Lincoln County, Montana Genealogy

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County Courthouse

Lincoln County Courthouse
512 California Ave
Libby, MT 59923
Phone: 406.293.7781 

County Clerk has birth, death and land records from 1909;
Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records;
County Clerk also has some trancsribed birth and death records
prior to 1909 [1]

History

Parent County

1909--Lincoln County was created 9 March 1909 from Flathead County.  County seat:  Libby [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Eureka Libby Trego
Fortine Rexford Troy

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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

Military

Newspapers

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

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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