Chouteau County, Montana Genealogy
Guide to Chouteau County Montana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Chouteau County, Montana|
Location of Montana in the U.S.
|Founded||February 2, 1865|
|County Seat||Fort Benton|
|Address|| Chouteau County Courthouse|
1308 Franklin Street
Fort Benton, MT 59442
Chouteau County Website
- 1 Historical Facts
- 2 Resources
- 3 Web Sites
- Parent County: created 2 February 1865 as an original county.
- County seat:Fort Benton
- Neighboring Counties: Blaine | Cascade | Fergus | Hill | Judith | Liberty | Pondera | Teton
For tips on accessing Chouteau County, Montana Genealogy census records online, see: Montana Census.
LDS Ward and Branch Records
- Fort Benton
- See an interactive map of Chouteau County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)
County Clerk has birth and death records from 1895, burial records and land from 1878; Clerk Courts has marriage records from 1888, divorce and court records from 1879 pro rec from 1892
Family History Centers
For marriages from 1881-1900 see Western States Marriage Index.
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
|Big Sandy||Fort Benton||Loma|
|Box Elder||Geraldine||Parker School|
The Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation is located primarily in Hill County, with a smaller portion in northeastern Chouteau County.
- The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 415.