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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Sanders County'''<br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.sanderscounty.mt.gov/ Sanders County Courthouse]<br>1111 Main Street<br>Thompson Falls, MT 59873<br>Phone: 406.827.4392 <br><br>County Clerk and Recorder has birth, marriage, divorce, probate, court <br>and land records from 1906 and death records from 1907 <ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 418.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1905--'''Sanders County was created 7 February 1905&nbsp;from [[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]] County.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Thompson Falls <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>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dixon,_Montana Dixon]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Niarada,_Montana Niarada]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plains,_Montana Plains]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heron,_Montana Heron]
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Sanders%2C+Noxon|subject|disp=Noxon}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thompson_Falls,_Montana Thompson Falls]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hot_Springs,_Montana Hot Springs]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Agency,_Montana Old Agency]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trout_Creek,_Montana Trout Creek]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lonepine,_Montana Lone Pine]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paradise,_Montana Paradise]
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==== Indian Reservation  ====
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A small piece of the [[Flathead Indian Reservation (Montana)|Flathead Indian Reservation]] is in Sanders County. The major part of the reservation is in Lake County. Other small portions are also in Missoula and Flathead Counties.
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Bonner County, Idaho|Bonner County, Idaho]]
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*[[Flathead County, Montana|Flathead]]
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*[[Lake County, Montana|Lake]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Montana|Lincoln]]
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*[[Mineral County, Montana|Mineral]]
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*[[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]]
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*[[Shoshone County, Idaho|Shoshone County, Idaho]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
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*See an [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MT/Sanders_County interactive map] of Sanders County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)
  
 
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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|Kalispell newspapers}}]. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Plains Montana Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*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=205099&subject_disp=Montana%2C+Sanders&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 01:32, 1 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Sanders County Courthouse
1111 Main Street
Thompson Falls, MT 59873
Phone: 406.827.4392

County Clerk and Recorder has birth, marriage, divorce, probate, court
and land records from 1906 and death records from 1907 [1]

History

Parent County

1905--Sanders County was created 7 February 1905 from Missoula County. County seat: Thompson Falls [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Dixon Niarada Plains
Heron Noxon Thompson Falls
Hot Springs Old Agency Trout Creek
Lone Pine Paradise

Indian Reservation

A small piece of the Flathead Indian Reservation is in Sanders County. The major part of the reservation is in Lake County. Other small portions are also in Missoula and Flathead Counties.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including Kalispell newspapers. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

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. 418.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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