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'''Extinct or Renamed Counties:&nbsp;''' [[Edgerton County, Montana|Edgerton]] {{Adoption Great Falls Genealogy Society}}
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'''Extinct or Renamed Counties:&nbsp;''' [[Edgerton County, Montana|Edgerton]]
  
=== &nbsp;Research Tools  ===
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*Find which county a town is in, what town a cemetery is in, even where a postoffice or building is by using the United States Geographical Survey's [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic Geographical Names Information System].  
 
*Find which county a town is in, what town a cemetery is in, even where a postoffice or building is by using the United States Geographical Survey's [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic Geographical Names Information System].  
 
*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/Montana/ David Rumsey Map Collection] is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.  
 
*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/Montana/ David Rumsey Map Collection] is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.  
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/montanagenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Montana]
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/montanagenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Montana]  
 
*[http://www.mtgenweb.org// The Montana GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.
 
*[http://www.mtgenweb.org// The Montana GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.
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Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Montana were the Roman Catholic, Methodist, Episcopal, and Presbyterian churches. Each group arrived during the territorial period to proselytize among the Indians and the miners. The Family History Library has a few church records for Montana. The collection also includes histories of the United Methodists, United Brethren, and Roman Catholics. [[Montana Church Records|'''Read more...''']]  
 
Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Montana were the Roman Catholic, Methodist, Episcopal, and Presbyterian churches. Each group arrived during the territorial period to proselytize among the Indians and the miners. The Family History Library has a few church records for Montana. The collection also includes histories of the United Methodists, United Brethren, and Roman Catholics. [[Montana Church Records|'''Read more...''']]  
  
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*The Family History Library has several Montana maps from 1860 to the present. The Montana Historical Society and other archives have more extensive collections of maps and atlases. [[Montana Maps|'''Read more...''']]
 
*The Family History Library has several Montana maps from 1860 to the present. The Montana Historical Society and other archives have more extensive collections of maps and atlases. [[Montana Maps|'''Read more...''']]
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*[[Montana Introduction|'''Introduction''']]
 
*[[Indians of Montana|American Indian]]
 
*[[Montana Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[[Montana Biography|Biography]]
 
*[[Montana Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
 
*[[Montana Census|Census]]
 
*[[Montana Church Records|Church Records]]
 
*[[Montana Court Records|Court Records]]
 
*[[Montana Directories|Directories]]
 
*[[Montana Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
 
*[[Montana Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
 
*[[Montana Genealogy|Genealogy]]
 
*[[Montana History|History]]
 
*[[Hotel Guest Lists United States|Hotel Guest Lists]]
 
*[[Montana Land and Property|Land and Property]]
 
*[[Montana Maps|Maps]]
 
*[[Montana Military Records|Military Records]]
 
*[[Montana Minorities|Minorities]]
 
*[[Montana Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization and Citizenship]]
 
*[[Montana Newspapers|Newspapers]]
 
*[[Montana Online Collections|Online Collections]]
 
*[[Montana Periodicals|Periodicals]]
 
*[[Montana Probate Records|Probate Records]]
 
*[[Montana Vital Records|Vital Records]]
 
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Welcome to Montana, Big Sky Country

   How to Find Information about Montana, United States Genealogy Ancestors

1. Birth Information
2. Marriage Information
3. Death Information

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Counties

Lincoln CountyFlathead CountyGlacier CountyToole CountyLiberty CountyHill CountyBlaine CountyPhillips CountyValley CountyDaniels CountySheridan CountyRoosevelt CountySanders CountyLake CountyMineral CountyMissoula CountyPowell CountyLewis and Clark CountyCascade CountyJudith Basin CountyFergus CountyPetroleum CountyGarfield CountyMcCone CountyDawson CountyRichland County,Ravalli CountyGranite CountyDeer Lodge CountySilver Bow CountyJefferson CountyBroadwater CountyMeagher CountyWheatland CountyGolden Valley CountyMusselshell CountyTreasure CountyRosebud CountyCuster CountyPrairie CountyWibaux CountyFallon CountyBeaverhead CountyMadison CountyGallatin CountyPark CountySweet Grass CountyStillwater CountyYellowstone CountyCarbon CountyBig Horn CountyPowder River CountyCarter CountyPondera CountyTeton CountyChouteau CountyMontana-county-map.gif

Extinct or Renamed Counties:  Edgerton

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Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Montana were the Roman Catholic, Methodist, Episcopal, and Presbyterian churches. Each group arrived during the territorial period to proselytize among the Indians and the miners. The Family History Library has a few church records for Montana. The collection also includes histories of the United Methodists, United Brethren, and Roman Catholics. Read more...


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  • The Family History Library has several Montana maps from 1860 to the present. The Montana Historical Society and other archives have more extensive collections of maps and atlases. Read more...

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