Lewis and Clark County, Montana Genealogy

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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Lewis and Clark County'''<br>  
 
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Guide to '''Lewis and Clark County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Lewis and Clark County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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| founded year = 1865
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| building address = Lewis and Clark County Courthouse<br> 316 N Park Avenue<br>Helena, MT 59624<br>Phone: 406.447.8335<br>[http://www.co.lewis-clark.mt.us/ '''Lewis and Clark County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.co.lewis-clark.mt.us/ Lewis and Clark County]<br>316 N Park Avenue<br>Helena, MT 59624<br>Phone: 406.447.8335&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth records from 1907, divorce records<br>from 1895 and land records from 1865; Clerk District Court<br>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 has birth records from 1907, divorce records<br>from 1895 and land records from 1865; Clerk District Court<br>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>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

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

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Lewis and Clark County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 2, 1865
County Seat Helena
Courthouse
Address Lewis and Clark County Courthouse
316 N Park Avenue
Helena, MT 59624
Phone: 406.447.8335
Lewis and Clark County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk has birth records from 1907, divorce records
from 1895 and land records from 1865; Clerk District Court
has marriage, divorce, probate and court records [1]

History

Parent County

1865--Lewis & Clark County was created 2 February 1865 as an original county. County seat: Helena [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Augusta Helena Lincoln Marysville

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Helena

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

  • See an interactive map of Lewis and Clark County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including Butte and Helena newspapers. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

For marriages from 1865-1887 see Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 416.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).