Powell County, Montana Genealogy

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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Powell County'''<br>  
 
[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Powell County'''<br>  
  
Guide to '''Powell County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Powell County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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| county = Powell County
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| founded year = 1901
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| founded date = January 31
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| building address = Powell County Courthouse<br> 409 Missouri Avenue<br>Deer Lodge, MT 59722-1084<br>Phone: 406.846.3680<br>[http://www.powellcountymt.gov/ '''Powell County Website'''] }}
  
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
  
[http://www.powellcountymt.gov/ Powell County Courthouse]<br>409 Missouri Avenue<br>Deer Lodge, MT 59722-1084<br>Phone: 406.846.3680&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth, death and land&nbsp;records from 1907; <br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorec, probate and court records <br>from 1901 <br><br>History <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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County Clerk has birth, death and land&nbsp;records from 1907; <br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorec, probate and court records <br>from 1901 <br><br>History <ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 417.</ref>  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1901--'''Powell County was created 31 January 1901&nbsp;from [[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]] and [[Deer Lodge County, Montana|Deer Lodge]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Deer Lodge <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>  
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'''1901--'''Powell County was created 31 January 1901&nbsp;from [[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]] and [[Deer Lodge County, Montana|Deer Lodge]] Counties.<br>'''County seat: '''Deer Lodge <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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Guide to Powell County Montana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Powell County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 31, 1901
County Seat Deer Lodge
Courthouse
Address Powell County Courthouse
409 Missouri Avenue
Deer Lodge, MT 59722-1084
Phone: 406.846.3680
Powell County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1907;
Clerk Court has marriage, divorec, probate and court records
from 1901

History [1]

Parent County

1901--Powell County was created 31 January 1901 from Missoula and Deer Lodge Counties.
County seat: Deer Lodge [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Avon Garrison
Deer Lodge Ovando
Elliston

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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

Military

Newspapers

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

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).