Jefferson County, Montana Genealogy
Guide to Jefferson County Montana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Jefferson County, Montana|
Location of Montana in the U.S.
|Founded||February 2, 1865|
|Address|| Jefferson County Courthouse|
PO Box H
Boulder, MT 59632
Jefferson County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
County Clerk has birth and death records from 1907
and land records from 1865; Clerk District Court
has marriage, probate and court records 
1865--Jefferson County was created 2 February 1865 as an original county. County seat: Boulder 
- See an interactive map of Jefferson County cemeteries and modern-day townships. (Histopolis)
- Basin Progress - more than 200 issues spanning 1897-1904 freely available via Google News Archive
- Basin Progress & Mining Review - more than 100 issues spanning 1905-1909 freely available via Google News Archive
- Basin Republican Rustler - more than 100 issues spanning 2006-2009 freely available via Google News Archive
- NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including Butte and Helena newspapers. This database is sometimes free at libraries.
For marriages from 1866-1900 see Western States Marriage Index.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 416.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).