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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Petroleum County'''<br>  
 
[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Petroleum County'''<br>  
  
Guide to '''Petroleum County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Petroleum County Montana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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| county = Petroleum County
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| state = Montana
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| founded year = 1924
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| founded date = November 24
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| seat = Winnett
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| building address = Petroleum County Courthouse<br>201 E Main<br> PO Box 226 <br>Winnett, MT 59087<br>Phone: 406.429.5311 <br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Petroleum-County-Montana-Courts.htm '''Petroleum County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.courtreference.com/Petroleum-County-Montana-Courts.htm Petroleum County Courthouse]<br>201 E Main; PO Box 226; <br>Winnett, MT 59087<br>Phone: 406.429.5311&nbsp;<br><br>Director of Records has birth, marriage,&nbsp;death, burial, divorce,&nbsp;<br>probate, court and land records from 1925<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 417.</ref>  
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Director of Records has birth, marriage,&nbsp;death, burial, divorce,&nbsp;<br>probate, court and land records from 1925<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 417.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1924--'''Petroleum County was created 24 November 1924&nbsp;from [[Fergus County, Montana|Fergus]] and [[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Winnett <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline"> </span>  
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'''1924--'''Petroleum County was created 24 November 1924&nbsp;from [[Fergus County, Montana|Fergus]] and [[Garfield County, Montana|Garfield ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Winnett <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline" class="Apple-style-span"> </span>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====

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

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Petroleum County, Montana
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Montana
Location of Montana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 24, 1924
County Seat Winnett
Courthouse
Address Petroleum County Courthouse
201 E Main
PO Box 226
Winnett, MT 59087
Phone: 406.429.5311
Petroleum County Website


County Courthouse

Director of Records has birth, marriage, death, burial, divorce, 
probate, court and land records from 1925[1]

History

Parent County

1924--Petroleum County was created 24 November 1924 from Fergus and Garfield Counties.
County seat: Winnett [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cat Creek Teigen
Flatwillow Winnett

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

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. 417.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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