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== History ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County  ====
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*'''Parent County:''' created 24 March 1913 from [[Valley County, Montana|Valley]]  
 
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*'''County seat:''' Plentywood <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>  
'''1913--'''Sheridan County was created 24 March 1913&nbsp;from [[Valley County, Montana|Valley ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Plentywood <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:''' [[Daniels County, Montana|Daniels]] | [[Divide County, North Dakota|Divide County, North Dakota]] | [[Roosevelt County, Montana|Roosevelt]] | [[Williams County, North Dakota|Williams County, North Dakota]]
  
 
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*[[Daniels County, Montana|Daniels]]
 
*[[Divide County, North Dakota|Divide County, North Dakota]]
 
*[[Roosevelt County, Montana|Roosevelt]]
 
*[[Williams County, North Dakota|Williams County, North Dakota]]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Indian Reservation  ====
 
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The largest portion of the [[Fort Peck Indian Reservation (Montana)|Fort Peck Indian Reservation]] is located in Roosevelt County, with small portions in Daniels, Sheridan, and Valley Counties
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The largest portion of the [[Fort Peck Indian Reservation (Montana)|Fort Peck Indian Reservation]] is located in Roosevelt County, with small portions in Daniels, Sheridan, and Valley Counties  
  
 
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Revision as of 20:14, 25 May 2013

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

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Sheridan County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 24, 1913
County Seat Plentywood
Courthouse
Address Sheridan County Courthouse
100 W Laurel Avenue
Plentywood, MT 59254
Phone: 406.765.2310
Sheridan County Website



Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has birth, death, burial and land records from 1913; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court from 1913 [2]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

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


Places

Antelope Dooley Plentywood
Cornertown Medicine Lake Reserve
Dagmar Outlook Westby

Indian Reservation

The largest portion of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation is located in Roosevelt County, with small portions in Daniels, Sheridan, and Valley Counties

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. 418.
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