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Powell County, Montana
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Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers.

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We're looking for folks who share our dedication to putting data online and are interested in helping this project be successful. If you are interested in joining our group, view our
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Check your attics!
Dust off your family scrapbooks!
We're looking for DATA for this site!!!


If you are interested in adding your families' information this website,
email us. We'll be happy to help your families' obituaries, news items and other historical data find a home here at Montana Genealogy Trails, where it will remain free for all to view.

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WE REGRET THAT WE ARE UNABLE TO DO PERSONAL RESEARCH FOR YOU.
ALL DATA IS ADDED TO THE SITE AS WE COME ACROSS IT, SO IF IT IS NOT HERE, WE DON'T HAVE ACCESS TO IT.

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Founded 1901
Seat: Deer Lodge
Largest city: Deer Lodge

City
* Deer Lodge
Census-designated places
* Avon * Elliston * Garrison * Ovando

The current Montana State Prison facility is located in an unincorporated area in the county, near Deer Lodge.

 Online Data

Biographies

Births

Census

Church Histories / Records

Death Records

Family Bibles

Marriages

Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
June 2013: obit for CHILDS

PREVIOUS UPDATES
obit for CULVER; bios for LINTZ, JOHNSON; obit for RITSE; Vietnam War Casualties; List of Cemeteries; history of state penitentiary; history of Deer Lodge, MT; WW2 Casualties


We're looking to add the transcribed data from the vital records, biographies from the county histories as well as the county history information itself, transcriptions of obituaries, burial data from cemetery trompings and/or readings, the data from military pensions and other service records; enumerations from census years, any newspaper gleanings for the family members including birth announcements, marriage announcements, death notices/obits and anything in between - in short, the data you used to build your family tree (rather than the tree itself since we don't have the space or manpower to accept gedcoms and trees)

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Surrounding Counties
* Flathead County, Montana - north
*
Lewis and Clark County, Montana - northeast & east
*
Jefferson County, Montana - southeast
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Deer Lodge County, Montana - south
*
Granite County, Montana - southwest
*
Missoula County, Montana - west


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