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Fergus County, Montana

Fergus County was created on March 12, 1885 from Montana Territory as a Original County.

Currently the Fergus County Seat is located in Lewistown additionally, the county government website is

Areas surrounding Fergus County are Chouteau CountyBlaine CountyPhillips CountyPetroleum CountyMusselshell CountyGolden Valley CountyWheatland CountyJudith Basin County.

Fergus County includes Federal Census Schedules to guide in exploring your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Fergus Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Fergus County Society and Family History Resources

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

Fergus County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers frequently fail to notice the value of Fergus 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 Fergus 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.

Fergus County Links

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

Fergus Co. MT Books, Newspapers & Publications

Fergus Co. MT Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Fergus Co. MT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Fergus Co. MT Census Records

Fergus Co. MT Cemeteries & Church Records

Fergus Co. MT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Fergus Co. MT General and History Websites

Fergus Co. MT Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Fergus Co. MT Military Records