Mineral County, Montana Genealogy
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Websites
- 7 References
Mineral County's population has had it's highs and lows through the years. The 1870 census shows there were 1,646 people, but by 1880 there were only 270; in 1910 the population recovered to 2,900, but by 1930 it dropped to 1,626; in 1960 it rose to 3,037 and to 3,884 in 2000.
Potter Family Cemetery
Saint Regis Cemetery
Clark Fork West Church: 75 Abba Lane, St. Regis
New Day Fellowship: 20 Big Creek Rd, Haugen
Seventh-Day Adventist Church: 511 Iron Mountain Heights, Superior
St. Regis Community Bible Church: 401 Main St, St. Regis
Superior Community Church: by Timberman's Park at the west end of Main St., Superior
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: 12 Moats Lane, Superior Fold of the Messiah: a Christian church and community, Tarkio
In 1906 the majority of land in Mineral County was proclaimed National Forest. There are 1,226 sections in Mineral County - of this 83.8% belongs to the Federal Government, 2.8% belongs to the State of Montana, 13.4% is privately owned....that leaves about 8% of the land available to the county.
Societies and Libraries
Mineral County Museum & Historical Society - Hours: Tues & Thurs 3:00 - 6:00pm or by appointment
301 2nd Avenue
PO Box 533
Superior, Montana 59872
- 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).