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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Broadwater County'''  
 
[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Broadwater County'''  
  
Guide to '''Broadwater County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Broadwater County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
{{MTDC}}  
 
{{MTDC}}  
  
== County Courthouse ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Broadwater County
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| county_map =
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| state = Montana
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| state_map = Montana.png
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| founded year = 1897
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| founded date = February 9
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| seat = Townsend
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| building image =  
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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'''] }}
  
[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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== History ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County ====
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|-
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Broadwater County, Montana#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Broadwater County, Montana#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Broadwater County, Montana#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Broadwater County, Montana#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Broadwater County, Montana#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Broadwater County, Montana#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1894*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1897*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1903*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1897</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1897</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1897</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Broadwater County, Montana#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Broadwater County, Montana#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Broadwater County, Montana#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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'''1897--'''Broadwater County was created 9 February 1897&nbsp;from [[Jefferson County, Montana|Jefferson]] and [[Meagher County, Montana|Meagher]] Counties. <br>'''County seat:''' Townsend <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''Parent County:''' created 9 February 1897 from [[Jefferson County, Montana|Jefferson]] and [[Meagher County, Montana|Meagher]] counties
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*'''County Seat:''' Townsend <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Gallatin County, Montana|Gallatin]] | [[Jefferson County, Montana|Jefferson]] | [[Lewis and Clark County, Montana|Lewis and Clark]] | [[Meagher County, Montana|Meagher]]
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Biography ====
  
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lombard,_Montana Lombard]
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toston,_Montana Toston]
 
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radersburg,_Montana Radersburg]
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winston,_Montana Winston]
 
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Census ====
  
*[[Gallatin County, Montana|Gallatin]]
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{{Census|Montana}}
*[[Jefferson County, Montana|Jefferson]]
 
*[[Lewis and Clark County, Montana|Lewis and Clark]]
 
*[[Meagher County, Montana|Meagher]]
 
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Census ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
{{Census|Montana}}
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
  
==== Church ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== History ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
*See an [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MT/Broadwater_County interactive map] of Broadwater County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)
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:*See an [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MT/Broadwater_County interactive map] of Broadwater County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=59 {{nowrap|Butte and Helena newspapers}}] that may include residents of Broadwater County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
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:*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=59 {{nowrap|Butte and Helena newspapers}}] that may include residents of Broadwater County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
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==== Obituaries  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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County Clerk Records has birth and death from 1900, land and military records. Clerk Court has marriage, 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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===== Family History Centers  =====
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[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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:*[[Townsend Montana Family History Center]]
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===== Libraries  =====
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
For early marriages see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
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===== Birth  =====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Marriage =====
  
==== Family History Centers  ====
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For early marriages see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Death  =====
*[[Townsend Montana Family History Center]]
 
  
== Web Sites ==
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==== Websites ====
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Broadwater|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Broadwater|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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=== Places  ===
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lombard,_Montana Lombard]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toston,_Montana Toston]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radersburg,_Montana Radersburg]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winston,_Montana Winston]
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=== References  ===
  
<references />{{Montana|Montana}} {{Montana-stub}}  
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<references />{{Montana|Montana}}  
  
 
[[Category:Broadwater_County,_Montana]]
 
[[Category:Broadwater_County,_Montana]]

Revision as of 15:11, 3 May 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



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1894*
1897*
1903*
1897
1897
1897
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

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

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

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.

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk Records has birth and death from 1900, land and military records. Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate, court and naturalization records.[2]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage

For early marriages see Western States Marriage Index.

Death

Websites

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

Places

Lombard Toston
Radersburg Winston

References

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