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Richland County, Montana

Richland County was created on May 27, 1914 from Dawson County.

Currently the Richland County Seat is located in Sidney additionally, the county government website is

Areas surrounding Richland County are Roosevelt CountyMcCone CountyDawson CountyWibaux CountyMcKenzie County, North Dakota.

Richland 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.

Richland County Society and Family History Resources

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

Richland County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers frequently fail to notice the value of Richland 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 Richland 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.

Richland County Links

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

Richland Co. MT Books, Newspapers & Publications

Richland Co. MT Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Richland Co. MT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Richland Co. MT Census Records

Richland Co. MT Cemeteries & Church Records

Richland Co. MT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Richland Co. MT General and History Websites

Richland Co. MT Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Richland Co. MT Military Records