry Creek. The Cheyenne, Wyoming Metropolitan Area had a 2010 population of 91,738, making it the 354th most populated metropolitan area in the United States. On July 5, 1867, General Grenville M. Dodge and his survey crew platted the site now known as Cheyenne in Dakota Territory (later Wyoming Territory). This site was chosen as the point at which the Union Pacific Railroad crossed Crow Creek, a tributary of the South Platte River. The city was not named by Dodge, as his memoirs state, but rather by friends who accompanied him to the area Dodge called "Crow Creek Crossing." It was named for the American Indian Cheyenne nation, one of the most famous and prominent Great Plains tribes closely allied with the...

The official website for the city of Cheyenne is http://www.cheyennecity.org/.

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Cheyenne Obituaries

It was revealed by Grand Island Independent on May 6th, 2016 that Florence Goetsch (Keithley) died in Grand Island, Nebraska.  Ms. Goetsch was 89 years old and was born in Cheyenne, WY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Florence's life.

It was revealed on April 23rd, 2016 that Stuart Crawford passed away in Cheyenne, Wyoming.  Crawford was 56 years old and was born in Portsmouth, VA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Stuart's life.

It was disclosed on April 20th, 2016 that Carol Nuhn (Nelson) passed away in Cheyenne, Wyoming.  Ms. Nuhn was 57 years old and was born in Greeley, CO.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Carol's life.

It was reported on April 18th, 2016 that Patricia Ann Fay (Peterson) passed away in Keaau, Hawaii.  Ms. Fay was 75 years old and was born in Cheyenne, WY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Patricia Ann's life.

It was reported on March 31st, 2016 that Donald James Siglinger passed on in Cheyenne, Wyoming.  Siglinger was 65 years old and was born in Greeley, CO.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Donald James's life.

It was reported on March 30th, 2016 that Eugene Gus Jr Swenson died in Cheyenne, Wyoming.  Swenson was 71 years old and was born in Greeley, CO.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Eugene Gus Jr's life.

It was noted by Register Guard on February 25th, 2016 that Helen Joan Neves passed on in Springfield, Oregon.  Neves was 81 years old and was born in Cheyenne, WY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Helen Joan's life.

It was revealed by The News Tribune on February 18th, 2016 that Andre LaMone Cowan passed away in Washington.  Cowan was 41 years old and was born in Cheyenne, WY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Andre LaMone's life.

It was written by Greeley Tribune on February 13th, 2016 that Timothy Ralph "Tim" Lanning passed away in Greeley, Colorado.  Lanning was 61 years old and was born in Cheyenne, WY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Timothy Ralph "Tim"'s life.

It was reported on February 11th, 2016 that Barbara Miranda (Garcia) passed on in Cheyenne, Wyoming.  Ms. Miranda was 36 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Barbara's life.

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Charles Gregory Rasmussen Sr.
Burial will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Mr. Rasmussen passed away ... Amy Jo Mueller of Wyoming; mother, Jane Lucille Hartnagel Rasmussen of Cheyenne, Wyo.; a grandchild, A.J. Mueller of Wyoming; two sisters, Candace K. Rasmussen of Temple ...
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INGRID M. EGGE
Memorials may be given to the Alzheimer's Association or your choice. Condolences may be sent to Jerry Egge, 7405 North Milliron Road, Cheyenne, WY 82009, or Denise Kinderman, W. 4834 5th Ave., Trego, WI 54888. FUNERAL SERVICE: 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 12, in ...
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