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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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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Lewis &amp; Clark County; 316 N Park Ave; Helena, MT 59624; Ph. 406.447.8335 Details: (Formerly Edgerton Co. Name changed to Lewis &amp; Clark 20 Dec 1867) (Co Clk has b rec from 1907, d rec from 1895 &amp; land rec from 1865; Clk Dis Ct has m, div, pro &amp; ct rec) <br>
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[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>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1865--'''Lewis &amp; Clark County was created 2 February 1865&nbsp;as an original county.&nbsp;'''County seat: '''Helena <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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'''1865--'''Lewis &amp; Clark County was created 2 February 1865&nbsp;as an original county.&nbsp;'''County seat: '''Helena <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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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Helena Montana Family History Center]]
 
*[[Helena Montana Family History Center]]
  
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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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*[http://montana-genealogy.com/Lewis-and-Clark-County-Genealogy.htm Lewis and Clark County Genealogy] (Montana Genealogy)
  
 
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Revision as of 21:59, 26 November 2012

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Lewis and Clark County
316 N Park Avenue
Helena, MT 59624
Phone: 406.447.8335 

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).