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| building address = Carter County Courthouse<br> 214 Park Street<br>Ekalaka, MT 59324<br>Phone: 406.775.8749<br>[http://www.cartercountymt.info/Clerk%20and%20Recorder/Death%20certificates%20doc..htm '''Carter County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Carter County Courthouse<br> 214 Park Street<br>Ekalaka, MT 59324<br>Phone: 406.775.8749<br>[http://www.cartercountymt.info/Clerk%20and%20Recorder/Death%20certificates%20doc..htm '''Carter County Website'''] }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1917;<br>Clerk Courts has marriage, divorce, probate, probate and&nbsp;court<br>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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=== Historical Facts  ===
  
== History  ==
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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>'''[[Carter County, Montana#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carter County, Montana#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carter County, Montana#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carter County, Montana#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carter County, Montana#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Carter County, Montana#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1915*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1917*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1915*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1917</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1917</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1917</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Carter County, Montana#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Carter County, Montana#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Carter County, Montana#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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==== Parent County  ====
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*'''Parent County:''' created 22 February 1917 from [[Custer County, Montana|Custer]] County.  
 
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*'''County seat:''' Ekalaka <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
'''1917--'''Carter County was created 22 February 1917&nbsp;from [[Custer County, Montana|Custer]] County.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Ekalaka <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:''' [[Butte County, South Dakota|Butte County, South Dakota]] | [[Crook County, Wyoming|Crook County, Wyoming]] | [[Custer County, Montana|Custer]] | [[Fallon County, Montana|Fallon]] | [[Harding County, South Dakota|Harding County, South Dakota]] | [[Powder River County, Montana|Powder River]]
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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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/Alzada,_Montana Alzada]
 
| [https://beta.familysearch.org/s/search/library_catalog#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=place&searchCriteria=&placeName=Montana%2C+Carter%2C+Ekalaka&author_givenName=&author_surname= Ekalaka]
 
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boyes,_Montana Boyes]
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hammond,_Montana Hammond]
 
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Census ====
  
*[[Butte County, South Dakota|Butte County, South Dakota]]
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{{Census|Montana}}
*[[Crook County, Wyoming|Crook County, Wyoming]]
 
*[[Custer County, Montana|Custer]]
 
*[[Fallon County, Montana|Fallon]]
 
*[[Harding County, South Dakota|Harding County, South Dakota]]
 
*[[Powder River County, Montana|Powder River]]
 
  
== Resources ==
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Census ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
{{Census|Montana}}
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups  ====
  
==== Church ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== History ====
  
==== Land  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Maps ====
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Migration ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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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, death and land records from 1917. Clerk Courts has marriage, divorce, probate, probate and court 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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:*[[Ekalaka 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  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Birth =====
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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===== Marriage =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Death  =====
*[[Ekalaka 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+Carter|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Carter|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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=== Places  ===
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alzada,_Montana Alzada]
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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+Carter%2C+Ekalaka&author_givenName=&author_surname= Ekalaka]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boyes,_Montana Boyes]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hammond,_Montana Hammond]
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=== References  ===
  
<references />{{Montana|Montana}} {{Montana-stub}}  
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<references />{{Montana|Montana}}  
  
 
[[Category:Carter_County,_Montana]]
 
[[Category:Carter_County,_Montana]]

Revision as of 16:17, 3 May 2013

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

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Carter County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 22, 1917
County Seat Ekalaka
Courthouse
Address Carter County Courthouse
214 Park Street
Ekalaka, MT 59324
Phone: 406.775.8749
Carter County Website



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1915*
1917*
1915*
1917
1917
1917
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Carter 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

Migration

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1917. Clerk Courts has marriage, divorce, probate, probate and court records[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

Alzada Ekalaka
Boyes Hammond

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.