Montana, Granite County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].
 
Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].
  
== Record Content ==
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== Record Content ==
Key genealogical facts found in this collection may include:
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Key genealogical facts found in the marriage records usually includes the following information:
  
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*Name of groom
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*Maiden name of bride
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*Date of marriage
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*Place of marriage
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*Groom's place and date of birth
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*Groom's father's name
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*Groom's mothers maiden name
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*Bride's father's name
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*Bride's mother's maiden name
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*Place of residence of the groom and bride
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*Names of cousins, brothers and sisters
  
 
== How to Use the Record ==
 
== How to Use the Record ==

Revision as of 16:44, 7 June 2012

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records scheduled to become available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Record Description

This collection contains images of probate, land and property, naturalization, divorce and vital records from the County Clerk's Office in Philipsburg. This collection is being published as images become available.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

Clerk of the District Court of the 3rd Judicial District. Granite County Records, 1893-1960. Granite County District Court, Philipsburg, Montana.

Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is found in the wiki article Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections.

Record Content

Key genealogical facts found in the marriage records usually includes the following information:

  • Name of groom
  • Maiden name of bride
  • Date of marriage
  • Place of marriage
  • Groom's place and date of birth
  • Groom's father's name
  • Groom's mothers maiden name
  • Bride's father's name
  • Bride's mother's maiden name
  • Place of residence of the groom and bride
  • Names of cousins, brothers and sisters

How to Use the Record

To search the collection, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page: ⇒Select the “Record Category”
⇒Select the “Record Type, Volume, and Year Range” which takes you to the images.

Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.


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Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection


“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.

When the citation has been replaced with a citation specific to the collection being described, the heading should be changed to “Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection” in Heading style 3.