Jefferson County, Montana Genealogy
Guide to Jefferson County Montana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Jefferson County, Montana|
Location of Montana in the U.S.
|Founded||February 2, 1865|
|Address|| Jefferson County Courthouse|
PO Box H
Boulder, MT 59632
Jefferson County Website
- 1 History
- 2 Resources
- 2.1 Cemeteries
- 2.2 Church
- 2.3 Court
- 2.4 Land
- 2.5 Local Histories
- 2.6 Maps
- 2.7 Military
- 2.8 Newspapers
- 2.9 Probate
- 2.10 Repositories
- 2.11 Taxation
- 2.12 Vital Records
- 2.13 Websites
- 2.14 Places
- 2.15 References
1865--Jefferson County was created 2 February 1865 as an original county. County seat: Boulder 
- See an interactive map of Jefferson County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)
- Basin Progress - more than 200 issues spanning 1897-1904 freely available via Google News Archive
- Basin Progress & Mining Review - more than 100 issues spanning 1905-1909 freely available via Google News Archive
- Basin Republican Rustler - more than 100 issues spanning 2006-2009 freely available via Google News Archive
- NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including Butte and Helena newspapers. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
County Clerk has birth and death records from 1907 and land records from 1865; Clerk District Court has marriage, probate and court records 
Family History Centers
For marriages from 1866-1900 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
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 416.