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Carter County, Montana

Carter County was created on February 22, 1917 from Fallon County.

Currently the Carter County Seat is located in Ekalaka additionally, the county government website is

Areas surrounding Carter County are Powder River CountyCuster CountyFallon CountyHarding County, South Dakota, Butte County, South Dakota, Crook County, Wyoming.

Carter County includes Federal Census Schedules to guide in exploring your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 192019301940. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Carter County Society and Family History Resources

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

Carter County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers frequently fail to notice the value of Carter 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 Carter 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.

Carter County Links

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

Carter Co. MT Books, Newspapers & Publications

Carter Co. MT Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Carter Co. MT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Carter Co. MT Census Records

Carter Co. MT Cemeteries & Church Records

Carter Co. MT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Carter Co. MT General and History Websites

Carter Co. MT Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Carter Co. MT Military Records