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| building address = Petroleum County Courthouse<br>201 E Main<br> PO Box 226 <br>Winnett, MT 59087<br>Phone: 406.429.5311 <br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Petroleum-County-Montana-Courts.htm '''Petroleum County Website'''] }}
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| building address = Petroleum County Courthouse<br>201 E Main<br> PO Box 226 <br>Winnett, MT 59087<br>Phone: 406.429.5311 <br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Petroleum-County-Montana-Courts.htm '''Petroleum County Website'''] }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
 
  
Director of Records has birth, marriage,&nbsp;death, burial, divorce,&nbsp;<br>probate, court and land records from 1925<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 417.</ref>
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
== History  ==
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*'''Parent County:''' created 24 November 1924 from [[Fergus County, Montana|Fergus]] and [[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield ]]
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*'''County seat:''' Winnett <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>
  
==== Parent County  ====
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Fergus County, Montana|Fergus]] | [[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield]] | [[Musselshell County, Montana|Musselshell]] | [[Phillips County, Montana|Phillips]] | [[Rosebud County, Montana|Rosebud]]
 
 
'''1924--'''Petroleum County was created 24 November 1924&nbsp;from [[Fergus County, Montana|Fergus]] and [[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Winnett <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>
 
  
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
 
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flatwillow,_Montana Flatwillow]
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winnett,_Montana Winnett]
 
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
 
 
 
*[[Fergus County, Montana|Fergus]]
 
*[[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield]]
 
*[[Musselshell County, Montana|Musselshell]]
 
*[[Phillips County, Montana|Phillips]]
 
*[[Rosebud County, Montana|Rosebud]]
 
 
 
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Director of Records has birth, marriage,&nbsp;death, burial, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1925<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 417.</ref>
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===== Family History Centers =====
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[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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===== Birth =====
  
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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===== Marriage =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Death =====
  
== Web Sites  ==
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==== Websites ====
  
 
*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+Petroleum|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Petroleum|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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=== Places ===
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Revision as of 15:15, 23 May 2013

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

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Petroleum County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 24, 1924
County Seat Winnett
Courthouse
Address Petroleum County Courthouse
201 E Main
PO Box 226
Winnett, MT 59087
Phone: 406.429.5311
Petroleum County Website



Historical Facts

  • Parent County: created 24 November 1924 from Fergus and Garfield
  • County seat: Winnett [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Repositories

Courthouse

Director of Records has birth, marriage, death, burial, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1925[2]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death

Websites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

Places

Cat Creek Teigen
Flatwillow Winnett

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 417.