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Broadwater County, Montana

Broadwater County was created on February 09, 1897 from Jefferson County and Meagher County.

Currently the Broadwater County Seat is located in Townsend additionally, the county government website is

Areas surrounding Broadwater County are Meagher CountyGallatin CountyJefferson CountyLewis and Clark County.

Broadwater County includes Federal Census Schedules to guide in exploring your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 19001910192019301940. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Broadwater County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Broadwater County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Broadwater County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers frequently fail to notice the value of Broadwater County court, probate, and land documents as a source of ancestry and genealogy information and facts. Hidden away in Montana courthouses and archives just about everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of many Montana men and women.

The odds are excellent that your potential forefathers have left a in-depth document of at least a few factors of their lives in the Broadwater County court records. Even if your forebears is not discussed in a Court case, consider all of the other methods which could have lead to him or her to appear in court records.

Broadwater County Links

The following are web links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relating to Broadwater County. A lot of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some call for a payment. This is merely a directory that has been collected or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site above another. Feel free to furnish your own favorite Broadwater County genealogy or family history related sites.

Broadwater Co. MT Books, Newspapers & Publications

Broadwater Co. MT Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Broadwater Co. MT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Broadwater Co. MT Census Records

Broadwater Co. MT Cemeteries & Church Records

Broadwater Co. MT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Broadwater Co. MT General and History Websites

Broadwater Co. MT Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Broadwater Co. MT Military Records