Prairie County, Montana

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Prairie County Courthouse<br>217 W Park Street<br> Terry, MT 59349<br> Phone: 406.635.5575&nbsp;<br>
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[http://prairie.mt.gov/ Prairie County Courthouse]<br>217 W Park Street<br>Terry, MT 59349<br>Phone: 406.635.5575&nbsp;<br>  
  
County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1915; <br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records<br> from 1915 <br>
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County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1915; <br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records<br>from 1915 <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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'''1915--'''Prairie County was created 5 February 1915&nbsp;from [[Custer County, Montana|Custer ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Terry <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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'''1915--'''Prairie County was created 5 February 1915&nbsp;from [[Custer County, Montana|Custer ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Terry <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  ==
 
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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Prairie County Courthouse
217 W Park Street
Terry, MT 59349
Phone: 406.635.5575 

County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1915;
Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records
from 1915 [1]

History

Parent County

1915--Prairie County was created 5 February 1915 from Custer County.  County seat: Terry [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Fallon Terry
Saugus Zero
Shirley

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).