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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Montana|Montana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Powder River County'''<br>
  
== History and Tidbits  ==
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=== Cities ===
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== County Courthouse ==
  
=== Unincorporated Communities  ===
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[http://prco.mt.gov/ Powder River County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 270<br>Broadus, MT 59317<br>Phone: 406.436.2361&nbsp;<br><br>County&nbsp;Clerk has birth, death and election records from 1919 <br>and land records from 1890’s; Clerk District Court has marriage<br>and divorce records from 1919, probate and court records <ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 417.</ref>
  
=== County Government Site ===
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== History ==
  
== Neighboring Counties  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1919--'''Powder River County was created 7 March 1919&nbsp;from [[Custer County, Montana|Custer]] County.'''County seat:''' Broadus <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>
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olive,_Montana Olive<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1290200298500_248" />]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonnette,_Montana Sonnette]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Broadus,_Montana Broadus]
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| [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Powderville,_Montana Powderville]
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Big Horn County, Montana|Big Horn]]
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*[[Campbell County, Wyoming|Campbell County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Carter County, Montana|Carter]]
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*[[Crook County, Wyoming|Crook County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Custer County, Montana|Custer]]
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*[[Rosebud County, Montana|Rosebud]]
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*[[Sheridan County, Wyoming|Sheridan County, Wyoming]]
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Montana%2C+Powder+River|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 22:07, 26 November 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Powder River County Courthouse
PO Box 270
Broadus, MT 59317
Phone: 406.436.2361 

County Clerk has birth, death and election records from 1919
and land records from 1890’s; Clerk District Court has marriage
and divorce records from 1919, probate and court records [1]

History

Parent County

1919--Powder River County was created 7 March 1919 from Custer County.County seat: Broadus [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Belle Creek Olive Sonnette
Biddle Otter
Broadus Powderville

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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