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

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Valley County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 6, 1893
County Seat Glasgow
Courthouse
Address Valley County Courthouse
501 Court Sq Box 1
Glasgow, MT 59203-0311
Phone: 406.228.8221
Valley County Website

Contents

County Courthouse


County Clerk and Recorderr has birth, death and land
records from early 1900’s; Clerk Court has marriage,
divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1893--Valley County was created 6 February 1893 from Dawson County.  County seat: Glasgow [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Frazer Nashua St. Marie
Fort Peck Opheim
Glasgow Oswego

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

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Fort Peck
  • Glasgow

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

For marriages from 1893-1908 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).

 

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