Difference between revisions of "Stillwater County, Montana Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(Added infobox)
(expanded categories)
Line 16: Line 16:
 
| seat = Columbus
 
| seat = Columbus
 
| building image =  
 
| building image =  
| 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'''] }}
+
| 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  ==
+
<br>
  
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>
+
=== Historical Facts  ===
  
== History  ==
+
*'''Parent County:''' created 24 March 1913 from [[Sweet Grass County, Montana|Sweet Grass]] | [[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone]] | [[Carbon County, Montana|Carbon]]
 +
*'''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>
 +
*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Carbon County, Montana|Carbon]] | [[Golden Valley County, Montana|Golden Valley]] | [[Park County, Montana|Park]] | [[Sweet Grass County, Montana|Sweet Grass]] | [[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone]]
  
==== Parent County ====
+
==== Boundary Changes ====
  
'''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>
+
==== Record Loss  ====
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
+
=== Resources ===
  
==== Record Loss  ====
+
==== Biography ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
+
==== Cemeteries ====
  
==== Populated Places  ====
+
==== Census ====
  
{| width="620" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
+
==== Church Records ====
|-
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Absarokee,_Montana Absarokee]
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Park_City,_Montana Park City]
 
|-
 
| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Stillwater%2C+Columbus|subject|disp=Columbus}}
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rapelje,_Montana Rapelje]
 
|-
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fishtail,_Montana Fishtail]
 
| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Stillwater%2C+Reed+Point|subject|disp=Reed Point}}
 
|}
 
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
+
==== Court Records ====
  
*[[Carbon County, Montana|Carbon]]
+
==== Directories ====
*[[Golden Valley County, Montana|Golden Valley]]
 
*[[Park County, Montana|Park]]
 
*[[Sweet Grass County, Montana|Sweet Grass]]
 
*[[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone]]
 
  
== Resources  ==
+
==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
+
==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Church  ====
+
==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Court  ====
+
==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Land  ====
+
==== History ====
  
==== Local Histories  ====
+
==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
 +
 +
==== Migration ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
 +
 +
==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=59 Montana newspapers] including Billings newspapers that may include residents of Stillwater County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
+
:*NewspaperArchive.com ($) 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.
 +
 
 +
==== Obituaries ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
 +
 +
==== Public Records ====
 +
 +
==== Repositories  ====
 +
 +
===== 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<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 418.</ref>
 +
 +
===== Family History Centers  =====
 +
 +
[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 +
 +
===== Libraries  =====
 +
 +
===== Museums  =====
 +
 +
===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
Line 82: Line 94:
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
+
===== Birth =====
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
+
===== Marriage =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
+
===== Death  =====
  
== Web Sites ==
+
==== 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+Stillwater|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Stillwater|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References  ==
+
=== Places  ===
 +
 
 +
{| width="620" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
 +
|-
 +
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Absarokee,_Montana Absarokee]
 +
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Park_City,_Montana Park City]
 +
|-
 +
| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Stillwater%2C+Columbus|subject|disp=Columbus}}
 +
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rapelje,_Montana Rapelje]
 +
|-
 +
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fishtail,_Montana Fishtail]
 +
| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Stillwater%2C+Reed+Point|subject|disp=Reed Point}}
 +
|}
 +
 
 +
=== References  ===
  
 
<references /> {{Montana|Montana}}  
 
<references /> {{Montana|Montana}}  
 
{{Montana-stub}}
 
  
 
[[Category:Stillwater_County,_Montana]]
 
[[Category:Stillwater_County,_Montana]]

Revision as of 20:47, 25 May 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Montana Gotoarrow.png Stillwater County

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

Hand and keyboard.jpg Montana
Online Records



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



Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

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

  • 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.

Obituaries

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

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[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

Absarokee Park City
Columbus Rapelje
Fishtail Reed Point

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.