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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Carbon County'''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Carbon County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History  ==
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{{MTDC}}
  
==== Parent County  ====
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Carbon 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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| latd =  
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| longd =  
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| founded year = 1895
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| founded date = March 4
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| seat = Red Lodge
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| building image =  
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| building address = Carbon County Courthouse<br> PO Box 948<br>Red Lodge, MT 59068<br>Phone: 406.446.1225<br>[http://co.carbon.mt.us/ '''Carbon County Website'''] }}
  
'''1895--'''Carbon County was created 4 March 1895&nbsp;from [[Park County, Montana|Park,]] [[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone,]] and [[Custer County, Montana|Custer]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Red Lodge <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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<br>  
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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=== Historical Facts ===
 
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
  
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bearcreek,_Montana Bearcreek]
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar,_Montana Edgar]
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luther,_Montana Luther]
 
| Roscoe
 
 
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| [https://beta.familysearch.org/s/search/library_catalog#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=place&searchCriteria=&placeName=Montana%2C+Carbon%2C+Belfry&author_givenName=&author_surname= Belfry]
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carbon County, Montana#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fox,_Montana Fox]  
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carbon County, Montana#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Lodge,_Montana Red Lodge]  
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carbon County, Montana#Death|Death]]'''</center>
| Silesia
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carbon County, Montana#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carbon County, Montana#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carbon County, Montana#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
 
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boyd,_Montana Boyd]
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1904*</center>
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fromberg,_Montana Fromberg]
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1895*</center>
| Roberts
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1895*</center>
| Warren
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1895</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1895</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1895</center>
 
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bridger,_Montana Bridger]  
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Carbon County, Montana#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Carbon County, Montana#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Carbon County, Montana#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joliet,_Montana Joliet]  
 
| [https://beta.familysearch.org/s/search/library_catalog#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=place&searchCriteria=&placeName=Montana%2C+Carbon%2C+Rockvale&author_givenName=&author_surname= Rockvale]
 
| Washoe
 
 
|}
 
|}
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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*'''Parent County:''' created 4 March 1895 from [[Park County, Montana|Park,]] [[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone,]] and [[Custer County, Montana|Custer]] counties.
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*'''County seat:''' Red Lodge <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:''' [[Big Horn County, Montana|Big Horn]] | [[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn County, Wyoming]] | [[Park County, Montana|Park]] | [[Park County, Wyoming|Park County, Wyoming]] | [[Stillwater County, Montana|Stillwater]] | [[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone]]
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss ====
  
*[[Big Horn County, Montana|Big Horn]]
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=== Resources  ===
*[[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn County, Wyoming]]
 
*[[Park County, Montana|Park]]
 
*[[Park County, Wyoming|Park County, Wyoming]]
 
*[[Stillwater County, Montana|Stillwater]]
 
*[[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone]]
 
  
== Resources ==
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==== Biography ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Montana}}
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==== Church Records  ====
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'''LDS Ward and Branch Records'''
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:*Belfry
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==== Court Records ====
  
LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
  
*Belfry
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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  ====
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==== Migration  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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:*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=59 Montana newspapers] including Billings newspapers that may include residents of Carbon 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 has birth records from 1878, death records from 1903, marriage, divorce, probate court and land records from 1895.<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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===== Libraries  =====
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
For marriages from 1895-1896 see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
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===== Birth  =====
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===== Marriage  =====
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:*For marriages from 1895-1896 see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Death =====
  
== 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+Carbon|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Carbon|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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=== Places  ===
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{| width="620" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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|-
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bearcreek,_Montana Bearcreek]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar,_Montana Edgar]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luther,_Montana Luther]
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| Roscoe
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| [https://beta.familysearch.org/s/search/library_catalog#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=place&searchCriteria=&placeName=Montana%2C+Carbon%2C+Belfry&author_givenName=&author_surname= Belfry]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fox,_Montana Fox]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Lodge,_Montana Red Lodge]
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| Silesia
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boyd,_Montana Boyd]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fromberg,_Montana Fromberg]
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| Roberts
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| Warren
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bridger,_Montana Bridger]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joliet,_Montana Joliet]
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| [https://beta.familysearch.org/s/search/library_catalog#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=place&searchCriteria=&placeName=Montana%2C+Carbon%2C+Rockvale&author_givenName=&author_surname= Rockvale]
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| Washoe
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|}
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=== References  ===
  
<referenc{{Montana|Montana}}
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{{reflist}} {{Montana|Montana}}  
  
 
[[Category:Carbon_County,_Montana]]
 
[[Category:Carbon_County,_Montana]]

Revision as of 15:44, 3 May 2013

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

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Carbon County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 4, 1895
County Seat Red Lodge
Courthouse
Address Carbon County Courthouse
PO Box 948
Red Lodge, MT 59068
Phone: 406.446.1225
Carbon County Website



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1904*
1895*
1895*
1895
1895
1895
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Belfry

Court Records

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

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

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has birth records from 1878, death records from 1903, marriage, divorce, probate court and land records from 1895.[2]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
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

Bearcreek Edgar Luther Roscoe
Belfry Fox Red Lodge Silesia
Boyd Fromberg Roberts Warren
Bridger Joliet Rockvale Washoe

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.