Lewis and Clark County, Montana Genealogy

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United States Gotoarrow.png Montana Gotoarrow.png Lewis and Clark County

County Courthouse

Lewis and Clark County
316 N Park Avenue
Helena, MT 59624
Phone: 406.447.8335 

County Clerk has birth records from 1907, divorce records
from 1895 and land records from 1865; Clerk District Court
has marriage, divorce, probate and court records [1]

History

Parent County

1865--Lewis & Clark County was created 2 February 1865 as an original county. County seat: Helena [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Augusta Helena Lincoln Marysville

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Helena

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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

Military

Newspapers

  • NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Montana newspapers including Butte and Helena newspapers. This database is sometimes free at libraries.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

For marriages from 1865-1887 see Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 416.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).