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Guide to '''Toole County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Toole County'''<br>  
 
[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Toole County'''<br>  
  
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== County Courthouse  ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Toole County  
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| state = Montana
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| founded year = 1914
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| founded date = May 7
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| seat = [[Shelby, Montana|Shelby]]
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| building address = Toole County Courthouse<br> 226 1st St S<br>Shelby, MT 59474-1920<br>Phone: 406.434.2232<br>[http://www.toolecountymt.gov/county%20addresses.html '''Toole County Website'''] }}
  
[http://www.toolecountymt.gov/county%20addresses.html Toole County Courthouse]<br>226 1st St S; <br>Shelby, MT 59474-1920<br>Phone: 406.434.2232 <br><br>County Clerk and Recorder has birth, death and burial records from 1914 <br>and land records from 1890; Clerk Court has marriage records from 1914, <br>divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 418.</ref>&gt;
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== History ==
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=== Historical Facts ===
  
==== Parent County ====
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cccc99" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Beginning dates for major county records'''
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Toole County, Montana#Birth|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Toole County, Montana#Marriage|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Toole County, Montana#Death|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Toole County, Montana#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Toole County, Montana#Probate|Probate]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" | <center>'''[[Toole County, Montana#Court_Records|Court]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1912*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1914*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1912*</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1914</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1914</center>
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| width="16.6%" valign="middle" style="height: 25px;" | <center>1914</center>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#99d6ff" colspan="6" | '''* For earlier dates, try...''' '''[[Toole County, Montana#Church_Records|Church]] &#124; [[Toole County, Montana#Obituaries|Obituaries]] &#124; [[Toole County, Montana#Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]'''
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'''1914--'''Toole County was created 7 May 1914&nbsp;from&nbsp;[[Teton County, Montana|Teton]] and [[Hill County, Montana|Hill]] Counties.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Shelby <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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*'''Parent County:''' created 7 May 1914 from [[Teton County, Montana|Teton]] and [[Hill County, Montana|Hill]]  
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*'''County seat: '''Shelby <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:''' [[Glacier County, Montana|Glacier]] | [[Liberty County, Montana|Liberty]] | [[Pondera County, Montana|Pondera]]
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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=== Resources ===
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Biography ====
  
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kevin,_Montana Kevin]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naismith,_Montana Naismith<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1290810305156_787" />]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sweet_Grass,_Montana Sweet Grass]
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Toole%2C+Shelby|subject|disp=Shelby}}
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Census ====
  
*[[Glacier County, Montana|Glacier]]
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==== Church Records  ====
*[[Liberty County, Montana|Liberty]]
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*[[Pondera County, Montana|Pondera]]
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== Resources  ==
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{{MT Church Intro}}
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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'''LDS Ward and Branch Records'''
  
==== Church  ====
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:*Shelby
  
LDS Ward and Branch Records  
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==== Court Records ====
  
*Shelby
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==== Directories  ====
  
==== Court ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Gazetteers ====
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==== History  ====
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{{MT History Intro}}
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==== Land and Property  ====
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{{MT Land Intro}}
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
*See an [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MT/Toole_County interactive map] of Toole County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)
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[[Image:Mttoole.jpg|500px|Mttoole.jpg]]
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:*See an [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MT/Toole_County interactive map] of Toole County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)
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==== Migration  ====
  
 
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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{{MT Newspaper abstracts|Toole}}
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==== Obituaries  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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{{MT Probate Intro|Toole}}
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==== Public Records  ====
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==== Repositories  ====
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===== Courthouse  =====
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County Clerk and Recorder has birth, death and burial records from 1914 and land records from 1890; Clerk Court has marriage records from 1914, divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 418.</ref>&gt;
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===== Family History Centers  =====
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[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Societies  =====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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{{MT Tax Intro}}
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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{{MT Vital Intro}}
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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===== Birth =====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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===== Marriage  =====
  
== Web Sites ==
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===== Death =====
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==== Websites  ====
  
 
*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.  
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Toole|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Toole|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
== References ==
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=== Places ===
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{| width="620" border="0" align="left" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kevin,_Montana Kevin]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sunburst,_Montana Sunburst]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naismith,_Montana Naismith<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1290810305156_787" />]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sweet_Grass,_Montana Sweet Grass]
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| {{FHL|Montana%2C+Toole%2C+Shelby|subject|disp=Shelby}}
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[[Category:Toole_County,_Montana]]
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Latest revision as of 02:47, 26 February 2014

Guide to Toole County Montana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Toole County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded May 7, 1914
County Seat Shelby
Courthouse
Address Toole County Courthouse
226 1st St S
Shelby, MT 59474-1920
Phone: 406.434.2232
Toole County Website


Contents

Historical Facts

Beginning dates for major county records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Land
Probate
Court
1912*
1914*
1912*
1914
1914
1914
* For earlier dates, try... Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

Church records vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Montana denominations, view the Montana Church Records wiki page.

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Shelby

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Local histories are available for Toole County, Montana. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Montana Local Histories.

Land and Property

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Montana Land and Property for additional information about early Montana land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse, where records are currently housed.

Maps

Mttoole.jpg

  • See an interactive map of Toole County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)

Migration

Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Toole County, Montana newspapers in online catalogs like:

Obituaries

Probate

In most counties in Montana, probate records have been kept by the county judge. They include wills, inventories, claim registers, inheritance records, probate packets, and dockets. The records are available at the county courthouse.

The Family History Library Catalog lists films of probate records. To find the records for this county, use the Place Search for Montana, Toole - Probate records.

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

County Clerk and Recorder has birth, death and burial records from 1914 and land records from 1890; Clerk Court has marriage records from 1914, divorce, probate and court records[2]>

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers

Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Montana tax records complement land records and can be used to supplement the years between censuses. There may be gaps of several years in the records.

Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. A copy or an extract of most birth and death original records can be purchased from the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred. For information about marriages, divorces, and requirements for obtaining any vital records, see the CDC Where to Write website.

Birth
Marriage
Death

Websites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

Places

Kevin Sunburst
Naismith Sweet Grass
Shelby

References

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

 

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