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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Liberty County'''<br>  
 
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Guide to '''Liberty County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Liberty County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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| founded year = 1920
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| building address = Liberty County Courthouse<br> 111 1st Street East<br>Chester, MT 59522 <br>Phone: 406.759.5365<br>[http://co.liberty.mt.us/ '''Liberty County Website'''] }}
  
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
 
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County Clerk has birth and death and land records from 1902<br>Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1920, divorce, <br>probatediv, and court records<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 416.</ref>  
[http://co.liberty.mt.us/ Liberty County Courthouse]<br>111 1st Street East<br>Chester, MT 59522 <br>Phone: 406.759.5365&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth and death and land records from 1902<br>Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1920, divorce, <br>probatediv, and court records<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 416.</ref>  
 
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 01:25, 18 April 2013

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

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Liberty County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 11, 1920
County Seat Chester
Courthouse
Address Liberty County Courthouse
111 1st Street East
Chester, MT 59522
Phone: 406.759.5365
Liberty County Website


County Courthouse

County Clerk has birth and death and land records from 1902
Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1920, divorce,
probatediv, and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1920--Liberty County was created 11 February 1920 from Chouteau and Hill Counties.  County seat: Chester [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Chester Joplin Lothair Whitlash

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Chester Cemetery- located N W across the railroad tracks.  Call the Clerk and Recorder's office 406-759-5365.

Joplin Cemetery- located S E of Joplin. Call the Clerk and Recorder's office 406-759-5365.

Erickson Cemetery- located about 15 miles south of Chester.  Call the Clerk and Recorder's office 406-759-5365.

Whitlash Cemetery- located at Whitlash.  Call the Clerk and Recorder's office 406-759-5365.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Liberty County Library 110  First East, Chester, MT 59522.   phone 406 759-5445

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