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=== Counties  ===
 
=== Counties  ===
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*[[Beaverhead County, |Beaverhead]]  
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*[[Beaverhead County, Montana|Beaverhead]]  
*[[Big Horn County, |Big Horn]]  
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*[[Big Horn County, Montana|Big Horn]]  
*[[Blaine County, |Blaine]]  
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*[[Blaine County, Montana|Blaine]]  
*[[Broadwater County, |Broadwater]]  
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*[[Broadwater County, Montana|Broadwater]]  
*[[Carbon County, |Carbon]]  
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*[[Carbon County, Montana|Carbon]]  
*[[Carter County, |Carter]]  
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*[[Carter County, Montana|Carter]]  
*[[Cascade County, |Cascade]]  
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*[[Cascade County, Montana|Cascade]]  
*[[Chouteau County, |Chouteau]]  
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*[[Chouteau County, Montana|Chouteau]]  
*[[Custer County, |Custer]]  
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*[[Custer County, Montana|Custer]]  
*[[Daniels County, |Daniels]]  
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*[[Daniels County, Montana|Daniels]]  
*[[Dawson County, |Dawson]]  
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*[[Dawson County, Montana|Dawson]]  
*[[Deer Lodge County, |Deer Lodge]]  
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*[[Deer Lodge County, Montana|Deer Lodge]]  
*[[Fallon County, |Fallon]]  
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*[[Fallon County, Montana|Fallon]]  
*[[Fergus County, |Fergus]]
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*[[Fergus County, Montana|Fergus]]
  
 
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*[[Flathead County, |Flathead]]  
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*[[Flathead County, Montana|Flathead]]  
*[[Gallatin County, |Gallatin]]  
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*[[Gallatin County, Montana|Gallatin]]  
*[[Garfield County, |Garfield]]  
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*[[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield]]  
*[[Glacier County, |Glacier]]  
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*[[Glacier County, Montana|Glacier]]  
*[[Golden Valley County, |Golden Valley]]  
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*[[Golden Valley County, Montana|Golden Valley]]  
*[[Granite County, |Granite]]  
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*[[Granite County, Montana|Granite]]  
*[[Hill County, |Hill]]  
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*[[Hill County, Montana|Hill]]  
*[[Jefferson County, |Jefferson]]  
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*[[Jefferson County, Montana|Jefferson]]  
*[[Judith Basin County, |Judith Basin]]  
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*[[Judith Basin County, Montana|Judith Basin]]  
*[[Lake County, |Lake]]  
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*[[Lake County, Montana|Lake]]  
*[[Lewis and Clark County, |Lewis and Clark]]  
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*[[Lewis and Clark County, Montana|Lewis and Clark]]  
*[[Liberty County, |Liberty]]  
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*[[Liberty County, Montana|Liberty]]  
*[[Lincoln County, |Lincoln]]  
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*[[Lincoln County, Montana|Lincoln]]  
*[[Madison County, |Madison]]
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*[[Madison County, Montana|Madison]]
  
 
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*[[McCone County, |McCone]]  
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*[[McCone County, Montana|McCone]]  
*[[Meagher County, |Meagher]]  
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*[[Meagher County, Montana|Meagher]]  
*[[Mineral County, |Mineral]]  
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*[[Mineral County, Montana|Mineral]]  
*[[Missoula County, |Missoula]]  
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*[[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]]  
*[[Musselshell County, |Musselshell]]  
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*[[Musselshell County, Montana|Musselshell]]  
*[[Park County, |Park]]  
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*[[Park County, Montana|Park]]  
*[[Petroleum County, |Petroleum]]  
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*[[Petroleum County, Montana|Petroleum]]  
*[[Phillips County, |Phillips]]  
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*[[Phillips County, Montana|Phillips]]  
*[[Pondera County, |Pondera]]  
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*[[Pondera County, Montana|Pondera]]  
*[[Powder River County, |Powder River]]  
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*[[Powder River County, Montana|Powder River]]  
*[[Powell County, |Powell]]  
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*[[Powell County, Montana|Powell]]  
*[[Prairie County, |Prairie]]  
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*[[Prairie County, Montana|Prairie]]  
*[[Ravalli County, |Ravalli]]  
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*[[Ravalli County, Montana|Ravalli]]  
*[[Richland County, |Richland]]
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*[[Richland County, Montana|Richland]]
  
 
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*[[Roosevelt County, |Roosevelt]]  
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*[[Roosevelt County, Montana|Roosevelt]]  
*[[Rosebud County, |Rosebud]]  
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*[[Rosebud County, Montana|Rosebud]]  
*[[Sanders County, |Sanders]]  
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*[[Sanders County, Montana|Sanders]]  
*[[Sheridan County, |Sheridan]]  
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*[[Sheridan County, Montana|Sheridan]]  
*[[Silver Bow County, |Silver Bow]]  
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*[[Silver Bow County, Montana|Silver Bow]]  
*[[Stillwater County, |Stillwater]]  
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*[[Stillwater County, Montana|Stillwater]]  
*[[Sweet Grass County, |Sweet Grass]]  
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*[[Sweet Grass County, Montana|Sweet Grass]]  
*[[Teton County, |Teton]]  
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*[[Teton County, Montana|Teton]]  
*[[Toole County, |Toole]]  
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*[[Toole County, Montana|Toole]]  
*[[Treasure County, |Treasure]]  
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*[[Treasure County, Montana|Treasure]]  
*[[Valley County, |Valley]]  
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*[[Valley County, Montana|Valley]]  
*[[Wheatland County, |Wheatland]]  
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*[[Wheatland County, Montana|Wheatland]]  
*[[Wibaux County, |Wibaux]]  
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*[[Wibaux County, Montana|Wibaux]]  
*[[Yellowstone County, |Yellowstone]]
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*[[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone]]
  
 
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'''Extinct or Renamed Counties:&nbsp;''' [[Edgerton County, |Edgerton]] {{Adoption Great Falls Genealogy Society}}
 
  
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'''Extinct or Renamed Counties:&nbsp;''' [[Edgerton County, Montana|Edgerton]]
  
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=== 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].
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*[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.
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/montanagenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Montana]
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*[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.
  
*Find which county a town is in, what town a cemetery is in, even where a postoffice or building is by using the  Geographical Survey's [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic Geographical Names Information System].
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{{Adoption Great Falls Genealogy Society}}
*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where// 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 - ]
 
*[http://www.mtgenweb.org// The  ] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[ Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The  Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the .
 
  
''' articles describing online collections are found at:'''  
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'''Wiki articles describing online collections are found at:'''  
  
*[[, and Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)|, and Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Montana, County Births and Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Montana, County Births and Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
*[[ Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)| Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Montana Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Montana Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
*[[, Flathead County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|, Flathead County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Montana, Flathead County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Montana, Flathead County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
*[[, Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Collection)|, Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Montana, Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Collection)|Montana, Death Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
*[[ County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)| County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Montana County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Montana County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
*[[, Lake County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|, Lake County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Montana, Lake County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Montana, Lake County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
*[[, Yellowstone County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|, Yellowstone County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Montana, Yellowstone County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Montana, Yellowstone County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
*[[, Yellowstone County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Montana, Yellowstone County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
 
=== Featured Content  ===
 
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Before 1900 the largest religious groups in were the Roman Catholic, Methodist, Episcopal, and churches. Each group arrived during the territorial period to proselytize among the and the miners. The has a few church records for . The collection also includes histories of the United Methodists, United Brethren, and Roman Catholics. [[ Church Records|'''Read more...''']]  
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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...''']]  
  
 
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=== Did You Know?  ===
 
=== Did You Know?  ===
  
*The has several maps from 1860 to the present. The   and other archives have more extensive collections of maps and atlases. [[ Maps|'''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...''']]
  
 
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=== Obtain additional help  ===
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*[https://familysearch.org/ask/gethelp Call or chat with an experienced researcher]&nbsp;  
 
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*[https://www.facebook.com/MontanaGenealogy Join a Facebook Group]&nbsp;  
 
*[https://www.facebook.com/MontanaGenealogy Join a Facebook Group]&nbsp;  
*[[Professional Genealogists who specialize in Research|Consult a Professional Genealogist]]
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*[[Professional Genealogists who specialize in Montana Research|Consult a Professional Genealogist]]
  
 
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To add your knowledge and help expand the wiki [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/FamilySearch_Wiki:Help_wanted_on_the_Montana_pages click here]:  
 
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Welcome to Montana, Big Sky Country

   How to Find Information about Montana, United States Genealogy Ancestors

1. Birth 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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Featured Content

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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Did You Know?

  • 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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