Powder River County, Montana Genealogy

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

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Powder River County Courthouse
PO Box 270
Broadus, MT 59317
Phone: 406.436.2361 

County Clerk has birth, death and election records from 1919
and land records from 1890’s; Clerk District Court has marriage
and divorce records from 1919, probate and court records [1]

History

Parent County

1919--Powder River County was created 7 March 1919 from Custer County.County seat: Broadus [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Belle Creek Olive Sonnette
Biddle Otter
Broadus Powderville

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

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

References

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