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{{Montana-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Montana|Montana]] > Dawson County''  
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Dawson County''' <br><br>
  
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Guide to '''Dawson County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
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== County Courthouse ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Dawson County
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| state = Montana
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| founded year = 1869
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| founded date = January 15
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| seat = Scobey
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| building image =  
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| building address = Dawson County Courthouse<br> 213 Main Street<br> PO Box 247;<br>Scobey, MT 59263<br>Phone: 406.487.5561<br>[http://www.dawsoncountymontana.com/ '''Dawson County Website'''] }}
  
Daniels County Courthouse<br> 213 Main Street; PO Box 247;<br> Scobey, MT 59263<br>Phone: 406.487.5561&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk Recorder has birth and death records<br> from 1920 and land records; Clerk Court has marriage, <br>divorce and probate records from 1920; Clk Dis Ct has ct rec)
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== History ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County ====
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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>'''[[Dawson County, Montana#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Dawson County, Montana#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Dawson County, Montana#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Dawson County, Montana#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Dawson County, Montana#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Dawson 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>1882*</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>1869</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1869</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1869</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Dawson County, Montana#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Dawson County, Montana#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Dawson County, Montana#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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'''1869--'''Dawson County was created 15 January 1869&nbsp;as an original county.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Glendive <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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*'''Parent County:''' created 15 January 1869 as an original county.  
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*'''County seat: '''Glendive <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:''' [[McCone County, Montana|McCone]] | [[Prairie County, Montana|Prairie]] | [[Richland County, Montana|Richland]] | [[Wibaux County, Montana|Wibaux]]
  
 
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== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
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==== Biography  ====
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
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==== Church Records  ====
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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+Dawson%2C+Glendive&author_givenName=&author_surname= Glendive]
 
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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+Dawson%2C+Richey&author_givenName=&author_surname= Richey]
 
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
*[[McCone County, Montana|McCone]]
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==== Directories ====
*[[Prairie County, Montana|Prairie]]
 
*[[Richland County, Montana|Richland]]
 
*[[Wibaux County, Montana|Wibaux]]
 
  
== Resources ==
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== 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  ====
 
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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 Recorder has birth and death records from 1920 and land records; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce and probate records from 1920; Clerk District 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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:*[[Glendive Montana Family History Center]]
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
For marriages from 1883-1900 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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:*[http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index] includes marriages from 1883-1900
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Death  =====
*[[Glendive Montana Family History Center]]
 
  
== Web Sites  ==
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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.  
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Dawson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}Dawson County; 207 W Bell St; Glendive, MT 59330-1694; Ph. 406.377.3058 Details: (Co Clk has b &amp; d rec from 1895 &amp; land rec from 1882; Clk Cts has m, div &amp; ct rec from 1882 &amp; pro rec from 1889)
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Dawson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}Dawson County; 207 W Bell St; Glendive, MT 59330-1694; Ph. 406.377.3058 Details: (Co Clk has b &amp; d rec from 1895 &amp; land rec from 1882; Clk Cts has m, div &amp; ct rec from 1882 &amp; pro rec from 1889)
  
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=== Places  ===
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=== References  ===
  
 
<references />{{Montana|Montana}}  
 
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[[Category:Dawson_County,_Montana]]
 
[[Category:Dawson_County,_Montana]]

Revision as of 16:45, 23 May 2013

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

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Dawson County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 15, 1869
County Seat Scobey
Courthouse
Address Dawson County Courthouse
213 Main Street
PO Box 247;
Scobey, MT 59263
Phone: 406.487.5561
Dawson County Website



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1895*
1882*
1895*
1869
1869
1869
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk Recorder has birth and death records from 1920 and land records; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce and probate records from 1920; Clerk District 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 CatalogDawson County; 207 W Bell St; Glendive, MT 59330-1694; Ph. 406.377.3058 Details: (Co Clk has b & d rec from 1895 & land rec from 1882; Clk Cts has m, div & ct rec from 1882 & pro rec from 1889)

Places

Glendive
Richey

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.