Lincoln County, Montana Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
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County&nbsp;Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1909; <br>Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records; <br>County Clerk&nbsp;also has some trancsribed birth and death records<br>prior to 1909 <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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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1909--'''Lincoln County was created 9 March 1909&nbsp;from [[Flathead County, Montana|Flathead]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Libby <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><br>  
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'''1909--'''Lincoln County was created 9 March 1909&nbsp;from [[Flathead County, Montana|Flathead]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Libby <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><br>  
  
 
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fortine,_Montana Fortine]
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rexford,_Montana Rexford]
 
| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Troy,_Montana Troy]
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1909; Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records; County Clerk also has some trancribed birth and death records prior to 1909 <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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===== Family History Centers  =====
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[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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:*[[Eureka Montana Family History Center]]
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:*[[Libby Montana Family History Center]]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Eureka Montana Family History Center]]
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*[[Libby Montana Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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==== Websites ====
  
 
*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.  
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Lincoln|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Lincoln|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
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Revision as of 17:58, 10 May 2013

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

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Lincoln County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 9, 1909
County Seat Libby
Courthouse
Address Lincoln County Courthouse
512 California Ave
Libby, MT 59923
Phone: 406.293.7781
Lincoln County Website

Contents

History

Parent County

1909--Lincoln County was created 9 March 1909 from Flathead County.  County seat:  Libby [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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

Military

Newspapers

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

Probate

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1909; Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records; County Clerk also has some trancribed birth and death records prior to 1909 [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

Places

Eureka Libby Trego
Fortine Rexford Troy

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.