Sheridan County, Montana Genealogy

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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Sheridan County'''<br>  
  
Guide to '''Sheridan County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Sheridan County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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| county = Sheridan County
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| founded year = 1913
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| building address = Sheridan County Courthouse<br> 100 W Laurel Avenue<br>Plentywood, MT 59254<br>Phone: 406.765.2310<br>[http://www.co.sheridan.mt.us/ '''Sheridan County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.co.sheridan.mt.us/ Sheridan County Courthouse]<br>100 W Laurel Avenue<br>Plentywood, MT 59254<br>Phone: 406.765.2310 <br><br>County Clerk has birth, death, burial and land records from 1913; <br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court from 1913 <ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 418.</ref>  
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County Clerk has birth, death, burial and land records from 1913; <br>Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court from 1913 <ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 418.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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'''1913--'''Sheridan County was created 24 March 1913&nbsp;from [[Valley County, Montana|Valley ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Plentywood <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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'''1913--'''Sheridan County was created 24 March 1913&nbsp;from [[Valley County, Montana|Valley ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Plentywood <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 Sheridan County Montana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Sheridan County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 24, 1913
County Seat Plentywood
Courthouse
Address Sheridan County Courthouse
100 W Laurel Avenue
Plentywood, MT 59254
Phone: 406.765.2310
Sheridan County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk has birth, death, burial and land records from 1913;
Clerk Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court from 1913 [1]

History

Parent County

1913--Sheridan County was created 24 March 1913 from Valley County.  County seat: Plentywood [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Antelope Dooley Plentywood
Cornertown Medicine Lake Reserve
Dagmar Outlook Westby

Indian Reservation

The largest portion of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation is located in Roosevelt County, with small portions in Daniels, Sheridan, and Valley Counties.

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. 418.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).