Yellowstone Genealogy Forum

 

LDS Family History Library

 

1000 WICKS LANE, BILLINGS, MONTANA

 

Revised 20 August 2001c

 

MONTANA CITY AND COUNTY HISTORIES (BOOKS)

 

 

   BIG HORN

 

          "Northern Cheyenne Indian Obits"

 

            "1891 Crow Montana Census", Big Horn County

 

            "Trails and Tales, South of the Yellowstone ", by the Trails and Tales Historical Committee, Yellowstone, Big Horn and Carbon Counties

 

 

     CARBON

 

          "Cemetery Records of Carbon County, Montana, compiled by the Yellowstone Genealogy Forum

 

            "Exploring the Yellowstone High County", a history of the Cook City area, by Ralph Glidden                  

 

            "Trails and Tales, South of the Yellowstone", by Trails and Tales Historical Committe,   Yellowstone, Big Horn and Carbon Coutny.

 

     FERGUS

 

            "Central Montana Wagon Trails", compiled Lewistown Genealogy Society, Inc. Newsletter 1986 - 1995

 

            "1900 Federal Census Index, Fergus County, Montana", compiled by Lewistown Genealogy Society

 

 

     GALLATIN

 

            "Growing Pains", Three Forks, Montana, 1908 - 1976, by Frances Dennings

 

 

      HILL

 

            "Cemetery Inscriptions and Church Records from Hingman, Rudyard, Inverness, Whitlash, Lothair, Joplin and Chester, Montana, compiled and typed by Una Moog, published by the Broken Mountian Genelogical Society.             

           

            "Grit, Gut and Gusto", a history of Hill County, published by Hill County's Bicentennial Commission 1976

 

                       

     LIBERTY

 

            "Cemetery Inscriptions and Church Records from Hingham, Rudyard, Inverness, Whitlash, Lothair, Joplin and Chester, Montana, Compiled and typed by Una Moog, published by the Broken Mountian Genelogical Society.

 

 

MUSSELSHELL

 

          "Horizons O'er the Musselshell", by the Roundup Valley Pioneer Club

 

            "Roundup City, New Miners, Old Miners and Odd Fellows Cemeteries", by Roundup      Rootdiggers, Inc.

 

            "This is My County", upper Musselshell Valley, by Joseph Stearns.

 

 

PARK

 

            Birth Records of Livingston, Montana, 1890 - 1907

 

            Birth Records of Livingston, Montana, 1907 - 1967

 

 

PETROLEUM

 

            "Wallview Cemetery in Southwest  Petroleum County, Montana", by Roundup Root Diggers

 

 

POWDER RIVER

 

          "Echoing Footsteps", Powder River County

 

            "Powder River Portrait, 1976", compiled and edited by Powder River Portraits Committee

 

 

 ROSEBUD

 

            "Northern Cheyene Indian Obits"

           

            "Sumatra, Montana", by Bob Gribe

 

 

WHEATLAND      

 

            "They Came and Stayed, Rosebud County History, by Rosebud County Bicentennial Committee

 

            "Yesteyears and Pioneers",  Wheatland County, compiled by Harlowton Woman's Club

           

 

YELLOWSTONE

 

            "Ashlar Lodge No. 29, A.F. & A.M., Billings Montana 1884 -1958, by Lyman E. Smith. Masonic

 

            "Billings Centennial Book, 1882 - 1982", Historic pages from the Billings Gazette, by Robert J. Rosatti

 

            Billings City Directories, 1960 - 1962, 1967 - 1968, 1971, 1973 - 1979, 1983 – 1985

 

            "Broadview in Review", 80 years along the Buffalo Trail, by Betty L. Rue

 

            "Broadview in Review, 80 years along the Buffalo Trail, Supplement, by Betty L. Rue

 

            "Feats and Faces", chronicles of 26 Billings women with photographs, edited by Deborah Schaffer, Ph.D and Rachel Schaffer           

 

            "Genealogical Records of Yellowstone County Tombstone Records", by the DAR,  Shining Mountain Chapter, Records through 1979, Shepherd area

 

            "Lest We Forget, Shepherd, Montana", compiled by Luella De Vries, Sharon Walshe, Nell Kinghorn and Marguerite Gerrings

 

            Montana Mountview Cemetery binder of Computer print outs - 1989

 

            "Moss Mansion", Interpreter's Manual, Spring 1987

 

            "Old Mountview Cemetery, 1881 - 1951", City Records, Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana.  In two books, compiled by the Yellowstone Genealogy Forum

 

            "Records of Yellowstone County Cemetery, Billings, Montana 1931 = 1967

 

            "Tombstone Records of Yellowstone County, 1931 - 1967

 

            "Trails and Tales, South of the Yellowstone", by Trails and Tales Historical Committee

            Vital Statistics from the Billings Gazette, Billings Post and Weekly Time starting in 1882, collected by the Billings Parmly Library

           

            "Yellowstone County and the World War, World War I", published by W. W. Gail

                       

            "Yellowstone County Cemteries, Volume I & II, by the Yellowstone Genealogy Forum

 

            "Yellowstone County, Montana Marriages, 1881 - 1899", by the Yellowstone Genealogy Forum

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS MONTANA (BOOKS)

 

           

            1860 U.S.  Census for Washington Territory ( became Montana Territory) Index

 

            Montana Territory 1870 Census Index, compiled by Thelma Marshall, Great Falls Genealogy Society

 

            1880 U.S. Census for Montana Territory (Soundex) Index

           

            "Directory of Organizations and Units of the Montana National Guard", 1943 with Index

 

            "Golden Opportunities", a biographical history of the Jewish communities, by Julie L. Coleman

 

            "Just Reminiscing", by L.H. "Lew" Miller

 

            "Montana Almanac 1959 - 1960"

 

            "The Montana Historical and Genealogical Data Index, compiled by Paulette K. Parpart and Donald E. Spritzer

.

            "Montana Territory of Treasures", Custer, Sitting Bull, Calamity Jane, mountain men, gold miners, vigilantes and etc, by Bob and Kathryn Wright

 

            "Montana - Wyoming Indians", by Bureau of Indian Affairs

 

            "Names on the Face of Montana", the story of Montana's Place Names", by Roberta Cheney

 

 


 

MICROFILM   U. S. CENSUS FOR THE COUNTIES IN MONTANA

 

            1870 U. S. Census for all counties in Montana Territory                        Film # 0552326

 

            1880 U. S. Census for all counties in Montana Territory                        Film # 1254742

 

            1890 U. S. Census for Civil War Veterans and Widows                        Film # 0338194

 

            1900 U. S. Census for all counties in the State of Montana                    Film # Several

 

            1910 U. S. Census for all coutines in the State of Montana                    Film # Several

 

            1920 U. S. Census for all counties in the State of Montana                    Film # Several

 

            1880  Soundex (A000 thru N666)                                                        Film # 0287767

           

            1880 Soundex (A-100 thru end)                                                           Film # 0287768

 

            1900 Soundex (C200)                                                                          Film # 1245816

 

            1900 Soundex (A000)                                                                          Film # 1245812

 

            1885 - 1896 Fort Peck Census                                                            Film # 0576840

 

            1913 - 1919 Fort Peck Census                                                            Film # 0576843

 

 

 

MICROFILM   MONTANA COUNTIES

 

 

 BEAVERHEAD

 

          Dillon Church Records                                                              Film # 0870043

 

 

BLAINE

 

          Cemetery Records Miscellaneous (See Box)                             Film # 0928250

 

 

 CASCADE

 

          Abstracts of Wills 1884 - 1927                                                 Film # 0870042

 

            Cemeteries (See Box)                                                               Film # 0928250

 

            Marriages of Cascade County                                                   Film # 0870042

                       

CHOTEAU

 

            Cemeteries (See Box)                                                               Film # 0928250

 

CUSTER

 

            Custer (Crow ?)                                                                       Film # 1240915

 

DEER LODGE

 

            Cemetery Records                                                                    Film # 0873694

 

            Marriages                                                                                 Film # 1820969

 

            Marriages of Deer Lodge County                                              Film # 0870042

 

            Marriage Records 1907 - 1920                                                Film # 1906090

 

FERGUS

 

            Cemetery Records                                                                    Film # 0928250

                                               

            Church Records (Lewistown)                                                   Film # 0870043

 

GALLATIN

 

            1st Presbyterian Church Records (Bozeman)                             Film # 0870042

           

            Bozeman Obituaries (1962 - 1963)                                           Film # 1597825

 

            Cemetery Records                                                                    Film # 0873694

 

            Old Tombstone Records                                                           Film # 0870042

 

GLACIER

 

            Miscellaneous Death Records                                                   Film # 0928250

 

GRANITE  

 

            Cemetery Records                                                                    Film # 0873694

 

HILL

 

            1st Episcopal Church Records                                                  Film # 0870043

 

            Miscellaneous Death Records                                                   Film # 0928250

 

JUDITH BASIN

 

          Cemetery Records                                                                    Film # 0928250

 

LAKE

 

            Cemetery Records                                                                    Film # 0873694

 

           

LEWIS & CLARK

 

          Miscellaneous Death Records                                                   Film # 0928250

 

            Marriage Index 1865 - 1967                                                    Film # 1906337

 

            Marriage Applications\Certificates 1919 - 1926                        Film # 1906503

 

            Marriages 1918                                                                        Film # 1906502

 

            Marriages 1942                                                                        Film # 1906506

 

LIBERTY

 

            Miscellaneous Death Records (See Box)                                   Film # 0928250

 

MISSOULA

 

            Cemetery Records                                                                    Film # 0873694

 

            Church and Marriage Records                                                  Film # 0870043

 

            Marriage Records 1883 - 1892                                                Film # 0870042

 

                                                                                                           

MUSSELSHELL

 

            Obituaries 1987 - 1992 Roundup Tribune                                 Film # 1598060

                                   

PARK

 

          St Andrew Episcopal Church Records (Livingston, MT)            Film # 0870043

           

            Cemeteries                                                                               Film # 1320701

 

PHILLIPS

 

            Miscellaneous Death Records                                                   Film # 0928250

 

PONDERA

 

        Miscellaneous Death Records                                                   Film # 0928250

 

RAVALLI

 

            Ravalli County Cemetery                                                          Film # 0908772

 

ROOSEVELT

 

          Fort Peck, BIN Register 1901                                                  Film # 1637767

 

SILVER BOW

 

            Cemetery Records                                                                    Film # 0873694

 

STILLWATER

 

            "They Gazed on the Beartooths ", Volume I       (Item 3)            Film # 1320649

 

            "They Gazed on the Beartooths", Volume II      (Item 3)            Film # 1697673

 

TETON

 

            Cemeteries (See Box)                                                               Film # 0928250

 

TOOLE

 

          Miscellaneous Death Records (See Box)                                   Film # 0928250

 

YELLOWSTONE

 

            Miscellaneous obituaries from the Billings Gazette                      Film # 1421725

             1981 - 1986

 

            Miscellaneous obituaries from the Billings Gazette                      Film # 1597825

             1987 - 1988

 

            Miscellaneous obituaries from the Billings Gazette                      Film # 0870042

             1989

 

            Miscellaneous obituaries from the Billings Gazette                      Film # 0870042

             1990

           

            Miscellaneous obituaries from the Billings Gazette                      Film # 0870042

             1991

 

            Miscellaneous obituaries from the Billings Gazette                      Film # 0870042

                1992

 

            Miscellaneous obituaries from the Billings Gazette                      Film # 1307684

               1993

              

            Marriages                                                         (Item 4)            Film # 0870042

 

 

 

MICROFICHE  of  MONTANA COUNTIES

 

LEWIS & CLARK

 

          Land Ownership Maps in 1890                                                 1 FICHE # 6079651

 

 

MADISON

                  

            Tombstone Records of Virginia City, Madison County, Montana, Montana 

                                                                                                            1  FICHE # 6018046

 

                                                                                   

RAVALLI

 

            Vital Statistics, 1889 - 1910.  Extracted from the "Northwest Tribune"

                                                                                                             1  FICHE # 6010515             

 

  MONTANA

 

            Montana Genealogical and Local History Records         5  FICHE # 6019973

           

 

            Montana - Church Records - Inventory of the Vital Statistics Records of Church and Religious Organization in Montana, Bozeman, Montana   3  FICHE # 6046711

            WPA  1942  117 pp

 

            Montana - Vital Records - Guide to Public Statistics in Montana, Historical Records Survey, WPA 1941 85 PP,                                                   2  FICHE # 6046712

 

 

VERTICAL FOLDER FILE of  MONTANA Information

 

           

            "The Darkest Hour", an account of the Smith Mine Disaster, by Fay Kuhlman, Carbon County 

 

            "Montana Coal and Iron Company", by J. M. Freeman, Carbon County, Montana

 

            "The Tensley Homestead", pamphlets

 

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