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== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==
Madison County; 110 W Wallace St; Virginia City, MT 59755; Ph. 406.843.4270 Details: (Co Clk &amp; Redr has b &amp; d rec from 1909 &amp; land rec from 1864; Clk Cts has m rec from 1887, div, pro &amp;U ct rec from 1865)<br>
Madison County Courthouse<br> 110 W Wallace Street<br> Virginia City, MT 59755<br> Phone: 406.843.4270&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk and Recorder has birth and death records<br>from 1909 and&nbsp;land records from 1864; Clerk Court<br> has marriage records from 1887, divorce, probate and <br>court from 1865<br>
== History  ==
== History  ==

Revision as of 20:08, 12 September 2012

Template:Montana-stubUnited States  > Montana > Madison County

County Courthouse

Madison County Courthouse
110 W Wallace Street
Virginia City, MT 59755
Phone: 406.843.4270 

County Clerk and Recorder has birth and death records
from 1909 and land records from 1864; Clerk Court
has marriage records from 1887, divorce, probate and
court from 1865


Parent County

1865--Madison County was created 2 February 1865 as an original county. County seat: Virginia City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Alder Harrison Sheridan
Big Sky Norris Twin Bridges
Cameron Pony Union City
Ennis Ruby Virginia City

Neighboring Counties






Local Histories


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



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



Vital Records

For marriages from 1864-1887 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


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