Blaine County, Montana Genealogy

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| building address = Blaine County Courthouse<br> 400 Ohio Street<br>Chinook, MT 59523<br>Phone: 406.357.3240<br>[http://co.blaine.mt.gov/ '''Blaine County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Blaine County Courthouse<br> 400 Ohio Street<br>Chinook, MT 59523<br>Phone: 406.357.3240<br>[http://co.blaine.mt.gov/ '''Blaine County Website'''] }}  
  
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== History  ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County  ====
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*'''Parent County:''' created 29 February 1912 from [[Chouteau County, Montana|Chouteau]] County  
 
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*'''County Seat:''' Chinook <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
'''1912--'''Blaine County was created 29 February 1912 from [[Chouteau County, Montana|Chouteau]] County. '''County seat:''' Chinook <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Chouteau County, Montana|Chouteau]] | [[Fergus County, Montana|Fergus]] | [[Hill County, Montana|Hill]] | [[Phillips County, Montana|Phillips]]
  
 
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The [[Fort Belknap Indian Reservation (Montana)|Fort Belknap Indian Reservation]] is located primarily in Blaine County, with a smaller portion in Phillips County.  
 
The [[Fort Belknap Indian Reservation (Montana)|Fort Belknap Indian Reservation]] is located primarily in Blaine County, with a smaller portion in Phillips County.  
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
  
*[[Chouteau County, Montana|Chouteau]]
 
*[[Fergus County, Montana|Fergus]]
 
*[[Hill County, Montana|Hill]]
 
*[[Phillips County, Montana|Phillips]]
 
  
 
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== Resources  ==
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County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1912.<br>Clerk of the District Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records.<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 415.</ref>  
 
County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1912.<br>Clerk of the District Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records.<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 415.</ref>  
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*[[Chinook Montana Family History Center]]
 
*[[Chinook Montana Family History Center]]
  
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Revision as of 15:35, 29 April 2013

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

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Blaine County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 29, 1912
County Seat Chinook
Courthouse
Address Blaine County Courthouse
400 Ohio Street
Chinook, MT 59523
Phone: 406.357.3240
Blaine County Website


Contents

Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Chinook Hays
Fort Belknap Agency Lodge Pole
Harlem Zurich

Indian Reservation

The Fort Belknap Indian Reservation is located primarily in Blaine County, with a smaller portion in Phillips County.


Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Blaine County, Montana Genealogy census records online, see: Montana Census.


Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Chinook
  • Harlem

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1912.
Clerk of the District Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records.[2]

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

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. 415.