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Powder River County, Montana

Powder River County was created on March 07, 1919 from Custer County.

Currently the Powder River County Seat is located in Broadus additionally, the county government website is

Areas surrounding Powder River County are Big Horn CountyRosebud CountyCuster CountyCarter CountyCrook County, Wyoming, Campbell County, Wyoming, Sheridan County, Wyoming.

Powder River 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.

Powder River County Society and Family History Resources

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

Powder River County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers frequently fail to notice the value of Powder River 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 Powder River 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.

Powder River County Links

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

Powder River Co. MT Books, Newspapers & Publications

Powder River Co. MT Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Powder River Co. MT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Powder River Co. MT Census Records

Powder River Co. MT Cemeteries & Church Records

Powder River Co. MT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Powder River Co. MT General and History Websites

Powder River Co. MT Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Powder River Co. MT Military Records