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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Prairie County'''<br>  
 
[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Prairie County'''<br>  
  
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Guide to '''Prairie County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://prairie.mt.gov/ Prairie County Courthouse]<br>217 W Park Street<br>Terry, MT 59349<br>Phone: 406.635.5575&nbsp;<br>  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Prairie County
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| state = Montana
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| founded year = 1915
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| founded date = February 5
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| seat = Terry
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| building image =
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| building address = Prairie County Courthouse<br> 217 W Park Street<br>Terry, MT 59349<br>Phone: 406.635.5575<br>[http://prairie.mt.gov/ '''Prairie County Website'''] }}
  
County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1915; <br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records<br>from 1915 <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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== History ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County ====
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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>'''[[Prairie County, Montana#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Prairie County, Montana#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Prairie County, Montana#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Prairie County, Montana#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Prairie County, Montana#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Prairie County, Montana#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1915*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1915*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1915*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1915</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1915</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1915</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Prairie County, Montana#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Prairie County, Montana#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Prairie County, Montana#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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'''1915--'''Prairie County was created 5 February 1915&nbsp;from [[Custer County, Montana|Custer ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Terry <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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*'''Parent County:''' created 5 February 1915 from [[Custer County, Montana|Custer ]]  
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*'''County seat:''' Terry <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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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Custer County, Montana|Custer]] | [[Dawson County, Montana|Dawson]] | [[Fallon County, Montana|Fallon]] | [[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield]] | [[McCone County, Montana|McCone]] | [[Wibaux County, Montana|Wibaux]]
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Biography ====
  
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fallon,_Montana Fallon]
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==== Church Records  ====
| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Prairie%2C+Terry|subject|disp=Terry}}
 
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saugus,_Montana Saugus]
 
| Zero
 
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| Shirley
 
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
*[[Custer County, Montana|Custer]]
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==== Directories  ====
*[[Dawson County, Montana|Dawson]]
 
*[[Fallon County, Montana|Fallon]]
 
*[[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield]]
 
*[[McCone County, Montana|McCone]]
 
*[[Wibaux County, Montana|Wibaux]]
 
  
== Resources ==
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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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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==== Migration  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Public Records  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1915; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1915 <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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===== 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 =====
  
==== 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+Prairie|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Prairie|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
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=== Places  ===
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fallon,_Montana Fallon]
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Prairie%2C+Terry|subject|disp=Terry}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saugus,_Montana Saugus]
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=== References  ===
  
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<references /> {{Montana|Montana}}  
  
 
[[Category:Prairie_County,_Montana]]
 
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Revision as of 21:05, 23 May 2013

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

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Prairie County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 5, 1915
County Seat Terry
Courthouse
Address Prairie County Courthouse
217 W Park Street
Terry, MT 59349
Phone: 406.635.5575
Prairie County Website



Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1915*
1915*
1915*
1915
1915
1915
* 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

Migration

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1915; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1915 [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

Fallon Terry
Saugus Zero
Shirley

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.