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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Montana|Montana]] > Powell County''  
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Powell County'''<br>
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Powell County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History  ==
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{{MTDC}}
  
==== Parent County  ====
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Powell County
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| county_map =
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| state = Montana
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| state_map = Montana.png
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| latd =  
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| founded year = 1901
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| founded date = January 31
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| seat = Deer Lodge
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| building image =
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| building address = Powell County Courthouse<br> 409 Missouri Avenue<br>Deer Lodge, MT 59722-1084<br>Phone: 406.846.3680<br>[http://www.powellcountymt.gov/ '''Powell County Website'''] }}
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=== Historical Facts ===
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{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="2"
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Powell County, Montana#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Powell County, Montana#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Powell County, Montana#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Powell County, Montana#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Powell County, Montana#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Powell County, Montana#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1907*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1901*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1907*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1901</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1901</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1901</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Powell County, Montana#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Powell County, Montana#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Powell County, Montana#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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*'''Parent County:''' created 31 January 1901 from [[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]] and [[Deer Lodge County, Montana|Deer Lodge]]
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*'''County seat:''' Deer Lodge <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>
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Deer Lodge County, Montana|Deer Lodge]] | [[Flathead County, Montana|Flathead]] | [[Granite County, Montana|Granite]] | [[Jefferson County, Montana|Jefferson]] | [[Lewis and Clark County, Montana|Lewis and Clark]] | [[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]]
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
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==== Biography  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Church Records  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
== Resources ==
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==== Directories ====
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Church ====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== History ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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:*See an [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MT/Powell_County interactive map] of Powell County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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:*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=59 {{nowrap|Butte and Helena newspapers}}] that may include residents of Powell County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
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==== Obituaries  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1907; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1901<br><br>History <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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:*[[Deer Lodge Montana Family History Center]]
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===== Libraries  =====
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Birth =====
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===== Marriage  =====
  
== Web Sites ==
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===== Death =====
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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.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205079&subject_disp=Montana%2C+Powell&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Powell|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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=== Places  ===
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{| width="620" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Powell%2C+Avon|subject|disp=Avon}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garrison,_Montana Garrison]
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Powell%2C+Deer+Lodge|subject|disp=Deer Lodge}}
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Powell%2C+Ovando|subject|disp=Ovando}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elliston,_Montana Elliston]  
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=== References  ===
  
== References  ==
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<references />{{Montana|Montana}}
  
 
[[Category:Powell_County,_Montana]]
 
[[Category:Powell_County,_Montana]]

Revision as of 20:50, 23 May 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Montana Gotoarrow.png Powell County

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

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Powell County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 31, 1901
County Seat Deer Lodge
Courthouse
Address Powell County Courthouse
409 Missouri Avenue
Deer Lodge, MT 59722-1084
Phone: 406.846.3680
Powell County Website



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1907*
1901*
1907*
1901
1901
1901
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church Records

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

  • See an interactive map of Powell County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including Butte and Helena newspapers that may include residents of Powell County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1907; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1901

History [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

Avon Garrison
Deer Lodge Ovando
Elliston

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.