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Lewis and Clark County, Montana

Lewis and Clark County was created on February 02, 1865 from Montana Territory as a Original County (originally called Edgerton County, name changed December 20, 1867).

Currently the Lewis and Clark County Seat is located in Helena additionally, the county government website is

Areas surrounding Lewis and Clark County are Teton CountyCascade CountyMeagher CountyBroadwater CountyJefferson CountyPowell CountyFlathead County.

Lewis and Clark County includes Federal Census Schedules to guide in exploring your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 18701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Lewis and Clark Co. Mortality Schedules can be acquired for 1870 and 1880. Lewis and Clark Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules is available for 1870 and 1880. Lewis and Clark Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Lewis and Clark County Society and Family History Resources

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

Lewis and Clark County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers frequently fail to notice the value of Lewis and Clark 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 Lewis and Clark 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.

Lewis and Clark County Links

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

Lewis and Clark Co. MT Books, Newspapers & Publications

Lewis and Clark Co. MT Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Lewis and Clark Co. MT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Lewis and Clark Co. MT Census Records

Lewis and Clark Co. MT Cemeteries & Church Records

Lewis and Clark Co. MT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Lewis and Clark Co. MT General and History Websites

Lewis and Clark Co. MT Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Lewis and Clark Co. MT Military Records

Lewis and Clark Co. MT Schools & Directories