Difference between revisions of "Lewis and Clark County, Montana Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(Lewis and Clarke montana)
(Added infobox)
(7 intermediate revisions by 5 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{Montana-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Montana|Montana]] > Lewis and Clark County''  
+
[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Lewis and Clark County'''<br>
 +
 
 +
Guide to '''Lewis and Clark County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
 +
 
 +
{{MTDC}}
 +
 
 +
{{Infobox U.S. County
 +
| county = Lewis and Clark County
 +
| county_map =
 +
| state = Montana
 +
| state_map = Montana.png
 +
| latd =
 +
| longd =
 +
| founded year = 1865
 +
| founded date = February 2
 +
| seat = Helena
 +
| building image =
 +
| building address = Lewis and Clark County Courthouse<br> 316 N Park Avenue<br>Helena, MT 59624<br>Phone: 406.447.8335<br>[http://www.co.lewis-clark.mt.us/ '''Lewis and Clark County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Lewis and Clark County<br> 316 N Park Avenue<br> Helena, MT 59624<br> Phone: 406.447.8335&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth records from 1907, divorce records<br> from 1895 and land records from 1865; Clerk District Court<br> has marriage, divorce, probate and court records <br>
+
County Clerk has birth records from 1907, divorce records<br>from 1895 and land records from 1865; Clerk District Court<br>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>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
Line 9: Line 26:
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1865--'''Lewis &amp; Clark County was created 2 February 1865&nbsp;as an original county.&nbsp;'''County seat: '''Helena <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>
+
'''1865--'''Lewis &amp; Clark County was created 2 February 1865&nbsp;as an original county.&nbsp;'''County seat: '''Helena <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>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
Line 19: Line 36:
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
{| class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" border="0" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" width="620" align="left"
+
{| width="620" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://beta.familysearch.org/s/search/library_catalog#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=place&searchCriteria=&placeName=Montana%2C+Lewis+and+Clark%2C+Augusta&author_givenName=&author_surname= Augusta]
+
| [https://beta.familysearch.org/s/search/library_catalog#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=place&searchCriteria=&placeName=Montana%2C+Lewis+and+Clark%2C+Augusta&author_givenName=&author_surname= Augusta]  
| [https://beta.familysearch.org/s/search/library_catalog#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=place&searchCriteria=&placeName=Montana%2C+Lewis+and+Clark%2C+Helena&author_givenName=&author_surname= Helena]
+
| [https://beta.familysearch.org/s/search/library_catalog#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=place&searchCriteria=&placeName=Montana%2C+Lewis+and+Clark%2C+Helena&author_givenName=&author_surname= Helena]  
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lincoln,_Montana Lincoln]  
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lincoln,_Montana Lincoln]  
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marysville,_Montana Marysville]
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marysville,_Montana Marysville]
Line 73: Line 90:
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers ====
+
==== Family History Centers ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
+
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Helena Montana Family History Center]]
 
*[[Helena Montana Family History Center]]
  
Line 81: Line 98:
  
 
*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+Lewis+and+Clark|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
+
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Lewis+and+Clark|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 +
*[http://montana-genealogy.com/Lewis-and-Clark-County-Genealogy.htm Lewis and Clark County Genealogy] (Montana Genealogy)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
<references />
+
<references /> {{Montana|Montana}} {{Montana-stub}}  
{{Montana|Montana}}
 
  
 
[[Category:Lewis_and_Clark_County,_Montana]]
 
[[Category:Lewis_and_Clark_County,_Montana]]

Revision as of 01:23, 18 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Montana Gotoarrow.png Lewis and Clark County

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

Hand and keyboard.jpg Montana
Online Records



Lewis and Clark County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 2, 1865
County Seat Helena
Courthouse
Address Lewis and Clark County Courthouse
316 N Park Avenue
Helena, MT 59624
Phone: 406.447.8335
Lewis and Clark County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk has birth records from 1907, divorce records
from 1895 and land records from 1865; Clerk District Court
has marriage, divorce, probate and court records [1]

History

Parent County

1865--Lewis & Clark County was created 2 February 1865 as an original county. County seat: Helena [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Augusta Helena Lincoln Marysville

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Helena

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

  • See an interactive map of Lewis and Clark County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including Butte and Helena newspapers. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

For marriages from 1865-1887 see Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 416.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
Template:Montana-stub