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Carbon County, Montana

Carbon County was created on March 04, 1895 from Park County and Yellowstone County.

Currently the Carbon County Seat is located in Red Lodge additionally, the county government website is

Areas surrounding Carbon County are Park CountyStillwater CountyYellowstone CountyBig Horn CountyBig Horn County, Wyoming, Park County, Wyoming.

Carbon 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.

Carbon County Society and Family History Resources

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

Carbon County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers frequently fail to notice the value of Carbon 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 Carbon 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.

Carbon County Links

The following are web links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relating to Carbon 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 Carbon County genealogy or family history related sites.

Carbon Co. MT Books, Newspapers & Publications

Carbon Co. MT Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Carbon Co. MT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Carbon Co. MT Census Records

Carbon Co. MT Cemeteries & Church Records

Carbon Co. MT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Carbon Co. MT General and History Websites

Carbon Co. MT Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Carbon Co. MT Military Records