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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Powell County'''<br>
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== History ==
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=== County Courthouse ===
  
==== Parent County ====
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[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>
  
'''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>
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==== Parent County ====
  
*[[Deer_Lodge_County,_Montana|Deer Lodge]]
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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>
*[[Flathead_County,_Montana|Flathead]]
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*[[Granite_County,_Montana|Granite]]
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*[[Jefferson_County,_Montana|Jefferson]]
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*[[Lewis_and_Clark_County,_Montana|Lewis and Clark]]
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*[[Missoula_County,_Montana|Missoula]]
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
====Populated Places====
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Powell%2C+Avon|subject|disp=Avon}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garrison,_Montana Garrison]
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Powell%2C+Deer+Lodge|subject|disp=Deer Lodge}}
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Powell%2C+Ovando|subject|disp=Ovando}}
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elliston,_Montana Elliston]
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Deer Lodge County, Montana|Deer Lodge]]
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*[[Flathead County, Montana|Flathead]]
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*[[Granite County, Montana|Granite]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Montana|Jefferson]]
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*[[Lewis and Clark County, Montana|Lewis and Clark]]
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*[[Missoula County, Montana|Missoula]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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==== Maps  ====
 
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*See an [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MT/Powell_County interactive map] of Powell County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)
  
 
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*NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=59 {{nowrap|Butte and Helena newspapers}}] that may include residents of Powell County. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Deer Lodge Montana Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*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.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205079&subject_disp=Montana%2C+Powell&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Revision as of 22:07, 26 November 2012

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Powell County Courthouse
409 Missouri Avenue
Deer Lodge, MT 59722-1084
Phone: 406.846.3680 

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).