Sweet Grass County, Montana

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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Sweet Grass County'''<br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.sweetgrass.mt.us/ Sweet Grass County Courthouse]<br>200 W 1st Avenue <br>Big Timber, MT 59011-0460<br>Phone: 406.932.5152 <br><br>County Clerk and Recorder has birth records from 1907, <br>death and burial records from 1900 and land records from<br>1895; Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate<br>and court records from 1895<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 418.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
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'''1895--'''Sweet Grass County was created from Meagher, Park, and Yellowstone Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Big Timber
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'''1895--'''Sweet Grass County was created 5 March 1895&nbsp;from [[Meagher County, Montana|Meagher]], [[Park County, Montana|Park]], and [[Yellowstone County, Montana|Yellowstone ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Big Timber <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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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Golden Valley County, Montana|Golden Valley]]
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*[[Meagher County, Montana|Meagher]]
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*[[Park County, Montana|Park]]
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*[[Stillwater County, Montana|Stillwater]]
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*[[Wheatland County, Montana|Wheatland]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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*Big Timber
  
 
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For marriages from 1895-1901 see [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== 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=205109&subject_disp=Montana%2C+Sweet+Grass&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Revision as of 22:09, 26 November 2012

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Sweet Grass County Courthouse
200 W 1st Avenue
Big Timber, MT 59011-0460
Phone: 406.932.5152

County Clerk and Recorder has birth records from 1907,
death and burial records from 1900 and land records from
1895; Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate
and court records from 1895[1]

History

Parent County

1895--Sweet Grass County was created 5 March 1895 from Meagher, Park, and Yellowstone Counties.
County seat: Big Timber [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Big Timber
Greycliff
Melville

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Big Timber

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

For marriages from 1895-1901 see Western States Marriage Index.

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).