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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 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).


 

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