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| building address = Ravalli County Courthouse<br>300 W River Road; <br>Hamilton, MT 59894<br>Phone: 406.822.3520 <br>[http://rc.mt.gov/districtcourt/default.mcpx '''Ravalli County Website'''] }}
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| building address = Ravalli County Courthouse<br>300 W River Road; <br>Hamilton, MT 59894<br>Phone: 406.822.3520 <br>[http://rc.mt.gov/districtcourt/default.mcpx '''Ravalli County Website'''] }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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County Clerk and recorder has birth and death records from 1911, <br>land records from 1871 and voter registration from 1937; Clerk Court<br>has marriage, divorce and court records from 1893 and probate <br>records from 1888<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 417.</ref>  
 
  
== History ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1893--'''[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ravalli_County,_Montana Ravalli County ]was created 16 February 1893&nbsp;from [[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Hamilton <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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'''1893--'''[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ravalli_County,_Montana Ravalli County ]was created 16 February 1893&nbsp;from [[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Hamilton <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:''' [[Beaverhead County, Montana|Beaverhead]] | [[Deer Lodge County, Montana|Deer Lodge]] | [[Granite County, Montana|Granite]] | [[Idaho County, Idaho|Idaho County, Idaho]] | [[Lemhi County, Idaho|Lemhi County, Idaho]] | [[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]]
  
 
==== Boundary Changes - [http://www.zipmap.net/Montana/Ravalli_County.htm Ravalli County map].  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes - [http://www.zipmap.net/Montana/Ravalli_County.htm Ravalli County map].  ====
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*Sula - [http://www.lewisandclarktrail.com/section3/montanacities/sacagawealand/index.htm Sacagawea, Lewis and Clark ]and [http://www.christianodyssey.com/06/0602montana.htm Sula].  
 
*Sula - [http://www.lewisandclarktrail.com/section3/montanacities/sacagawealand/index.htm Sacagawea, Lewis and Clark ]and [http://www.christianodyssey.com/06/0602montana.htm Sula].  
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Ravalli%2C+Victor|subject|disp=Victor}}
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Ravalli%2C+Victor|subject|disp=Victor}}
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
 
*[[Beaverhead County, Montana|Beaverhead]]
 
*[[Deer Lodge County, Montana|Deer Lodge]]
 
*[[Granite County, Montana|Granite]]
 
*[[Idaho County, Idaho|Idaho County, Idaho]]
 
*[[Lemhi County, Idaho|Lemhi County, Idaho]]
 
*[[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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County Clerk and recorder has birth and death records from 1911, land records from 1871 and voter registration from 1937; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce and court records from 1893 and probate records from 1888<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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:*[[Hamilton Montana Family History Center]]
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:*[[Stevensville Montana Family History Center]]
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===== Libraries  =====
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===== Museums  =====
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==== Taxation  ====
 
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For marriages from 1893-1894 see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
 
For marriages from 1893-1894 see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
 
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Hamilton Montana Family History Center]]
 
*[[Stevensville Montana Family History Center]]
 
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 21:11, 23 May 2013

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

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Ravalli County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 16, 1893
County Seat Hamilton
Courthouse
Address Ravalli County Courthouse
300 W River Road;
Hamilton, MT 59894
Phone: 406.822.3520
Ravalli County Website



Historical Facts

Parent County

1893--Ravalli County was created 16 February 1893 from Missoula County.  County seat: Hamilton [1]

Boundary Changes - Ravalli County map.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk and recorder has birth and death records from 1911, land records from 1871 and voter registration from 1937; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce and court records from 1893 and probate records from 1888[2]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

For marriages from 1893-1894 see Western States Marriage Index.


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