Hill County, Montana Genealogy

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| building address = Hill County Courthouse<br> 315 4th Street<br>Havre, MT 59501-3999<br>Phone: 406.265.5481<br>[http://hillcounty.us/ '''Hill County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Hill County Courthouse<br> 315 4th Street<br>Havre, MT 59501-3999<br>Phone: 406.265.5481<br>[http://hillcounty.us/ '''Hill County Website'''] }}  
  
== History  ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County  ====
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*'''Parent County:''' created 28 February 1912 from [[Chouteau County, Montana|Chouteau ]]  
 
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*'''County seat:''' Havre <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
'''1912--'''Hill County was created 28 February 1912&nbsp;from [[Chouteau County, Montana|Chouteau ]]County.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Havre <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:''' [[Blaine County, Montana|Blaine]] | [[Chouteau County, Montana|Chouteau]] | [[Liberty County, Montana|Liberty]]
  
 
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The [[Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation (Montana)|Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation]] is located primarily in Hill County, with a smaller portion in [[Chouteau County, Montana|Chouteau]] County.  
 
The [[Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation (Montana)|Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation]] is located primarily in Hill County, with a smaller portion in [[Chouteau County, Montana|Chouteau]] County.  
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
  
*[[Blaine County, Montana|Blaine]]
 
*[[Chouteau County, Montana|Chouteau]]
 
*[[Liberty County, Montana|Liberty]]
 
  
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
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===== Courthouse =====
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===== Courthouse =====
  
County Clerk and recorder has birth and death records from 1907 and land records from 1865; Clerk 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. 416.</ref>
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County Clerk and recorder has birth and death records from 1907 and land records from 1865; Clerk 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. 416.</ref>  
  
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
 
===== Family History Centers  =====
  
 
[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
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:*[[Havre Montana Family History Center]]
 
:*[[Havre Montana Family History Center]]
  
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
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*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.  
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=== References  ===
 
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[[Category:Hill_County,_Montana]]
 
[[Category:Hill_County,_Montana]]

Revision as of 15:39, 10 May 2013

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

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Hill County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 28, 1912
County Seat Havre
Courthouse
Address Hill County Courthouse
315 4th Street
Havre, MT 59501-3999
Phone: 406.265.5481
Hill County Website

Contents

Historical Facts

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Agency Havre Kremlin St. Pierre
Azure Havre North Laredo Sangrey
Beaver Creek Herron Parker School West Havre
Box Elder Hingham Rudyard
Gildford Inverness Saddle Butte

Indian Reservation

The Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation is located primarily in Hill County, with a smaller portion in Chouteau County.


Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Havre

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk and recorder has birth and death records from 1907 and land records from 1865; Clerk Court has marriage, divorce probate and court 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

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. 416.