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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Stillwater County'''<br>
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Guide to '''Stillwater County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Stillwater County
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| state = Montana
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| founded year = 1913
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| founded date = March 24
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| seat = Columbus
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| building address = Stillwater County Courthouse<br> PO Box 149 <br>Columbus, MT 59019-0149<br>Phone: 406.322.8000<br>[http://www.stillwater.mt.gov/ '''Stillwater County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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County Clerk Recorder has birth and death records from late 1800’s, <br>land and military records; Clerk Court has marriage records from late 1800’s, <br>divorce, probate, court and naturalization records<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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'''1913--'''Stillwater County was created 24 March 1913&nbsp;from [[Sweet Grass County, Montana|Sweet Grass]], [[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone]], and [[Carbon County, Montana|Carbon ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Columbus <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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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Absarokee,_Montana Absarokee]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Park_City,_Montana Park City]
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Stillwater%2C+Columbus|subject|disp=Columbus}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rapelje,_Montana Rapelje]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fishtail,_Montana Fishtail]
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Stillwater%2C+Reed+Point|subject|disp=Reed Point}}
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Carbon County, Montana|Carbon]]
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*[[Golden Valley County, Montana|Golden Valley]]
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*[[Park County, Montana|Park]]
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*[[Sweet Grass County, Montana|Sweet Grass]]
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*[[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=59 Montana newspapers] including Billings newspapers that may include residents of Stillwater County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== 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=localityrelated&columns=*%2C0%2C0&subject=205108&subject_disp=Montana%2C+Stillwater Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Stillwater|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Guide to Stillwater County Montana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Stillwater County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 24, 1913
County Seat Columbus
Courthouse
Address Stillwater County Courthouse
PO Box 149
Columbus, MT 59019-0149
Phone: 406.322.8000
Stillwater County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk Recorder has birth and death records from late 1800’s,
land and military records; Clerk Court has marriage records from late 1800’s,
divorce, probate, court and naturalization records[1]

History

Parent County

1913--Stillwater County was created 24 March 1913 from Sweet Grass, Yellowstone, and Carbon Counties.
County seat: Columbus [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Absarokee Park City
Columbus Rapelje
Fishtail Reed Point

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including Billings newspapers that may include residents of Stillwater County. 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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