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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Garfield County'''<br>
  
[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Garfield County'''  
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Guide to '''Garfield County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=Montana&county=Garfield Garfield County Courthouse]<br>Hwy 200; PO Box 7; <br>Jordan, MT 59337-0007<br>Phone: 406.557.2760&nbsp;<br><br>County&nbsp;Clerk has birth records from 1919, <br>death and land records; Clerk Court has <br>marriage, divorce, probate and court records <br><ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 416.</ref>
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Garfield County
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| state = Montana
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| founded year = 1919
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| founded date = February 7
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| seat = Jordan
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| building image =
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| building address = Garfield County Courthouse<br> Hwy 200<br> PO Box 7 <br>Jordan, MT 59337-0007<br>Phone: 406.557.2760<br>[http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=Montana&county=Garfield '''Garfield County Website'''] }}
  
== 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>'''[[Garfield County, Montana#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Montana#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Montana#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Montana#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Montana#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Garfield County, Montana#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1911*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1919*</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>1919</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1919</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1919</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Garfield County, Montana#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Garfield County, Montana#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Garfield County, Montana#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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'''1919--'''Garfield County was created 7 February 1919&nbsp;from [[Dawson County, Montana|Dawson ]]County. '''County seat:''' Jordan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline"> </span>
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*'''Parent County:''' created 7 February 1919 from [[Dawson County, Montana|Dawson ]]  
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*'''County seat:''' Jordan <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:''' [[Custer County, Montana|Custer]] | [[McCone County, Montana|McCone]] | [[Petroleum County, Montana|Petroleum]] | [[Phillips County, Montana|Phillips]] | [[Prairie County, Montana|Prairie]] | [[Rosebud County, Montana|Rosebud]] | [[Valley County, Montana|Valley]]
  
 
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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/Brusett,_Montana Brusett]
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==== Church Records  ====
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jordan,_Montana Jordan]
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sand_Springs,_Montana Sand Springs]
 
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cohagen,_Montana Cohagen]
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mosby,_Montana Mosby]
 
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
*[[Custer County, Montana|Custer]]
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==== Directories ====
*[[McCone County, Montana|McCone]]
 
*[[Petroleum County, Montana|Petroleum]]
 
*[[Phillips County, Montana|Phillips]]
 
*[[Prairie County, Montana|Prairie]]
 
*[[Rosebud County, Montana|Rosebud]]
 
*[[Valley County, Montana|Valley]]
 
  
== 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  ====
  
 
==== 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 records from 1919, death and land records; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 416.</ref>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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:*[[Jordan 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  =====
*[[Jordan 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+Garfield|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Garfield|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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=== Places  ===
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brusett,_Montana Brusett]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jordan,_Montana Jordan]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sand_Springs,_Montana Sand Springs]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cohagen,_Montana Cohagen]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mosby,_Montana Mosby]
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=== References  ===
  
 
<references />{{Montana|Montana}}  
 
<references />{{Montana|Montana}}  
  
 
[[Category:Garfield_County,_Montana]]
 
[[Category:Garfield_County,_Montana]]

Revision as of 16:50, 23 May 2013

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

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Garfield County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 7, 1919
County Seat Jordan
Courthouse
Address Garfield County Courthouse
Hwy 200
PO Box 7
Jordan, MT 59337-0007
Phone: 406.557.2760
Garfield County Website


Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1911*
1919*
1917*
1919
1919
1919
* 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

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has birth records from 1919, death and land records; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, 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

Brusett Jordan Sand Springs
Cohagen Mosby

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. 416.