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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Fallon County''' <br>  
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'''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana Genealogy|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Fallon County''' <br>  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Fallon County, Montana ancestry, family history and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
[http://falloncounty.net/ Fallon County Courthouse]<br>10 W Fallon Avenue <br>Baker, MT 59313<br>Phone: 406.778.7106&nbsp;<br>
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{{MTDC}}
  
County Clerk Recorder&nbsp;has birth records from 1884, <br>divorce records from 1919, land and military discharge<br>records; Clerk Court has marriage records from 1913, <br>divorce, probate and court records <br><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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{{Infobox U.S. County  
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| county = Fallon County
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| county_map = Map of Montana highlighting Fallon County.svg.png
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| state = Montana
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| state_map = Montana.png
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| founded year = 1913
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| founded date = December 9
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| seat = [[Baker, Montana|Baker]]
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| building image = Fallon County, Montana Courthouse.jpg
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| building address = Fallon County Courthouse<br> 10 W Fallon Avenue <br>Baker, MT 59313<br>Phone: 406.778.7106<br>[http://falloncounty.net/ '''Fallon County Website''']
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}}
  
== History  ==
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==== Parent County ====
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
'''1913--'''Fallon County was created 9 December 1913&nbsp;from [[Custer County, Montana|Custer]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Baker <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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{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="2"
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Fallon County, Montana#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Fallon County, Montana#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Fallon County, Montana#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Fallon County, Montana#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Fallon County, Montana#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Fallon County, Montana#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1908*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1912*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1918*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1913</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1913</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1913</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Fallon County, Montana#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Fallon County, Montana#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Fallon County, Montana#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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*'''Parent County:''' created 9 December 1913 from [[Custer County, Montana Genealogy|Custer]]  
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*'''County seat:''' Baker <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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*'''Neighboring Counties:''' [[Bowman County, North Dakota Genealogy|Bowman County, North Dakota]] | [[Carter County, Montana Genealogy|Carter]] | [[Custer County, Montana Genealogy|Custer]] | [[Golden Valley County, North Dakota Genealogy|Golden Valley County, North Dakota]] | [[Harding County, South Dakota Genealogy|Harding County, South Dakota]] | [[Prairie County, Montana Genealogy|Prairie]] | [[Slope County, North Dakota Genealogy|Slope County, North Dakota]] | [[Wibaux County, Montana Genealogy|Wibaux]]
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Biography ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
*[[Bowman County, North Dakota|Bowman County, North Dakota]]
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==== Census  ====
*[[Carter County, Montana|Carter]]
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*[[Custer County, Montana|Custer]]
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*[[Golden Valley County, North Dakota|Golden Valley County, North Dakota]]
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*[[Harding County, South Dakota|Harding County, South Dakota]]
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*[[Prairie County, Montana|Prairie]]
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*[[Slope County, North Dakota|Slope County, North Dakota]]
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*[[Wibaux County, Montana|Wibaux]]
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== Resources  ==
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2086706?availability=Family%20History%20Library 1920 Fallon County, Montana&nbsp;: census index]
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Church ====
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{{MT Church Intro}}
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Court Records ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Directories ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
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==== Gazetteers  ====
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==== Genealogy  ====
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==== History  ====
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{{MT History Intro}}
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==== Land and Property  ====
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{{MT Land Intro}}
  
 
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==== Maps  ====
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[[Image:Mtfallon.jpg|thumb|right|300px]]
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==== Migration  ====
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/746985?availability=Family%20History%20Library Montana, World War I Selective Service System draft registration cards, (1917-1918)]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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{{MT Newspaper abstracts|Fallon}}
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==== Obituaries  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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{{MT Probate Intro|Fallon}}
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==== Public Records  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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County Clerk Recorder has birth records from 1884, divorce records from 1919, land and military discharge Records; Clerk Court has marriage records from 1913, divorce, probate and court records <br><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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===== Family History Centers  =====
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{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
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===== Libraries  =====
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===== Museums  =====
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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{{MT Tax Intro}}
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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{{MT Vital Intro}}
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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===== Birth =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Marriage  =====
  
== Web Sites  ==
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/698393?availability=Family%20History%20Library Marriage records, 1913-1960]
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===== Death  =====
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==== Web Sites  ====
  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mtfallon/_fll.h The Fallon County MTGenWeb Project], a member of [[MTGenWeb|The MTGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mtfallon/_fll.h The Fallon County MTGenWeb Project], a member of [[MTGenWeb|The MTGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
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*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Fallon|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
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=== Places  ===
  
== References  ==
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=== References  ===
  
<references /> {{Montana|Montana}} {{Montana-stub}}  
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[[Category:Fallon County, Montana]]

Latest revision as of 03:13, 6 February 2015

United States Gotoarrow.png Montana Gotoarrow.png Fallon County

Guide to Fallon County, Montana ancestry, family history and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Hand and keyboard.jpg Montana
Online Records



Fallon County, Montana
Map
Map of Montana highlighting Fallon County
Location in the state of Montana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 9, 1913
County Seat Baker
Courthouse
Fallon County, Montana Courthouse.jpg
Address Fallon County Courthouse
10 W Fallon Avenue
Baker, MT 59313
Phone: 406.778.7106
Fallon County Website


Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1908*
1912*
1918*
1913
1913
1913
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

Church records vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Montana denominations, view the Montana Church Records wiki page.

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Local histories are available for Fallon County, Montana Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Montana Local Histories.

Land and Property

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Montana Land and Property for additional information about early Montana land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse, where records are currently housed.

Maps

Mtfallon.jpg

Migration

Military

Newspapers

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Fallon County, Montana Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:

Obituaries

Probate

In most counties in Montana, probate records have been kept by the county judge. They include wills, inventories, claim registers, inheritance records, probate packets, and dockets. The records are available at the county courthouse.

The FamilySearch Catalog lists films of probate records. To find the records for this county, use the Place Search for Montana, Fallon - Probate records.

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk Recorder has birth records from 1884, divorce records from 1919, land and military discharge Records; Clerk Court has marriage records from 1913, divorce, probate and court records
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Family History Centers

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See Family History Centers for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Montana tax records complement land records and can be used to supplement the years between censuses. There may be gaps of several years in the records.

Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. A copy or an extract of most birth and death original records can be purchased from the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred. For information about marriages, divorces, and requirements for obtaining any vital records, see the CDC Where to Write website.

Birth
Marriage
Death

Web Sites

Places

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.

 

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