Petroleum County, Montana Genealogy

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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Petroleum County'''<br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.courtreference.com/Petroleum-County-Montana-Courts.htm Petroleum County Courthouse]<br>201 E Main; PO Box 226; <br>Winnett, MT 59087<br>Phone: 406.429.5311&nbsp;<br><br>Director of Records has birth, marriage,&nbsp;death, burial, divorce,&nbsp;<br>probate, court and land records from 1925<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 417.</ref>
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Petroleum-County-Montana-Courts.htm Petroleum County Courthouse]<br>201 E Main; PO Box 226; <br>Winnett, MT 59087<br>Phone: 406.429.5311&nbsp;<br><br>Director of Records has birth, marriage,&nbsp;death, burial, divorce,&nbsp;<br>probate, court and land records from 1925<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 417.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1924--'''Petroleum County was created 24 November 1924&nbsp;from [[Fergus County, Montana|Fergus]] and [[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Winnett <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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'''1924--'''Petroleum County was created 24 November 1924&nbsp;from [[Fergus County, Montana|Fergus]] and [[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Winnett <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  ==
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]

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Contents

County Courthouse

Petroleum County Courthouse
201 E Main; PO Box 226;
Winnett, MT 59087
Phone: 406.429.5311 

Director of Records has birth, marriage, death, burial, divorce, 
probate, court and land records from 1925[1]

History

Parent County

1924--Petroleum County was created 24 November 1924 from Fergus and Garfield Counties.
County seat: Winnett [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cat Creek Teigen
Flatwillow Winnett

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • 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), p. 417.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).