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| building address = Sweet Grass County Courthouse<br> 200 W 1st Avenue <br>Big Timber, MT 59011-0460<br>Phone: 406.932.5152<br>[http://www.co.sweetgrass.mt.us/ '''Sweet Grass County Website'''] }}
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| building address = Sweet Grass County Courthouse<br> 200 W 1st Avenue <br>Big Timber, MT 59011-0460<br>Phone: 406.932.5152<br>[http://www.co.sweetgrass.mt.us/ '''Sweet Grass County Website'''] }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
 
 
County Clerk and Recorder has birth records from 1907, <br>death and burial records from 1900 and land records from<br>1895; Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate<br>and court records from 1895<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 418.</ref>
 
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1895--'''Sweet Grass County was created 5 March 1895&nbsp;from [[Meagher County, Montana|Meagher]], [[Park County, Montana|Park]], and [[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Big Timber <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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'''1895--'''Sweet Grass County was created 5 March 1895&nbsp;from [[Meagher County, Montana|Meagher]], [[Park County, Montana|Park]], and [[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Big Timber <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  ====
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County Clerk and Recorder has birth records from 1907, death and burial records from 1900 and land records from 1895; Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1895<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 418.</ref>
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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'''[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]'''
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For marriages from 1895-1901 see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
 
For marriages from 1895-1901 see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
  
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Revision as of 20:57, 25 May 2013

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

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Sweet Grass County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 5, 1895
County Seat Big Timber
Courthouse
Address Sweet Grass County Courthouse
200 W 1st Avenue
Big Timber, MT 59011-0460
Phone: 406.932.5152
Sweet Grass County Website



History

Parent County

1895--Sweet Grass County was created 5 March 1895 from Meagher, Park, and Yellowstone Counties.
County seat: Big Timber [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Big Timber

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Repositories

County Courthouse

County Clerk and Recorder has birth records from 1907, death and burial records from 1900 and land records from 1895; Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1895[2]

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

For marriages from 1895-1901 see Western States Marriage Index.

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

Big Timber
Greycliff
Melville

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.