Carbon County, Montana

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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Carbon County'''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://co.carbon.mt.us/ Carbon County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 948<br>Red Lodge, MT 59068<br>Phone: 406.446.1225&nbsp;<br><br>County&nbsp;Clerk has birth records from 1878, <br>death records from 1903, marriage, divorce, <br>probate court and land records from 1895<br><ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 415.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1895--'''Carbon County was created from Park, Yellowstone, and Custer Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Red Lodge <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1895--'''Carbon County was created 4 March 1895&nbsp;from [[Park County, Montana|Park,]] [[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone,]] and [[Custer County, Montana|Custer]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Red Lodge <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
====Populated Places====
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{| width="620" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" align="left" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bearcreek,_Montana Bearcreek]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar,_Montana Edgar]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luther,_Montana Luther]
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| Roscoe
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| [https://beta.familysearch.org/s/search/library_catalog#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=place&searchCriteria=&placeName=Montana%2C+Carbon%2C+Belfry&author_givenName=&author_surname= Belfry]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fox,_Montana Fox]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Lodge,_Montana Red Lodge]
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| Silesia
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boyd,_Montana Boyd]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fromberg,_Montana Fromberg]
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| Roberts
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| Warren
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bridger,_Montana Bridger]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joliet,_Montana Joliet]
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| [https://beta.familysearch.org/s/search/library_catalog#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=place&searchCriteria=&placeName=Montana%2C+Carbon%2C+Rockvale&author_givenName=&author_surname= Rockvale]
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| Washoe
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Big Horn County, Montana|Big Horn]]
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*[[Big Horn County, Wyoming|Big Horn County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Park County, Montana|Park]]
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*[[Park County, Wyoming|Park County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Stillwater County, Montana|Stillwater]]
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*[[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Montana}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
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LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records
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*Belfry
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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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 Carbon County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
  
 
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For marriages from 1895-1896 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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*[[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=localitydetails&subject=205000&subject_disp=Montana%2C+Carbon&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Carbon|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 21:54, 26 November 2012

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Carbon County Courthouse
PO Box 948
Red Lodge, MT 59068
Phone: 406.446.1225 

County Clerk has birth records from 1878,
death records from 1903, marriage, divorce,
probate court and land records from 1895
[1]

History

Parent County

1895--Carbon County was created 4 March 1895 from Park, Yellowstone, and Custer Counties.
County seat: Red Lodge [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Bearcreek Edgar Luther Roscoe
Belfry Fox Red Lodge Silesia
Boyd Fromberg Roberts Warren
Bridger Joliet Rockvale Washoe

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Belfry

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including Billings newspapers that may include residents of Carbon County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

For marriages from 1895-1896 see Western States Marriage Index.

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. 415.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).