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Guide to '''Broadwater County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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| county = Broadwater County
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| founded year = 1897
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| building address = Broadwater County Courthouse<br> 515 Broadway<br>Townsend, MT 59644<br>Phone: 406.266.3443<br>[http://www.townsendmt.com/chd_sec4pg1.asp '''Broadwater County Website'''] }}  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.townsendmt.com/chd_sec4pg1.asp Broadwater County Courthouse]<br>515 Broadway<br>Townsend, MT 59644<br>Phone: 406.266.3443&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk Records has birth and death from 1900, <br>land and military records; Clerk Court has marriage, <br>divorce, probate, court and naturalization records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 415.</ref>  
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County Clerk Records has birth and death from 1900, <br>land and military records; Clerk Court has marriage, <br>divorce, probate, court and naturalization records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 415.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 00:23, 18 April 2013

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Guide to Broadwater County Montana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Broadwater County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 9, 1897
County Seat Townsend
Courthouse
Address Broadwater County Courthouse
515 Broadway
Townsend, MT 59644
Phone: 406.266.3443
Broadwater County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk Records has birth and death from 1900,
land and military records; Clerk Court has marriage,
divorce, probate, court and naturalization records[1]

History

Parent County

1897--Broadwater County was created 9 February 1897 from Jefferson and Meagher Counties.
County seat: Townsend [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Lombard Toston
Radersburg Winston

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Broadwater County, Montana Genealogy census records online, see: Montana Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

  • See an interactive map of Broadwater County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including Butte and Helena newspapers that may include residents of Broadwater County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

For early marriages see Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 415.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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