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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Montana|Montana]] > Custer County''  
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Custer County'''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Custer 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 = Custer County
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| county_map =  
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| state = Montana
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| founded year = 1865
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| founded date = February 2
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| seat = Miles City
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| building image =  
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| building address = Custer County Courthouse<br> 1308 Main Street<br>Miles City, MT 59301-3419<br>Phone: 406.232.7800<br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Custer-County-Montana-Courts.htm '''Custer County Website'''] }}
  
'''1865--'''Custer County was created as an original county. '''County seat:''' Miles City
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=== Historical Facts  ===
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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>'''[[Custer County, Montana#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Custer County, Montana#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Custer County, Montana#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Custer County, Montana#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Custer County, Montana#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Custer County, Montana#Court_Records|Court]]'''</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>1877*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1896*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1877</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1877</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1877</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Custer County, Montana#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Custer County, Montana#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Custer County, Montana#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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*'''Parent County:''' created 2 February 1865 as an original county  
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*'''County seat:''' Miles City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline" class="Apple-style-span"> </span>
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Carter County, Montana|Carter]] | [[Fallon County, Montana|Fallon]] | [[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield]] | [[Powder River County, Montana|Powder River]] | [[Prairie County, Montana|Prairie]] | [[Rosebud County, Montana|Rosebud]]
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources  ===
====Populated Places====
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==== Biography  ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Montana}}
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
== Resources ==
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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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  ====
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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 and death records from 1907 and land records from 1909; Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, and probate; Justice Peace has 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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:*[[Miles City Montana Family History Center]]
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===== Libraries  =====
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Birth =====
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===== Marriage  =====
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:*[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] includes marriages from 1865-1887
  
== Web Sites  ==
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===== Death  =====
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==== Web Sites  ====
  
 
*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.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205016&subject_disp=Montana%2C+Custer&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Custer|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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=== Places  ===
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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+Custer%2C+Ismay&author_givenName=&author_surname= Ismay]
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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+Custer%2C+Miles+City&author_givenName=&author_surname= Miles City]
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| Kinsey
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Volborg,_Montana Volborg]
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=== References  ===
  
== References  ==
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<references />{{Montana|Montana}}
  
 
[[Category:Custer_County,_Montana]]
 
[[Category:Custer_County,_Montana]]

Revision as of 20:10, 9 May 2013

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

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Online Records



Custer County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 2, 1865
County Seat Miles City
Courthouse
Address Custer County Courthouse
1308 Main Street
Miles City, MT 59301-3419
Phone: 406.232.7800
Custer County Website



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1895*
1877*
1896*
1877
1877
1877
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Custer 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 and death records from 1907 and land records from 1909; Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, and probate; Justice Peace has court records[2]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

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

Places

Ismay Miles City
Kinsey Volborg

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.